Your guide to what’s in store at Primark right now...
Ahh Primark. It’s long been our go-to for a fast fashion fix and for autumn/winter 2016 the high street hero has outdone itself. The weatherman is beginning to warn us of wintery conditions, so now is the time to stock up on cosy knits, tailored coats and boots galore.
From slick embroidered blazers, perfect for anyone looking for an alternative evening wear ensemble, to the coolest outerwear for crisp autumn strolls, Primark is ticking all our boxes this season.
We can’t wait to get our hands on the gorgeous stepped hem denim jean options. This trend is going absolutely nowhere, so get these in your wardrobe ASAP. A snip of the price of the original Vetements jeans that caused this look to go viral over fashion month, these are a no-brainer for anyone who loves classics-with-a-twist.
Bomber jackets have joined our trusty leather biker as our throw-on-over-everything weekend jacket. The perfect layering piece, they’re a great AW16 cover up and are very model-off-duty indeed.
Leopard print is back in a big way this autumn/winter. Whether it was the Ab Fab movie sending us sartorial subliminals, or the results of Givenchy, Saint Laurent and Calvin Klein collectively making a strong case for the Bet Lynch staple for AW16, we’re into it. If animal prints aren’t your jam, the maroon-coloured heritage check coat with faux fur collar, or the bottle green military coat are also solid choices. Heritage checks are set to be big for spring/summer 2016 so invest early, we say.
Call it nostalgia or practicality, but this childhood staple is making a serious resurgence. This one reminds us of the military-style Burberry backpacks that have become a street style staple, and that’s all the reason we need to snap this little beauty up.
To see more of what’s in store at Primark right now, check out the gallery below. And stay turned as we’ve got all the latest drops.
Ticking two trends at once (puffa jackets and velvet are big RN), we can’t wait to get our hands on this midnight blue jacket.
Fall florals are one of our favourite trends this season.
These super-pretty shoes are a limited edition so snap them up sharpish.
This elegant bag will serve you well throughout the party season.
Add this sweet, candy-striped shirt to your workwear wardrobe.
Give your stilettos a rest, it’s all about platforms this season.
Office-appropriate pyjamas are making getting up on dark mornings way easier.
You have Tom Ford to thank for the camo trend this season.
Jazz up you workwear with these heritage check trousers.
This pretty blouse is a dream workwear buy.
From Halloween costumes to date night ensembles, there are so many possibilities with this pretty playsuit.
The Marie Claire fashion team thoroughly approve of this retro bomber.
An ideal weekend trouser, wear these with box-fresh white trainers and a zip-up tracksuit top for the ultimate 90s throwback ensemble.
For anyone who lives in jeans, these are party-appropriate too.
The perfect party top, wear it with a high-waisted A-line skirt and velvet platforms.
Add some fun DIY details to your weekend look with these skinny jeans.
Ah athleisure, whether you’re exercising or not it’s the the trend we can’t get enough of.
At just £5 we’ll be bulk buying this handy little tee.
If you’re not ready to go full-on leopard print this season, add just a touch with these trainers.
For anyone who loves a logo jumper, look no further than this fun spacey number.
Team this with tailored culottes for work and raw hem jeans for the weekend.
An elegant shopper that will carry all your work essentials.
Make like a disco-ball and wear this to your next BNO.
Wear with flat over-the-knee boots on casual Fridays.
Team this mannish Brougue with a pinafore dress to refresh your office look.
Give the military trend a feminine touch with this blush pink shirt.
Meet the perfect weekend bag.
Wear this with a chunky knit and flat shoes.
The perfect bag for bombing around, handsfree at the weekend
We love this fun badge-embellished bomber.
All things metallic are on trend for AW16. Wear this with stacked platforms and a red lip.
Team this pink jacket with neutral tones for a casual weekend look.
Refresh your workwear with this jazzy shirt.
Just add a poloneck and Converse trainers and you’ve got the perfect day-date ensemble.
Instead of a trusty black work bag, opt for this cheerful orange tote instead.
Velvet is the hero trend of the season, team these with a pleated skirt and platforms for the perfect party ensemble.
For anyone who hates dressing up, try a metallic tee for the party season instead.
This sparkly option is the perfect flat shoe for glitter-lovers.