Marking 50 years since the Stonewall Riots, Pride month ran throughout June, culminating with the Pride Jubilee in London last weekend. Pride is a cause for celebration, whilst raising awareness of issues within the LGBTQ+ community. Parades and street parties are a huge factor of Pride celebrations with many partakers taking their outfits to the next level – bright colours, glitter and sequins are often seen at pride events – the more the better!
Pride participants can be seen wearing colours of the rainbow flag – a symbol of the LGBTQ+ movement. The colours each have a different representation: red for life, orange for healing, yellow for sunlight, green for nature, blue for harmony, and violet for spirit. We have picked out our favourite pride items inspired by the rainbow flag below for you to wear for your own celebrations in support of the movement:
RED - ZARA RED SEQUIN MINI DRESS
This statement dress flaunts a bold colour with sequins on top to really stand out from the crowd!
ORANGE - RUNAWAY THE LABEL CORAL SLEEVELESS BLAZER DRESS
This bright coral orange blazer dress perfectly balances work and party
YELLOW - SEVEN WONDERS YELLOW FLORAL PRINT WRAP DRESS
This flowing yellow dress would be perfect for a summer street party pride celebration, pair with white trainers and some colourful glitter!
GREEN - TALULAH GREEN WITH ENVY MINI DRESS
Your friends will be green with envy when they see you in this sweet-heart frilly number!
BLUE – TALULAH BLUE FLORAL WRAP MINI DRESS
Step out in this bright blue coloured dress and you will definitely turn heads!
VIOLET - MOTEL PURPLE FINN SEQUIN MINI DRESS
This purple mini dress features sequins and plenty of sass – pair with some glitter and fly the LGBTQ+ flag!
Written by Lotti Martin-Fuller