Lily Donaldson’s contemporary styling

Sometimes a simple trench coat and ankle boots can be as effective a city street style look as any. And it’s a look that British model Lily Donaldson nails, admittedly with the assistance of her enchantingly perfect legs.

Snapped outside Burberry Prorsum’s London showing, our Editor-In-Chief Daniel tells me that he’s yet to see a photo that truly captures just how perfect the look was. “The vibracy of the trench coat set against Lily’s impossibly long legs turned everyone’s head,” he told me via e-mail. Sadly that vibrancy has falled prey to the poor light of a wintery afternoon in London, but the look is no less captivating.

Lily Donaldson red jacket

This snap of Lily Donaldson leaving Burberry Prorsum’s autumn / winter 2011 showing was snapped by Altamira NYC.

Share some style:

Want to keep up with fashion?

Once a week, we send out an update with the latest fashion trends, styles and collections.
Get yours direct in your inbox and keep ahead of fashion.

Our newsletter is spam free and your email address will never be shared or sold.

Written by .

Some people's wardrobes are about a small selection of pieces that all fit within one aesthetic - Tania Braukamper isn't such a person. With a wardrobe that spans three different rooms, her approach to fashion is a mixture of current-season key pieces mixed with vintage finds she's sourced on innumerous shopping trips around the world's more cultured capitals. Despite a disparate approach to shopping, Tania is adamant that the key to mixing vintage with new season is to stick to key looks and colours that work for oneself. And it's a theory that she works into her writing for, where she serves as the publication's Editor.