Top Five Autumn Wardrobe Staples

While I love a hot summer, autumn is probably my favourite season. The clothes are just so much better with the rich tones, layering, faux fur and a deeper floral print. Now that the weather has noticeably changed and there is more of a chill in the air I have been giving more thought to my autumn/ winter wardrobe. So with this in mind I thought I would share with you what I will mostly be wearing this season.

These photos were taken seconds before it rained, in the weirdest light when it was both bright and dark. I can just tell outfit photos this season are going to be a challenge!

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Dark Denim

To be honest I live in jeans all year round what ever the weather (yes I roasted a bit when it was 30 degrees) but colder weather calls for darker denim. I tend to stick to lighter, more bleached denim in the summer months so a switch to more indigo denim is a welcome change. Skinny jeans are still the one for me particularly as I like to roll up the hem with ankle boots or tuck them into over knee boots.

Fine Knits

My vest tops are long gone but I don’t want to break out the chunky knits just yet so fine knits are making their way into my wardrobe.

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Over Knee Boots

These black suede over knee boots are at least seven years old and are starting to show a bit of wear now but I absolutely love them. I wore over knee boots a lot last autumn/ winter and it’s definitely a trend I see being popular again this season. They are so easy to style and look great dressed up or down. Personally I prefer a high heel as they lengthen my legs and make for a nicer silhouette.

Camel Coat

I own quite a lot of coats, mainly in bold colurs and prints, which seems like a good idea at the time (I’m not one to blend in) but means that they don’t go with a huge amount. This season I have gone for this double breasted camel coat from Topshop which is more of a classic. The colour means it will match the majority of my wardrobe without having to be black.

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Cross Body Bag

You may have seen this bag popping up a lot in my posts recently. I normally always carry handbags in the crook of my arm but this season I’m going hands free. I feel like this bag from Ted Baker is going to be a great investment for autumn/ winter. I love the structured shape and chain shoulder strap. It also holds everything I need without being too bulky.

I would love to know what pieces you are coveting this season. Do you think I have missed anything?

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