1. Meet The Off-Duty Suit
Breathe easy, because the quintessential pantsuit gets refreshed with a looser, more forgiving fit. Don’t be fooled though… these suits still pack a power punch.
From top: Isabel Marant earrings, $380, from Club 21. Jacket, $102, from ASOS. Shirt, $325, from Bimba Y Lola. Bracelet, $349, from Pandora. Pants, $60, from ASOS. Bag, $840, from Hunting Season. Shoes, $49.90, from Charles & Keith.
2. Hit Reboot
The ankle boot returns, so power up your work look with one of these chic stompers.
From left: Shoes, $53.90, from Charles & Keith. Shoes, $89.90, from Topshop. Shoes, $74.95, from H&M.
3. Get Stoned
The newest trend to enthrall accessory designers? Rock pendants.
Necklace, $290, from Bimba Y Lola.
4. Colour-Block Party
Never miss a step with one of these super-stylin’ colour combinations.
(Left) Combination 1: Camel + Marigold + Bubblegum
Elevate your camel sweater with joy-inducing pops of bubblegum pink and marigold.
From top: Sweater, $59.90, from Mango. Iris & Ink earrings, $88, from THE OUTNET. Sunglasses, $352, from Gentle Monster. Bag from Mulberry. Tibi skirt, $1,700, from TANGS at Tang Plaza. Shoes, $625, from Sandro.
(Centre) Combination 2: Forest + Cobalt + Lavender
Put an artsy twist to your utilitarian jacket with a swishy skirt and cool accessories.
From top: Earrings from Alberta Ferretti. Jacket, $84, from ASOS. Knit, $355, from Theory. Ring, $19.90, from Charles & Keith. Skirt, $225, from COS. Bag, $2,050, from Marni. Shoes, $120, from Veja.
(Right) Combination 3: Mint + Coral + Red
Work Pantone’s Colour of the Year – Living Coral – together with fiery red and a bold shot of mint green.
From top: Watch, $490, from Sovil et Titus. Iris & Ink jacket, from THE OUTNET. Top, $220, from Cami NYC. Isabel Marant necklace, $270, from Club 21. Jeans, $84, from ASOS. Bag, $490, from Trademark. Shoes, $540, from Sandro.
5. Statement Sandals
Dress from the feet up with these dressed-up sandals. They’re dramatic enough that your boss might covet them too!
Clockwise from top left: Sandals, $80, from River Island. House of Avenues sandals, $149, from Zalora. Valentino sandals, $542, from THE OUTNET. Sandals, $520, from ATP Atelier. N°21 sandals, $774, from THE OUTNET.
6. The Amazing Lace
Lace is prime to return this season, and there are two choices: English-styled borderie anglaise (left)
worthy of a Jane Austen heroine, or French-style Chantilly lace (right) for that seductive glamour. Take your pick.
Left: Dress, $1,230, from Diane von Furstenberg.
Right: Top, $820, from Alexander Wang. Christopher Kane skirt, $934, from Club 21.
7. And It Was All Yellow...
Update your eyewear game and slip on one of these sunny yellow shades.
From left: Sunglasses, $290, from Ray-Ban. Sunglasses, $66.90, from Topshop.
8. Braid-y Bunch
Channel a little bohemian spirit into your footwear and step forward in a pair of braided shoes.
Clockwise from top: Loeffler Randall shoes, $395, from Robinsons. Soulier Martinez shoes, $730, from NET-A-PORTER. Shoes, $345, from Bimba Y Lola.
9. Drop It Low
If you’re buying only one pair of earrings this season, make it the low-hanging drop earrings. Keep them in your desk drawer for a last-minute glam-up.
Kenneth Jay Lane earrings, $40, from Pedder on Scotts.
10. Perfect Pairing: Knit Top + Fancy Skirt
It’s business on top and party below when you pair a chic black knit with a showstopping skirt.
From top: Sunglasses from kate spade new york. Esteban Cortazar top, $564, from THE OUTNET. Earrings, $330, from Poh Heng Jewellery. Skirt from Maje. Bag from Bimba Y Lola. Shoes, $520, from Sandro.