The Timeless 50 - Fashion
Little Black Dress
Made famous by Audrey Hepburn in Breakfast at Tiffany´s, when the Hollywood darling wore a design by Givenchy, the LBD remains every woman´s failsafe fashion choice for black-tie events and cocktail parties.
THE bag of choice for autumn/winter ´09, the hottest look across the catwalks was the oversized clutch bag
The Trench Coat
The ideal transitional cover-up, trench coats bridge that in-between season gap with ease. Typically worn in khaki shades, in recent seasons the high street has updated the trench, offering an array of shades and shapes. ´My Zara mid-thigh trench is my spring and autumn staple,´ says marieclaire.co.uk assistant editor Kate Matharu.
Blame Kate Moss for the skinny jean effect that´s taken the fashion world by storm – they´re the ideal way to show off your slim-line silhouette.
The White Shirt
An essential for every woman´s wardrobe, find your perfect white shirt and you´ve found your style best friend. Choose an oversized shape, belted and teamed with leggings for dressed-down chic or go ultra smart with a slim-fit cut and pencil skirt.
The Pencil Skirt
Providing the best way to work that sexy secretary trend that returns season after season, the pencil skirt is a must-have style classic. Worn by style mavens from Dita Von Teese to Victoria Beckham, this is an eternal classic that never goes out of fashion.