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MODERN MONOCHROME

For dramatic effect with minimal effort, look no further. Black and white steals the sartorial spotlight for another season, says Charlene Barton.

CLASSIC BLACK AND WHITE: A SIMPLE PAIRING WITH STRIKING RESULTS.

Monochrome doesn’t have to mean mundane. This season, designers have paid special tribute to fashion’s go-to colour match, bringing a more daring and energetic approach to the fold.

ON THE DOT
Take your office look full-circle with a classic polka-dot blouse and pencil skirt.

THINK 60S
This sleek shift dress is the epitome of 60s chic.

CITY SLEEK
Autograph Leather Tote
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SPOTS AND STRIPES
Give your look some graphic intrigue and play with bold patterns.

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Maximalist or minimalist, whatever your style – black and white rules.
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BLANC CANVAS: COME OUT OF THE SHADOWS AND SHINE BRIGHT IN WHITE.

If you’re considering a spring clean, now is the time to do it – and the stricter the better. Strip your wardrobe back to basics for a fresh alternative to this season’s Crayola shades. Think pure, minimal and precisely white.

WHITE OUT

Pretty lace or clean-cut tailoring – whatever your style, start with a blank canvas.

WELL HEELED
Pointed-Toe Pumps
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WINNING APPEAL
Take on this season’s sports-luxe trend with athletic-inspired accessories.

SHAPE SHIFTER
From cropped tops to maxi skirts, experiment with hemlines and silhouettes for added interest.

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Whether you’re dressing for the office or the weekend, an all-white palette provides clarity.
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SUMMER NOIR: FOR DAY-TO-NIGHT SOPHISTICATION, TAKE IT BACK TO BLACK.

Few colours have the season-to-season appeal of black; call it a fashion hero. From the LBD to the tuxedo suit, it’s a shade that can take your look to new heights, while artfully flattering every skin tone.

IN THE BAG
Add some graphic punch to an all-black ensemble with a chic monochrome clutch.

TROPHY PIECE
The timeless LBD is a true master when it comes to championing this trend with ease.

Photos: Eric Frideen / Stylist: Santa Versace Bevacqua / Hair: Dayaruci / One Represents /
Make-up: Kolbrun Ran / Frank / Model: Cindy / Established / Jennifer / Premier

ON THE CATWALK
Richard Nicoll proved that simplicity can still be standout with this sleek black dress.

JUMP TO IT
Limited Edition Jumpsuit
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SMART LAYERING


Take your look from day to night with a cropped jacket.

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Casual or smart, summer black is the ultimate 24-hour solution.
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