Don’t hold back with colour and spice up your F/W 2011 season. Infuse the hues of autumn leaves straight into your wardrobe. Blast away your winter blues with spice colours such as mustard, curry, russet, pumpkin orange and gingerbread brown, sure to keep your spirits up in the bitter cold.
I put together some of my favourite pieces for you and included some photos that I took at the spice market in Istanbul. If you like something, just click on the highlighted designer name for an immediate shopping experience!
This mink shoulder wool tweed trench coat by Burberry Prorsum makes an amazing fashion statement during the cold season.
This felted wool coat by Space has a great price and is a classic piece that you will keep for many more seasons to come.
What a stunner! Make a stunning entrance in this floor-sweeping gown by Roksanda Ilincic .
Fendi has launched many It-bags during the last years, from the iconic “Spy bag” to the “Baguette clutch”. This fall, fashionistas crave for the Chamelon colour-block tote that will stay a must for next summer.
Pair this standalone piece by Fendi with a simple black dress for high impact, low effort style.
Channeling fall’s penchant for all things texture, this shaggy statement coverup by Maurizio Pecoraro will lend every wardrobe a hit of directional cool straight from the runway.
Keep warm in style with Paul Smith’s striped wool knitted hat.
Take a playful approach to this season’s ’60s-inspired style in Gianluca Capannolo’s bright wool coat.
Make a head-turning statement at cocktails in Carven’s merlot wool-blend dress.
Christopher Bailey breaks from tradition with a trendy spin on the Burberry Prorsum Meniconic trench coat.
Yves Saint Laurent’s “Muse Two” is a modern classic and a wonderful addition to every closet.
Simple design can make the boldest statement and Nicholas King’s jewelry pieces are an effortlessly directional adornment.
Etro’s metallic silk-blend lurex dress is the perfect piece for the imminent party season.
Proenza Schouler’s iconic PS1 Keep All gets an on-trend makeover for fall in Navajo-inspired jacquard. My absolute must!
Detailed with a signature horsebit and buckle strap, Ralph Lauren Collection’s sleek boots will make a polished addition to your footwear collection.
Giuseppe Zanotti’s killer heels spice up every outfit!
Tap into a ladylike retro mood with this fur stole by Diverso Italiano that is your fast-track to statement vintage appeal.
Photos (spice market Istanbul): © Sandra Bauknecht