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Stylish Summer Looks under $300

Imagine this dream shopping scenario: you're let loose at David Jones during Clearance Sales armed with a gift card and you only have 30 minutes to spend it. OK, so maybe it's not a dream scenario but actually just yesterday during your lunch break; but post-Christmas clearance sales is the best time to use a gift card because as they say, you get more bang for your buck.

Here we've set ourselves a challenge to put together 4 stylish summer looks you can buy for a steal. And because you can buy each piece online, all you have to do is click 'Add to Bag' and enjoy your lunch in peace. 

Under $150

Make the most out of a small budget by choosing a statement one-piece, like this vibrant floral playsuit. Play up the cute factor with a straw visor and finish it off with a neutral tan sandal.

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    Fresh Perspective Playsuit by MinkPink

    A retro-inspired playsuit with a halter-style sweetheart neckline.

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    Horizon Visor by Sunseeker

    Play up the cute and kitsch factor with this fun straw visor.

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    Denver Sandal by Sandler

    A neutral brown sandal that will go with just about anything in your summer wardrobe.

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Under $200

Cotton and denim are classic pairings for summer but look for updated styles like an asymmetrical cut top or a wrap-style denim skirt. Dress up your outfit with a white mule and finish with a tonal Liberty print kerchief, jauntily tied around your neck.

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    Split Denim Skirt by Witchery

    With front patch pockets and a wrap-style design, this A-line skirt is perfect for daytime dressing.

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    Knit Asymmetric Top by Studio W

    A relaxed-fit top in a loose cotton knit with draped asymmetric sleeve detail.

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    Margot Sandal by Diana Ferrari

    A refined take on the 70's retro trend in white leather and double straps. Available in black and white.

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    Liberty Handkerchief by Rosedale

    A cotton handkerchief in a tonal blue English Liberty print.

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Under $250

Other than the time we quit sugar for a week, we've never felt as smug as when we've scored a designer deal. Opt for tailored pieces in high quality fabrics like silk and team it with go-with-everything basics like a pencil skirt. Laced up pointed heels finish this sleek and elegant look.

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    Dusty Robin Top by Bianca Spender

    Crafted from lustrous silk dupion with delicate silk sheer godets, this top easily transitions from desk to dinner.

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    Delta Skirt by The Fifth Label

    A fitted high waisted skirt with a front split with a bold monochrome stripe.

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    Renee Court Heels by David Jones

    Made from a suede leather, the elegant strappy cage fits beautifully around the ankle, while the shoe is finished with a pointed toe.

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Under $300

Summertime means a slew of invites to pool parties and beachside drinks. Slip on a sweetly ruffled playsuit over your swimmers and finish off with light-coloured accessories that will complement your tan.

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    Made For This Playsuit by Alice McCall

    This summer's must-have piece? A sweet playsuit with ruffle detailing and delicate shoulder straps.

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    Minimal Damage Sunglasses by MinkPink

    Sleek and refined, these sunglasses feature sharp metal cat-eye frames with a high shine finish.

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    Savanah Sandal by David Jones

    Featuring an elegant ankle tie, this sandal is a dressy yet casual summer shoe option.

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