From high street bargains to high-end investment buys, we’ve chosen the very best pieces that are landing in store and online this week...
We’ve been busy scouring the shops to bring you our edit of the hottest pieces you need to know about this week. Whether you fancy a little wardrobe refresh, or a total style overhaul, we’ve got the inside track on all the hottest new styles hitting stores this week.
Not only that, there’s everything from purse-friendly high street bargains to head-turning designer buys to tempt you with should you fancy treating yourself to something special (and who doesn’t deserve a splurge from time to time?).
From the exciting collaborations you need to know about, to the brand new labels you need to know about – this is your ultimate weekly shopping guide. Have you heard of new British footwear label Attribute? With Erin Wasson as the face of the brand, you’re guaranteed to find the coolest boots and the slickest stilettos. And we’ve got plenty more brilliant new brands to introduce you to.
As this season’s top trends start dropping into store, there’s never been a better time to update your look. What are the top trends for AW16? Elevated sportswear, velvet everything, heritage checks, ruffle details, posh puffa jackets and rich brocades. We’ve got all the key pieces you need to nail this season’s style.
Get ready to overhaul your old winter wardrobe with our edit of knits, trousers and stylish accessories to suit every style and budget.
Ready, set, shop!
Net-a-Porter have collaborated with J. Crew on an exclusive collection. New York-based label J.Crew, which is headed up by the uber-cool Jenna Lyons, is renowned for its casual but luxed up everyday basics.
Now, the brand have hooked up with Net-a-Porter on an exclusive capsule collection, inspired by the timeless quality of stripes. From nautical-style tops to fuzzy coats, our pick of the collection are these high-waisted, wide-legged, wool-blend flannel trousers.Buy it now!
The inimitable Iris Apfel has collaborated with Happy Socks to design her own exclusive capsule collection. The 94-year-old fashion icon has put her playful stamp on socks and boxers. Brighten up winter mornings and put a spring in your step with these joyful little undergarments.Buy it now!
Isabel Marant’s Otway and Soono boots have maintained cult-status since their 2009 catwalk debut. Now, they’re back, by way of an exclusive capsule collection with Net-a-Porter.
‘When it comes to injecting your outfit with a dose of rock ‘n’ roll attitude, Isabel Marant’s embellished boots are all you really need,’ notes The EDIT. The classic ‘Otoway’ with a geometric heel now comes with dozens of silver studs and a buckled leather strap.Buy it now!
We can’t stop singing Aqua’s 90s classic Barbie Girl and it’s all down to quirky cordwainer Charlotte Olympia. The British brand has teamed up with Barbie to realise Creative Director Charlotte Olympia Dellal’s childhood dreams of working with the most famous doll in the world: ‘This was a childhood dream come true to collaborate with Barbie!’ Dellal says. ‘It was a fantastic opportunity to be able to design and create a Charlotte Olympia aesthetic for one of the most iconic figure sin the world.’
From pink marabou covered shoes, to playful clutch bags, this a fun collection that reminds us we can still play dress up at any age. Our pick of the collection is this Barbie World vanity case themed clutch (£1125).
Charlotte Olympia x Barbie goes on sale today exclusively at Charlotte Olympia stores, www.charlotteolympia.com, www.barbieworld.com and www.netaporter.com.Buy it now!
In a direct-to-consumer first, Ganni released their super cute ‘Space Cowboy’ tees that were an Instagram favourite at their recent Copenhagen Fashion Week show. We love this peach coloured version.Buy it now!
The Topshop Unique autumn/winter 2016 collection has just landed in store and online. What’s the vibe?
‘We took inspiration from sexy seductresses,’ said Topshop Creative Director Kate Phelan. ‘Think Charlotte Rampling, or Kate Moss – it?s a celebration of these gorgeous, powerful women.’
What that means for you is perfect velvet part dresses, classic bikers re-imagined in metallic sheepskin and felted khaki and heaps of gorgeous tailoring.
The first thing we’ll buy are these gorgeous gold velvet boots.Buy it now!
Model-turned-designer Gabriela Hearst’s new eponymous label has juts dropped on Net-a-Porter.
Each garment is thoughtfully designed and crafted using the most luxurious fabrics. She also works with women?s non-profit Manos de Uruguay on her knits and tweeds.
In Gabriela?s own words: ‘I wanted to create a brand that reflects a slower pace and process: where things are made with care and detail, where tradition is more important than trend, where there is a purpose to every piece’.
We’ve got our sights set on this gorgeous patterned knit.Buy it now!
Amazon Fashion is going from strength to strength. The ecom behemoth’s most recent venture is a brand new Jeans Store.
With shapes ranging from boyfriend and flares to skinny and straight-cut and a jeans under £30 section (our favourite for a pre-pay day spree) there something to suit every shape and budget. There?s other denim pieces (perfect for double-denim lovers), including pussybow blouses, dungarees and dresses.
As for brands, 7 For All Mankind, Calvin Klein, Cheap Monday, Levi’s and New Look are all in stock. Our top picks this week are the Nadine H. blouse (£76.73) and the Won Hundred ‘Melanie’ jeans (£130), pictured here.Buy it now!
Opening Ceremony and Calvin Klein have joined forces on one of the most nineties t-shirts we’ve ever laid eyes on. We love.
The pair monochrome, unisex t-shirts feature an archival image of Kate Moss from her iconic 1993 Calvin Klein Underwear campaign, which was shot by renowned photographer David Sims. Be sure to snap these up before they sell out (the limited edition tees are available exclusively on Opening Ceremony).
Best of all, all profits from this collection will benefit amfAR, the American Foundation for AIDS Research.Buy it now!
Galvan, the two-year old London-based eveningwear label, has just launched its own e-commerce site, right in time for party season.
Counting Sienna Miller and Rosie Huntington-Whiteley as regular wearers, the aesthetic is clean and sophisticated with minimal embellishment. Key silhouettes are jumpsuits and slip dresses in luxurious silks.
Scroll on to shop our hero piece from the new collection…Buy it now!
Our hero piece from the new collection is this slick but slouchy jumpsuit. We reccommend wearing it with monochrome accessories, and avoiding red wine at all costs.
We’re pretty obsessed with new Scandi-brand Ganni. So are Alexa Chung and Jessica Alba so we’re in pretty good company.
We’ll toughen up this gorgeous floral maxi dress with a biker jacket and boots.Buy it now!
River Island’s new autumn/winter 2016 collection has just dropped in store and the brand’s cool new campaign (pictured here) illustrates just how great the clothes are too.
Styled by revered fashion stylist Edward Enninful and shot by fashion photographer Emma Summerton, face-of-the-moment Lindsey Wixson models the collection.
Scroll on for our hero piece of the collection…Buy it now!
This season denimn and leather have been given a crafty makeover with cute patches and chic embroidery. Perfect for work, wear this skirt with a crisp white shirt and block-heeled Mary Janes.Buy it now!
As we revealed back in July, Jessica Alba has teamed up with cool, American denim brand DL1961, to create the perfect pair of women’s jeans. The best thing about these jeans are their shape retention (so, no saggy bums by midday), and we love their environmentally friendly ethos.
Currently available on the brand’s website, they’ll be dropping in Harvey Nichols, Harrods and Fenwicks this month – we’ll keep you posted on when.
Scroll on to shop our two favourite pairs from the collection.Buy it now!
We love the slightly cropped length and distressed detailing of the No.3 Shadow jeans.Buy it now!
And the highwaisted No.2 Sunrise pair are super-flattering.Buy it now!
Check out new British footwear and accessories brand Attribute that launched today. It’s collection of cool and cutting-edge deisgns brings us directional deisgns at affordbale prices.
With a team of British designers at its helm it blends London street-style with influences from global trends. Alongside the launch collection of fashion-forward footwear is a capsule range of shearling jackets, bombers and handbags.
Check out the pop up at 42 Redchurch street, London which is open for 8 weeks, and keep your eyes peeled on attribute.london as the ecommerce site is opening for business tomorrow.Buy it now!
Band tees are set to be a huge trend for autumn/winter. What we love most about this look is all you need to do is add boyfirend jeans and biker boots.Buy it now!
The definition of chic but simple, we’ve ear-marked this new addition to Whistles autumn collection for our next work event, we’ll wear it with metallic block heels and a mini cross body handbag.Buy it now!
Wear over white jeans for a Parisean take on weekend dressing.Buy it now!
Trapeze dresses look achingly cool worn with flats or heels, making this Victoria, Victoria Beckham number worth every penny spent.Buy it now!
Magda Butrym has just dropped on Net-a-Porter and is selling out fast. Snap up this cream top and wear it with lightwash jeans. Cut from silk, it has a hand-crocheted yoke, collar and extended cuffs.Buy it now!
This chic shopper is a workwear staple for the new season.Buy it now!
This summery striped top is perfect for pulling on over jeans. Try layering a white cotton tee underneath too.Buy it now!
Super-sized cuffs have gained serious style momentum. Pair this one with linen trousers and heels for an understated holiday ensemble.Buy it now!
Wear with suede ankle boots and layer up some delicate gold bangles for simple summer style.Buy it now!
The boyfriend jean is still going strong, and we think this Raey version will be a great addition to any wardrobe.Buy it now!
Bored of your posh heels? Try this beautiful embroidered pair from Aquazzura.Buy it now!
One of those rare shoes that looks designer but are actually high street. Hurrah! Wear with cropped jeans to show off the pretty bow detail.Buy it now!
Cat-eye shaped sunnies add instant glamour to any summer ensemble. We love these luxe-looking gold-toned glasses from Le Specs.Buy it now!
Part of Jennifer Meyer’s inspirational capsule for International Women’s
Day, this handmade 18-karat gold ’empower’ bracelet is the perfect self-gift to give you a positive boost everyday.
Sweep back your hair in a low ponytail and show off these gorgeous miss-matched bird earrings from ChloéBuy it now!
Brian Atwood harkens back to his days desigining for Versace with these racy pumps. Perfect for your next night on the town.Buy it now!
Tuck a vintage band tee into these vintage-looking high-waisted shorts, add Converse trainers and you’re ready for a weekend day-date.Buy it now!
Team this neon-trimmed skirt from the label’s Pre-Fall 16 collection with a plain white t-shirt by day and dress up with a crisply tailored shirt for work.Buy it now!
Anyone accused of never putting their phone down, this gorgeous Dolce & Gabbana case won’t help, but it will make Snapchatting look that bit chicer.Buy it now!
The ‘Classic City’ tote’s younger, cooler sister, we pop all of our essentials in this little clutch bag to stop us loosing things in our larger tote bags. Then, simply take it out and head off for drinks.Buy it now!
Trust Dries van Noten to put a playful spin on ‘leopard print’. We love irreverent fashion and we love you, Dries.Buy it now!
This cobalt little hobo bag is seasonless and goes great with an all-black ensemble.Buy it now!
This is a perfect summer layering piece that looks perect with white jeans, a cross-body bag and slides.Buy it now!
Great for work, even better for the beach.Buy it now!
This midi skirt looks great worn with a floral bomber jacket.Buy it now!
This goes-with-everything denim has a slightly a-line shape and a raw hem.Buy it now!
Gucci-esque and gorgeous. These are the new must-have jeans style. Best of all, they’ll still be on-trend this autumn/winter too.Buy it now!
The cold shoulder trend is going nowhere. This little top will see you through many a summer BBQ.Buy it now!
Perfect for summer weddings, this pretty prom-stye skirt is fail-safe for special occassions this summer.Buy it now!
Giving us serious Bridget Bardot vibes, wear this dress with tan sandals and a bold red lip.Buy it now!
The summer equivalent of your favourite little black ankle boots, these Aldo sandals will go with everything.Buy it now!
An updated gladiator sandal. The elasticated sides also make these super easy to kick off to dip your toes in the sea.Buy it now!
This pretty skirt can go from day to night when you add a choker and block heels.Buy it now!
This two-toned shirt looks just as great shrugged on over a bikini as it does with dark wash cropped jeans and flats.Buy it now!
Wear with white jeans at the weekend or smarten up under a black blazer for work.Buy it now!
This dreamy dress could be mistaken for Valentino. Style it with tan suede gladiator sandals and a wide brimmed hat.Buy it now!
This luxuriously soft cashmere jumper looks amazing with leather trousers and white trainers.Buy it now!
Not your average biker, the studded collar gives this jacket an edgy finish.Buy it now!
Jonathan Simkhai is steadily becoming our go-to deisgner for not-so-basic tailoring. This statement shirt will elevate your work wardrobe.Buy it now!
This cool sporty dress looks great with trainers and a low loose pony.Buy it now!
Wear solo with jeans, or layer under dungarees and team with slides.Buy it now!
Sacai’s creative director Chitose Abe is renowned for her unexpected fabric combos. For this peplum top she?s mixed velvet with guipure lace and a satin cami. Style it with a pencil skit for a chic office look.Buy it now!
Cats are slowing taking over the catwalk. Seriously, we?ve spotted them everywhere from Gucci to Stella McCartney. This shirt is playful but office-appropriate, and looks just as good with jeans and flats at the weekend.Buy it now!
Silver is a great alternative to black for girls who don?t wear colour.Buy it now!
The summer equivalent of an LBD, this a a buy now wear forever piece. And an absolute bargain.Buy it now!
This striped cotton Warehouse is the perfect addition to your summer wardrobe. Show off your tan subtly and stylishly by wearing with kickflare jeans and tan leather sandals.Buy it now!
The shirt the Fashion Editors are loving for summer is this hopelessly romantic and ruffled confection from Ghost (yes, glorious Ghost of slip dress fame – and FYI, they are still ace too). A worthwhile investment that will see you through into chilly autumn and still look perfect over a pair of jeans and underneath a fitted tailored jacket.
Just add a red lip, espadrilles and a pair of gold hoops.Buy it now!
Go for the ultimate boho top and slip into this monochrome style from March 11.Buy it now!
Platforms are back. Our top pick? It has to be these from Saint Laurent.Buy it now!
Wear under high-waist mid-wash jeans with slides for maximum impact.Buy it now!
White, super-strappy and perfect for summer – this is high on our wish list.Buy it now!
Erdem has your occasionwear wardrobe sorted with this powder blue creation.Buy it now!
Stride into summer in this sleek striped number from Topshop.Buy it now!
Amp up your holiday suitcase with this pom pom bag.Buy it now!
Khaki, lace-up and perfect for stylish off-duty dressing – this is the ultimate shirt for any hardworking wardrobe.Buy it now!
Looking to upgrade your bikini collection? Go for this crochet style from She Made Me.Buy it now!
Silver is the hottest shade for summer and we’re getting our fix with this block heel shoe from Whistles.Buy it now!
The new-season fancy slip dress, courtesy of Topshop.Buy it now!
This super-girlie shift dress is a summer wedding go-to.Buy it now!