5 Key Pieces Every Wardrobe Must Have
New season shopping can be a nightmare- so many trends, prints and silhouettes to choose from. For a stress-free style update this season look to these five key pieces for effortless autumn style.
The Pussy Bow Blouse
Romantic and whimsical, the pussy bow blouse is a key update this season. Previously associated with prim and proper ladylike style, this wardrobe classic has been reworked for 2017 in endless variations of silk, sheer, lace and print. Steer clear of heritage references including tweed fabrics or pencil silhouettes and instead tuck into washed jeans for a modern, bohemian-cool vibe.
The Pastel Knit
A fresh alternative to berry hues or classic navy for autumn, a pastel-tinged knit will provide an instant lift for winter basics. Opt for a clean and minimalist silhouette and mix in heavier, textured fabrics to keep the look seasonally appropriate.
The Textured Mini
Synonymous with swinging sixties style the irreverent mini skirt is reinvented in heritage-inspired tweed fabrics this season. A-line silhouettes are universally flattering and offer a versatile day-to-night dressing solution. Equally chic with bare pins and flats or sleek opaque tights and boots.
The ‘90s slip dress
Offering endless layering options, the nineties-inspired slip dress has resurfaced as a street style hero this season. Choose classic black for ultimate versatility or opt for print for a playful twist. Tap into the grunge trend by layering over a white tee and trainers or keep it minimalist with strappy black heels and a streamlined clutch.
The New Cargo Pant
A favourite ‘borrowed-from-the-boys’ item these utility-inspired pants are a hard-working item for your new season closet. Re-imagined for 2017 in a slimmer fitting silhouette, this wardrobe classic is easily paired with neutral or monochrome pieces for a contemporary finish.