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YOUR CHRISTMAS WARDROBE

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01.12.2014

CHARLENE BARTON

Womenswear editor

Christmas is coming and, before we know it, we’ll all be sitting down to a delicious feast, swapping presents and counting down to the start of another year. From the festive build-up to seeing in the New Year with a bang, make it your most stylish Yuletide yet with our what-to-wear guide

THE RUN-UP TO CHRISTMAS

The all-important preparation phase: whether you’re heading to the shops to make a start on your gift list, decorating the tree in your cosiest Christmas jumper or indulging in some mulled wine with friends, our edit of outfits will ensure you look chic for every occasion

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THE TO-DO LIST

Dress to impress and you’ll instantly become
more efficient. Opt for a smart coat and
jeans for an effortlessly stylish look

WALK THIS WAY

Autograph leather bootsShop now

SHOP TILL YOU DROP

Be clever with layering and wrap up with a shawl and knitwear. That way you can lose the layers if need be, without the burden of carrying a heavy coat

MAKE IT COUNT

Limited Edition varsity jacket
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FEELING FESTIVE

Embrace the holiday spirit with this chic take on the Christmas jumper. Dress it up with leather trousers or wear it at home with cosy loungewear

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CHRISTMAS DAY

Different in every household, for some of us Christmas Day is
a chance to justify an all-day pyjama-thon; for others, only the
best party frock will do. But no matter how you spend it, be sure
to add some festive sparkle – just keep it sophisticated to avoid clashing with the tree

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THE PERFECT HOSTESS

Be savvy with your outfit choice. A sleeveless knit means you won’t get too hot in the kitchen, while a statement necklace will distract from an expanding post-lunch waistline


GO FOR GLAMOUR

This graphic-print
dress is a brilliant
choice if you want to
make a statement.
Dress it up with heels
and faux-fur
accessories for a
glamorous finish

SPARKLE & SHINE

Put a refined spin on festive dressing by pairing a gold leather skirt with this fun embellished blouse

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NEW YEAR’S EVE

Whether you’re attending a ball, off to a cocktail
party or planning to simply enjoy some home comforts,
NYE is the perfect excuse to really dress up. Let the
countdown begin!

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GOLDEN GIRL

If you’re going to embrace
sequins, this is the
ultimate night to do so.
Pair an embellished dress
with faux fur for a
luxurious evening look

Photography: Eric Frideen / Styling: Niki Brodie / Hair: Dayaruci at One Represents / Make-up: Julie Jacobs at One Represents / Model: Nadia at Select

JUMP TO IT

The modern alternative to the LBD, this sleek jumpsuit looks effortlessly cool worn with a leather jacket and statement earrings

TOP COAT

Make your final look of the year truly count by dressing up your favourite party piece with this faux-fur coat from per una

SHOW-STOPPER

M&S Collection ring
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TAKE HOLD

M&S Collection clutchShop now

YOUR CHRISTMAS WARDROBE

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