It’s that time of the year when international tennis greats descend on Melbourne to battle it out for Grand Slam status. An electric atmosphere, buzzing crowds, late-night cocktails on the lawn — it’s The Australian Open, of course. But our mouths are not only agape for the exquisite talent on court. A day (or soirée) at Rod Laver and surrounds can cast the best in summer dressing, as told by one of Australia’s most fashionable crowds: the Melbourne set.
We’ve curated outfitting possibilities for your next rendezvous at the tennis
This year, you can expect copious linens, whites and collars served, with an emphasis on comfortable footwear and heat-proof, skin-freeing separates. Here, we’ve curated outfitting possibilities for your next rendezvous at the tennis, complete with playful pleating, athleisure undertones and refined detailing throughout.
From Thom Browne to Tom Ford, dress classically while embracing modern silhouettes. And don’t forget to don a brilliant set of eyewear for the scorchers ahead. As we all warmly embrace a revived era of events and extravaganzas in this city, it’s a joy to dress for the occasion again.