Looking for fashion inspo for summer 2022? TikTok is filled with style trends. And we’ve picked out six that we predict are going to be huge this season so you know what to invest in. You’re welcome!
Looking for your summer style for 2022? Check out these trends, inspired by TikTok.
Trend #1: Platform Shoes
One shoe trend with many options to choose from is platforms. These shoes can elevate your height and make it look like your legs go on for days. You can have your pick from sneaker-style platforms – great for an edgy day look – or the high-heeled variety which are perfect for date night.
Get these at Sissy Boy
Top is stylist’s own, handbag from Rato Pela
Trend #2: Oversized Sunglasses
This sunny season is going to be bright so keep your peepers protected while being fashion-forward by investing in a set (or hauling out) the oversized sunglasses. Styles reminiscent of the ‘70s are really having a moment, so make sure yours are large and in charge.
Get these at YDE
Top from Zara, shoes are model’s own, handbag from Rato Pela
Trend #3: Crochet Sets
We know that matching sets were big business in 2022. And another ‘70s throwback that is going to be *huge* in summer is crochet. Wearing these two trends together as a matching set couldn’t be cuter! These come in their natural beige tone but also in fun shades for a pop of colour.
Get this set at The Fix
Blazer is stylist’s own, shoes from Sissy Boy
Trend #4: Extreme Cut-outs
The sun is out and it’s the season to show off some skin. And what better way to do that than with some strategic cut-outs? This trend can be found in clothing items ranging from jeans to body-hugging dresses. Who needs a low-cut top when you could have some hip exposed?
Get this at Sissy Boy
Shoes from Sissy Boy
The slip dress is a summer must-have! Click here for six local brands that have perfected this sexy satin item.
Trend #5: Micro Skirts
No need to cover up when the African sun is shining – this trend is all about having as little fabric as possible. Which is probs why the seasonal staple mini is getting even shorter for summer 2022. Meet the micro skirt, it's fun, teeny-tiny and designed to show off your fabulous legs and shout confidence.
Get this at Zara
Top from Cotton On, shoes are stylist’s own
Trend #6: Cargo Pants
Y2K fashion – which comes from the late ‘90s – is also back again. And it brought the iconic cargo pants with it. These rugged utility pants are comfortable to wear, are universally flattering and can be paired with anything from a basic tee to a pleather bralette to make a stylish impact.
Get these at H&M
Corset top from Sissy Boy, shoes from The Fix