Pick & Mix: Hit The Sweet Spot With These Knockout Bags & Accessories

Opposites really do attract when it comes to mixing high and low accessories

Photo / Babiche Martens

Clutch Me Close
An assortment of delicious bags is bringing charm to the season. Huda is clutching from left to right: Yu Mei clutch $719, Deadly Ponies silver clutch $629, Georgia Jay bag $530. Bottom from left: Deadly Ponies bag $799. Georgia Jay bag $490. Nanushka bag, $995, from Muse. Zoe McBride earrings $400. Jessica McCormack 0.2ct diamond and 18k yellow gold smiley face pendant, $14600, from Simon James. Caitlin Crisp top $295. Painted Bird vintage coat $189.

Photo / Babiche Martens

Diamonds and Pearls
A mix of the organic with fine diamonds makes a surprisingly refreshing combination for special-occasion dressing. Jessica McCormack earrings $10,140, from Simon James. Natalia Peri necklace $730. Benjamin Alexander top $320.

Photo / Babiche Martens

Face Time
A reliable scarf works overtime during the cooler months; try one with a pop of colour. Standard Issue scarf $169. Walker & Hall 18k yellow gold with Tahitian pearl and diamond earrings $2390 (right ear). Marco Bicego 18k gold earrings, $2420, from Orsini (left ear). Celine sunglasses, $600, from Muse. Caitlin Crisp coat $550.

Photo / Babiche Martens

Bag It Up
Rich tones evocative of the 70s never go out of style. Jessica McCormack 0.2ct diamond and 18k yellow gold smiley face pendant $14,600, 18k gold sticks with 0.25ct diamonds set in 18k blackened gold necklace $18,450, and 18k rose gold orbs with a 0.25ct diamond, $38,600, from Simon James. Zoe McBride earrings $300. Anni Lu ring, $59, from Workshop. Meadowlark rings from $275 and $405. Yu Mei bag $959. Painted Bird vintage vest $89. Wynn Hamlyn trousers $295. Sarah Ellison chair, $1895, from Slow Store.

Photo / Babiche Martens

Street Smarts
The contrast of denim with diamonds is another great styling trick worth exploring. Wynn Hamlyn shirt $395. Demarson drop pave crystal earrings $480, and pave crystal cuffs $250 (set of two), from Muse.

Photo / Babiche Martens

Fashion Loaf
The iconic Dr. Martens offer up an alternative to its classic boots with these sharp loafers, perfect for round-the-clock dressing $351. Nanushka belt, $595, from Muse. Voodoo tights $20. Penny Sage coat $860.

Photographer / Babiche Martens. Stylist / Annabel Dickson. Model / Huda Tadesse from 62 Management. Hair and makeup / Rae Sacha.

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