Deputy Editor's Picks | Back To Basics

Deputy Editor's Picks | Back To Basics

This month’s picks are basically brilliant.

By Christie Sutherland | 14th January 2016

We’re going back to basic with the freshest takes on all the classic looks. Your summer wardrobe starts here.


1. Ring stack $19.95, Zara

Layering is no longer restricted to your clothing; load up those fingers with unique fine rings to add a delicate shine to any casual look.

2. Heartland drape top $230, Acler

This softly-draped cropped bodice is a flattering and effortless basic that will spice up an evening look while keeping things simple.

3. Hustler freebirds $150, OneTeaspoon

Perfect for those days when you want to look good while feeling lazy and relaxed. These low-rise, low waist rigid jeans will prove that the off-duty model look isn’t so hard after all.

4. Walk in the sky top $39.95, The Fifth Label

You can never go wrong with a singlet. Keep the fabric light and the quality high, and make it the perfect canvas for other statement items.

5. Seafolly Deja blue swimsuit $180, Asos

Denim is definitely floating our boat this season. This piece is a versatile holiday must-have; wear it as a bodysuit for an evening look or be practical and feel fresh by the water.

6. The Fifth Label Familiar stranger skirt $79.95, The Iconic

Nautical never dies; it just evolves with the seasons. The feminine appeal of this skirt will streamline any sneaker and tee combo.

7. Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Ox, $100, The Iconic

If you’re new to the sneaker trend, this organic silhouette might just be your first love. It’s a perfect blank canvas with so much wearability. Get playful!

8.    Stella McCartney Falabella 3 chain mini bag with stars $1,799, Davd Jones

This tote showcases your commitment to class and investment – clever shopping, I like to call it. This bag will last you a lifetime and become a personal statement piece. The diamond cut chain adds an evening appeal too.

9.    Byredo Gypsy Water $235, Mecca

From the name to the fragrance, what’s not to love? Byredo Gypsy Water is the start of an adventure and keeps things fresh no matter the activity or location

10.    High cut 90s swimsuit $109, First Base

There’s no better way to spend summer than by the pool. You’re sure to attract attention as you lounge in this flattering crossback one-piece – it’s the epitome of soft glamour.


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Article by Christie Sutherland

Christie Sutherland is a former editor of Style Magazines. To her, limits are there to be pushed and there is always a time for polka dots and a piccolo. Do it with love or not at all, that’s all.


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