As we feel the heat getting stronger and see the jacarandas blooming, we can’t help but get in the mood for summer. Think days at the beach, cocktails at the pool, and sun-downers with the girls. Take a look at our pick of the top tropical fashion buys to kick start summer.
A must-have piece in any summer wardrobe! The kaftan can be used as a swimsuit cover-up or even as a dress.
Swap out your metallic pair for this tropical printed heel. The mid-height will keep you steady while the open toe design will keep you cool.
Summer Sun Hat
Protect your skin from the sun with this embellished straw sun hat. It’s a bit different from the original floppy sun hat which makes it perfect for any summer outfit, not just the summer dress!
Raffia Summer Handbag
A light weight woven handbag is easy to carry around and big enough to fill with your lipstick, cell phone and a few other necessities.
Summer Maxi Dress
Summer Statement Earrings
These vibrant beaded earrings from Mr Price shout summer. The trick to summer earrings is making sure they are light and colourful.
The one-piece wonder! A good swimsuit should have at least one added detail, and this piece has two! The ringlet strap and tie-up at the bottom add a modern twist to this tropical swimsuit buy.
Summer shades comes in different shapes and sizes. The go-to this summer has to be the over-sized frames.
Top Tip: Find a piece with a hint of summer colours.
A summer scarf can be worn in many ways. Choose a colour that is versatile and playful to make the most of your summer buy.
By Fashion Editor, Tiamara Naidoo
A fashion design graduate and the current fashion editor for Woman&Home magazine. She is a creative soul who thinks fashion should be an expression of one’s imagination, also she’s a self-proclaimed fashion guru.