Key Pieces You Need for Your Summer Wardrobe

Key Pieces for Summer

Photography by Bowen Aricò
Styling by Jessie Aylmore

Build your dreamiest summer wardrobe with a floaty, feminine dress, a heavenly headpiece and a sweet swimsuit (or two).

The 24/7 dress

Choose natural fabrics in earthy tones for a new take on the floaty maxi dress. Wear it everywhere, from beach to breakfast right through to that balmy sunset soirée.

TOP: Lee Mathews dress, $899.

The occasion dress

For the undone summer months, wear soft, tiered layers in translucent mint silk. Add ruby red accents and layered necklaces for more formal occasions.
Key Pieces for Summer
Macgraw dress, $1495. Senso sandals, $179. Top to bottom: Reliquia seashell pendant necklace, $139. Amber Sceats gold medallion necklace, $199. Gucci blue agate necklace with Ouroboros pendant $1255.

The bucket hat

Fashion meets function with the hat trend of the season. Amplify an on-point ’90s aesthetic with a shell pendant and gingham bikini.
Key Pieces for Summer
Bec & Bridge bandeau swim top, $74.95. Christopher Esber skirt, $790. Helen Kaminski hat, $160. Reliquia seashell pendant necklace, $139. Amber Sceats necklace, $199.

The basket bag

Keep your essentials in a vintage-inspired, market-ready carry-all.
Key Pieces for Summer
KitX dress, $525. Bec & Bridge one-piece swimsuit, $149.95. By Far sandals, similar styles instore. Poolside bag, $179.

The Barrette

Hold loose strands in place or simply accessorise your après-pool outfit with a summer-themed hair clasp.
Key Pieces for Summer

Macgraw dress, $1295. Zimmermann bandeau swim top, $105, and high-waisted bottoms, $90. Mimco barrette (part of set), $69.95.

The one-piece

Let a playful print balance a simple cut in your one-piece swimsuit this season. All you need to finish the look is a light cover-up and some vibrant jewellery.
Key Pieces for Summer

Bassike shirt, $420, and one-piece swimsuit, $320. Cult Gaia earrings, $139.95.

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Hair by Kyye Reed/Work Agency; Make-up by Sarah Tammer/Vivien’s Creative; Model Zhoe Trotter/Kult