Day 3 of London fashion week, and the street style crowd were upping the ante. Elena Perminova’s outfit of Burberry custom monogram cloak, thigh high boots and fedora stood out a mile away. Elsewhere were patterned pants, floating dresses and cooly masculine ensembles. At the gallery, 12 of the best looks from London, day 3.
As the fall / winter seasons set in, it's outerwear that becomes the most defining part of your wardrobe. From the cosiest coats to the coolest jackets, here are the styles that are on-trend in 2014-15.
If you recall the Burberry Prorsum autumn 2014 show, you’ll remember it closing with a procession of heavy plaid blanket capes, each embroidered with the initials of the model wearing it. As for how to rock said ponchos in everyday life, look no further than Olivia Palermo for inspiration. A pair of thigh high boots, shorts and a blouse are all you need.
When a well-known female model like Jourdan Dunn decides to attend the men’s component of London fashion week, their presence in the front row instead of on the runway makes them a highlight. Dunn kept things simple but striking in super-skinny jeans, a grey tee and biker jacket.
Whenever you fall into the trap of believing something must be wholly new to be brilliant, you need only glance in Christopher Bailey’s direction to be swayed otherwise. In a world where reshaping existing ideas can be the most successful kind of brilliance, Bailey is surely King. Last season’s cartography paved a way to calligraphy. You could almost see the forebearer of the book cover…
A pink midi skirt has all kinds of feminine, princessly connotations, but that doesn’t mean it has to be paired with dainty heels and lace camisoles. In London, this one was spotted with black buckled booties, a suede biker, and reflective sunglasses.
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Summer days may be about a lot of things, about spontaneous getaways and lazy afternoons, about exotic drinks sipped by the pool and weightless garments floating in the wind, but it’s a hot coloured pair of lips that further adds brightness to any memorable moment. From delicate nudes to bubblegum pinks, and from fiery corals to intense reds, here are the 6 lip colours you need…
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On a characteristically grey day in London, what could be more fortuitous than being gifted a personalised Burberry plaid blanket straight off the runway? Maybe, for the rest of us, being gifted with piercing blue eyes and a model physique a la Ola Rudnicka. But for her, the blanket must have been pretty neat.
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It’s the new take on the 1990s that brought back the slip dress, turning its distinctly minimal look and feel into a staple for the summer of 2014. Short, long, fitted or floaty, the slip dress received many interpretations, but it’s the simple silhouette and skinny spaghetti straps that prevail in assuring you’ll be sporting a clean, chic look this season. If you plan on…
View all the look book pictures from the Burberry Prorsum resort 2015 collection. Read the article to see the full gallery.