SUMMER’S SARTORIAL PLAYBOOK IS RICH IN BOTH COLOUR AND PRINT.
Quirky detailing, like an asymmetrical shoulder or a zipper emblem, makes for a clever update to these classic wardrobe staples.
Toga bandeau swimwear, from Calvin Klein. Heels, from Salvatore Ferragamo. Paula Mendoza fringe earrings, from On Pedder.
Cotton pullover with zipper detail, and satin drawstring shorts, from Loewe.
GO WITH THE FLOW
Relaxed-fit trousers and silk dresses are de rigueur for a resort holiday. Perfect for lounging pretty by the poolside.
Silk pussy bow dress and embellished kitten heels, from Dolce & Gabbana. Jennifer Behr orchid earrings, from On Pedder.
Wool sweater with leather stitches detail, polyester pants and leather sandals, from Hermes.
Matching his and hers ensembles might require some mastery. The trick is to take a common motif and put your own riff on it to keep it interesting.
Cotton shirt, wool top and silk-wool wrap skirt, from Prada.
Cotton shirt, wool top and wool-blend bermuda shorts, from Prada.
Lightweight materials like cotton and nylon will keep you looking and feeling cool in warm weather. Jewel tones like emerald lend a luxe elegance.
Nylon jacket and cotton T-shirt, from Moncler. Nylon drawstring swim shorts, from Paul and Shark.
Cotton asymmetrical blouse with metal ring and leather ribbon, and polyester maxi skirt, from Celine. Kenneth Jay Lane gold-hoop with golfball fish hook earrings, from On Pedder.
Oversized statement jewellery and accessories add pomp and circumstance to an otherwise minimal poolside look. Turn up the wow factor with a dramatic pair of shades or earrings.
Viscose poncho dress, from Loewe. Sunglasses, from Tommy Hilfiger. Paula Mendoza earrings, from On Pedder. Canvas tote with logo typeface, from Celine.
What says summer vacation better than palm trees on vibrant resort wear? Go for a matching set for easy sophistication.
Bikini top, from Calvin Klein. Rayon jacket and matching wide leg shorts, from Michael Kors. Metal-framed floral printed sunglasses, from Giorgio Armani.
Silk bomber jacket, from Dolce Gabbana. Denim drawstring shorts with beaded detail, from Loewe.
There are Hawaiian shirts, and there are Hawaiian shirts. This is the latter. Don this with tailored shorts and leather sneakers for cocktails at the beach club.
Cotton shirt, cotton shorts and leather sneakers, from Dolce & Gabbana.
TEXT LYNETTE KOH PHOTOGRAPHY FRENCHESCAR LIM STYLING DOLPHIN YEO ART DIRECTION DENISE REI LOW SHOT ON LOCATION SOFITEL SINGAPORE SENTOSA RESORT & SPA
PHOTOGRAPHY ASSISTANT PHYLLICIA WANG FASHION STYLING ASSISTANT THOMAS HONG GROOMING JOHN LEE @FAC3INC, USING DIOR HAIR EILEEN KOH / HAIRPHILOSOPHY, USING KEVIN MURPHY MODELS KAROLINA EWA / LOOQUE & ANTHONY FERNANDEZ / AVE