Weekends in Australia usually mean stepping out to do something fun. We’re talking bbqs, afternoon beers, cocktail bars, sporting events, stores, beaches, or just hanging out with your closest mates. Naturally, you’ll want to wear something crisp, sharp and tastefully casual for the occasion. Sure, you can spend hours online shopping for the right apparel, but where’s the weekend fun in that? To save you time, we’ve thrown together the perfect outfit for a sunny afternoon. Rock on, you weekend warriors!
Prada Square-Frame Metal and Tortoiseshell Acetate Sunglasses
Nothing says weekend style like a pair of killer shades. Crafted in Italy, Prada’s sunglasses employ lightweight metal construction, dark-green lenses and tortoiseshell acetate arms to deliver premium, classic vibes.
Shinola The Canfield Chronograph
With its clean dial, stainless steel case and calf leather strap, The Canfield Chronogaph from Detroit’s Shinola makes for the ideal handcrafted accessory on a warm, sunny afternoon.
Assouline Craft Cocktails
Warm weekends and cold cocktails go hand in hand, and now you can make those delicious cocktails on your own. In this book, master mixologist Brian Van Flandern shares cocktail recipes he created while working at New York Michelin three-star restaurant Per Se. Make each drink properly and nothing less will suffice thereafter.
A.P.C. Short Sleeve Andreas Shirt
It doesn’t get any fresher or cleaner than this short sleeve shirt from A.P.C. Made of lightweight Italian cotton, the crisp white shirt features a curved hem, a front patch pocket and Mother of Pearl buttons.
Norse Projects Aros Heavy Chino
Like a burst of ocean air, the Norse Projects Aros Heavy Chino exude pure refreshment. These classic cotton pants feel great and deliver simple, elegant style.
Commes Des Garcons Wallet
Odds are you’ll be spending money over the weekend, which makes your wallet as essential to your style as anything else. You can do no wrong with black leather, and therefore you can do no wrong with this wallet from Commes Des Garcons. It’s a thing of beauty.
Tom Wood Eagle Ring
If you ask us, one or two pieces of quality jewellery make a far greater impression than endless layers of bling. Consider the Tom Wood Eagle Ring, which wraps prime sterling silver around your finger with an engraved eagle at the face.
Converse One Star CF Suede Low Top Egret
Converse keeps it clean and classic on this bright, smooth suede sneaker. Call it the quintessential sunny afternoon kick. Just be sure to keep your distance from that drunk mate who’s always spilling everything.