Tue 13 Sep 2011
The faithful staple of autumn/winter returns to keep us understated and cosy chic for day and night. From cable knits that granny used to make right through to light picks, we're taking our cue from the A-Listers to bag this season's essential trend. Celebs including Alexa Chung, Rihanna and Rosie Huntington-Whiteley make knits their girl about town day looks and we've made it our fav a/w cover-up item to help keep out the cold.
Choose from patterned chic and peter pan collars to pair with denim for city girl inspired style or take note from high fashion designers and team chunky knits with your evening wear for the ultimate in dressed down glamour. For a modern and on-trend way to wear these staples, make like the models in the Balenciaga show and layer up over your outfit as an alternative to a coat and up your game.
It's the way to go for sensible dressing without compromising your style credentials and keeping it strictly VIP, the fashionistas' predict knits to be the Fashion Week look that all the stars and fash pack will be rocking. So, check out our edited guide of must have cosy buys and keep warm in Lipsy's star style.
1. Lipsy Heart Loose Knit Jumper £32
2. Lipsy Heart Stripe Cardigan £35
3. Lipsy Crochet Back Cardigan £35
4. Lipsy Dotty Jumper £35