Isa Arfen Ethereal polka-dot tulle dress
Emulate Isa Arfen's contemporary approach to occasionwear by styling this nude tulle Ethereal dress with a pair of backless loafers. Part of the AW17 collection, it's crafted in Italy with an alluring square-sweetheart neckline and cropped ruched sleeves – note the delicate gathers for a tactile finish – and complete with black polka-dot flocked detailing. Keep the mood modern with a cult bag.
Isa Arfen Tie-neck polka-dot tulle blouse
Tap Isa Arfen's contemporary sense of elegance by styling this nude tulle polka-dot blouse over a black cami top and cropped trousers. The languid silhouette features flocked black polka-dots and is anchored by a ladylike neck tie – a detail lifted from the traditional carnival costumes that inspired the AW17 collection. Add backless loafers as a cool finishing touch.
Isa Arfen Bow detail cotton-poplin shirt
Delightfully feminine without the need for extraneous trims, this bow detail cotton-poplin shirt by Isa Arfen evokes timeless elegance. Centred on a simple self-tie bow to the neck, a key motif in the designer’s AW17 collection, this lightweight shirt is crafted in a neutral shade of salmon-pink. For an understated tailored look, pair with cropped trousers and heeled mules.
Isa Arfen Paperbag-waist broderie-anglaise trimmed trousers
Isa Arfen specialises in chic wardrobe essentials designed with the modern woman in mind, like these dark khaki-green cotton-gabardine trousers. The paperbag-style waist – complete with a coordinating belt and white scalloped edge broderie-anglaise trim – will lend everyday looks a subtle feminine flair. Draw attention to the cropped hemline by styling them with lustrous velvet slipper shoes.
Isa Arfen Tribal-print cotton and linen-blend bustier dress
Isa Arfen draws inspiration from the body paint of the Omo Valley tribes for SS17. This white linen and cotton-blend dress is decorated with a black tribal print and finished with a beige stretch-linen bustier top, paperbag waist, and A-line skirt to create the illusion of a narrow waist. Complete a contemporary event look with pointed pumps.
Isa Arfen One-shoulder gathered cotton top
Isa Arfen makes the unexpected eminently wearable and this rose-peach cotton-poplin top is a chic example from the AW17 collection. It's shaped with precision to create an insouciant asymmetric off-the-shoulder effect. Contrast the gathered sleeves with streamlined kick-flare trousers.