From classic stars like Audrey Hepburn in Sabrina to new icons, like Olivia Coleman at the 2019 Baftas, black and white has always been a timeless look fit for Hollywood royalty. Simple, chic, and effortlessly cool it is the ultimate expression of less is always more. Embrace your understated side with Black.
This summer tone down your colour palette and turn up your style with some of our favourite monochrome looks.
Our Sofia White Silk Top adds a relaxed elegance to this easy summer look. The fluid lines of the white kaftan partner gorgeously with the strong design of our Black Shell Straw Sun Hat, while the natural shells add a little warm weather fun to the outfit. Our Monochrome Envelope Straw Clutch Bag is the perfect finishing touch – designed in natural Balinese straw. Wear this at the beach, for lunch with friends or on a relaxed day date in the countryside.
A statement hat and fierce geometric scarf bring a little extra edge to this everyday look. Our Nera Black and White Silk Scarf proves that black and white is never dull in an intricate pattern that glows against a simple white top. While our Black Bow Straw Sun Hat combines visor and sun hat into a fun but practical hat that can take you anywhere. A simple Black Envelope Straw Clutch Bag is the perfect finishing touch. Run errands in serious style with this wearable look.
Ok, so we have broken our own rule here by including a flash of colour with our Floral Bouquet Print Silk Twill Scarf, but when it looks this good – who cares? A tiny pop of colour brings this monochrome outfit to life. Our White Pom Pom Beach Bag adds femininity and fun and holds everything you need for a day on the coast. While the simple Black Wide Brim Straw Sun Hat feels elegantly chic. Relax on deck or at the beach in this statement look.
Sometimes simple and classic is all you need. This easy-to-wear look showcases our Black Wide Brim Straw Sun Hat and striking Monochrome Straw Round Bag. Paired with a simple white tunic top it is an outfit that feels both understated and refined. Perfect for a lazy lunch or a relaxed ride out to the country.
Let your inner free spirit out with this bohemian-inspired outfit. Great jeans are the perfect backdrop for a daytime monochrome look. Here, our Classic Black Cashmere and Silk Scarf is the star of the show, adding a luxe layer to a simple outfit. Our timeless Natural Floppy Brim Straw Sun Hat frames the face and is the perfect accessory for endless summer days. Wear this to an outdoor event or festival and pair it with one of our natural straw bags to carry all of your daytime essentials.
Explore our online store to discover everything you need to create your own monochrome mood this summer.