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  • BAJA EAST Gathered-front midi skirt
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    BAJA EAST Gathered-front midi skirt
    This ivory crepe midi skirt from Baja East is a modern way to work the season’s minimal mood. The gathered off-centre front sits at the natural waist and drapes down to a split. Wear it with the label’s easy separates for an effortlessly chic look.
  • ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Floral-embroidered cut-out satin gown
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    ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Floral-embroidered cut-out satin gown
    The icy silver blooms embroidered across Alexander McQueen's black satin-crepe gown offer a sultry sophisticated way to wear perennial florals. The plunging V-neck and cut-out panels inject a youthful edge into the elegant silhouette. Heighten the label's dark aesthetic with tough-luxe accessories.
  • TOGA ARCHIVES Laminate wide-sleeved top
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    TOGA ARCHIVES Laminate wide-sleeved top
    The Toga Archives AW14 collection was a mash-up of textures and innovative fabrics. This khaki-green top is cut from a laminated fabric that has sporty leather-like look. It's a boxy square-cut style with a high neck and wide statement sleeves so balance the volume with a slim-fitting skirt or skinny jeans.
  • MARQUES ALMEIDA Denim shift dress
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    MARQUES ALMEIDA Denim shift dress
    A signature style from Marques'Almeida this denim shift dress is a chic way to introduce the label to your wardrobe. It's made from a soft twill denim in a light stonewash and has frayed edges and a short boxy fit. Wear it with a structured clutch and jewelled sandals for day-to-night insouciance.
  • ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Floral-embroidered satin gown
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    ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Floral-embroidered satin gown
    Alexander McQueen championed a darkly feminine aesthetic for Pre-AW14 and this ivory gown typifies this. Its floor-skimming length is romantic its lean silhouette modern and the peekaboo cut-outs unexpected. Understated accessories are the only accompaniments needed; the dress's floral embellishments are enough to draw the eye in.
  • CAMILLA AND MARC Picadilly Lane striped shift dress
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    CAMILLA AND MARC Picadilly Lane striped shift dress
    Bold stripes featured throughout Camilla and Marc's AW14 collection. This structured royal-blue and white striped dress has flattering mid-length sleeves and comes to a 1960s-reminiscent mini length. Take it from day to evening with a simple swap of footwear.
  • CAMILLA AND MARC Adversary textured-stripe pencil skirt
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    CAMILLA AND MARC Adversary textured-stripe pencil skirt
    Camilla and Marc's boldly striped crepe and piqué pencil skirt is a sharp way to tap into the season's monochrome trend. Cut with a high waist it works perfectly with a tucked-in T-shirt or tank. Ground the look with block-heeled ankle boots.
  • BAJA EAST Hooded crepe tunic dress
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    BAJA EAST Hooded crepe tunic dress
    There's a lightness to this crepe tunic dress from Baja East that's suited to both beach and city. It's impeccably cut from a fluid white wool-crepe and topped with a contrasting cream hood. Toughen it up with slick black accessories and studded jewels.
  • SAINT LAURENT High-rise super-skinny jeans
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    SAINT LAURENT High-rise super-skinny jeans
    Champion Saint Laurent's lean silhouette with these high-rise super-skinny jeans. They're made from black denim and have slight stretch for a comfortable and body-contouring fit. The high waist calls for a shorter piece on top – cue the cropped sweater.
  • CAMILLA AND MARC Zealot striped sleeveless dress
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    CAMILLA AND MARC Zealot striped sleeveless dress
    Game boards were a point of reference for Camilla and Marc this season and this Zealot dress puts a playful spin on the classic black and white shades of checkers. It's a flattering piece cinched in at the waist and coming to a slight A-line shape. It makes an elegant yet youthful evening choice when paired with black pumps.
  • A.L.C. Pleat-front tailored trousers
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    A.L.C. Pleat-front tailored trousers
    A.L.C. masters contemporary tailoring for the new season adding contrasting navy piping to these black wide-leg trousers. Tuck a printed blouse into the high waist and switch out your flats for pointed heels in the evening.
  • BURBERRY PRORSUM Floral-print silk-georgette dress
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    BURBERRY PRORSUM Floral-print silk-georgette dress
    Burberry Prorsum’s AW14 runway was awash with painterly florals and the dusty rose-pink pattern of this silk-georgette dress takes inspiration from vintage English wallpaper. The long-sleeved design is lined in hand-stitched silk and falls to a graceful mid-length. Add toughness with peep-toe ankle boots.
  • DOLCE & GABBANA Floral-print cady pencil skirt
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    DOLCE & GABBANA Floral-print cady pencil skirt
    Dolce & Gabbana’s AW14 collection was a fairytale-inspired offering and this black pencil skirt from the Pre collection is decorated with the runway's key print - a floral motif. Its classic silhouette is crafted from soft cady and it is lined with soft stretch-silk for a comfortable finish. Tuck in a white shirt for the chicest take.
  • CAMILLA AND MARC Moderator striped pencil skirt
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    CAMILLA AND MARC Moderator striped pencil skirt
    This ribbed-crepe pencil skirt from Australian design duo Camilla and Marc boasts a bold royal-blue and white stripe. Cut to sit high on the waist it works best with a tucked-in blouse or cropped knit.
  • DIANE VON FURSTENBERG Mary trousers
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    DIANE VON FURSTENBERG Mary trousers
    Embrace DVF’s new-season prints with these black and ivory pearl-patterned Mary trousers. They're high-rise with a skinny leg and feature a contrasting black back for a silhouette-enhancing effect. Wear them off-duty with a sweater and ankle boots.
  • ANYA HINDMARCH Vaughan dégradé calf-hair bucket bag
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    ANYA HINDMARCH Vaughan dégradé calf-hair bucket bag
    This season Anya Hindmarch’s lauded Vaughan shoulder body is reimagined in luxurious olive-green calf hair that's sprayed by hand to achieve a dégradé effect at the base. It's a classic drawstring bucket bag inspired by the very first the designer created. And it is ideal for everyday thanks to the spacious interior and lightweight construction achieved by thermo-bonding the suede instead of stitching.
  • VALENTINO Leather-collar crepe dress
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    VALENTINO Leather-collar crepe dress
    Valentino's AW14 collection had a distinct 1960s vibe and this mini dress epitomises that. Red crepe has been beautifully tailored to a subtle A-line shape and finished with a floral leather appliqué collar which can be detached as desired. Team with ankle-strap pumps and a box clutch for an elegant after-hours option.
  • THE ROW Moto leather leggings
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    THE ROW Moto leather leggings
    The Row's dark-brown Moto leggings are cut from stretchy supple lambskin that's worked and cut by hand in the label's own New York workshop then bonded for a sleek seamless fit. Comfortable enough to wear throughout the day and into the night wear them with everything from oversized knits and flats to loose silk blouses and heels.
  • PREEN BY THORNTON BREGAZZI Saber Darth Vader-print dress
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    PREEN BY THORNTON BREGAZZI Saber Darth Vader-print dress
    Darth Vader becomes AW14's unlikeliest style icon with this Saber printed dress from Preen by Thornton Bregazzi. The main body is made from a fluid orange and green-grey silk-satin and complemented perfectly by a light slightly sheer silk-chiffon skirt and matching long sleeves. Accent the bohemian cut with a pair of knee-length boots.
  • ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Ivy skull ring
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    ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Ivy skull ring
    Dark decadent and glamorous Alexander McQueen's Ivy skull ring exemplifies the label's aesthetic perfectly. This striking piece is made from black Plexiglas and decorated with a silver-tone brass Ivy wreath. Black Swarovski crystals embellish the eyes for a subtle touch of sparkle.
  • CHLOÉ V-neck silk-skirt crepe dress
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    CHLOÉ V-neck silk-skirt crepe dress
    A chic piece from Chloé's AW14 runway this ecru dress exemplifies the house's insouciant brand of femininity. It's crafted from crepe and has a deep V-neck and relaxed top which gently hugs the waist and skims over the hips ending elegantly in an embroidered silk panel. Channel that signature Chloé-girl polish and wear it with bare legs and neat ankle boots.
  • MCQ ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Aran cable-knit sweater
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    MCQ ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Aran cable-knit sweater
    McQ Alexander McQueen's cream Aran sweater is a winter wardrobe classic with signature edge. It's made from a chunky wool and cashmere-blend cable-knit that feels thick and warm against the skin and on closer inspection reveals a concealed version of the label's iconic skull.
  • MARQUES ALMEIDA Frayed-edge low-slung boyfriend jeans
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    MARQUES ALMEIDA Frayed-edge low-slung boyfriend jeans
    Marques’Almeida is loved for its experimental denim designs and these wide-leg boyfriend jeans are a fresh new addition for AW14. They come in a light stone wash and are finished with distinctive raw edges. Wear them low-slung to highlight the patch front pockets and work the label’s directional vibe.
  • ACNE STUDIOS Habit wide-leg cropped trousers
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    ACNE STUDIOS Habit wide-leg cropped trousers
    Culottes remain one of Pre-AW14's key silhouettes and have an easy understated elegance befitting the season's laid-back mood. This high-waisted black version from Acne Studios is cut from a wool and mohair-blend crepe and features an extra wide pleated leg. Switch out classic slim tailoring for these for an instant new-season update.
  • MARC BY MARC JACOBS Boy Meets Girl wedge oxford shoes
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    MARC BY MARC JACOBS Boy Meets Girl wedge oxford shoes
    Appropriately named the Boy Meets Girl wedge from Marc by Marc Jacobs's Pre-AW14 collection is a chic hybrid. Based on a man's brogue this high-shine leather shoe features a lace-up front and burgundy tongue. Meanwhile a chunky wedge heel elevates it to stylish heights making it the perfect partner to A-line skirts and button-ups.
  • PETER PILOTTO Twist-front wool-crepe dress
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    PETER PILOTTO Twist-front wool-crepe dress
    Peter Pilotto shifts its focus from print to structure with this sculptural twist-front dress. It’s cut from bold red virgin wool-crepe with a statement asymmetric neckline and contrasting burgundy waist panel. Add the optional bright-orange belt for an additional pop of colour.
  • SAINT LAURENT Babies 40 suede boots
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    SAINT LAURENT Babies 40 suede boots
    The knee-high boot has made a triumphant return this season and Saint Laurent's Babies 40 boots are a luxe way to work the trend. Crafted from a supple tan suede they feature a curved square toe and block heel for a subtle 1960s feel.
  • IRO Chelane waffle-knit jacket
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    IRO Chelane waffle-knit jacket
    IRO's Chelane cardigan/jacket hybrid is the ideal transitional piece. It's knitted from a grey mid-weight wool which is substantial enough to protect from the chill and is edged in black leather for a luxe finish.
  • OSMAN Bi-colour crepe gown
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    OSMAN Bi-colour crepe gown
    Sleek and simple yet utterly commanding Osman's monochrome crepe gown is an elegant evening option. The contrasting black panels cleverly shape the waist and create a flawless silhouette. Subtle accessories and a neat chignon are all that this piece requires.
  • RIKA Boiled wool-blend teddy coat
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    RIKA Boiled wool-blend teddy coat
    A classic design in one of AW14's key hues Rika's soft grey teddy coat is a season-transcending piece with timeless appeal. Made from a boiled wool-blend it has a slim fit and traditional double-breasted front. Wear it to freshen up workwear or to add androgynous polish to off-duty staples.
  • RIKA Irvine satin and crepe pencil skirt
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    RIKA Irvine satin and crepe pencil skirt
    Rika's Irvine pencil skirt comprises black panels of high-shine satin and matte crepe. A versatile desk-to-dinner piece it sits high on the waist making it ideal for tucking in an office-appropriate shirt.
  • ANYA HINDMARCH Vaughan leather bucket bag
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    ANYA HINDMARCH Vaughan leather bucket bag
    Based on Anya Hindmarch's first design the Vaughan bucket bag is an archive piece made modern. It's crafted using a new technique that heat-bonds the burgundy leather perfectly to the light-grey P.U lining and features a drawstring closure structured top handle and detachable shoulder strap. As with every piece in the collection a signature gold-tone bow adorns the front.
  • DIANE VON FURSTENBERG Pentra dress
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    DIANE VON FURSTENBERG Pentra dress
    A great pattern will empower your wardrobe and DVF's Pentra dress is the perfect work-to-play option. The black and cream pearl jacquard adds definition to the form-fitting stretch-crepe shape and gives it an exotic effect. Simply add a blazer and heels to transition seamlessly through your schedule.
  • ELIZABETH AND JAMES Mayleigh silk shift dress
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    ELIZABETH AND JAMES Mayleigh silk shift dress
    A 1960s influence swept across the AW14 collections taking hemlines super short. Elizabeth and James taps into the trend with its black Mayleigh silk shift dress that sits neatly at mid thigh. Ground the look with bare legs and platform brogues.
  • MAX MARA ELEGANTE Unisono gown
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    MAX MARA ELEGANTE Unisono gown
    Approach your next event with confidence and ease in Max Mara Elegante's Unisono gown. The beauty of this classic black crepe piece is all in the reveal – from the front it appears demure and understated while the plunging back is embellished in light-reflecting sequins. Elevate the hem with pin heels and allow the train to swish and twirl as you do.
  • GUCCI 3D embellished wool and silk-crepe dress
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    GUCCI 3D embellished wool and silk-crepe dress
    Gucci’s AW14 runway collection was inspired by the 1960s with the mod mini dress taking centre stage. This black version is made from a soft blend of wool and silk and adorned with glittering crystal embellishment at the neck and beneath the pleat. Simple black pumps are all you'll need to complete a contemporary evening look.
  • DOLCE & GABBANA Vally embellished-heel Mary Jane shoes
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    DOLCE & GABBANA Vally embellished-heel Mary Jane shoes
    Befitting the runway's fairytale theme Dolce & Gabbana's black floral brocade Vally Mary Jane shoes are a charming statement piece for the new season. The metallic block heel is embellished with jewels and pearls and is ideal for bringing a playful edge to classic pieces.
  • MARNI Collarless checked cocoon coat
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    MARNI Collarless checked cocoon coat
    Marni's celebrated checks are a timeless brand signature. This collarless checked cocoon coat is crafted from black and forest-green wool and cut for an oversized cocoon shape. Its understated detailing has season-transcending appeal – work it over office staples and weekend denim alike.
  • BALENCIAGA Le Dix charcoal leather bracelet
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    BALENCIAGA Le Dix charcoal leather bracelet
    Balenciaga's charcoal-grey leather bracelet is a sophisticated way to add an element of tough-chic to everyday looks. It's defined by its gold-tone metal clip closure – named after the iconic Le Dix bag clasp.
  • DIANE VON FURSTENBERG Bevin dress
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    DIANE VON FURSTENBERG Bevin dress
    When you need to stand out from the crowd reach for DVF’s poppy-red Bevin dress. Crafted from stretch-jersey it features a V-neckline and soft ruching at the waist – a clever detail that flatters and smoothes the silhouette. Wear with sleek pumps for an enduringly chic finish.
  • RIKA Josefine wool-blend skirt
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    RIKA Josefine wool-blend skirt
    Rika's Josefine wool-blend skirt is a modern wardrobe staple that can be dressed up or down. It comes in AW14's key grey shade that works with bright whites now or sombre blacks as the weather turns.
  • R13 Distressed mid-rise skinny jeans
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    R13 Distressed mid-rise skinny jeans
    R13 specialises in the kind of distressed love-worn denim that's usually years in the making. These mid-rise skinny jeans are the label's staple cut and are made from a faded black denim that's woven with a hint of stretch. Each rip and snag is individually created and adds to the pair's overall rock 'n' roll feel.
  • VANESSA BRUNO ATHÉ Textured bouclé biker jacket
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    VANESSA BRUNO ATHÉ Textured bouclé biker jacket
    Vanessa Bruno Athé gives the classic biker jacket a laid-back feel in soft black merino wool and mohair. A contrast bouclé effect details the sides while ribbing at the elbows adds a moto twist. Wear it with simple separates for an effortless combination.
  • MAX MARA STUDIO Alexia coat
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    MAX MARA STUDIO Alexia coat
    A luxurious winter cover-up is one of the most important investments of the season so get ahead of the curve with this grey double-breasted Alexia coat from Max Mara Studio. The level of craftsmanship here is second to none from the beautiful handle of the alpaca and virgin wool-blend to the loose classic cut and fox-fur trimmed hood. Make it the finishing touch to one of the season's all-grey looks.
  • VERSACE Psychedelic-print sweatshirt
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    VERSACE Psychedelic-print sweatshirt
    Bursting with colour and signature patterns Versace's satin-finish jersey sweatshirt will make an energetic addition to your wardrobe. Ground the leopard and neon shades with a black leather mini skirt and high-top trainers.
  • STELLA MCCARTNEY Beckett oversized faux-fur clutch
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    STELLA MCCARTNEY Beckett oversized faux-fur clutch
    When it comes to accessorising this season faux fur is having a moment. This oversized hound's-tooth clutch from Stella McCartney is the ultimate way to tap into the trend and is topped with a polished gold-tone metal frame and clasp. Carry it with block-colour separates to let it steal the focus.
  • DIANE VON FURSTENBERG Leather pencil skirt
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    DIANE VON FURSTENBERG Leather pencil skirt
    DVF puts a modern twist on this classic pencil skirt style with a black lamb leather front and contrasting stretch-jersey back. The sleek design sits high on the waist and is accented with stitched front panels. Team it with a tucked-in blouse and pumps for a look that works from desk to dinner.
  • TYLER ALEXANDRA Jamie leather clutch
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    TYLER ALEXANDRA Jamie leather clutch
    This beautifully crafted Jamie clutch from Tyler Alexandra is made from a timeless combination of soft grey leather and rose-gold-tone metal hardware. It's a classic structured style with a traditional hinged opening and blue satin lining. The designer began her label in a mission to create a modern classic and this ticks all the right boxes.
  • OSCAR DE LA RENTA Cashmere and silk-blend bolero
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    OSCAR DE LA RENTA Cashmere and silk-blend bolero
    Lightweight and understated Oscar de la Renta's black bolero is the perfect evening cover-up. Crafted from a luxurious cashmere and silk-blend it's cropped at the smallest part of the waist with flattering three-quarter-length sleeves. The open front is perfect for showcasing sleeveless gowns or intricate necklines while still guarding against the chill.
  • GILES Funnel-neck duchess-satin dress
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    GILES Funnel-neck duchess-satin dress
    Giles Deacon takes on the LBD for AW14 and the end result feels unique and totally fresh. Crafted in Italy this duchess-satin creation features a wide funnel-neck collar long sleeves and a dropped waist with a fluted skirt. Wear it to inject youthful energy into your evening portfolio.
  • JASON WU Bi-colour twist-front crepe gown
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    JASON WU Bi-colour twist-front crepe gown
    Jason Wu is lauded for his ability to craft flattering eveningwear with unique contemporary flair. This bi-colour gown – in black and deep-purple crepe and hammered satin – adds to his impressive arsenal with a plunge front open back and fishtail hem. The floor-skimming skirt calls for vertiginous heels - an open toe looks best peeking out from beneath.
  • TALITHA Embroidered silk coat
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    TALITHA Embroidered silk coat
    Talitha's luxurious line of bohemian separates translate effortlessly to both coast and city. The label's embroidered coat is the perfect companion for any modern traveller and is crafted by hand by local Indian artisans. It's cut from a heavy-weight black silk and fully lined in the same. Slip it over everything from strappy sun dresses to vintage-wash denim.
  • GIANVITO ROSSI Open-toe leather mules
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    GIANVITO ROSSI Open-toe leather mules
    The mule remains a key wardrobe fixture for AW14 and Gianvito Rossi’s olive-green and pink pair feels particularly on-point. Constructed in Italy from soft nappa leather and finished with a concealed platform heel they're the ultimate 18-hour style. Wear them to bring a fresh attitude to an LBD or classic suiting.
  • DIANE VON FURSTENBERG Zarita gown
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    DIANE VON FURSTENBERG Zarita gown
    Contemporary evening elegance is easily achieved with DVF's floor-sweeping Zarita gown. It's delicately crafted from sheer navy lace has a sultry V-back and is fitted with a slim band around the waist that flatters the silhouette. This formal essential is brimming with timeless appeal but pair it with a metallic clutch for the most modern finish now.
  • DIANE VON FURSTENBERG Gemma skirt
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    DIANE VON FURSTENBERG Gemma skirt
    Champion this season's trend for uniform staples with DVF's navy stretch-crepe skirt. Sitting on the natural waist and falling to a mini length this pleated style will make weekday dressing so effortless. Tuck in a striped tee and ground the look with lace-up brogues.
  • THE ROW Lynn wool-blend midi skirt
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    THE ROW Lynn wool-blend midi skirt
    The Row's ivory Lynn midi skirt is crafted from a sumptuous stretch virgin wool-blend that’s soft to the touch and a pleasure to wear. The fluted A-line silhouette will work with everything from a silk cami to a boxy knit.
  • OSMAN Bi-colour cady gown
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    OSMAN Bi-colour cady gown
    This season bold monochrome makes the sleekest evening statement as Osman's sharply cut bi-colour gown aptly illustrates. The contrasting white panel is cleverly placed to highlight the smallest part of the waist – accent it even further with matching white accessories.
  • RIKA Rita leopard-print zip top
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    RIKA Rita leopard-print zip top
    Rika gives the long-sleeved top a statement update with a leopard print design and zip detailing. Classically cut it's made from pure cotton with a high round neck and curved hemline. Team it with track pants and pool slides for a cool off-duty look.
  • WEEKEND MAX MARA Bea coat
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    WEEKEND MAX MARA Bea coat
    A fur-trimmed coat will see you elegantly through the harshest of winters and Weekend Max Mara offers the perfect update with its navy canvas and optional fox-fur collared style. It's super versatile padded with nylon and comes complete with elasticated button-fastening cuffs. Wear it over every cold-weather ensemble.
  • BOTTEGA VENETA Ti-colour pleated dress
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    BOTTEGA VENETA Ti-colour pleated dress
    This season Tomas Maier used geometric panels in his collection for Bottega Veneta – a technique that highlighted the beautiful silhouettes rather perfectly. Case in point? This tri-colour pleated dress with nude black and chartreuse zigzag sections. It sits closely at the high round neck long at the sleeves and full and pleated at the skirt. It's your shortcut to new-season chic.
  • GIVENCHY Shark Lock leather boots
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    GIVENCHY Shark Lock leather boots
    Givenchy's understated riding boots will make an enduring addition to your winter wardrobe. Beautifully crafted from smooth black leather they have a sleek round-toe silhouette and feature the house's signature silver-tone metal shark's-tooth twist-lock.
  • RIKA Rosa leopard-print crepe dress
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    RIKA Rosa leopard-print crepe dress
    Rika elevates the simple silhouette of its Rosa dress with an all-over leopard print. With its long sleeves pointed collar and knee-skimming length its an easy AW14 winner. Pair it with flat sandals by day switching to pointed pumps come evening.
  • RICHARD NICOLL Checked double-breasted blazer
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    RICHARD NICOLL Checked double-breasted blazer
    This double-breasted blazer is brimming with Richard Nicoll's unique brand of androgyny. It's made from a sumptuous blend of virgin wool and silk and is patterned with a contemporary blue brown and grey check. Wear it with the matching trousers for the most directional take or ease it into weekend with a pair of skinny jeans.
  • BALENCIAGA Le Dix leather bracelet
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    BALENCIAGA Le Dix leather bracelet
    Balenciaga's understated bracelet is the perfect partner to autumn's loose and languid silhouettes. It's made from smooth burgundy leather and features a palladium and brushed gold-tone closure – a detail borrowed from the signature hardware of Le Dix handbags.
  • THE ROW Rashon chunky-knit cashmere cape
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    THE ROW Rashon chunky-knit cashmere cape
    The Row's Rashon cape was a key look on the AW14 runway and one that typified the brand's understated and ultra-luxe approach. It's made from light-beige chunky-knit cashmere that drapes over the shoulders and is longer at the sides. Wear it fastened at the neck or with one side draped languidly over the shoulder.
  • MAX MARA Lauto coat
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    MAX MARA Lauto coat
    Max Mara puts an elegant spin on classic leopard print with the Lauto coat. The sleek silhouette has a 1960s feel - note the high round neck one-button fastening and slim cut. Team this cover-up with an all-black outfit to let the pattern pop.
  • MARY KATRANTZOU Oriane symbol-print silk shirt dress
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    MARY KATRANTZOU Oriane symbol-print silk shirt dress
    For AW14 Mary Katrantzou took inspiration from American writer Kurt Vonnegut and looked to the beauty of symbols. The Oriane shirt dress displays the designer's bold new direction with a royal-blue silk body that's decorated with myriad multicoloured insignia. Wear it over skinny jeans by day or with sleek mules by night.
  • SAINT LAURENT Leather-lapel wool cape
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    SAINT LAURENT Leather-lapel wool cape
    This season's cape the Saint Laurent way has a tuxedo-inspired twist. In smart black wool it has leather-trimmed peak lapels and a cut-away step hemline while a luxurious layer of silk lines the inside for the softest fit and finish. Layer it atop a Breton striped sweater and skinny jeans for a look that personifies the house's Parisian sensibility.
  • ISABEL MARANT Felmira sequin-embellished skirt
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    ISABEL MARANT Felmira sequin-embellished skirt
    Isabel Marant's Felmira skirt is an opulent party piece with the brand's signature insouciant edge. Crafted from pure silk it's embellished with rows of burnished metallic sequins and sweeps seductively across the upper thigh. Finish the look in true Marant style by teaming it with chunky knitwear and tough boots.
  • VERSACE Bias-cut silk-satin dress
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    VERSACE Bias-cut silk-satin dress
    Versace utilised the bias cut for the first time this season and the result was ultra-feminine and sexy. Made from red silk-satin this sumptuous design features a V-front and back with subtle split-seam detailing. Highlight the gold-tone straps with a classic metallic clutch and complete the look with fringed sandals.
  • ROKSANDA Calder felted wool skirt
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    ROKSANDA Calder felted wool skirt
    In the hands of Roksanda the staple pencil skirt is elevated to avant-garde heights. This beige felted wool Calder style features a large frilled half-peplum – a pivotal detail of the AW14 runway. Stay true to the designer's bold aesthetic and team with blocks of colour.
  • DIANE VON FURSTENBERG Alicia dress
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    DIANE VON FURSTENBERG Alicia dress
    This tonal burgundy and pink Alicia dress from DVF is cut from rose-print silk-chiffon with a plunging V-neckline and sheer wide-cut sleeves. The hint of décolletage is perfect after-hours but it works just as well by day with a silk or lace cami layered underneath.
  • 'S MAX MARA Lodola sweater
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    'S MAX MARA Lodola sweater
    This Lodola roll-neck sweater from S Max Mara comes in AW14’s essential slate-grey hue. It's a loose-fitting style made in Italy from a soft wool and cashmere-blend that you won’t want to take off. Style it with skinny denim and loafers for a pulled-together off-duty look.
  • ACNE STUDIOS Demi Mix wool-blend sweater
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    ACNE STUDIOS Demi Mix wool-blend sweater
    Acne Studios's Demi Mix sweater is a classic offering from the Scandinavian brand. It's made from a navy mohair and wool-blend and features a nonchalant oversized fit with dropped shoulders. Switch up the look by wearing it with or without the optional snood.
  • HERNO Ultralight quilted down coat
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    HERNO Ultralight quilted down coat
    A lightweight yet super-insulating all-weather style this high-shine jade-green coat is the perfect way to stay stylish in the most challenging of conditions. It is quilted and filled with soft down and has a soft funnel neck to protect from the iciest of wind chills. Wear it from the city to the slopes with ease.
  • KENZO Monster Foil body-con dress
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    KENZO Monster Foil body-con dress
    Mechanical tool monsters were a key motif in Kenzo's AW14 collection and this body-con dress sees them reworked in striking gold-tone foil. It's knitted with graphic red intarsia shapes and fitted with a hint of stretch. The bold combination of colour ensures a standout evening look – complete it with tough black leather accessories.
  • SAINT LAURENT Babies glitter-heel patent leather shoes
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    SAINT LAURENT Babies glitter-heel patent leather shoes
    Swing in step with the new season's 1960s mood by donning Saint Laurent's Babies Mary Jane shoes. They're made from shiny black patent leather and feature a triple strap fastening. The bolt of siren-red glitter on the block-heel is just the thing for lifting both day and evening looks.
  • MAX MARA Barocco coat
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    MAX MARA Barocco coat
    The Barocco coat epitomises Max Mara's contemporary approach to classic design. It's made from camel hair a material cherished for its delightfully soft handle and textured finish and tailored to a loose silhouette with a concealed placket and sleek funnel neck. The natural tan shade works well with a host of season-perfect hues such as cream grey and rich red.
  • DUVETICA Thiacinque quilted down coat
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    DUVETICA Thiacinque quilted down coat
    Duvetica makes outerwear that's built to stand up to the elements and this Thiacinque coat will keep you warm and dry no matter the weather. It has a high-shine charcoal nylon shell that's sumptuously filled with quilted goose down for optimum insulation. The cosy hood and elasticated hem and cuffs are also fitted to keep the cold out and the heat in.
  • RAQUEL ALLEGRA Faded stripe low-slung boyfriend trousers
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    RAQUEL ALLEGRA Faded stripe low-slung boyfriend trousers
    These faded stripe boyfriend jeans typify Raquel Allegra's relaxed approach to design. They're cut for a low-slung high-rise silhouette and have an easy-fitting tapered leg. Wear them with sandals now and an oversized duster coat as you head into the new season.
  • SMYTHSON 1887 leather and suede tote
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    SMYTHSON 1887 leather and suede tote
    Smythson's 1887 tote typifies the British brand's commitment to exquisite craftsmanship and understated luxury. A smooth black calf leather body creates the sleekest silhouette accented only by suede side panels and a discreet gold-tone embossed logo. Open this timeless style to reveal a luxe lambskin lining one main compartment and two zip pockets - roomy enough for your daily essentials.
  • ALEXANDER MCQUEEN 3D floral-jacquard stretch-knit dress
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    ALEXANDER MCQUEEN 3D floral-jacquard stretch-knit dress
    Everything from the regal bell sleeves to the rich 3D floral-jacquard make this white stretch-knit dress quintessential Alexander McQueen. Fitted through the body and flaring into a full pleated skirt this is a piece designed to flatter. It's the perfect canvas for one the house's ornate Knucklebox clutches just add a pair of embellished pumps.
  • ISABEL MARANT ÉTOILE Cray stripe-print chiffon dress
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    ISABEL MARANT ÉTOILE Cray stripe-print chiffon dress
    This red and black striped Cray dress is a chic way to work Isabel Marant Étoile’s effortless brand of bohemia. The sheer-chiffon style is cut to fit loose on the body and finished with a gathered waist and buttoned front panel. Style it with slouchy boots and an oversized tote.
  • MCQ ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Japanese writing mohair-blend sweater
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    MCQ ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Japanese writing mohair-blend sweater
    This season McQ Alexander McQueen took inspiration from the vibrant streets of Tokyo. The result is graphic colourful pieces such as this long-sleeved sweater made from a loose mohair-blend and centred with letters that spell 'London' in Japanese. The slouchy fit is perfect with relaxed denim and a chunky heel.
  • BALMAIN Quilted leather biker jacket
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    BALMAIN Quilted leather biker jacket
    Balmain and biker jackets are synonymous. This black version is exquisitely crafted from lamb's leather and has a modern collarless square neck. Everything else is thoroughly classic from the gunmetal-tone hardware and moto-style quilting. Try it with a pair of the label's distressed jeans day and night.
  • VANESSA BRUNO ATHÉ Brochet roll-neck melange-knit sweater
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    VANESSA BRUNO ATHÉ Brochet roll-neck melange-knit sweater
    The season's modern laid-back femininity is demonstrated beautifully by Vanessa Bruno Athé's oversized roll-neck sweater. It's made from a cosy cotton and alpaca-blend and is knitted with a navy and white melange. Balance this billowing style by wearing slim-fitting trousers or a pencil skirt beneath.
  • BARBARA CASASOLA High-neck cropped shirt
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    BARBARA CASASOLA High-neck cropped shirt
    Barbara Casasola's separates may be inspired by menswear but they certainly aren't lacking in elegance. This cropped white cotton and silk-blend piece is a wholly contemporary take on the classic shirt with a high collarless neck and a concealed button fastening. Try it with high-waisted trousers for the most modern of on-duty ensembles.
  • JIL SANDER NAVY Polka-dot leather lace-up shoes
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    JIL SANDER NAVY Polka-dot leather lace-up shoes
    Jil Sander Navy puts a playful spin on the classic lace-up shoe with a polka-dot effect. This durable pair is made from black nappa leather with a visible white under-layer peeking from beneath the perforations. They’re the perfect partner to bold tailoring and will add a modern dimension to dresses and skirts.
  • NO. 21 Sequin-embellished silk skirt
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    NO. 21 Sequin-embellished silk skirt
    This sequin-embellished silk skirt embodies No. 21’s modern brand of femininity perfectly. It's a straight-cut mid-length style that strikes the perfect balance between high-octane elegance and wearability. Team it with an oversized knit and chunky heels for a directional daytime look that's straight off the runway.
  • MARQUES ALMEIDA Satin bias-cut slip dress
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    MARQUES ALMEIDA Satin bias-cut slip dress
    Citing 1990s Tom Ford and Galliano as references Marques'Almeida's slinky slip dress is an ode to that particular breed of nonchalant glamour. Made from nude silk-satin it has a bias cut that is exaggerated by an asymmetric hemline and ruffle detailing. The seductive silhouette is made super-modern when offset by chunky flats.
  • SPORTMAX Padova dress
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    SPORTMAX Padova dress
    Cold-weather dressing doesn't have to mean a compromise on style and Sportmax delivers some of the chicest option this season. The grey Padova wool-blend dress is effortlessly chic and envelops the body from roll neck to long sleeves and knee-length hem. A bold red mohair-blend stripe across the body adds beautiful colour and texture. Complete the look with knee-length boots.
  • MISSONI MARE Zigzag-knit tasselled kaftan
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    MISSONI MARE Zigzag-knit tasselled kaftan
    Missoni Mare’s iconic zigzag knit transforms this multicoloured kaftan. Detailed with long statement tassels and a drawstring waist it’s the ultimate in bohemian warm-weather style.
  • WEEKEND MAX MARA Bacino coat
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    WEEKEND MAX MARA Bacino coat
    Weekend Max Mara proves that braving the elements can be a stylish affair with this navy matte-nylon Bacino coat. Quilted and filled with down it has a tall funnel neck and hood and fastens securely to keep the chill at bay. The pockets are lined with fleece and black faux-leather toggles add a detailed finishing touch.
  • DIANE VON FURSTENBERG Carmen dress
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    DIANE VON FURSTENBERG Carmen dress
    DVF's Carmen dress ticks all the boxes as the perfect day-to-night piece. Made from a mid-weight crepe it has a slight stretch for a comfortable fit and is finished with a cut-out neckline detail. Work it with ladylike flats in the office switching to point-toe pumps after hours.
  • EMILIO DE LA MORENA V-strap velvet skater dress
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    EMILIO DE LA MORENA V-strap velvet skater dress
    Emilio de la Morena is famed for creating sculptural silhouettes that celebrate the female form and highlight the waist. This red velvet skater dress is cut with V-shaped straps and flares from the waist into a voluminous bonded skirt. Wear it with classic black accessories for the ultimate in modern party dressing.
  • TALITHA Kanisha-print cotton silk-blend kaftan
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    TALITHA Kanisha-print cotton silk-blend kaftan
    Talitha is a go-to for easy breezy daywear and this blue and white Kanisha-print kaftan is cut to an easy relaxed fit with pompom trims. Layer it over a bikini on the beach or style it with a silk cami and cropped trousers on home ground.
  • 3.1 PHILLIP LIM High-neck sweater
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    3.1 PHILLIP LIM High-neck sweater
    Modern knitwear is all about oversized proportions rich hues and beautiful fabrics. This wide-sleeved burgundy sweater from 3.1 Phillip Lim ticks all the right boxes; it is made from a cosy blend including alpaca and yak and features a contrasting centre-front panel for a contemporary twist. Wear this winter essential from work to weekend for a luxuriously understated finish.
  • TOGA ARCHIVES Bonded wool-blend coat
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    TOGA ARCHIVES Bonded wool-blend coat
    Wrap up in Toga Archives's oversized long-line coat. A riff on a formal double-breasted style it's made from a grey felted wool-blend and is loaded with androgynous appeal. It's the ultimate all-encompassing cover-up so wear it over everything come winter.
  • RIKA Irena boiled-wool biker jacket
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    RIKA Irena boiled-wool biker jacket
    Rika’s Irena jacket is a playful revision of the classic biker style in a striking jade-green boiled wool-blend. The structured design is fitted with all the essential components – shoulder epaulettes zipped cuffs and a buckle-fastened belt at the hem. Partner it with the coordinating pencil skirt for an easy cool finish.
  • STELLA MCCARTNEY Fernanda wool biker jacket
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    STELLA MCCARTNEY Fernanda wool biker jacket
    Ready to build your new-season arsenal? Stella McCartney's grey felted-wool Fernanda jacket is the perfect starting point. It's a modern reworking of the classic biker complete with asymmetric zip details and contemporary square lapels. Polished versatile but still brimming with signature McCartney cool – this is the update your working wardrobe is calling out for.
  • BALENCIAGA V-neck crepe dress
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    BALENCIAGA V-neck crepe dress
    Champion autumn's rich shades with Balenciaga's bottle-green dress. It’s crafted from satin-lined crepe and is detailed with a deep V-neckline and open overlay at the back to reveal just a hint of skin. The fluid silhouette is the perfect foil to a sharp stiletto heel.
  • MCQ ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Sculpted peplum satin dress
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    MCQ ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Sculpted peplum satin dress
    This short-sleeved black satin dress from McQ Alexander McQueen is the modern girl's answer to the LBD. It's cut with a flattering peplum waist and a pleated skirt that adds volume to the classic silhouette. Wear it with chunky ankle boots in the day and point-toe pumps after dark.
  • IRO Jay distressed leather biker jacket
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    IRO Jay distressed leather biker jacket
    With the supple handle of a love-worn favourite IRO's Jay leather biker is an off-duty hero piece. It's crafted from distressed nubuck leather in a soft anthracite hue and is ideal paired with skinny indigo denim.
  • THE ROW Hazleton long-sleeved T-shirt
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    THE ROW Hazleton long-sleeved T-shirt
    The Row’s long-sleeved Hazleton T-shirt is a luxurious take on a wardrobe staple with its seamless construction and silk back panel. It's made from fine black jersey that is soft lightweight and ideal for layering. Team it with everything from your favourite denim to structured skirts.
  • ISABEL MARANT Oma quilted silk-shantung jacket
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    ISABEL MARANT Oma quilted silk-shantung jacket
    A trophy jacket has the power to elevate any outfit and Isabel Marant's Oma is a new-season hero. Crafted from a floral-print shantung-silk it receives a tougher edge by way of eyelet-embellished edges and a black leather waist tie. Dress it down with leather trousers or wear it insouciantly over an evening gown.
  • PAIGE DENIM Verdugo mid-rise skinny jeans
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    PAIGE DENIM Verdugo mid-rise skinny jeans
    Switch up your classic black jeans for Paige Denim's charcoal-grey Verdugo pair. They're cut from super stretch denim that hugs and streamlines the figure while light fading along the front of the legs creates a love-worn finish. They fasten with a classic top button and zip and feature the label’s signature logo-embossed patch on the back.
  • CATERINA GATTA Bi-colour faces-print dress
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    CATERINA GATTA Bi-colour faces-print dress
    Though a deft hand with vintage textiles Caterina Gatta's charismatic faces print is her own unique creation. Placing the print at the neckline of this bi-colour silk-satin dress elevates the classic skater silhouette to a whole new level. It's cut slim through the body and flares into a pleated mini-length skirt.
  • MARNI Calf-hair and leather clutch
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    MARNI Calf-hair and leather clutch
    A black clutch holds endless styling potential and Marni’s calf-hair and leather style is sleek and spacious enough to transition from day to night. It hosts two internal slip pockets for your smart phone or travel card and comes complete with an optional leather shoulder strap.
  • VELVET BY GRAHAM & SPENCER Jena roll-neck sweater
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    VELVET BY GRAHAM & SPENCER Jena roll-neck sweater
    Velvet by Graham & Spencer's Jena sweater is crafted from a mid-weight navy wool and features a high funnel-neck and long dolman sleeves. Style it with your favourite denim and androgynous footwear for easy weekend chic.
  • VELVET BY GRAHAM & SPENCER Alba waffle-knit cashmere sweater
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    VELVET BY GRAHAM & SPENCER Alba waffle-knit cashmere sweater
    Velvet by Graham & Spencer's Alba sweater is the ultimate luxurious staple. It's crafted from a fine waffle-knit cashmere for a beautifully soft handle and features a subtly split hem. Let it slip effortlessly into your weekend wardrobe.
  • EMILIO DE LA MORENA Tri-colour ruched dress
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    EMILIO DE LA MORENA Tri-colour ruched dress
    Emilio de la Morena’s long-standing love affair with ruffles get supersized for AW14 adding a figure-sculpting quality to this tri-colour cocktail dress. Vivid red and pink panelling proves to be a pleasing mix broken up with a dark-burgundy velvet panel in the centre. Complement the look with tonal accessories – minimal detail is a must.
  • ELIZABETH AND JAMES Madison blazer
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    ELIZABETH AND JAMES Madison blazer
    The black blazer has a place in every capsule wardrobe and Elizabeth and James's Madison style is a sharp option for everyday. Made from twill it has a neat single-breasted cut with peaked lapels and understated details that ensure it works just as well with off-duty staples as it does with tailored workwear.
  • VANESSA BRUNO ATHÉ Belier ribbed-knit wool sweater
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    VANESSA BRUNO ATHÉ Belier ribbed-knit wool sweater
    Vivid colour needn’t be saved for the summer months. Work it into your new-season wardrobe with this bold red Belier sweater from Vanessa Bruno Athé. Made from soft merino wool with zip detailing at the shoulders it’s the perfect hybrid of wardrobe staple and stand-out piece.
  • DIANE VON FURSTENBERG Dancing skirt
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    DIANE VON FURSTENBERG Dancing skirt
    DVF's AW14 show was an upbeat celebration of print and pattern and this Rose Gate print skirt was a key piece from the lively collection. It's cut to sit high on the waist and flare softly to the knee. Pick out the vibrant hues with colour-block accessories.
  • YAZBUKEY Moon brooch
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    YAZBUKEY Moon brooch
    Yazbukey builds each fun-filled collection around a central theme each season and for AW14 it's 'Turkish Delights'. This mirrored gold-tone Plexiglas moon brooch captures the mood perfectly and can be pinned on everything from slim-line knits to oversized holdalls.
  • VALENTINO Rockstud cross-body bag
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    VALENTINO Rockstud cross-body bag
    Valentino uses its signature studs and burgundy nappa leather to perfect the popular cross-body bag. The versatile Rockstud is detailed with an adjustable shoulder strap and zip top closure making it the perfect companion day or night.
  • BALENCIAGA Leather biker jacket
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    BALENCIAGA Leather biker jacket
    No one makes a biker jacket quite like Balenciaga. Made from smooth black leather with a short slim body and silver-tone hardware it's the slickest take on a timeless classic. Work it to toughen up off-duty staples or sleek workwear separates.
  • DIANE VON FURSTENBERG T72 dress
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    DIANE VON FURSTENBERG T72 dress
    Diane von Furstenberg is the unequivocal queen of the wrap dress. The T72 is a new-season rework of the designer's iconic style updated in bold monochrome print. With a wrap-over front and belted waist this is a style designed to flatter. Style it with bare legs and pointed pumps for now switching to tights and boots come the cooler months.
  • VALENTINO Cult suede pumps
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    VALENTINO Cult suede pumps
    Valentino's Cult suede pumps are a heavenly new-season offering made from flawless black suede and defined by an ankle strap fastening block heel and almond toe. Wear them to ground the season's short shift dresses and midi skirts.
  • YVES SALOMON Rabbit-fur gilet
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    YVES SALOMON Rabbit-fur gilet
    Trans-seasonal outfits require a lightweight extra layer like this tonal-brown rabbit-fur gilet from Yves Salomon. Wear over knit dresses and beneath supersized coats styling the draped waterfall front open or fastening it at the hook.
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