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The Best Swimsuits to Buy Right Now

The official start of summer might still be weeks away, but there’s no better time than the present to start hunting for the perfect swimsuit that’ll see you right through the warmer months. 

Whether it’s a vibrantly coloured one-piece you’ve got your sights on or head-turning retro-inspired prints that take your fancy, there’s something for everyone this season.

Discover our favourite pieces to shop right now below.

 

1. Zimmermann ‘Allia’ ruched one-piece, $315. 2. Leslie Amon ‘Thea’ bikini, $285 from Matches. 3. Moontide ‘Manhattan’ tank suit, $119.99

 

4. Moontide knot-front bandeau, $79.99 and vintage tie-waist pant, $79.99. 5. Kowtow triangle one-piece, $249. 6. Peony Swimwear ‘Wallflower’ piped bralette, $130 and boy-leg pants, $150.

Six Summer Fragrances to Spritz This Season

These summer fragrances will make you feel like it’s the sunny season already. 

Has the arrival of warm spring weather got you feeling like it’s time to switch out your regular fragrance for something fresh and uplifting? If that’s the case then you’re in luck as there is a plethora of new and enchanting fragrances that are sure to bewitch the senses this season.

Keep scrolling to discover the six must-have summer fragrances you need in your life. 

Summer FragrancesGUCCI MEMOIRE D’UNE ODEUR 

Gender-bending scents are the in thing these days and of course, Gucci has nailed the trend with new MĂ©moire D’Une Odeur (60ml EDP, $149). The delicate and uplifting scent has been created to be worn by anyone and features Roman Chamomile and Indian coral jasmine alongside musk, cedarwood and sandalwood. 

TRY IT: If you’re after a summery scent that is perfect to spritz no matter what the time or occasion is,  Gucci MĂ©moire D’Une Odeur is the perfect fragrance for you this season. It’s never overpowering but is always memorable. 

Summer Fragrances


JOY BY DIOR EAU DE PARFUM INTENSE

The heady new rendition of JOY by Dior (50ml EDP, $209) is sure to bewitch the senses with radiant notes of neroli, centifolia rose and jasmine. A hint of sandalwood and vanilla add another dimension to the enchanting scent.   

TRY IT: Whether you’re already a fan of the original scent or love vibrant contemporary floral fragrances, you won’t be disappointed by this radiant newcomer. 

Summer Fragrances
AMOUAGE LOVE MIMOSA

Lauded fragrance house, Amouage, has released another head-turner with Love Mimosa (100ml EDP, $515 from WORLD). And given the name, it’s no surprise that Mimosa is at the heart of Amouage’s latest release. Hints of violet leaves, juicy pear, orris, heliotrope and ylang-ylang round out the scent.  

Try It: If you consider yourself a bit of a fragrance connoisseur and you’re looking for something for a fragrance that’s made from the most exquisite ingredients, Amouage Love Mimosa is for you. 

Summer Fragrances


TOM FORD METALLIQUE

While Tom Ford enthusiasts will no doubt be drawn to dazzling bottle, it’s the seductive notes in Metallique (50ml EDP, $250) that will have you head-over-heels in love with this scent in just one spritz. Think a mesmerising bouquet of contemporary florals heightened with a pinch of spicy pink peppercorn, creamy vanilla and sandalwood. 

TRY IT: If you usually reach for Tom Ford’s Soleil Blanc or Santal Blush, Metallique is the perfect addition to your already stellar repertoire of summer scents. Those who love powdery fragrances that just seem to get better when the temperature rises will love this one too. 

Summer FragrancesVAN CLEEF & ARPELS SANTAL BLANC

Some fragrances get even better when the temperature rises and Van Cleef & Arpels Santal Blanc (75ml EDP, $230) is one of those scents. An intoxicating heart of sandalwood is accompanied by zesty mandarin and tonka bean come to life on warm, sun-kissed skin.

TRY IT: If you’re after a fragrance that’s not only perfect to wear over the summer months but will remind you of warm, sunny days once they depart, Van Cleef & Arpels Santal Blanc is the perfect scent for that.

Summer Fragrances


BOTTEGA VENETA ILLUSIONE

Illusione  (50ml EDP, $160) features intoxicating woody floral notes; bergamot and blackcurrant sit atop a heart of orange blossom and green fig, and base notes of olive wood and tonka bean. 

Try It: If a trip to the sun-soaked Italian coast appeals. Illusione transports the senses in just one spritz of fragrance.