Winter Metallics, Mesh & Female Solidarity

This wintry season will welcome a ‘new spirit of grown-up dressing and female solidarity’ as per the prediction of British Vogue. Wool jumpers will be dressed up with razmatazz and metallics are well and truly at the forefront of female fatale.

Meet your new soft power dressing staple – the fluted dress – and luxuriate in the season’s favourite blue hues. See Vogue’s top catwalk trends here from the New York, London, Milan and Paris catwalks hereWell, not on the catwalk, where designers are banking on the return of night-time escapades, and a revival of dressing up. Chainmail, crystal mesh and full-look sequins are ramping up the drama. Interestingly, it was Rihanna (a star rarely seen out of streetwear), who was the first to step out in Saint Laurent’s blinding boots. Your autumn/winter rule? Forget the downbeat denim and tracksuits after 6 o’clock…