Who said basics have to be boring?
Investing in the best couldn’t be simpler this season as prêt à porter vanguards show us just how effective luxury essentials can be.
Whether it’s a comfortable court shoe or a snappy blazer that works with any ensemble, today’s modern wardrobe for the stylish yet savvy dresser is a creative blend of core separates and dramatic statement pieces.
Mastering the art of fuss-free dressing; strip back your sartorial fancies and focus on desert island essentials that will last a lifetime. Giving in to those buy now - love forever urges, this season re-calibrate your magpie tendencies for all things bling and look to the legends of ready to wear for guidance.
Shining a spotlight on forever foundation pieces, pre-fall collections from the likes of Jil Sander, Stella McCartney and VAUGHAN all celebrated traditional monochrome suiting with fresh new silhouettes and timeless colour palettes.
Focusing on the quality of the cut, shape, drape and fabric, forecasters were left teetering on the edge of their seats as designers embraced the most subtle hints of luxury. From a simple touch of topstitching to the most tactile artisanal fabrics, this is anything but minimalist – this is elevated everyday.
Here at VAUGHAN HQ, we understand how a beautifully-fitting shirt can make you feel, that’s why we’ve created this crucial capsule collection of all things chic – ideal for payday splurges without the shopper’s remorse!
Keeping it formal with a feminine edge, our Hepburn all-silk button-up works seamlessly with any number of on-trend conversation pieces, paired with a simple skinny on the weekends or dressed to the 9s with an embellished cocktail skirt – our Lion in Winter white shirt never disappoints.
Staying on point with monochrome separates; nothing says boardroom badass better than a pair of smart tux trousers. Ideal for any occasion, these cool tapered leg trousers with standard darting are the perfect work to play design that can be mix n’ matched with the season’s en vogue musts.
Accessorizing this concept outfit with well-placed accessories, business chic is epitomized by hardworking accessories and uncomplicated colour combos. Proving that stilettos are still the most fashionable footwear option for the discerning dresser, these pointed-toe heels are the perfect compromise between fierce and functional. Worn with a deceptive hold-all perfectly suited to the demands of life as a yummy mummy, this beautifully crafted shoulder bag is perfect for storing daily essentials.
Topped off with a lick of red lippy and a pair of celeb-worthy aviators, this outfit screams workweek chic with serious high-luxe undertones.
Pictured: VAUGHAN Hepburn shirt in Lion in Winter, Saint Laurent tuxedo trousers, Sergio Rossi black pumps, MM6 Maison Martin Margiela tote, Daniel Wellington wristwatch, Victoria Beckham aviators, Chanel lipstick
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