These Trousers Will See You Through This Week's Heat Wave

For those days when it feels way too hot to wear jeans, but you don't want to wear shorts, there's one pair of trousers that all of our favourite street style stars are leaning on this summer: striped linen or satin trousers. The key here is to opt for loose, wide-leg styles that will make you feel cool but composed, whether you're on the central line or by the beach. All you need to add is a shirt or T-shirt and sandals, and you have the perfect heat-wave look.

Style Notes: Tamu McPherson's red-and-white striped trousers look effortless with her oversize blue shirt with rolled-up sleeves and tied at the waist.

Style Notes: Pair cropped linen trousers with a white tank and a wicker bag for the beach à la Lucy Williams.

Keep scrolling to shop our edit of the best striped trousers around now.

We love the high-waisted silhouette of these trousers.

These Mango trousers have been a blogger favourite this summer.

These are so silky they'll feel like you're wearing your pj's.

These cropped linen trousers are extra breezy. 

Pair these culottes with sandals or white pumps.

Next up, shop our edit of the best pieces to buy in the summer sales.

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