Tropical Thunder

Say Aloha to bright florals, palm prints, and the colours of summer

Styling by Anna Clark & Photography by Laura Court

Go Bright or Go Home

A pop of lemony yellow will always add a little ray of sunshine to your day

T-Shirt, $69, Swim Short, $89.90, Bucket Hat, $69.90, Festival Bag, $59.90, all by Huffer; Jandal, $33 by Havaiana; Sunglasses, $369 by Kate Sylvester, all available from Smith & Caughey’s.

A Touch of the Tourist

Pack right and pack light for your summer getaway with island inspired prints, linen shorts, and a pair of simple white sneakers

Linen Shorts, $229 from Working Style; Sneaker, $299 from Working Style; Linen Shirt, $159 from Tommy Hilfiger; Sunglasses, $369 from Kate Sylvester; Eskay Trilby, $49, all available from Smith & Caughey’s, Leica camera, stylist’s own.

Paradise Found

Be the life and soul of the party in a bold tropical shirt and a pair of coloured trainers

Linen Shirt, $159, and Sneakers $156, both by Tommy Hilfiger; Linen Shorts, $89 by Academy Brand, all available from Smith & Caughey’s. Sunglasses, $475 by Moscot, available from Simon James. Hat, stylist’s own.

Floral Fancy

For a garden party get up that is simple yet stylish, try a floral shirt teamed up with a pair of khaki shorts and a white trainer

Shirt, $249, and Sneaker, $299 both by Working Style; Neuw Shorts, $99.95 by Neuw; Trilby, $49 by Eskay from Smith & Caughey’s; Sunglasses, $419 by Illesteva from Superette; iPhone 11, $1,349.

In Praise Of The Polka Dot

Add a touch of debonair fun and flair with a be-spotted shirt, and a classic trilby

Neuw Shirt, $99.95 by Neuw; Short, $109.95 by Rollas; Sneaker, $119.90 by Adidas; Sunglasses, $615 by Christian Dior, Trilby, $49 by Eskay, both available from Smith & Caughey’s.

Life Aquatic

Be bold, be brave, and strut your stuff in a pair of colourful boardies this summer

Swim Shorts, $295 each by Derek Rose; Pool Slides, $64.95 by Calvin Klein; T-Shirt, $75 by G-Star; Sunglasses, $615 by Christian Dior, all available from Smith & Caughey’s; Hat, stylist’s own.