ACO's essentials edit is an eight-step guide to what every woman's wardrobe needs. We believe that a few staple pieces make for versatile style options that are perfect all year round. Our new arrivals this week include Steele, ALC, Stevie May, Laura B, Hansen and Gretel, Ena Pelly and so many more from which you'll be able to curate your own essentials...
#1. 'the going out top' has made a strong comeback in recent months and we're absolutely loving this blouse from the latest range of Sydney based Hansen and Gretel. Pair yours with a pair of leather pants for a timeless and always elegant going out look.
#2. 'get you a bag that can do both.' Perfect for going fancy or laying low. This bag from Dylan Kain features a snakeskin panel with crisp, gold hard-wear for a chic and effortless look - also comes with a low key cross body strap.
#3. the heel-sandal hybrid is a must for your summer wardrobe. Slip on these Alias Mae heels with a flowy summer dress for an always cool summer look.
#4. sunglasses are the ultimate essential.for every woman's wardrobe. These glasses from Sunday Somewhere feature a cat eye offering a modern spin on classic shapes (recently seen on the likes of Bella Hadid).
#5. the LBD is the perfect party staple. This Stevie May dress has an open back with beaded details offering a brighter alternative for drinks by the beach this summer.
#6. The leather jacket has always played an integral role on our list of essentials through combining elements of femininity and masculinity. This jacket from Ena Pelly features a classic biker shape in blush for a feminine twist.
#7. statement earrings can dress up a white tee and jeans or pair perfectly with a party dress. These twist earrings from Fairley channel sophistication and cool for unique style.
#8. stepping into summer means its time to find the perfect summer dress. This stunning shift dress from Melbourne-based designer Steele is light weight and features a subtle Eastern floral print.