Millenial purple: The hottest colour trend of 2020

With so much up in the air these days, lift your spirits with one of the most promising colour trends of the year: millennial purple. Best described as a powdery shade of delicious taro ice cream, it’s been seen on everyone from Harry Styles to K-pop sensation, Sunmi.

Join the purple haze with our round-up of the latest must-have millennial purple fashion items below:

Faithfull The Brand floral-print crepe mini dress

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Nothing says ‘girly’ like a well-fitted mini dress. Shirred to accentuate your natural curves, this millennial purple dress with ditsy florals will revive your feminine side, while the voluminous blouson sleeve detail gives it a subtle element of drama. 

Available on Net-a-Porter

Vince silk-satin wide-leg pants

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With more time spent lounging at home, these silk trousers with an elastic waistband is perfect for all your stay-in activities, but looks equally dashing as daytime attire at the office. Pair the vibrant lavender shade with whites and neutrals for a smart, crisp look.

Available on Net-a-Porter

Gucci Broadway embellished quilted satin tote

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Looking for something more eclectic? Then perhaps this bag number accentuated with a crystal-encrusted tiger head is right up your alley. Made in Italy from lustrous purple satin and topped with a gold hoop handle, this millennial purple mini bag is made to be a conversation piece – so flaunt away!

Available on Net-a-Porter

WE11DONE Purple iridescent logo hoodie

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An oversized hoodie is a staple in everyone’s closets. We like the subtle quirks in the design, from the hand-bleached effect to the iridescent rubberised logo at chest; everything about it oozes coolness.

Available on SSENSE

SUPER-X Purple Haze sunglasses

Cop the millennial purple trend with a versatile pair of gender-fluid shades. This bold silhouette by SUPER with wide oval lenses and matching Italian acetate temples are flattering on oblong and heart face shapes.

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