She might be most famous for her delicious, fine fashion jewellery, but Lucy Folk sure makes a mean cocktail clutch too. This translucent bead mesh box bag is both her signature style and a sure-fire conversation starter. Each is handmade from sterling silver, yellow gold plate and plastic. We love Lucy.
Lucy Folk, Safi Cocktail Clutch, $350. SHOP SIMILAR
We’ve seen neoprene swimsuits, neoprene hats and even neoprene dresses of late, but now we’ve spied these Neoprene espadrilles from Seastar Beachwear for the first time, it’s hard to imagine why no-one has offered us these sooner. Water friendly with a non-skid rubber sole. Practically genius (in a host of colour combos too).
Sea Star Beachwear, Original Beachcomber Espadrilles, $150 at The Iconic. SHOP NOW
Classic Australian label Cooper Street has been on the scene so long it holds a special place in our hearts. And this Hazy Passion slimline dress deserves a special place in our summer wardrobes too. Wear with slides to brunch or stilettos for cocktails.
Cooper St, Hazy Passion Above the Knee Dress, $160 at The Iconic. SHOP NOW
The tasselled earring trend is hardly new, but it’s certainly going no place soon. We love these in black and rose gold because a) they cost less than a decent pub meal and b) the colours are neutral enough to wear anytime, anywhere.
Sportsgirl, Aurora Tassel Earrings, $30. SHOP NOW
It’s not hard to believe this Paddlesuit style is a top-seller for penultimate cool sports luxe label The Upside. Quick-dry with an SPF30 rating, it beats re-slathering sunscreen all day. Besides, this season’s koi carp print in on-trend orange had us at hello.
The Upside, Sea of Koi Paddlesuit, $269. SHOP NOW
Who said country gingham didn’t belong with iridescent disco sequins? The pair makes fine party partners in this easy-wear top by American urban-wear designer Sandy Liang. It’s just as ideal for ripped denim shorts by the beach as it is palazzo pants at night. Everyone loves a dual citizen.
Sandy Liang, Champ Top, $448 from Shopbop. SHOP NOW
Worn separately, these luxe-material bangles make a bold minimalist statement befitting sleek-chic brand Celine. But stack them and they’re outrageously exotic. So what if this entire combo costs the same as a small second-hand car? We’re sold.
Celine, Small Studs Bracelet in Yellow Ecru, $670. SHOP IN STORE
Celine, Edge Bangle in Python, $POA. SHOP IN STORE
Celine, Bangle in Tan Ecru, $1250. SHOP IN STORE
Celine, Edge Metallic Bangle, $POA. SHOP IN STORE
Celine, Bangle in Yellow Ecru, $1250. SHOP IN STORE
Worn, recycled denim? Check. Patched stitching and frayed hem? Double Check. High fashion cropped flares in a pale ‘70s wash? It’s official: this hand-crafted jumpsuit by Levi’s capsule line Re/Done ticks every box in the urban cool stakes. We’re in love.
Re/Done, Flared Denim Jumpsuit, $1250. SHOP NOW
This summer’s hottest ankle boots are white and mid height, so it’s little surprise Demna Gvasalia was a step ahead of the game by re-releasing his signature shoe style in the blanc hue. Trust us, you’ll wear them with literally everything throughout summer, from LBD to boho dresses and micro-mini cocktail looks.
Vetements, Leather Ankle Boots, $1947. SHOP NOW
What do you get the girl who’s got everything? This logo-clad piece of luscious wrist candy, that’s what. Fendi has released a velvet wrap strap emblazoned with its signature FF logo as part of the Cruise 2017/18 collection that’s as elegant as it is urban. Team it with the classic Selleria watch face in rose gold for extra impact.