Women’s tops Archive

What I wore this week: a slip dress over a jumper | Jess Cartner-Morley

If you go by the fashion industry calendar, autumn starts at the beginning of September; if you set your watch by nature, it’s all about when the leaves turn. But truly, the point when autumn gets real is when you have to get up and ready for the day while it’s pitch dark outside and getting dressed seems a much less inviting option than getting …

The best beige pieces for all ages – in pictures

Adeline wears coat, from a selection, reiss.com. Top, £29.99, hm.com. Culottes, £135, by Iris and Ink, from outnet.com. Shoes, £68, office.co.uk. Photographs: David Newby for the Guardian. Stylist: Melanie Wilkinson. Stylist’s assistant: Billie Brand. Makeup: Alexis Day using Elemis, and Lisa Stokes using Clarins. Hair: Shukeel Murtaza using Bumble and bumble. Models: Adeline and Gemma at M&P, Buffy at Mrs Robinson, Pam at Ugly and …

Nautical: key fashion trends of the season – in pictures

Hat £225; coat £2,150; dress £1,750; bracelet £450; corset £455; belt £280; pink agenda £305; off-white agenda £215; tortoiseshell key charm £195; key charm £180; and tights £535, all prada.com Hair: Gow Tanaka using Bumble & Bumble. Make-up: Jade Leggatt-Smith using NARS. Fashion assistant: Billie Brand. Model: Sibui at Next Source link

Supersize it: how to excel at the XL trend

Size matters, especially with fashion. How big or small something is can define an era: tiny skirt, 1960s; huge shoulders, 80s. Right now, fashion is embracing the big, the giant, the oversized. It’s a shift, five years on from the days of bodycon dresses and shorts so brief the pocket linings poked below the hem. Contrast that to the scene outside the recent fashion shows, …

Why boudoir chic highlights a fundamental change in fashion

Alexa Chung wears Gucci’s sliced loaf shoe. Photograph: Pixelformula/Rex/Shutterstock At New York fashion week, the rise of boudoir chic – the art of dressing in luxe sleepwear in the daytime – showed no sign of abating. Gucci’s slipper shoe (the furry Princetown “sliced loaf”) was seen on the frow on the feet of Zoë Kravitz and Man Repeller’s Leandra Medine. Meanwhile, the silk pyjama top …