Our guide to poppy fashion

Our guide to how to wear your support for the Poppy Appeal fashionably.

Every year the nation shows its support for the British Legion and the work they do through the Poppy Appeal.

Every poppy bought helps to support the British Armed Forces past and present, and their families.

However there are not only those paper poppies out there with the plastic stems anymore, some are a little more glamorous.

Here’s our countdown to poppy fashion. 

Unless stated - no money goes to the Royal British Legion. Please don't forget to show your support by donating. 

In at 10 - Poppy wristband, £1.99

This simple rubber wristband has been put together by the British Legion. It has the website address on and is adorned with poppies and is discreet enough to show your support all year round.

9 – Poppy dangly earrings, £10.49

These stylish dangly earrings are subtle and hang delicately. There is even the option for a matching necklace, which are subtle enough to go with almost any outfit. They are created by British Royal Warrant holders, Toye, Kenning & Spencer.

8 – Poppy charm, from £4.99

Charm bracelet are still really in fashion and there are charming additions you can make to yours... Including a poppy charm to show you still remember. We love this Chamilia one from H Samuels.

7 – Knitted poppy brooch, from £3

If you’re more into the homemade look -  this knitted poppy brooch is a lovely addition. Why not have a go at knitting your own – all you need is some red, black and green wool together with some needles. Add some beads or buttons to make your design unique. It’s a great kitsch look. Don’t forget to donate though!

6 – Simple poppy bracelet, from £1.50

A lovely simple piece which sits great on anyone’s wrist because it's adjustable. On the back reads ‘Shoulder to shoulder with all who serve’ and is easy to remember to put on every morning.

5 – Poppy pendant, £15.99

This pendant features four vibrant ceramic poppies knotted together and bordered with greenery.  It's intricate and simple and comes in an attractive gift box, making it a wonderful gift. 

4 – Poppy ring, from £19.99

This detailed art deco Poppy Ring is hand crafted, with angular petals overlaid with glossy enamel. It's silver plated and is studded with luxurious red Swarovski Crystals, the seed pod is jet crystals. The band is adjustable so will easily fit all. It is also by top designer Kleshna with other matching items available.

3 – Poppy stud earrings, £14.99

These poppy stud earrings are lovely; the delicate ceramic poppy forms the main part of the stud. Simple and elegant, they are timeless and can be worn all year round. Suitable for those with pierced ears, these studs are modern and a great gift or treat for a loved one. You’re bound to get loads of compliments. 

2 – Crystal poppy brooch, from £15

Available in medium and large, these stunning Crystal Poppy Brooches add sparkle to any outfit. Hand crafted with over 100 ruby and olivine crystals; it’s also plated in a gold tone. Created exclusively for the British Legion by leading British designers, it makes a wonderful gift to wear throughout the year and includes a donation.

1 – Poppy dress, £69

If you want to go all out and cover yourself in the poppy theme then why not invest in this great party piece as well as great to showing your respect at this time of year. The Precis tailored cotton shift dress in statement poppy print has a chic glamorous line, is sleeveless and cuts on the knee.  It looks lovely for all occasions.

Unless stated - no donation is made to the Royal British Legion. Please make a donation and wear your poppy for Remembrance.

By Jody Ball

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