Pair sundresses with heeled sandals and gold jewellery to keep the look uber feminine, or add a light trench with chunky slides for a utilitarian edge.
From Daniela Stephanie’s tailored Allegra shirt dress, to Zimmermann’s lace blouses and Burberry’s 2016 Ready-To-Wear silk slips, fine ivory garments teamed with bold black are in for spring. Want to make a mini match? Scroll down for the junior option.
Top image: Allegra shirt dress Daniela Stephanie / Marisol Motif dress Zimmermann / Esma necklace Leona Edmiston / Cher one piece Leona Edmiston / Arcadia knot lace blouse Zimmermann / Sari sandals Nine West
’90s inspired slips meet light three-quarter trenches and embellished slides. Make a match with finds from Australian designers and your local stores:
Hyper Eyelet Flip Dress Zimmermann / Don’t Judge sandal Nine West / Featured backpack Burberry Prorsum Ready To Wear Spring 2016 / Arcadia Braid A Line dress Zimmermann / Hallie shoulder bag Saba / Urban Safari Duster Coat Sportsgirl / Xray sandals Nine West
Make a mini match with eyelet dresses and simple sandals for a ‘daughter’ take on the monochrome look. Adding a little straw bag or quirky cap will keep the look fun.
Cat Ear straw hat Seed / Broderie dress David Jones / Broderie dress and straw bag Country Road Kids / Kalani Summer dress Feather Drum / Splendiosa Backpack Mimco (to share with mum!) / Roc Bintan sandal Shoes and Sox