Real clothes: All decked out
Slip into a floaty, strappy dress for a long, languorous summer
Aside from The Independent, Annalisa Barbieri writes for the Economist's Intelligent Life magazine, and the New Statesman. A former contributing editor of the Independent on Sunday and fishing correspondent of the Independent, she is also patron of Rights of Women
Sunday 18 July 1999
Photographs by NEIL MASSEY
Styled by ZOe BROWN
Clockwise from right:
Pink silk dress (sizes 6-16), pounds 150, orange slip (worn underneath, sizes 6-16), pounds 75, Whistles, 20 The Market, London WC2; Princes Square, Buchanan Street, Glasgow (tel: 0171 487 4484). Pink sequin flip-flops (sizes 3-8), pounds 285, Gina Couture, 9 Old Bond Street, London W1 (tel: 0171 409 7090).
White linen dress (sizes 8-16), pounds 39.99, Oasis, 292 Regent Street, London W1 (tel: 01865 881986), silver leather flip-flops (sizes 3-8), pounds 185, Gina, 9 Old Bond Street, London W1 (tel: 0171 409 7090).
White and pink floral dress (sizes 8-16), pounds 50, Warehouse, 19-21 Argyll Street, London W1; 22 Albion Arcade, Unit 4 Shopping Plaza, Leeds (tel: 0207 841 3000).
Pink/turquoise crochet dress (sizes 10-16), pounds 89.95, Karen Millen, 262- 264 Regent Street, London W1 (tel: 01622 664032).
Lilac dress (sizes 8-16), pounds 70, French Connection, 249 Regent Street, London W1; 14-16 St Ann Street, Manchester (tel: 0171 399 7200).
The Independent on Sunday team stayed at the Grand Lido Negril, on the west coast of Jamaica, set on a two-mile crescent of white sand in 22 acres of grounds. For further information on all inclusive holidays, call SuperClubs (tel: 01749 677200).
Hair & make-up by Sharon Willmore using A la Carte. Modelled by Stacey.
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