The Lady

The Lady

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With a chill in the air and the tumble of rusty hued leaves, autumn heralds a shift in dress code. Autumn and Winter 2013 sees the return of ladylike dressing on the catwalk (look no further than Christian Dior) and the high street you can happily drool over Kurt Geiger’s delicious leopard print stilettos.

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Perhaps the popularity of much lauded TV programmes Mad Men and Downton Abbey have affected the need for a hint of nostalgia in our wardrobes. Think tweeds, furs, nipped waists, knee length dresses and skirts and prim boxy bags like our Gucci classic cream bag. 

The key to mastering the ladylike dress code is to opt for clean elegant lines that accentuate – if you’re boyish shaped like moi – and create feminine curves to keep it sexy!