Stepping away from blacks and greys is like making a run for freedom – intimidating at first but heady after a few moments. Don’t get hung up on perfect matches – experimental clashes are the way forward. Currently, the editors are majoring on colour – it’s amazing how much younger everyone looks once they step out of black. Top tips on how to wear colour and how to incorporate colour

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Sep 2011

BETWEEN SEASONS

The next few weeks are going to throw up the perennial dressing problem – what to wear as the seasons are changing? When you want to put away your summer wardrobe and start sporting the new autumn looks but don’t want to overdo the layers… When the temperature has dropped a few degrees, but the need for thick knits and heavy coats is (fingers crossed) a while away… And when

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Sep 2011

Love Story…

Our love affair with the Seventies shows no sign of waning, with designers such as MiH continuing their dalliance into Autumn… It is easy to see the appeal of the wide leg trouser – so easy to work for day or night. Investing in the perfect pair, for us at Please Don’t Tell, creates the most flattering silhouette and suits almost all body shapes. Keep them long so you can

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Sep 2011

Bonne ManiƩre

The turtleneck is often reserved for the ski slopes and blustery, cold winter days. This season, however, the functional essential got a fashionable update and multiple designers layered them under jackets and dresses. At Carven’s Fall AW11 show basic, fitted cashmere turtlenecks looked sleek under tailored coats.In rich Autumnal ruby colours, who could resist this must have addition teamed with a wool pencil skirt in the same colour. Guillaume Henry