The new collections may take inspiration from the past – but it’s the interesting twist and fresh ideas that has us all in a spin.

THE NEW MONCHROME: Life in black and white offers maximum impact when worn head-to-toe


Top, cardigan and trousers by Giambattista Valli | Shoes by Prada | Handbag by Tod’s | Bracelet by Tory Burch at Harvey Nichols | Necklace by Joomi Lim at S*uce


Top and skirt by Marni | Jumper by Salvatore Ferragamo

THE MODERN MINIMALIST: Clean lines, cool hues and menswear tailoring streamline your look


Dress by Victoria Beckham | Stockings stylist’s own | Brogues by Christian Dior


Fur coat by Salvatore Ferragamo | Top by Stella McCartney | Skirt by Salvatore Ferragamo | Pony skin ankle boots by Tod’s

PRIMARY INSTINCTS: From eveningwear to outwear, add an injection of zing


Top and trousers by Giorgio Armani | Earrings by Uni at S*uce


Jacket by Bottega Veneta

TWEED IS ANYTHING BUT TWEE: The old guard fabric is put in a spin when teamed with tough leather, studs and shine 


Jacket, skirt and chain boots by Chanel | T-shirt by MiH | Ring by Marc by Marc Jacobs | Stud and pearl necklace by Joomi Lim at S*uce | Leather stud necklace by Alexander McQueen at Harvey Nichols | Arrow bracelet by Juicy Couture at Saks Fifth Avenue | Link bracelet by Sarah Designs at Harvey Nichols | Belt by Versace


Dress by Prada

A FINE BIT OF FLUFF: Wild furs and frou-frou feathers give an explosion of luxe texture to any wardrobe 


Fur gilet, leather jacket and dress by Thomas Wylde


Feather top by Dries Van Noten | Leather trousers by MiH | Earrings by Juicy Couture at Saks Fifth Avenue | Skull bangle by Alexander McQueen | Studded bag by Thomas Wylde

Top image: Salute The Sixties  The new suiting embraces retro charm with a nod  to the mod squad. Jacket, top and skirt by Christian Dior, Ring by Versace

Photographer John Pocock | Style Director Sarah Joan Ross | Model Line B at Le Management | Make-Up & Hair Toni Malt at Bareface | Fashion Assistant Alexandra Venison | Shot at 8th Street Studios