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Can anyone enlighten me as to what the key trends are likely to be for A/W 2013?

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flippitydoodah Fri 26-Jul-13 14:03:33

Am hoping that I wont have to add much to my current wardrobe to update my look. Hoping some of the bloggers who also mumsnet will contribute some advice too! TIA

LadyMilfordHaven Fri 26-Jul-13 14:04:53

the Pierrot look is very hot.

LadyMilfordHaven Fri 26-Jul-13 14:05:27

THink ruffle collar, multi coloured jacket and over sized large lace up shoes

Accessorise with a honky horn.

Waffling Fri 26-Jul-13 14:07:42

Crocs. The furry lined ones.

LadyMilfordHaven Fri 26-Jul-13 14:08:44

also the new urban Gritter look
Black utility trousers with a high viz gilet

acessories with a copy of the Daily Star

SwishSwoshSwoosh Fri 26-Jul-13 14:10:00

I'm thinking a nice trouser, or skirt, with a top and possibly some knitwear.

Team it with some shoes or boots and if you have too much stuff to fit in your pockets, I have heard lots of people are going to be carrying bags.

I don't belong here do I....

Waffling Fri 26-Jul-13 14:10:46

Or Country Chit.

Wellies. Dungarees. Straw Hat.

LadyMilfordHaven Fri 26-Jul-13 14:13:01

or some jeans with the mythical nice top
as if anyone woudl go out in " jeans heels and a shit top"

rainbowfeet Fri 26-Jul-13 14:13:51

Judging by the new next directory for A/W it includes lots of leather trim again this year.. ie; leather or faux leather sleeves on jumpers or tunics, down the side of leggings or even trim on collars & pockets.

Lots of leggings & tunic style tops & jumpers, peplum's still about, dark tweedy patterns. Lots of grey & black. Less sparkly than last A/W not so much army camo or rock chic thankfully.gringrin

shaggyrogers Fri 26-Jul-13 14:29:28

I have just been looking at some of the a/w pieces and might get this skirt and jacket.

LadyMilfordHaven Fri 26-Jul-13 14:35:10

this one is only for the really fashion forward

LifeofPo Fri 26-Jul-13 14:36:41

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LadyMilfordHaven Fri 26-Jul-13 14:38:24

yes - 2012 very retro - last years clothes accessorised with an air of exasperation

LifeofPo Fri 26-Jul-13 14:39:04

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LadyMilfordHaven Fri 26-Jul-13 14:40:30

Naval bohemia - a tight white legging, navy cropped jacket that OH SO HARD TO FIND trihorn hat accessorised with a comely wench on the arm

LifeofPo Fri 26-Jul-13 14:41:32

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LadyMilfordHaven Fri 26-Jul-13 14:42:28


you got it

novelsituation Fri 26-Jul-13 18:57:00

Play nice laydeez. We're meant to be helpful here on S and B. (Although I'm lovin' the idea of Urban Gritter)

Here is a link from French Vogue OP

novelsituation Fri 26-Jul-13 19:03:51

This link takes you straight there

outingmyselfprobably Fri 26-Jul-13 19:12:00

I love A/W fashion.

Marking my place in the hope some non piss takers have some words of wisdom!

Hope it all isn't skinny leather jeans though. I'm a bit of a fatty.

LadyMilfordHaven Fri 26-Jul-13 19:39:57

Don't tell people how to behave.

Drywhiteplease Fri 26-Jul-13 21:09:01

lady a "pop" of colour and "a" red nail me thinks........"a" coloure jean perchance?

FunnyLittleFrog Fri 26-Jul-13 21:17:09

NEXT tells me that shoes will have an ankle cuff and something called a boy shoe will be very on trend

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