This week, marie claire magazine held the 2017 Prix de marie claire Fashion and Beauty Awards. The biannual awards celebrate outstanding achievement in style, innovation and design across the Australian fashion and beauty industries. And the people have spoken—the Readers’ Choice winners were announced on the night with some of Pacific Fair’s favourite brands coming out on top.

Best Australian Designer – Zimmermann
The Folly Flutter Dress ($795) from the new season Ready-to-Wear collection, available now at Zimmermann. Fun, frilly and floral – the look of the season.

Best Australian Fashion Brand – Country Road
A perennial Aussie fave and a staple in all good wardrobes, Country Road has come out on top as our favourite brand. This season we’re loving the pleated sleeve crop top ($179) and soft pleated skirt ($179) in a lush blush.

Best Australian Accessory Brand – MIMCO
Celebrate your individuality by creating your own piece of MIMCO magic. This iconic MIMCO Pouch can be connected to another to form a personalised hip bag. Who doesn’t love personalisation? Check out the Imagineer Medium Pouch (from $99.95) at MIMCO.

Best Australian Athleisure Brand – Lorna Jane
The Queen of activewear, Lorna Jane never fails to impress and we’re not surprised they came out winners. The Adjust and Reflect sports bra ($72.99) is not only functional but super-stylish. This sports bra won’t let you down, no matter the workout.

Best Swimwear Brand – Seafolly
It’s not summer without a Seafolly bikini. And this season our pick is the Quilted Fixed Tri bikini top ($119.95) with the Mini Hipster Bikini Pant ($59.95). Luxe quilted fabric, clean lines and classic details are key for an effortless resort to beach look.