The Sporting Season

Inspire your game plan with sketches from the studio.
23rd June 2014

On your marks: summer’s whirlwind of events is upon us. Inspire your look with these exclusive sketches to take you from centre court to royal enclosure. Get set, go!

Dress codes abound so play up a demure midi hemline with a flash of modern neon in your accessories. The daisy lace dress  even has pockets for stowing your race card and keeping your hands free for champagne.
Derby Festival Epsom, 6th – 7th July 2014
Glorious Goodwood, 29th July – 2nd August 2014

Matthew Williamson SS14 races
Matthew Williamson SS14 Daisy Lace White Dress
Matthew Williamson SS14 Dragonfly Necklace
Matthew Williamson SS14  Wild Botanical Shift

The hand-drawn print of our Wild Botanical skirt taps into this summer’s trend for a new breed of power pretty. Tuck in a silk shirt then highlight the waist with a flash of the dragonfly belt. Or opt for an easy summer dress. Game, set and match to these styles.
Wimbledon Championships, 23rd June – 6th July
Aegeon Championships at Queen’s Club, 9th – 15th June 2014

Matthew Williamson SS14 Dragonfly blouse and skirt
Matthew Williamson SS14 dragonfly chiffon silk shirt
Matthew Williamson SS14 dragonfly yellow belt
Matthew Williamson SS14 wild botanical skirt

The regatta river
By the time the sun hits its midsummer peak, make the Oxford river your Riviera in a printed summer dress that channels that sunny, free-spirited vibe. Steal a boat club blazer to throw over your shoulders should the sun go behind the clouds.
Henley Royal Regatta, 2nd – 6th July 2014
Cowes Week, 2nd – 8th August 2014

Matthew Williamson SS14 Floral Scatter Curved Hem Dress
Matthew Williamson SS14 Floral Haze Curved Hem Dress
Matthew Williamson SS14 Bella Coral Flat Shoes
Matthew Williamson SS14 Kahlo Patchwork Bag

With the dates in your diary, dresses in your wardrobe and sunglasses ready to shade you from the summer heat, these are the only looks you’ll need to guide you through the season.The End

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