VU's Guide to Festival Fashion

Coachella is underway and that can only mean one thing, festival season is officially here! With festivals of course comes festival fashion, were talking wellies, raincoats, shorts and a whole heap of accessories! Festival season is a time of fashion lovers everywhere to spread their wings and put personal spins on the iconic festival look. We've put together a quick guide to festival fashion this year with pieces that you can buy straight from Vanilla Underground!

Coachella is one of the places for fashionistas, a celebrity hotspot the festival has seen the likes of Kylie Jenner, Suki Waterhouse, Taylor Swift and more! The American festival pretty much starts the festival season off with a bang but if you're over here on UK soil dont look too sad because we have a host of awesome festivals coming up this Summer... which means even more excuses to freshen up your wardrobe.

V Festival has been bringing us some of the best live pop performances since 1996! Set in Weston Park and Hylands Park across two dates the festival is known for it's fun and fashionable vibe. This year's line up is looking pretty solid if you're a pop music fanatic, with Justin Bieber, Sia, Rita Ora, Bastille, Jess Gylnne all confirmed to perform.

V festival is the ideal place to stretch your fashionista legs with the classic looks tried and tested, we've picked out three fun slogan inspired tees from one of our stocked brands Junk Food Clothing that will have you feeling the festival vibe in no time.

slogan-tees

Junk Food Clothing are fresh from the US and offer a gorgeous mix of striking prints on vintage inspired garments, a cool option for getting that laid back look these super cute tees are a must for teaming with the classic demin shorts and wellies combo. Offering something a little different to the standard slogan t-shirt look these fun tees each offer a unique print and look; from the retro looking California print to the vintage washed out Cadillac Wheels to the eye popping Daydream Believer design.

Junk Food offer a more relaxed fit and feel that is going to make life way more fun in the hot Summer weather, the round necks are perfect for showing off your favourite necklace and the vintage edge look of the Junk Food range work perfectly with denim staples.

Junk Food California Women's T-Shirt

Junk Food Cadillac Hot Lips Women's Vest

Junk Food Daydream Believer Women's Oversized Crop Top

Arguably the leader of all festivals Glastonbury is set to return this year for another spell of iconic moments, with some of the most legendary bands and artists in music history gracing the stages this year's line up sees Adele, Muse, Coldplay, Foals, Disclosure and more.

Returning to the legendary site at Worthy Farm in Somerset Glastonbury has been bringing some of the top names in music and performing arts together since 1970; another celebrity hotspot, Glasto made the festival fashion look what it is with muddy fields and British weather bringing out the wellies and rain mac look out in force.

Glastonbury festival is more known for it's indie look with a more paired down and laid back vibe, great for mixing up your style you can come into your own with a cute ditsy print skirt, oversized jacket, fedora hat and cute over the shoulder bag. The doom and gloom of the British weather has been known to hamper the festival spirit making wellies pretty much an essential element to your day; but dont let that stop you looking sweet in pretty pastels.

pretty-pastel

Another of our favourite brands Blood Is The New Black is a one of a kind range bringing some of the best up and coming designers to your doorstep. The collection offers different designs from artists across the globe with a percentage of the proceeds going straight back to the artist themselves. Perfect if you're looking for something a little unique the BITNB range means you'll be standing out from the crowd this year.

The relaxed style Teepee vest captures the essence of festival season with a faded out image across the front, thin straps and a lightweight feel along with a  loose armhole style that makes this vest ideal for all a cute lace bralett underneath. The pastel pink sweater is again similarly a lightweight addition to your festival look, great for wearing over a fun little tee for when the temperature drops, the striking print adds something unique to your look along with the gorgeous colour.

The tie front tee is another sweet way to liven up your Glastonbury look, the contrast of the pink against the slightly grungier photography style image is a cool way to toughen up the look. The cute tie front details adds something a little different with a vintage nod, great for showcasing detailed denims or a stylish belt. The slouchy neck and cap sleeves is again a summer must along with a stylish and flattering cut of the t-shirt.

Blood Is The New Black Teepee Women's Vest

Blood Is The New Black Bubbles Women's Sweater

Blood Is The New Black Floral Madness Women's T-Shirt

If you're looking for something a little heavier then Download festival is the place to be, established as one of the ultimate festivals for metal and rock fans some of the most iconic bands have graced the Download stages. A haven for rockers and rock chics the festival fashion sees band tees galore with classic cuts or a more fashionable edge.

This years' line up sees icons Rammstein, Black Sabbath and Iron Maiden as headliners along with Megadeth, Nightwish, Deftones and more. Coming together at Donnington Park over three dates Download festival brings together heavy metal legends with up and coming rockers.

The perfect place to show off your fandom in style wearing band tees is pretty much a must for festival goers, whether you're looking for something simple and classic or switching it up for a little more fashion forward feel there's a whole host of band tees at Vanilla Underground.

band-tees

Band tees are pretty much our thing and you'll find a whole range of official band t-shirts, whether it's heavy metal, classic rock, pop rock and more there's something for every fan. You can find classic designs or hot of the press releases to suit your style, whether you like the standard black or you're into fresh whites, marl greys or grungy charcoals we've got you covered.

Playing the Lemmy stage on Sunday 12th June, this Iron Maiden tee is the perfect way to show your love for the classic band; printed on a black t-shirt the design has a nostalgic almost retro feel that will have you looking and feeling the part. In a similar fashion the iconic Black Sabbath t-shirt is a must have tee! Printed on a classic black the design has made it's name not only as awesome album artwork but was also featured in the Marvel Avengers movie as worn by Robert Downey Jr.

The style of t-shirt offers a slim fit ladies style with standard crew neck and short sleeves, great for throwing on in the tent or if you fancy getting a little DIY, this style of tee is great for customizing yourself! Ideal for teaming with denim and a leather jacket let your t-shirt do the talking in style!

Our acid wash band tee range is another great choice and offers something a little different to the more iconic band tee look, this style of t-shirt offers a more relaxed fit and feel with a round neck and cap sleeves detail. The acid wash style of this range give the top a cool edge along with a distinctive worn or washed out retro feel; great if you're looking for something a little different for festival season.

Official Iron Maiden Slasher Women's T-Shirt

Slipknot Logo Women's Acid Wash T-Shirt

Official Black Sabbath Avengers Tony Stark Tour '78 Women's T-Shirt

Let us know how you'll be dressing up your festival style this year, tweet us @VanillaUnderG with your festival inspired look!

 

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