A KEY TREND for AW18, find out how to wear CITY TWEEDS now …
Wool tweeds in houndstooth, bouclé and heritage checked patterns are a key trend this season. Think more city slicker, less countryside staples; this fustiest of fabrics is cool again. The cut is key. Perfect for slipping on with chunky knits.
Did you know? What unites Balenciaga’s designer Demna Gvasalia and Coco Chanel? They both re-invigorated tweed – Chanel in 1925 with the creation of her soft braid-trimmed suit and Gvasalia in his debut collection in 2016 …
Wear tweeds and checks to work.
Heritage checks look more contemporary than ever.
Take inspiration from the AW18 catwalks.
Styling tips: Keep it natural. Layer up tone-on-tone shades. Leather or matching accessories seamlessly complement this look.
Pieces to shop now:
Check coat, €120, at Marks & Spencer.
Tweed check pencil skirt, Vêtements, €1,290; www.matchesfashion.com.
Wool blend plaid blazer, €149, & Other Stories.
Grey herringbone tweed throw, €99, Magee.
Houndstooth wool-tweed bucket hat, Prada, €324, www.matchesfashion.com.
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