Court on Camera: What to Wear to Wimbledon 2019

Court on Camera: What to Wear to Wimbledon 2019

Posted by Hel and Mel | 30 June 2019 | Out & About, Style & Beauty, What's On

Whether you’re watching the action on Centre Court, on the green or in a Wimbledon Village pub, deciding what to wear to Wimbledon can be a challenging game. Hel and Mel’s tennis-tastic style guide will help you ace your look!

Wimbledon Whites

While it’s only the players that need to wear white, it’s a long-standing tradition for spectators to follow suit. White cotton dresses and tailored white suits are not only a great way to stay (and look) cool in the sunshine, they’re also a trending favourite among the A-List audience on Centre Court. Keeping it classic and chic: this is Wimbledon, not Love Island. We love this sweet broderie anglaise summer dress and off-white two-piece…

Cotton Broderie Fit & Flare Dress, The White Company

Cotton Broderie Fit & Flare Dress, £149, The White Company

BA&SH: ross. Trousers, £190, riley. Jacket, £295

Ross Trousers, £190; Riley Jacket, £295; both BA&SH

Feminine Frocks

Floaty maxi and midi dresses are an effortlessly cool and comfortable solution. Think English garden party with whimsical florals in soft pastels, or inject a modern twist with a pop of colour and a geometric pattern.

Whistles, Omana Silk Blossom Dress, £229.00

Omana Silk Blossom Dress, £229, Whistles


Oliver Bonas, Mix & Match Star Print White Midi Dress, £75

Mix & Match Star Print White Midi Dress, £75, Oliver Bonas

Heads Up

What’s more iconic at Wimbledon than a stylish straw hat? Channel Lady Wimbledon, keep your cool and look striking while protecting yourself from the sun – hats are the the perfectly light accessory to shade your Pimm’s under!

River Island, White double ring trim straw hat

White Double Ring Trim Straw Hat, £16, River Island


What to wear to Wimbledon - the perfect straw hat

Curve Crown Flat Brim Natural Straw Hat, £18, ASOS

Keep The Rays At Bay

Chic sunglasses are key to nailing the look, so leave last year’s Aviators at home and pick up a pair of this summer’s hottest eyewear trends. Look out for black lenses and uniquely shaped, retro-feel frames: there are so many amazing styles to choose from, but we love over-sized, cats-eyes, triangle and heart shapes – check out these amazing Cartier shades, or if budget is tight, these pretty pastel pink peeper protectors…


What to wear to Wimbledon: Cartier sunglasses, Net-a-Porter

D-frame acetate sunglasses, £495, Cartier Eyewear at


What to wear to Wimbledon: Tyla Teardrop Sunglasses, Accessorize

Tyla Teardrop Sunglasses, £15, Accessorize

Fancy Footwork

Long Wimbledon days involve a lot of fancy footwork, even off-court: comfy wedged espadrilles or trainers are a good way to go if you don’t fancy wearing heels. Stay stylish on the run between courts with a pair of fabulous Air & Grace sneakers. Kate and Meghan have been breaking protocol in their ‘casual’ wedge heels this summer so be sure to join the game and score a fashion ace with this look…

What to wear to Wimbledon: Castaner Wedge Espadrilles

Carina Wedge Espadrilles, £130, Castaner

What to wear to Wimbledon: Air & Grace Cru Signature trainers

Cru Signature White, Silver & Gold Trainers, £159, Air & Grace

Hel & Mel wear floral dresses, both Zara


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Hel and Mel

Fun-loving influencers Hel and Mel can spot a trend at 50 paces – sharing style tips and what-to-wear advice on Instagram, they're our go-to girls for all things fashion.

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