1. The Ethereal Statement Midi Dress
This elegant number from Aje is a lesson in romantic dressing. The balloon sleeves, patterned print and gold hardware are a match made in heaven, while the black double belt adds a nice edge to the otherwise traditional dress.
‘Banksia Burnout Midi Dress’, $795, ajeworld.com.au
2. The Bow Mules
These bow-embellished jacquard mules from Brock Collection’s debut collaboration with Tabitha Simmons are the perfect shoe for a garden party or long lunch. The detailing and unique pattern make it easy to make a statement without even trying. Plus, they’re currently on sale, so we suggest adding to cart immediately.
‘Tabitha Simmons Bow-Embellished Jacquard Mules’, $320, net-a-porter.com/au
3. The Satin Headband
There’s no better way to finish off an outfit than with the perfect accessory. In this case, that has to be a satin headband. And in this gorgeous shade of pink? No brainer.
‘Prada Silk-Satin Headband’, $330, net-a-porter.com/au
4. The Tiered Lace Skirt
Any piece from Zimmermann’s latest collection could have easily been included in the latest Little Women film and we wouldn’t have thought twice. The brand has got it down pat when it comes to romantic dressing and this tiered lace skirt is no exception. Paired with a white blouse and a barely-there sandal, this summer outfit is instantly on-trend!
‘Sabotage Tiered Lace Skirt’, $750, zimmermannwear.com
5. The Straw Hat
We’ve all seen the image of Jo, Meg, Beth and Amy standing on the beach wearing those adorable straw hats. Needless to say, we want one and you should definitely add your favourite style to the Christmas wishlist. Not only are you being sun-safe during the dangerously warm Australian summer, but you’ll look pretty cute while you’re at it.
‘Spencer Fawn’, $89, lackofcolor.com.au
6. The Prairie Dress
This floral dress by Batsheva is the perfect trifecta – a ruffled neck, comfortable style and to top it off, it’s part of Farfetch’s ‘Positively Conscious’ edit. Looking great in this classic Victorian style has never been easier.
‘Ruffled Floral Print Dress’, $641, farfetch.com/au
7. The Bejewelled Velvet Clutch
This mini velvet drawstring bag is the perfect vintage-inspired clutch to take you from day to night. With a detachable chain (also adorned with crystals), it can be worn crossbody for a more practical approach, or as a clutch in the evening.
‘Starlight Velvet Bag’, $1,550, miumiu.com/au/en