What’s Trending This Spring
Emma Wood from Stylem has over 20 years’ experience in the fashion industry, almost a decade of which she worked for Vogue Australia. Emma has also worked for Harper’s Bazaar in the UK and as a freelance stylist for other publications and high-profile brands.
Spots and Stripes
The spotlight is on spots this season. There is a unique take on the spot print with a mix of floral at Sussan along with a polka dot dress style. Sportsgirl have a lovely mixed spot print cami to style your outfit up or down. You can also find some wonderful palazzo large spot pants at Portmans.
Sussan Floral Blouse $79.95
The French market bag has gone upmarket. You can find great options of the basket bag from Sportsgirl at the moment. There are some really fun variations of this style. Some are made from bamboo and are quite bucket like and others are more finely woven with long straps, but all touch on the classic feel of this bag.
Sportsgirl Bamboo Clutch Bag $89.95
This is a trend that seems to be here to stay. These are such great wardrobe staples to add a touch of personality to your denim look. Portmans have a sophisticated ‘merci’ top option and Jeanswest and Sportsgirl have some other French and New York fun tees that will add that extra touch with your jeans.
The flowing midi dress is making a comeback. There are some lovely feminine styles that are perfect for your Spring wardrobe. Go a bold print, floral or a block colour with ruffles but the mid length in this loose fabric is the key trend.
Sports Jacket Blazer For The Men
A casual sports jacket or blazer in a fine cord or linen is a smart option for the lads to dress up their weekend looks. Gazman, Tarocash and Uptown Local have some great options to go check out.
Cat Eye Sunglasses
Yes, the glamorous cat eye shape is back. Uptown Local has a variety of colourways in this Hollywood style. There are also some great options from Sportsgirl and Sunglass Hut.
Sportsgirl Gigi Tort Sunglasses $39.95
Statement Hoop Earrings
The hoop is back in style. You can find some quirky flat versions and dramatic embellishments with tassles and gems. Lovisa and Colette have some super fun styles.