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  • CHLOÉ Ring guipure lace dress
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    CHLOÉ Ring guipure lace dress
    Staying true to Chloé's romantic aesthetic this pretty lace dress is feminine and figure-flattering. It's made from an artisanal ring guipure lace in a soft eggshell hue with short bell sleeves and a nude silk underlay. Style it with accessories in gentle hues for a modern ladylike look.
  • BALENCIAGA V-back draped satin gown
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    BALENCIAGA V-back draped satin gown
    Alexander Wang looked to classic shapes when creating Balenciaga's Pre-AW14 collection and this exquisite black Japanese silk-satin dress was built around the idea of a rectangle. The low V-back and floor-sweeping length are undeniably sexy but are perfectly complemented by the long fluid sleeves.
  • OSCAR DE LA RENTA Tweed and lace dress
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    OSCAR DE LA RENTA Tweed and lace dress
    Oscar de la Renta stays true to his brand of refined elegance with this monochromatic shift dress. It’s crafted from ladylike tweed with a contrasting black lace overlay; style it with all-black accessories for a pulled-together look.
  • SAINT LAURENT Robe wool-crepe dress
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    SAINT LAURENT Robe wool-crepe dress
    Saint Laurent gives a lesson in the timeless quality of the LBD with this structured black Robe dress – made elegant with a close-fitting neck and satin cuff buttons. The top gracefully contours the body but kicks out from the waist into a voluminous skirt. Wear it with flats by day and sleek pumps after hours.
  • SAINT LAURENT Leather bucket bag
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    SAINT LAURENT Leather bucket bag
    Saint Laurent’s beautifully designed bucket bag is one of the season's most covetable accessories. It has all the hallmarks of the label's slick minimal accessories from the smooth black leather body to the simple gold-tone hardware. The shoulder strap and top handle are both detachable so you can easily tailor it to your look.
  • ROCHAS Rooster-print duchess-satin skirt
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    ROCHAS Rooster-print duchess-satin skirt
    While couture-quality craftsmanship and the finest materials remain central to Rochas designs there's always a sense of charm and personality too. The house's rooster print was one of this season's most coveted and is used to optimum effect on this painterly duchess-satin skirt. Take your cue from the label and style it with a fine-knit polo for a high-low mix.
  • BOTTEGA VENETA Intrecciato leather cross-body bag
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    BOTTEGA VENETA Intrecciato leather cross-body bag
    The combination of Bottega Veneta’s intrecciato weave and hot-pink nappa leather makes this cross-body bag one of the new season's most covetable. Compact yet surprisingly spacious this boxy style has two internal pockets and a skinny shoulder strap that can be adjusted for the perfect length. Wear it to add a pop of colour to all-black outfits.
  • BALENCIAGA Le Dix pochette leather clutch
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    BALENCIAGA Le Dix pochette leather clutch
    Balenciaga’s Le Dix is the newest introduction to its line of coveted holdalls. This miniature pochette version is exquisitely crafted from dark-grey leather and features a wristlet strap allowing you to go hands-free at cocktail hour while the brushed gold-tone hardware will perfectly accent a stack of rings or bangles.
  • STELLA MCCARTNEY Falabella embellished faux-suede clutch
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    STELLA MCCARTNEY Falabella embellished faux-suede clutch
    Stella McCartney’s embellished Falabella clutch is a house classic with plenty of new-season edge. The label’s signature chain-trimmed style is decorated with embroidered crystal symbols and will add that little something extra to a cocktail look.
  • PETER PILOTTO Laser-cut lace-insert crepe top
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    PETER PILOTTO Laser-cut lace-insert crepe top
    Peter Pilotto proves that separates are after-hours worthy with this midnight-blue crepe top. It has a low V-neck that's partially lined with a lacquered laser-cut insert revealing just a hint of skin. The button-fastening waist belt and pleated peplum hem make it ultra-flattering when paired with high-waisted trousers.
  • ANTONIO BERARDI Cady and mesh panelled gown
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    ANTONIO BERARDI Cady and mesh panelled gown
    This royal-blue cady gown sums up the red carpet-worthy elegance Antonio Berardi is renowned for. It has all the silhouette-sculpting magic of his signature body-con styles with curvilinear panels of black and metallic-silver but comes complete with a floor-skimming hem and sheer mesh top panel and sleeves. Pick out the metallic accents with a same-tone clutch and platinum jewels.
  • GUCCI Crystal and faux-pearl tiered necklace
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    GUCCI Crystal and faux-pearl tiered necklace
    Gucci’s take on the classic tiered string of pearls is thoroughly modern – black Swarovski crystals and navy glass faux-pearls are set in gold-tone metal hardware for an altogether darker and sharper look. Wear the necklace as a finishing touch to an LBD or let it sit beneath the open collar of a favourite white shirt.
  • ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Wool and cashmere-blend cardigan
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    ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Wool and cashmere-blend cardigan
    The flattering peplum silhouette is one long-refined by Alexander McQueen. This double-breasted navy cardigan is made from a blend of wool and cashmere and re-worked in the same signature shape. Style it with cigarette pants or as a lightweight jacket between seasons.
  • ROKSANDA ILINCIC Ida patchwork herringbone dress
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    ROKSANDA ILINCIC Ida patchwork herringbone dress
    First spotted at Roksanda Ilincic’s Pre-AW14 presentation this Ida dress is a modern take on patchwork denim. The simple shift shape is embellished with panels of herringbone weave and blue cotton across the skirt and shoulder. Cinch the waist with the label’s neon orange belt for a hint of the colour-blocking the designer does so well.
  • ROKSANDA ILINCIC Reiley bi-colour satin dress
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    ROKSANDA ILINCIC Reiley bi-colour satin dress
    Displaying Roksanda Ilincic's aptitude for colour and attention to detail this sleeveless above-the-knee dress is a masterclass in elegance. Constructed with clean crisp lines the simple V-shaped top slim tangerine waistband and pleated skirt detail make it the perfect dress for any occasion. Team with block heels and a clutch to ensure the dress takes centre stage.
  • ALTUZARRA Shadow sleeveless sheath dress
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    ALTUZARRA Shadow sleeveless sheath dress
    Joseph Altuzarra knows that elegance and simplicity go hand-in-hand. This sleeveless light-grey dress is beautifully understated – the only features being a stitched cross on the back and a quietly sultry side-hem split. It's lightweight enough for summer events but works just as well in the office with simple black mules.
  • ROKSANDA ILINCIC Hartley 3D floral-embellished dress
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    ROKSANDA ILINCIC Hartley 3D floral-embellished dress
    Roksanda Ilincic’s Hartley dress plays to the designer’s strengths in innovative shape and architectural lines. The oversized burgundy piece has loose short sleeves embellished with black beading and falls in pleats to a curved step hem. The intricate 3D floral feature around the neckline is a bold addition and requires little in the way of accessories; simply pair with a glossy black clutch and heels.
  • ACNE STUDIOS Mape shearling-trimmed leather jacket
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    ACNE STUDIOS Mape shearling-trimmed leather jacket
    Acne Studios’s leather jackets have earned cult status and its iconic Mape is the original and arguably the best. The latest version is cut from the softest lamb leather and trimmed with a detachable Aviator-style shearling collar. It’s boxy and slightly oversized but sits perfectly at the natural waist for the most flattering fit.
  • ERDEM Aubrey lace dress
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    ERDEM Aubrey lace dress
    Erdem’s focus for Pre-AW14 was cocktail dressing and this burgundy Aubrey style is a prime example of that. Beautifully made from the label’s favourite fabric this season lace it has eyelash-trimmed edges that add further to its sense of femininity. It's ideal for the party season when teamed with simple mules and a clutch.
  • MOSCHINO Froggy-print tie-front dress
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    MOSCHINO Froggy-print tie-front dress
    The palpable energy of Moschino’s AW14 collection is typified by this cartoonish froggy-print dress. Cut in a T-shirt style from pure cotton it has a tied-sash waist and a graphic all-over print. Add high-tops and a slouchy bag for the ultimate sartorial statement.
  • ROCHAS Metallic-jacquard midi pencil skirt
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    ROCHAS Metallic-jacquard midi pencil skirt
    The pencil skirt gets a refined update for the new season by way of metallic jacquard. Caramel-brown stretch-twill forms the base of this ornate Rochas design while crystal bug embellishments elevate it into something truly special. Wear it the modern way – with a tucked-in polo shirt and ankle-strap pumps.
  • VALENTINO Long-sleeved lace dress
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    VALENTINO Long-sleeved lace dress
    This long-sleeved lace dress epitomises everything Valentino is loved for: timeless design beautiful craftsmanship and exquisite materials. A partial silk lining peeks through the black heavy lace revealing a touch of skin at the chest and arms. Give this ladylike piece a contemporary edge with studded heels and a clutch.
  • BAND OF OUTSIDERS Shrunken wool blazer
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    BAND OF OUTSIDERS Shrunken wool blazer
    This shrunken wool blazer from Band of Outsiders takes it cues from menswear styles but is tailored for a neater slimmer fit. The forest-green colour feels fresher than classic navy but it still has that preppy American vibe that the label is famed for.
  • ERDEM Inis St Gall floral-print dress
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    ERDEM Inis St Gall floral-print dress
    This short-sleeved Inis dress from Erdem is patterned with a St Gall floral print that's perfect for AW14's darker mood. It's expertly constructed with an internal stretch-mess lining for a close structured fit. Avoid overpowering the print and style it with understated accessories.
  • STELLA MCCARTNEY Falabella quilted faux-suede backpack
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    STELLA MCCARTNEY Falabella quilted faux-suede backpack
    The Falabella is one of Stella McCartney’s signature styles. This season it gets an athletic update – reimagined as a backpack in quilted faux suede. It’s finished with the London-based brand’s trademark gunmetal-tone metal chain detailing and faux-leather woven edges.
  • ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Leather bucket bag
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    ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Leather bucket bag
    If you carry one bag this season make it a bucket style like this one from Alexander McQueen. It’s crafted from black leather with a spacious interior that's ideal for day-to-day but still compact enough for weekend use. It's finished with a logo-embossed plaque and a gold-tone skull charm.
  • LANVIN Ribbed wool-blend midi skirt
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    LANVIN Ribbed wool-blend midi skirt
    For Pre-AW14 Lanvin's Alber Elbaz turned his hand to elegant daywear. This charcoal-grey ribbed wool-blend midi skirt is a fine example with a banded high waist and voluminous folds of fabric that form the fishtail hem. It's a chic building block for polished workwear looks but still brimming with the French brand’s glamour.
  • STELLA MCCARTNEY Bianca mesh-back cady gown
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    STELLA MCCARTNEY Bianca mesh-back cady gown
    The drama of Stella McCartney's black cady Bianca dress is in the back where a sports-inspired mesh panel and fringed trim make for the ultimate eye-catching statement. Accessorize with a simple clutch and gold-tone accents.
  • LANVIN Sugar leather shoulder bag
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    LANVIN Sugar leather shoulder bag
    Lanvin’s Sugar leather shoulder bag is a love-forever investment crafted from dark-green leather with a satin finish that’s both timeless and elegant. The accordion-style compartments are ideal for separating your essentials on the move without misshaping or adding bulk.
  • ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Cut-out front military jacket
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    ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Cut-out front military jacket
    There’s a theatrical air to this black military-inspired wool-crepe jacket that's quintessential Alexander McQueen. It features the roped shoulders and dramatic cut-away front that are synonymous with the label and is complete with statement silver-tone buttons. Wear it with pin-thin tailoring and point-toe pumps for the sharpest finish.
  • STELLA MCCARTNEY Evangeline hound's-tooth blazer
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    STELLA MCCARTNEY Evangeline hound's-tooth blazer
    Stella McCartney's Evangeline blazer is a lesson in how to wear the season's menswear-inspired tailoring. It's cut from a heritage Prince of Wales check but brought firmly up-to-date with a contrasting black back panel and shawl lapels. Slip it on over a white T-shirt and the label's streamlined trousers for a look that's sharp sophisticated and quintessentially Stella.
  • BOTTEGA VENETA Ducale leather tote
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    BOTTEGA VENETA Ducale leather tote
    Bottega Veneta named this Ducale bag after the Venetian palace. It’s beautifully crafted from charcoal-grey calf leather that's expertly treated for a subtle sheen and a silky texture. Intrecciato woven details nod to the label’s heritage and complement the smooth body perfectly. An ample interior and optional nylon-ribbon shoulder strap make it the ultimate day bag.
  • MULBERRY Bayswater Buckle leather tote
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    MULBERRY Bayswater Buckle leather tote
    Mulberry’s classic Bayswater bag has been given an update this season. This new black shrunken leather version features buckle detailing that can be adjusted to provide more space inside a larger inner compartment and additional zip and slip pockets. In other words it’s all the more perfect for your everyday requirements.
  • BALENCIAGA Scribble-check-print crepe dress
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    BALENCIAGA Scribble-check-print crepe dress
    There’s a graphic modernity to Balenciaga’s navy and blue scribble-check print and it gives the lightweight silk-crepe of this dress a definitive sharpness. Cut with sleeves that sit just above the elbow a dropped waistline and A-line skirt all it needs is a pair of equally striking heels.
  • SAINT LAURENT Patti lace-up leather boots
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    SAINT LAURENT Patti lace-up leather boots
    Saint Laurent’s Patti boots are named after and inspired by musical icon Patti Smith. They’re cut from dark-burgundy leather and feature a stacked black wooden heel. Team them with a fitted jacket and skinny jeans to emulate the singer's androgynous cool.
  • STELLA MCCARTNEY Zip-front jumpsuit
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    STELLA MCCARTNEY Zip-front jumpsuit
    Stella McCartney turns her expert hand to the jumpsuit crafting this black crepe style with an asymmetric V-neck and a relaxed tapered leg. Minimal detailing keeps the look understated leaving the silver-tone metal zip fastening as the focus. Keep accessories simple switching flats for heels to elevate the look.
  • BURBERRY PRORSUM Milverton shearling cross-body bag
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    BURBERRY PRORSUM Milverton shearling cross-body bag
    Give your accessories collection a textural update with Burberry Prorsum’s Milverton cross-body bag. It’s crafted from black shearling trimmed in leather and perfectly complements the line of impossibly chic outerwear Christopher Bailey presented for Pre-AW14 but comes in a modest compact size that can work now as part of a contemporary cocktail look.
  • BURBERRY LONDON Bonded-leather portrait tote
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    BURBERRY LONDON Bonded-leather portrait tote
    Burberry London's bonded-leather portrait tote is a timeless style with seasonless appeal. The clean lines and minimal detail are complemented perfectly by the bold red leather interior and gold-tone hardware. Attach the optional shoulder strap for hands-free ease.
  • BALENCIAGA Le Dix mini cross-body bag
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    BALENCIAGA Le Dix mini cross-body bag
    Balenciaga’s mini cross-body bag is a chic new addition to the label’s Le Dix collection. It's crafted from smooth grey calf leather with two-tone palladium and elegant gold-tone hardware. Carry it by the top handle or attach the optional shoulder strap for a more relaxed approach.
  • MOSCHINO Chain-embellished bouclé jacket
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    MOSCHINO Chain-embellished bouclé jacket
    Moschino’s molto-is-molto aesthetic is embodied by this navy and cream chain-embellished bouclé wool jacket. The irreverent Moschino-charm neckline feature and gold-tone zip fastening are hallmarks that have defined the label for decades and make this otherwise classic piece a truly contemporary collector’s item.
  • BURBERRY LONDON Bonded leather hobo bag
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    BURBERRY LONDON Bonded leather hobo bag
    Burberry London puts a heritage spin on the hobo bag with khaki-brown calf leather and gold-tone buckles. A flash of the interior reveals bonded red leather for a rich and luxurious finish. Wear it to lend a warm tone to classic year-round looks.
  • MULBERRY Lily leather shoulder bag
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    MULBERRY Lily leather shoulder bag
    Mulberry’s covetable Lily shoulder bag is perfect for carrying from day to night. This version was made in the label's Somerset factory from grained white leather and features the defining silver-tone nickel postman’s lock. Carry it by the chain strap or in the palm of the hand.
  • VICKISARGE Nico collar necklace
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    VICKISARGE Nico collar necklace
    The Nico collar necklace from Vickisarge is a truly unique addition to any collection. Meticulously crafted from an eclectic mix of silver-plated mesh and multi-coloured Swarovski crystals it's equal parts elegant and rock 'n' roll. Note the way it curves around the neck and the 23kt gold-plated drop at the front.
  • BALENCIAGA Classic Town Arena cross-body bag
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    BALENCIAGA Classic Town Arena cross-body bag
    Instantly recognisable as the work of Balenciaga this Classic Town Arena bag is studded with the label’s signature hardware. A leather-encased mirror and light-pink hue render this compact style a feminine everyday piece and the internal pockets are ideal for keeping your essentials close to hand.
  • MULBERRY Bayswater Buckle suede tote
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    MULBERRY Bayswater Buckle suede tote
    Mulberry continues to evolve its treasured Bayswater and this navy suede version features side buckles that can be adjusted to offer a little more space. Gold-tone hardware and a calf leather stripe at the centre finish this updated classic with all of the care and precision that you'd expect from the British label.
  • MULBERRY Bayswater leather tote
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    MULBERRY Bayswater leather tote
    Mulberry's Bayswater tote is a true icon. This oak-brown grained leather version is arguably the label's most recognisable style loved for its versatility and styling potential. It's made in the label's UK workshop and is large enough to house everything from A4 folders to laptops and tablets. Internal buckled straps can alter the compartment size to suit your needs allowing it to double up as both a workday essential and overnight holdall.
  • CHLOÉ Double-buckle leather ankle boots
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    CHLOÉ Double-buckle leather ankle boots
    Ground a host of new season looks with Chloé’s black leather boots. Gold-tone buckles and a classic black pull-tab lend this classic style a smart equestrian feel that will work throughout the year. Style them with bare legs and a flippy dress now swapping for skinny jeans come fall.
  • ROCHAS Leather and calf-hair tote
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    ROCHAS Leather and calf-hair tote
    Punctuate your new-season wardrobe with Rochas’s classic black leather and calf-hair tote. Whether you carry it by the top handles or wear it cross-body with the detachable shoulder strap the distinctive horse-shoe shape will add a real point of difference to looks.
  • BALENCIAGA Le Dix mini cross-body bag
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    BALENCIAGA Le Dix mini cross-body bag
    This scaled-down version of Balenciaga's Le Dix bag is the ultimate day-to-night companion. It has the same boxy structure and ladylike top handle but comes in a new compact cross-body guise. It's made in Italy from the smoothest burgundy calf leather and finished with two-tone palladium and brushed gold-tone hardware.
  • ROCHAS Leather and calf-hair cross-body bag
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    ROCHAS Leather and calf-hair cross-body bag
    Two-tone bags are a house signature at Rochas and this cross-body version is the latest take. The compact round-body style is constructed from a sophisticated combination of black and nude-pink leather with the black calf-hair top flap and silver-tone clasp lending a distinctive finish. Try toting it by the top handles for a contemporary evening option that's simpler to carry than a clutch.
  • PREEN BY THORNTON BREGAZZI Novak cut-out back dress
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    PREEN BY THORNTON BREGAZZI Novak cut-out back dress
    For Pre-AW14 Preen by Thornton Bregazzi championed midi-lengths citing Hitchcock's heroines as the inspiration. This stretch-crepe Ted-satin Novak dress – with its dramatic full skirt and cut-out back – is one of the standout pieces from the collection. Match your shoes to the striking cobalt-blue hue.
  • BOTTEGA VENETA Knot satin & watersnake clutch
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    BOTTEGA VENETA Knot satin & watersnake clutch
    The knot clutch is a Bottega Veneta signature loved for its chic proportions and impeccable craftsmanship. This version is made from an intrecciato woven blue satin that will really pop when held against black eveningwear and has a striking blue water snake frame.
  • SOPHIE HULME Structured buckled leather mini tote
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    SOPHIE HULME Structured buckled leather mini tote
    Sophie Hulme’s structured leather totes have gained a cult following and this French navy style is crafted to a slightly smaller size that’s perfect for everyday. It's beautifully finished with the label’s signature 24ct gold-plated brass hardware.
  • BALENCIAGA Le Dix pochette leather clutch
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    BALENCIAGA Le Dix pochette leather clutch
    This miniature version of Balenciaga's signature Le Dix is the perfect cocktail bag – spacious enough for essentials and complete with a leather wrist-strap and a detachable compact mirror. It's crafted in Italy from the finest burgundy leather and complemented perfectly by palladium and brushed dual-tone hardware.
  • GIVENCHY Zip-waist mesh dress
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    GIVENCHY Zip-waist mesh dress
    Givenchy redefines the LBD with this fitted mesh style. It’s cut for a slim body-hugging fit and defined at the waist with a statement silver zip band. Wear it after-hours with a colour-pop bag and statement heels.
  • SUSAN FOSTER Diamond and yellow-gold ring
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    SUSAN FOSTER Diamond and yellow-gold ring
    Susan Foster combines exquisite craftsmanship and a contemporary aesthetic in her Eye of God-inspired 18kt yellow-gold ring. The top feature is comprised of a 0.97ct marquise-cut champagne diamond and multiple bands of 0.77ct white diamond pavé.
  • IRENE NEUWIRTH Rose de France & rose gold bracelet
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    IRENE NEUWIRTH Rose de France & rose gold bracelet
    Irene Neuwirth's elegant 18kt rose-gold bracelet will make a considered addition to your jewellery box. The setting holds a pretty procession of sparkling rose-cut Rose de France amethyst stones that are slightly opaque and reflect the light beautifully. Slip it on everyday and make it your signature.
  • DOLCE & GABBANA Sicilian orange-print jacquard dress
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    DOLCE & GABBANA Sicilian orange-print jacquard dress
    Dolce & Gabbana celebrates its Italian heritage with this Sicilian orange-print jacquard midi dress. The pinafore-style shoulder straps are detailed with pretty bows and the full skirt falls just below the calf. Wear it in the city or on a warm vacation switching sandals for heels as you move from day to night.
  • DOLCE & GABBANA Floral macramé lace dress
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    DOLCE & GABBANA Floral macramé lace dress
    There’s always a Sicilian feel with Dolce & Gabbana pieces and this floral macramé dress is no exception. It’s made from the label’s favourite fabric lace and features demure long sleeves. It’s a show-stopping piece that’ll take centre-stage so keep accessories to a minimum.
  • GUCCI Double-breasted wool coat
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    GUCCI Double-breasted wool coat
    Gucci’s navy wool coat is tailored to perfection with dramatic wide notch lapels and large silver-tone buttons that echo the mod styles of the mid-1960s. For a chic combination pair it with a black roll-neck sweater and tailored cigarette pants.
  • ANTONIO BERARDI Ruffle-hem blouse
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    ANTONIO BERARDI Ruffle-hem blouse
    Each Antonio Berardi piece marries Sicilian romance with the modernity of a London label. This double-georgette blouse has a silver glitter black and white speckle-print top half and an oversized black ruffled hem which gives it a wholly contemporary shape. Team it with slim-leg trousers and mules as part of a directional evening look.
  • DOLCE & GABBANA Hand-painted enamel and crystal earrings
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    DOLCE & GABBANA Hand-painted enamel and crystal earrings
    Dolce & Gabbana's exuberant aesthetic extends not only to its ready-to-wear collection but to its accessories too. These floral earrings are a beautiful example and feature hand-painted enamel flowers and leaves along with a central Swarovski crystal flower charm.
  • BALENCIAGA Stretch-wool scarf dress
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    BALENCIAGA Stretch-wool scarf dress
    Since arriving at Balenciaga Alexander Wang has emphasised the 360-degree nature of the French house’s designs. This season he used simple squares and rectangles to create more complex draped styles like this expertly cut stretch-wool scarf dress. All it needs is a pair of ankle boots to echo the elongating properties of the long sleeves and sharp shoulders.
  • SUSAN FOSTER Diamond slice, rose quartz & gold earrings
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    SUSAN FOSTER Diamond slice, rose quartz & gold earrings
    Susan Foster’s 18kt white-gold earrings feature two 2.24ct sliced diamonds and a teardrop-shaped rose-quartz – widely known as the love stone. The entire design is meticulously outlined with diamond micro pavé and sits securely in the ear with a hook-clasp fastening.
  • DROME Multi-texture mohair-blend coat
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    DROME Multi-texture mohair-blend coat
    Drome's black multi-textured coat is a supremely sophisticated way to approach the new season. The sleeves and lower body are crafted from long and short-haired shearling while the body features tactile merinillo that’s super soft to the touch. Cinch the slim silhouette with the optional leather belt for added definition.
  • MOSCHINO Button-print silk slip dress
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    MOSCHINO Button-print silk slip dress
    The button print was a recurring motif in Moschino’s tongue-in-cheek Pre-AW14 collection. Here it’s printed on a lace-trimmed silk slip dress that strikes the perfect balance between high fashion and fun. Pair it with a statement jacket and biker boots for the full effect.
  • ALEXANDER WANG Raw-edge tailored coat
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    ALEXANDER WANG Raw-edge tailored coat
    Alexander Wang built on the concept of selvedge for his Pre-AW14 collection and this tailored overcoat was one of the standout styles. A raw-edge collar and contrasting satin cuffs are a subtle nod to the theme and evoke the noughties mood that's sweeping through the upcoming season. Play with proportion and belt it over a pair of wide-leg tailored trousers.
  • VICKISARGE Rhapsody necklace
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    VICKISARGE Rhapsody necklace
    This is a faux-pearl necklace with a difference – it has a thick metal chain and an abundance of grey white and 23kt gold-plated embellishments. This type of reinvention is typical of Vickisarge a label that's celebrated for its innovative approach to jewellery design. Use it to transform your outfit day and night.
  • BALENCIAGA Gathered-front cady blouse
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    BALENCIAGA Gathered-front cady blouse
    With artful gathering and a loosely draped silhouette this black cady blouse is unmistakably Balenciaga. It secures at the front with the gold-tone maillon clasp seen throughout the house's collection and has a deep V-neck. Wear it with tailored trousers and sleek leather accessories.
  • SAINT LAURENT Pleated-bib cotton shirt
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    SAINT LAURENT Pleated-bib cotton shirt
    A classic menswear style reinvented this white shirt from Saint Laurent has all the sex appeal and androgyny of the original Le Smoking. It's made from cotton and has a pleated bib feature and a soft point collar. Tuck it into sharply tailored trousers to nod to the label's iconic 1966 look.
  • BALENCIAGA Leather biker jacket
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    BALENCIAGA Leather biker jacket
    Balenciaga is renowned for its luxe leather jackets and this indigo-blue style is the latest offering from the house. It’s a classic biker style featuring wide lapels shoulder epaulettes and statement hardware but is cut to fit slim over the body and flare wider at the cuffs.
  • ROCHAS Boiled-wool collarless coat
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    ROCHAS Boiled-wool collarless coat
    This season pretty hues return but with a new cooler edge. Rochas's teddy bear coat is a chic example made from a candyfloss-pink wool and cotton-blend yet cut to a minimalist collarless silhouette. Layer it over feminine workwear by day and edgier staples come the weekend. It'll quickly become your signature winter cover-up.
  • SUSAN FOSTER Diamond slice & yellow-gold necklace
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    SUSAN FOSTER Diamond slice & yellow-gold necklace
    New York-based Susan Foster takes the natural form of diamond slices and makes them the focal point of her designs. This 18kt yellow-gold fine chain necklace features a sliced brown-diamond pendant with white diamond pavé-embellished edges. It's the perfect way to make a modern fine jewellery statement.
  • SUSAN FOSTER Diamond slice & yellow-gold necklace
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    SUSAN FOSTER Diamond slice & yellow-gold necklace
    Sometimes it’s the most delicate jewellery designs that make the strongest statement. Susan Foster’s 18kt yellow-gold necklace is one such example and sits high on the neckline for optimum effect. The centre of the pendant is made from a unique white-diamond slice and is surrounded by 1.74ct diamond pavé.
  • STELLA MCCARTNEY Falabella small three-chain bag
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    STELLA MCCARTNEY Falabella small three-chain bag
    Stella McCartney’s iconic Falabella bag gets a graphic makeover this season. It's crafted from the label’s signature black glossy faux-suede and embellished with crystal versions of the symbols seen throughout the Pre-AW14 collection. Carry it toted by the chain handle or folded over as an oversized clutch.
  • STELLA MCCARTNEY Falabella small three-chain bag
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    STELLA MCCARTNEY Falabella small three-chain bag
    This smaller version of Stella McCartney’s signature Falabella bag is the ultimate desk-to-dinner companion. It's crafted from glossy blue faux-suede and trimmed with silver-tone chain detailing and when folded over doubles up as a spacious envelope clutch.
  • BOTTEGA VENETA Intrecciato leather messenger bag
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    BOTTEGA VENETA Intrecciato leather messenger bag
    Bottega Veneta reimagines its messenger bag for the new season in smooth black nappa leather – woven in the house's signature intrecciato weave – and features an extra-wide front-flap opening. The slender shoulder strap can be easily adjusted for your perfect length.
  • NICHOLAS KIRKWOOD Platino suede boots
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    NICHOLAS KIRKWOOD Platino suede boots
    Not only are over-knee boots infinitely practical when it comes to cold-weather dressing they're also a key component of the upcoming season's bohemian looks. Nicholas Kirkwood's Platino boots are set apart by a statement mirrored heel and are made from a soft black stretch-suede that slips easily over the knee. The modern way to wear them? Layered under longer lengths.
  • LANVIN Suede wedge boots
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    LANVIN Suede wedge boots
    A sleek fuss-free design and a concealed wedge heel make Lanvin's black suede boots one of Pre-AW14's most versatile buys. A wide open top and tan leather lining will slip easily over opaques or skinny denim but the knee-high pair looks sharpest layered underneath a midi-length skirt.
  • MARIE-HÉLÈNE DE TAILLAC Quartz, moonstone, spinel & gold earrings
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    MARIE-HÉLÈNE DE TAILLAC Quartz, moonstone, spinel & gold earrings
    Delicate 1.29ct rainbow moonstone 1.1ct blue spinel and rose quartz make an undeniably pretty combination and Marie-Hélène De Taillac's uses them beautifully in her drop earrings. The decoration falls from a 22kt brushed yellow-gold hook that is suitable for pierced ears.
  • SUSAN FOSTER Diamond slice & pavé white-gold earrings
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    SUSAN FOSTER Diamond slice & pavé white-gold earrings
    Sliced diamonds are a signature of Susan Foster's designs and these striking earrings feature a rose-cut segment of a 16.0ct chocolate diamond. Beautiful in its raw untouched state each earring is set in 18kt white gold and framed with diamond pavé. A style so unique should be worn as your only accessory.
  • ROCHAS Calf-hair and leather tote
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    ROCHAS Calf-hair and leather tote
    The perfect black bag comes courtesy of Rochas this season. Crafted in Italy from contrasting black calf hair and leather it’s a subtle yet spacious option in which to tote your essentials. It comes with a smooth black leather internal pouch that's ideal for storing smaller essentials or using separately as a clutch.
  • ELISE DRAY Diamond & white-gold Losanx bracelet
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    ELISE DRAY Diamond & white-gold Losanx bracelet
    Elise Dray’s 18kt white-gold Losanx bracelet is part of the label’s Glam Rock collection. It features six kite-shaped centre features that are encrusted with 0.89ct grey diamonds and secured to the wrist by multiple chains. The striking design is finished with a fine chain ring that loops around the middle finger.
  • LANVIN Asymmetric-bow crepe skirt
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    LANVIN Asymmetric-bow crepe skirt
    Embrace this season’s longer lengths with Lanvin’s black crepe skirt. The draped asymmetric front is a house signature that's made all the more dramatic by a thigh-high side split. Swap out formal gowns and team this statement style with a luxe sweater and dress flats.
  • ANTONIO BERARDI Tivac embroidered dress
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    ANTONIO BERARDI Tivac embroidered dress
    Modern feminine and totally chic this Tivac embroidered dress typifies everything we've come to love about Antonio Berardi. Black heavy stretch-jersey features at the fitted bodice while a bold white waistband punctuates the lightweight full skirt. It's the contemporary way to approach event dressing.
  • SUSAN FOSTER Diamond, white & yellow-gold ring
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    SUSAN FOSTER Diamond, white & yellow-gold ring
    Susan Foster’s exquisite fine jewellery is designed to transcend seasons and hold forever status in your collection. This 18kt yellow-gold ring is expertly crafted with a 1.07ct rose-cut diamond at its centre and embellished with smaller 1.43ct baguette-cut diamonds. Whether worn as a token of love or as a cocktail adornment it will add charm and elegance to your look.
  • ALTUZARRA Shadow multi-check sheath dress
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    ALTUZARRA Shadow multi-check sheath dress
    Altuzarra's Pre-AW14 presentation was surrounded with buzz and accolade and this Shadow sheath dress shows exactly why. As part of the bolder printed looks in the collection it contrasts primary-hued checks at the bodice and skirt. A dress so impactful need only the simplest of accessories – a burgundy clutch and mules will work perfectly.
  • SUSAN FOSTER Diamond & white-gold basket earrings
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    SUSAN FOSTER Diamond & white-gold basket earrings
    New York jewellery designer Susan Foster is masterful in craftsmanship and these diamond and 18kt white-gold basket earrings are one of the line's most exquisite offerings. They are designed to have a three-dimensional effect and feature 2.78ct white-diamond edges. They'll make a beautiful modern heirloom piece within your collection.
  • OSCAR DE LA RENTA Parrot-embroidered forest-print skirt
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    OSCAR DE LA RENTA Parrot-embroidered forest-print skirt
    This forest-print skirt from Oscar de la Renta is guaranteed to make a statement. The fully pleated silhouette is cut from structural satin and embroidered with a charming parrot detail. We’ll be wearing this modern cocktail alternative with a slim-fitting top and point-toe pumps.
  • GIVENCHY Pixelated mosaic-print jersey dress
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    GIVENCHY Pixelated mosaic-print jersey dress
    Givenchy cited the work of Gustav Klimt as the inspiration behind its Pre-AW14 pixelated mosaic prints and this stretch-cotton jersey dress is one of the collection's standout pieces. Keep accessories simple to let it take the focus; a sleek clutch and ankle boots work best.
  • ISABEL MARANT ÉTOILE Bacuri collarless leather jacket
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    ISABEL MARANT ÉTOILE Bacuri collarless leather jacket
    This lambskin leather Bacuri jacket from Isabel Marant Étoile is a stylish hybrid of bomber and biker. It features moto style details – shoulder epaulettes silver-tone hardware and elbow patches – but is collarless and cut for a slim fit. Wear it over a host of off-duty outfits to lend them a tougher edge.
  • ISABEL MARANT Belia wrap-front leather skirt
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    ISABEL MARANT Belia wrap-front leather skirt
    Never one to shy away from leather Isabel Marant’s latest offering is infused with her signature edgy Parisian aesthetic. The Belia wrap-front skirt is crafted from soft lamb leather and features punk-inspired silver-tone studs and side buckle detailing. Falling to just below the knee this flattering style works perfectly with the brand's cult Dicker boots.
  • JASON WU Zip-front leather pencil skirt
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    JASON WU Zip-front leather pencil skirt
    Sharp sleek and easy to wear the leather pencil skirt is a forever piece. Complete with a statement buckled belt and 24kt gold-plated hardware this lamb leather piece from Jason Wu feels a little edgier than classic styles. Take it from day to night switching a chunky knit and boots for a silk cami and strappy sandals.
  • LANVIN Full-length wool-knit skirt
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    LANVIN Full-length wool-knit skirt
    For Pre-AW14 Lanvin's much-coveted eveningwear was simple and elegant. This black floor-sweeping skirt is cut from a soft wool-knit and sits high on the waist for the most flattering finish. Create a long and lean silhouette by pairing it with a streamlined tuxedo jacket.
  • STELLA MCCARTNEY Alba bi-colour fringed dress
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    STELLA MCCARTNEY Alba bi-colour fringed dress
    Statement fringing was key to Stella McCartney’s Pre-AW14 collection and adds a tactile edge to this Alba stretch-cady dress. Style it with leather mules and bare legs to highlight the sheer front waist panel.
  • LANVIN Bouclé double-breasted coat
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    LANVIN Bouclé double-breasted coat
    Lanvin's double-breasted coat is a new and innovative take on the iconic bouclé jacket. The thick wool-blend style comes in versatile hues of black grey and ivory with frayed edges and a black silk lining. It's a natural addition to any business wardrobe but will look equally chic with cropped denim and ballet flats.
  • SAINT LAURENT V-neck cashmere sweater
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    SAINT LAURENT V-neck cashmere sweater
    Saint Laurent’s mid-grey sweater is expertly crafted in Scotland from pure cashmere. It's cut for a slouchy fit and has grungy black suede patches at each elbow. The subtly sexy deep V-neck looks best without a shirt beneath; just slip it on with black separates and go.
  • CHRISTOPHER KANE Leather-molecule tailored trousers
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    CHRISTOPHER KANE Leather-molecule tailored trousers
    Christopher Kane’s appreciation of all things scientific came to the fore in Pre-AW14. These loose-fitting tailored trousers – exclusive to MATCHESFASHION.COM – have leather and sheer mesh molecules embroidered down the side of each leg. Take them after-hours with an understated clutch and heels.
  • STELLA MCCARTNEY Fonny double-breasted blanket coat
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    STELLA MCCARTNEY Fonny double-breasted blanket coat
    Both outerwear and heritage checks were key at Stella McCartney’s Pre-AW14 presentation and this Fonny coat is a perfect fusion of the two. It’s an oversized blanket style woven from a luxe blend of wool and alpaca and features a double-breasted front fastening. Layer it over jeans or tailored trousers to offset the voluminous silhouette.
  • LANVIN Velvet-trim wool-blend jacket
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    LANVIN Velvet-trim wool-blend jacket
    Lanvin's elegant Pre-AW14 presentation saw eveningwear reinvented. This black tux jacket is made from a ribbed wool-blend and is trimmed with velvet along the lapels. It will look inimitably modern styled with a simple white blouse and the label's floor-skimming skirt.
  • ISABEL MARANT Heaton double-faced blanket coat
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    ISABEL MARANT Heaton double-faced blanket coat
    Blanket coats are essential for the new season so get ahead of the curve with this double-faced wool and cashmere style from Isabel Marant. It’s cut suitably oversized and cinches effortlessly around the waist with the matching self-tie belt. It’s perfect with everything from skinny leathers trousers to full maxi skirts.
  • ROKSANDA ILINCIC Harlan patchwork herringbone dress
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    ROKSANDA ILINCIC Harlan patchwork herringbone dress
    With Roksanda Ilincic colour is always key and for Pre-AW14 orange was a recurring hue. The sunshine shade is interwoven into the blue and white herringbone panels on this Harlan dress and lends it that bold graphic edge. A typically feminine piece with half-length sleeves and a flared skirt it's perfect with ladylike point-toe flats and a box bag.
  • BOTTEGA VENETA Double-faced cashmere coat
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    BOTTEGA VENETA Double-faced cashmere coat
    Bottega Veneta’s Pre-AW14 collection focused on the finest fabrics and materials. This oversized wrap coat is cut from the softest black double-faced cashmere with shawl lapels and long wide sleeves. Cinch in your waist with the self-fastening belt or wear it open and loose over relaxed tailored separates.
  • BOTTEGA VENETA Double-breasted cashmere and wool coat
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    BOTTEGA VENETA Double-breasted cashmere and wool coat
    A masterclass in craftsmanship and understated luxury this Pre-AW14 slate-grey coat shows off Bottega Veneta's artisanal approach to fabric and design. Made from the finest wool and cashmere-blend and with a double-breasted fastening it features black leather stitch-trimmed edges and flapped front pockets. A timeless style it's sure to elevate any outfit worn underneath.
  • LANVIN Roll-neck cashmere and silk-knit sweater
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    LANVIN Roll-neck cashmere and silk-knit sweater
    Luxurious staples like this cashmere and silk-knit roll-neck sweater from Lanvin form the foundation of every well-edited wardrobe. The soft taupe hue is a natural partner for most separates but a floor-sweeping skirt and point-toe pumps will complete a chic evening outfit.
  • MR & MRS FURS Caroline fur-lined hooded long parka
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    MR & MRS FURS Caroline fur-lined hooded long parka
    This Caroline parka from Mr & Mrs Furs is made from durable black cotton and is fully lined in rabbit fur. The oversized racoon fur-lined hood adds an extra element of luxury while the flapped button-fastening front pockets and fishtail hem nod to original military styles. Wear this cold-weather essential over everything from relaxed separates to evening dresses.
  • IRO Tara leather biker jacket
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    IRO Tara leather biker jacket
    IRO's navy leather biker is softer than classic black but still features all the moto hallmarks and rock 'n' roll cool you'd expect. Layer it over everything from staple T-shirts to printed dresses.
  • FENDI Fur-trim double-faced cashmere coat
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    FENDI Fur-trim double-faced cashmere coat
    Fendi's expertly crafted double-faced black cashmere coat is seriously luxurious and contemporary in equal measure. The detachable burgundy mink collar sharpens the zebra-print and grey mink placket and adds intensity and richness. Maximise the chic factor with cashmere separates and a dark shade of lipstick.
  • CHLOÉ Check bouclé wool-blend coat
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    CHLOÉ Check bouclé wool-blend coat
    Chloé’s loosely structured coat is the perfect style to cocoon yourself in this season. It features traditional multi-check wool bouclé in bright autumnal hues of red pink and cream. Wear it over wardrobe staples for a chic seasonal update.
  • CHLOÉ Tailoring wool shift dress
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    CHLOÉ Tailoring wool shift dress
    Simplicity is key to the perfect LBD and Chloé’s tailored wool-crepe dress is just that. Featuring sharp shoulders and a mod-like A-line silhouette it's sure to hold longevity and favour in your wardrobe for seasons to come.
  • GUCCI Satin-lapel double-breasted coat
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    GUCCI Satin-lapel double-breasted coat
    There’s no need to borrow from the boys with Gucci’s flawless double-breasted wool coat. The silhouette is based on classic menswear styles but cut for a streamlined fit with a nipped-in waist and subtly sharp shoulders. All the other hallmarks are here though from the tux-inspired satin lapels to the oversized covered buttons.
  • MAX MARA Eliana coat
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    MAX MARA Eliana coat
    Max Mara's use of exquisite fabrics has earned it widespread acclaim. This Eliana coat is cut from sumptuous double-faced cashmere and has a wide collar that creates a sophisticated silhouette. Cinch it with the flattering waist belt or wear it open – the soft pink hue looks beautiful with muted shades beneath.
  • GUCCI Embellished mikado blouse
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    GUCCI Embellished mikado blouse
    Gucci’s sparkling embellished blouse gives new definition to sports luxe. Cut like a T-shirt with three-quarter-length sleeves and crafted from mikado silk – a blended version of the fabric that lends it more weight and structure – it turns the athletic into the elegant.
  • TOGA PULLA Leather biker jacket
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    TOGA PULLA Leather biker jacket
    The leather biker jacket is a neo-classic that's tried and tested by almost every brand every season. This burgundy version from Toga Pulla is a slick alternative to classic black and has that perfectly boxy cropped silhouette of original biker styles. Wear it to add a tough edge to feminine skirts or everyday separates.
  • MR & MRS FURS Garance fur-lined hooded long parka
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    MR & MRS FURS Garance fur-lined hooded long parka
    Don’t let the khaki-green cotton fool you: this Garance parka from Mr & Mrs Furs is elevated far from its functional origins with a brilliantly multicoloured patchwork rabbit fur lining. The oversized olive-green racoon fur trim is perfect for staying warm come winter while it can be effortlessly thrown over casual separates on cooler occasions.
  • MR & MRS FURS Caroline fur-lined hooded long parka
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    MR & MRS FURS Caroline fur-lined hooded long parka
    Mr & Mrs Furs elevates the classic olive-green parka with a rabbit fur lining and a black racoon trim at the neck. Such a warm and insulating outerwear style is sure to become the linchpin of your cold-weather arsenal.
  • 'S MAX MARA Nuevo coat
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    'S MAX MARA Nuevo coat
    S Max Mara’s Nuevo coat is the ideal outwear style for the transition into colder weather. The sleek collarless design is cut from a glossy black calf hair with bracelet-length sleeves and discreet side-seam pockets. Balance the ladylike design with a structured bag and menswear-inspired flats.
  • DROME Nappa leather pencil skirt
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    DROME Nappa leather pencil skirt
    Italian leather specialist Drome uses advanced techniques to create leather pieces with the sleekest finishes. This knee-length pencil skirt is expertly crafted from nappa leather for a form-fitting shape that doesn't lose its structure. Wear with pieces that complement the rich burgundy hue – grey and navy shades work particularly well.
  • DROME Nappa leather trousers
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    DROME Nappa leather trousers
    When it comes to leather trousers it doesn’t get much better than Drome’s stretch nappa styles. This deep midnight-blue pair is a directional alternative to denim yet pleasantly easy to wear thanks to knee seams and a concealed zip fastening. Pair them with an oversized knit switching between sneakers and stilettos depending on the occasion.
  • SAINT LAURENT Tweed duffle coat
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    SAINT LAURENT Tweed duffle coat
    Saint Laurent's new-season duffle coat is an elevated take on a classic outerwear style. Nodding to the collection's 1960s inspiration it's made from pure wool with a touch of nylon and finished playfully with wooden toggle fastenings. Accessorise with one of the label's coveted bags for added polish.
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