With winter just around the corner, fashionista Cheska Stark looks at a classic blazer for Her and some long sleeved tees and sweaters for Him.


Shirt dress, R1 299, Trenery

Summer 2017/2018 is all about pops of colour and this bright tropical green, Pantone colour of 2017, rules this year. This shirt dress is the perfect item to pair with flat sandals and a wide-brim hat.

Heimstone Vivian bag R7 130, Maison Mara www.maisonmara.co.za

Lipstick: check, phone: check, style: check! Everyone loves a touch of animal print so this purse bag is top of the list for party and holiday season this year.

Hat, R549, Mimco

You cannot get through summer without a wide-brim hat and we are not just talking about sun protection. This must-have accessory, reminiscent of luxurious 50s holidays gives your poolside, and everyday, look some extra glam.

Heels, R1 299, Witchery

It’s party season and that means one thing: new heels. These beautiful black ones are a great investment – a statement with the ruffle, yet classic in black.

Estée Lauder Pure Colour Envy Hi-Lustre Light Sculpting Lipstick in Shameless, R440, Red Square

Once again a pop of colour is a trend not to ignore this season, even when it comes to your lips. While red, orange or pink are safe go-tos for a statement lip, this purple will really turn heads.

Gold & diamond star stack ring, R3 800, Ambra Fine Jewellery www.ambrajewellery.com

Who needs one when you can stack a whole lot? This star ring is the perfect addition to your collection.

Organic linen draped T-Shirt, R699, Trenery

A simple top can be stepped up a notch with this cool print. It’s easy to wear to work or with shorts at home. Don’t let the blue hues throw you, as it can be worn as a neutral, paired with any other colour.

Wrap dress, R990, Jota-Kena jotakena.com

This floral wrap dress is one of those items which looks sensational every time you wear it. It’s pretty print is eye-catching and the shape is as flattering as it is trendy.


Comme des Garçons Blackpepper, R1 400, Maison Mara www.maisonmara.co.za

Blackpepper is intoxicatingly warm and mysterious. A compelling blend of earth tones and invigorating spice, Blackpepper is sophisticated and long lasting.

Onitsuka Tiger sneaker, R1 999, Tread+Miller

A classic pair of white sneakers is a must-have item in any man’s wardrobe. This sports-inspired shoe takes you from ordinary to preppy cool. Keep them white and keep them clean are the only rules.

Shirt, R450, Old Khaki www.oldkhaki.co.za

A classic value shirt is a must for every man. This one can be worn to work or sleeves rolled up for weekends in the sun.

Watch, R4 699, Fossil www.superbalist.com

Build up your selection of accessories with the help of this watch, which has modern features and timeless style. Features include fitness tracking, notifications, function control and it’s Bluetooth enabled.

Golf tee, R599, Trenery

A collared tee is a wardrobe staple. This season, instead of getting another ordinary colour, why not invest in a coral one? No, it’s not pink, it’s coral. Totally on trend and easy to wear under the sun.

Panama hat, R225, David Jones at Woolworths

This Panama-style hat is everything you want it to be: even weave and holds its shape. Typically worn with blazers or linen suits but now totally cooler to pair with shorts, tees and at the beach.

Sweatshirt, R1 299.95, Billabong www.billabong.com/za

A cozy grey sweatshirt is a must-have every season. This mélange style, with hood, is great to take with you everywhere: not only casual, it goes with everything.

Oakley sunglasses, R1 425, Sunglass Hut

Add this pair of Oakleys to your sunglass collection and you will never look back. Classic, stylish and cool, black goes with everything and their tinted lenses make sure they get the job done!


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