EXCLUSIVE AT NET-A-PORTER.COM. Named after the Caribbean island 'Curacao', it's only natural that Zimmermann's dress conjures up images of sun-soaked getaways. It's made from broderie anglaise silk-georgette and trimmed with floral lace at each tier. The optional slip hits above the knee to ensure the floor-sweeping skirt feels light and airy.
Nicky Zimmermann looks to the post-World War I style of women attending the University of Sydney for Fall '17 - black and white images of students were the starting point for the collection. Cut from featherweight washed-silk, this 'Flounce Picnic' dress falls to a ruffled skirt that dips just below the knee. The slit back and square neckline call for a discreet adhesive bra.
"I wanted to make it pretty and beautiful, " says Nicky Zimmermann of her latest collection, adding that she wanted to create clothes "that girls put on and feel really special." Trimmed with crocheted lace, this 'Maples' mini dress is made from silk-organza - natural fabrics are really important to the designer - and embroidered with flowers. We love how the tiered skirt creates a flattering shape from all angles.
Zimmermann's Fall '17 collection is inspired by photographs of female students living in the University of Sydney's 'Maples' building shortly after World War I. This lightweight silk-jacquard dress has a removable slip to temper its sheerness, and and picot-trimmed ruffles. Use the gold-tasseled ties to cinch your waist, leaving the ones at the neck undone.
Zimmermann's breezy 'Curacao' dress is perfect for outdoor events, but we also like it for staying comfortable and cool while exploring markets on vacation. Made from cotton-voile with a faded floral pattern, this halterneck style is pleated at the bust to create a flattering sweetheart neckline. It's cutout at the most flattering point of your waist before falling to an A-line skirt. Wear it with: Staud Bucket bag, ATP Atelier Sandals, Kenneth Jay Lane Earrings. - Multicolored cotton-voile - Ti
Zimmermann's dress dips at the beautifully ruffled hem to create flouncy movement as you walk - or dance. Cut from washed-silk, this burgundy style has blouson sleeves and an elegant wrap silhouette. Wear yours with simple heels, or leave it open over a camisole and jeans.
It was pieces like this 'Prima' dress that Nicky Zimmermann used to sell at markets in Sydney - her collection was first discovered there by Australian Vogue. Made from wispy silk-crepon, this mini style is printed with beige cherries and has ties to cinch your waist and prevent the off-the-shoulder neckline from slipping. We like it with sneakers or sandals.
Cut from airy silk-blend chiffon, Zimmermann's 'Folly' dress is beautifully woven with pale-gold fil coupé dots - bold patterns are a label signature. This kimono-style piece is underpinned with an optional slip and can be worn belted as a mini or left open over one of the brand's bikinis.
Pearl silk floral embroidered sheer tiered dress from Zimmermann.
Nicky Zimmermann created her own fictional muse for Resort '18, calling her a "fiery, lovelorn artist". Cut from floral-print voile, this 'Corsair' dress is decorated with crocheted lace trims and ruffles along the bell sleeves and low neckline. Cinch the waist to define the billowy shape. Wear it with: Chloé Shoulder bag, ATP Atelier Sandals, Loren Stewart Earrings, Isabel Marant Rings. - Multicolored voile - Tie-fastening keyhole at front - 97% polyester, 3% elastane - Hand wash or dry clean
Cream-coloured one-shoulder printed silk dress by Zimmermann
Nicky Zimmermann draws her inspiration this season from photos she discovered of the 'Maples' - a post-World War building that housed female students at the University of Sydney. Printed with flowers and swooping birds, this midi dress is cut from crinkled silk-georgette and detailed with delicate ruffled trims. We especially like the puffy sleeves and gold tassel ties.
Made from airy cotton-voile, Zimmermann's 'Jasper' dress is patterned with a washed and faded floral print - a key trend for spring. It's neatly knotted at the bodice and has a crescent-shaped cutout to highlight your slimmest point. Underpin the halterneck top with a strapless bra.
EXCLUSIVE AT NET-A-PORTER.COM. Designed just for us, Zimmermann's 'Meridian Circle' dress is perfect whether you're planning a summer getaway or have a garden party on the horizon. It's made from weightless Swiss-dot silk-crepon in a billowy shape that can be cinched by the drawstring ties. It's intricately paneled at the yoke with ruffled lace, so an updo is a must. Wear it with: Muun Tote, ATP Atelier Sandals, Chloé Ring, Kenneth Jay Lane Earrings. - Ivory Swiss-dot silk-crepon and lace - Conc
White and black linen dress by Zimmermann
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Round neckline. Long sheer lace sleeves. Concealed back zip closure . Embroidered lace trim . Unlined lace waistband . Flared tiered skirt panels. All over embroidered lace pattern placement may vary . Top and skirt panels with silk lining .
Maples white embroidered silk dress by Zimmermann
Zimmermann's Fall '17 collection is inspired by the style and attitudes of the women who lived in the 'Maples' building at the University of Sydney post-World War I. A standout runway piece, this chevron dress is spun from a soft blend of wool and cashmere and falls to a midi hem. Adjust the ties to accentuate the billowy blouson sleeves.
Details A romantic and youthful dress with a mini silhouette and tactile lace accents, this white style from Zimmermann is kept pristine with a high neckline and neat button front. Frilly ruffles add volume and attention-to-detail. Material & Care 100% Cotton Dry clean
Zimmermann's 'Tulsui' dress has a high neckline, ruffled yoke and delicate lace trims for a romantic, Victoriana feel. Made from ivory cotton that's embroidered with tonal flowers, it's beautifully pleated to sit close through the hips before gently flaring to a mini hem. Wear yours with sandals to summer events.