Australian Open 2021 style guide: What to wear courtside
Look the part this tennis season with our top tips on dressing for the Australian Open tournament.
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Unlike other sporting events, the Australian Open tournament is all about ditching high fashion for something more comfortable.
From polo shirts to relaxed fit pieces, the dress code is somewhere between sporty chic and casual. If you're looking for some inspiration though, you can check out our top picks below.
Linen has become one of the hottest summer fashion trends over the past couple of years for good reason. The fabric is soft, breathable and comfortable, making it the perfect choice for a long day in the sun.
Linen Blend Low Back Shift Dress
Sofia Linen Blend Playsuit
Linen Blend Midi Dress
The St Lucia Linen Long Sleeve Shirt
The Marina Linen Short
River Island short sleeve linen revere shirt in pink
The preppy polo has had a reboot lately, making the Australian Open the perfect time to snap one up. The tops are halfway between casual and dressy and can be matched with everything from jeans to skirts.
Unisex Striped Polo
I Saw It First short sleeve polo top in stone
Slim Fit Stretch Polo Shirt
Polo Ralph Lauren regular-fit polo shirt in green with tipped collar
Nike Court Mens Dri-FIT Team Tennis Polo
Icon Heather Polo
Relaxed fit pieces are currently having a moment, making it easy to stay both comfortable and fashionable courtside. Ladies can pair a loose fitting dress with a pair of cute sneakers while the gents can opt to throw on their favourite tee with a pair of elasticated shorts.
Casual Linen Sleeveless Dress - Exclusives
Woven Lola Button Shirt Dress
Core Crew Tee
Nike Hybrid Shorts
Essential Cotton Tee
Pleated mini skirt
If you do feel like getting a little dressed up, a pleated mini skirt is sure to turn heads. Not only is it the perfect piece for the sunnier weather, but it's also versatile enough to pair with everything from a singlet top to a polo shirt.
Happier Co. Pleated Tennis Skirt
Zipper Side Striped Tape Detail Pleated Skirt
Brea Pleated Skirt in Lemon
Pleated Tennis Mini Skirt
LONA MINI SKIRT GREEN MULTI
Pleated Check Mini Skirt
When it comes to the Australian Open, you're definitely going to want to trade in the dress shoes for a stylish pair of sneakers. Remember, it will be a long day and you may have to walk between public transport spots, so it pays to be prepared.
Heritage High White/Green/Gold
adidas Originals Continental 80 Unisex
Deuce Low Black/White
Heritage High Burgundy
Now that you've got your outfit sorted, you can focus on the other essentials you'll need on the day. Sunglasses and hats are absolute must-haves and it always pays to take a water bottle along too.
Leopard Scarf Sun Visor
Injected Sunglasses - Unisex
Extreme Screen Hydrating Body & Hand Skinscreen SPF 50+
Biome Stainless Steel Insulated Water Bottle 500ml
Biome Eco Stores
Aeroready Run Visor
1 x Mask Skin, 2 x Blank Filters, 1 x Anti-Microbial Carry Bag
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