Call me an old hippy, but as soon as the sun comes out I gravitate to anything embroidered, particularly Mexican folk dresses.
I love the detail, the colours and the fact you can waft about in them as a dress with flat sandals (I love a good wafting dress), or as a tunic over to-the-ankle-trousers.
During a little (child-free) trawl in TK Maxx over the weekend, I spotted this holiday gem – which should have been £105 reduced to a TKM bargainous £29.99:
There are lots of similarly embroidered styles on the high street too – more suitable for daywear than hanging poolside. Here are some of my favourites: