1. A CRISP WHITE SHIRT

Whether you like a slim fit or oversized silhouette, a crisp white shirt is a wardrobe essential. This year, the shirt has been reinvented and deconstructed, further solidifying the importance of crisp shirting in your closet.

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2. A LITTLE BLACK DRESS

Coco Chanel and Audrey Hepburn were onto something with the little black dress. Whether you dress it up with heels or tone it down with trainers and a jacket, the LBD is a key style piece for a woman with style.

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3. A BLAZER

A good blazer jacket goes a long way. Pick a style that suits your taste, from a classic double breasted or single button jacket in classic black, houndstooth or herringbone check. Throw it over any outfit to complete your look and use it t o layer skilfully during cooler seasons.

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4. A CASHMERE SWEATER

Cashmere is an investment that will last you for many seasons to come. Incorporate cashmere into your wardrobe with a classic crewneck sweater of versatile cardigan.

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5. THE PERFECT PAIR OF JEANS

A good pair of denim jeans will never lead you astray. Find a pair that is flattering and comfortable and worth wearing regularly.

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6. A STRIPED TOP

Stripes are the most classic print. A horizontal, blue and white striped top, reminiscent of a summer’s day, sailing on the French Riviera, is perfect on any day. Wear with shorts or culottes in summer, or opt for a striped jumper under a trench coat in winter. 

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7. WHITE TRAINERS

With the rise of the athluxe trend, white trainers have found pride of place in the wardrobes of stylish men and women across the globe. With brands like Gucci and Dolce and Gabbana following the lead of footwear favourites like Adidas’s Stan Smith’s, it’s clear that white trainers are here to stay.

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8. BLACK TROUSERS

Perfectly tailored black trousers are the perfect match to any top, blouse or jacket. From slim cut, boxy or flared, pick a silhouette that suits your style and mood.

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9. RED LIPSTICK

Red lipstick can complete any outfit. Build a lipstick wardrobe that includes a few shades of red, for every occasion or mood. On a sunny day opt for a bright red, for a more evening look; go for a deep merlot or burgundy red.

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10. A SIGNATURE SCENT

No outfit is complete without the seal of your signature scent. The perfect fragrance suits not only your personality but your style too. Find a scent that works all day long, not matter what the occasion – a bonus if it fits in your handbag too!

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