Find out our pick of this season’s key designer trends hot off the catwalk and get ideas so you can be stylish and on trend this autumm.
Purple Reigns On Catwalk
As seen at Dior, Chanel, Prada, Versus, Bottega Veneta, Jill Stuart, Emporio Armani, Gucci, House of Holland, Erdem, Alberta Ferretti and Roksanda Ilincic.
How to get the look: In the fashion history books, purple was the most regal of all colours to wear. This season it’s set to be in almost every high street store and is best worn as a break from black
£79 available at Reiss
Reiss technique front jersey top. Reef in aubergine is a scoop neck, short-sleeved t-shirt. This lightweight, silky style has graphic technique detail to the front and is plain to the sleeves and back with a stylish scooped hem.
£510 available at www.netaporter.com
Embrace the ladylike mood of the season with 3.1 Phillip Lim’s satin-twill top. The belted peplum waist creates a classic feminine silhouette while the lush grape hue gives this piece contemporary appeal. Wear yours to lend a subtle hint of drama to cocktail outfits, teaming it with crisp shorts and studded ankle boots for the strongest impact.
As seen at Burberry Prorsum, McQ Alexander McQueen, Tommy Hilfiger, Ralph Lauren Collection, Roland Mouret, Kenzo, Matthew Williamson, Paul Smith, Margaret Howell, Vivienne Westwood Red Label and Lacoste.
How to get the look: The wealth of shooting-weekend chic on the catwalks revealed that the Downton influence is still holding sway. Mix the country classics: corduroy jackets and jodhpurs, tweed with Fair Isle knits and sturdy leather riding boots. Keep colours typically autumnal.
£149 available at www.boden.co.uk
This great British original deserves a place in every wardrobe. Yours in fresh, contemporary checks from Abraham Moon & Sons in Yorkshire – lined with our Westminster heritage print.
£425 available at www.hollandcooper.com
The best selling piece in the Holland Cooper tweed jacket collection to date. This fabulous tweed jacket can be worn in five different ways by removing the tabs and folding back it’s panels. Pair with trousers and riding boots for a casual yet smart day look.