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Sacai Pleated Back Shirt Dress Sacai Pleated Back Shirt Dress

Sacai Pleated Back Shirt Dress

The Sacai Pleated Back Shirt Dress is a cross between a shirt dress and a jumper dress. To the front, it looks like a white cotton shirt dress – indeed, it has a button down fastening a the front and a collar. It has a chest pocket, button fastening cuffs and long sleeves.

At the back, there is a black wool knit panel to the bodice, and the skirt features a striking black contrast fabric pleated skirt.

Length: 93cm / 36.3″

Fabric and Care: Fabric 1 100% cotton; fabric 2 100% wool; fabric 3 65% polyester, 35% cotton; dry clean only.

Sacai Pleated Skirt Jumper Dress Sacai Pleated Skirt Jumper Dress

Sacai Pleated Skirt Jumper Dress

The Sacai Pleated Skirt Jumper Dress is a knitted black wool dress which has a v neck. The back of the dress to the bodice is made from white cotton, and the skirt is overlaid with green pleated detail in a third fabric.

The dress has long sleeves and a chest pocket; the skirt is trimmed with black grosgrain and it falls to above the knee.

Length: 90cm / 35.1″

Fabric and Care: Fabric 1 100% wool; fabric 2 100% cotton; fabric 3 65% polyester, 35% cotton; lining 100% polyester; dry clean only.

Sacai Ruffled Dress Sacai Ruffled Dress

Sacai Ruffled Dress

The Sacai Ruffled Dress is a knitted black wool dress which has a v neck, long sleeves and epaulets. The dress is cinched with a drawstring to the waist and the skirt has exposed ruffles made from wool blend felt and tulle. It is partially lined and falls to above the knee.

The dress has long sleeves and a chest pocket; the skirt is trimmed with black grosgrain and it falls to above the knee.

Length: 90cm / 35.1″

Fabric and Care: Fabric 1 100% wool; fabric 2 70% wool, 25% polyester, 5% nylon; fabric 3 100% cupro; fabric 4 100% silk; fabric 5 100% polyester; dry clean only.

Sacai Sheer Skirt Dress Sacai Sheer Skirt Dress

Sacai Sheer Skirt Dress

The Sacai Sheer Skirt Dress is made from wool and chiffon. In black subtle pinstripes, it has an exposed button fastening to the front, with a shirt style collar, long sleeves and button fastening cuffs. There is a grosgrain waistband around the waist at the back and the skirt is pleated and made from chiffon, trimmed with a band of black satin to the hemline. The skirt is only partially lined creating a sheer, see through effect in places.

Length: 93cm / 36.3″

Fabric and Care: Fabric 1 100% wool; fabric 2 100% polyester; fabric 3 50% cotton, 50% nylon; lining 100% cupro; dry clean only.

The Sacai Dress collection at Selfridges has a range of dresses to transform your daytime look. They combine elements of a shirt dress, a knitted jumper dress and a pleated skirt to make statement pieces unlike any other.

UK based

Carven Blue Tapestry Shift Dress Carven Blue Tapestry Shift Dress

Carven AW12 – It’s all Blues, Cubes and Masters

The Carven AW 2012 pre-collection has arrived, and you’ve now got the chance to pick up some of the new season’s hottest pieces.

The Blues

If you’re feeling blue, or feeling like wearing blue, there’s a great choice available. From a chic tapesty dress to a fun two-tone Merino knit dress, you can rock this gorgeous shade with some eye catching and bright trans-seasonal dressing.

Carven Geometric Print T-Shirt Carven Geometric Print T-Shirt


Carven Blue Wool Jacket and Skirt Carven Blue Wool Jacket and Skirt

The Cubes

Also check out the cubes, with their sleek silhouettes and graphic designs in purple and white, you can add a touch of the avant garde to your wardrobe with these fashion forward geometric beauties.

Carven Ultimate Double Breasted Wool Coat Carven Ultimate Double Breasted Wool Coat

The Masters

Carven have also tended to those essential wardrobe investments, courtesy of the ultimate wool coat, a chic shirt with a Peter Pan collar and a desk to dinner bandage dress perfect for the busy professional.

Carven Two Tone Blue Merino Jumper Carven Two Tone Blue Merino Jumper

Carven is a brand that takes its inspiration from the renaissance to create designer clothing with the emphasis on rich colours and fine fabrics including silk, wool and cotton to created aesthetically beautiful designs.

UK based, worldwide shipping.

Theory Tatjana Shirt Dress

Theory Tatjana Shirt Dress

Theory Tatjana Shirt and Skirt Dress in Black

This Theory black dress is a stretch wool shirt dress with a contrast pencil “skirt”, although it is actually one piece. The shirt has a button fastening front with a shirt collar and long sleeves with button fastening cuffs. The contrast pencil skirt has a slit in the back and this dress fastens with a hidden zip fastening.

The dress runs true to size – the model in the photo is a UK size 8 and she is wearing a US 4.

Available in sizes US 2 (UK6), US 4 (UK8), US 6 (UK10), US 8 (UK12), US 10 (UK14) and US 12 (UK16)

Fabric and care: 96% wool, 4% lycra; lining 78% cotton, 18% polyamide, 4% elastane; dry clean only.

Sassy for the workplace, this dress has that two piece look without you ever having to do any mixing or matching. Just wear this dress, teamed with bright accessories, for a look to wow them all. The model has completed the outfit with the Sophie Hulme blue tote bag and an Anton Heunis statement necklace.

UK based, global shipping available.

Theyskens Theory Silver Leather Skirt

Theyskens Theory Silver Leather Skirt

Theyskens Theory Silver Leather Mini Skirt

The Theyskens Theory Silver Leather Mini Skirt is an above the knee skirt made from luxurious metallic silver grained leather. The skirt has a concealed zip fastening at the front with a hook and eye fastening to the waist, and has two front pockets.

The skirt is fully lined in a stretch silk fabric and it fits true to size.

It is available in sizes  US 2 (UK 6), US 4 (UK 6), US 6  (UK 10) and US 8 (UK 12)

Material and care:  100% silk; dryclean only.

Add a dash of futuristic luxury to your wardrobe with this show stopping mini skirt from Theyskens Theory. Team it with silk vests or a classic blouse for eye catching weekend style. The model has teamed the skirt with the Kors by Michael Kors Atherton sandals in taupe and silver.

UK based, global shipping available.

LK Bennett Erica Dress and Erica Jacket

LK Bennett Erica Dress and Erica Jacket

LK Bennett Erica Dress and Erica Jacket

The LK Bennett Erica Dress is part of the Erica collection at LK Bennett, which comprises a dress, matching jacket and a skirt, if you would prefer the skirt suit look.

Made from a rich wool mix fabric, the dress is sleeveless with a v neck, dart detail to the shoulder straps and pointed seam detail under the bust. It falls to above the knee and is fully lined. There is a vent in the skirt at the back and the dress has a concealed side zip fastening.

The matching jacket, available separately is a single breasted style with a double button fastening. Shape in at the waist, it provides a softly fitted silhouette to complement the dress. It has two front pocket flaps.

The dress, jacket and skirt are all available in UK sizes 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16 and 18

Material and care:  49% virgin wool, 48% polyester, 3% elastane; dry clean only

Style note: This material from which this collection is made drapes beautifully and the total effect is a flattering one. Complete the look with an eye catching bag such as the LK Bennett Peony Clutch Bag in coral, and a pair of black patent high heeled court shoes.

UK based, worldwide shipping is available.

Bastyan Tokyo Drape Dress

Bastyan Tokyo Drape Dress

Highlights from the Current Collection

Launched by experienced fashion designer Tonia Bastyan, the Bastyan collection is an assortment of practical yet stylish clothing that exemplifies understated urbane luxury.  Bastyan’s AW11 collection showcases clothing that will last for seasons to come and can be worn in a number of environments. Our favourite pieces from their AW11 collection can be seen below.

Bastyan Tokyo Drape Dress

If you’re looking for a feminine dress that can be worn both at work and on a night out with the girls, Bastyan’s Tokyo Drape Dress, pictured top right, is the perfect choice. This sleeveless monochrome silk dress features a beautiful flower print and has a detailed ruched side panel to give definition and nip you in at the waist.

This is a classic style and you will be able to wear and enjoy it for many seasons to come.

Bastyan Sequin Lapel Jacket

Bastyan Sequin Lapel Jacket

Bastyan Sequin Lapel Jacket

Every woman should have a black blazer in their wardrobe and Bastyan’s Sequin Lapel Jacket, pictured left,  is a dressier alternative to the staple classic. Featuring two side pockets and sequined lapel and cuffs, this 100% cotton blazer is beautifully fitted at the waist and looks fantastic with tailored trousers or skinny jeans.

I love the shape of this jacket, the padded shoulders, the way it’s nipped in at the waist and the way it’s long enough – but not too long.

Bastyan Mento Stripe Skirt

Bastyan Mento Stripe Skirt

Bastyan Mento Stripe Skirt, Trousers and Jacket

The pencil skirt is big news this season and will give any work look a sexier edge. Bastyan’s Mento Stripe Skirt, pictured right,  features a popular pinstripe design, two back buttoned pockets, zip up back and patent belt. This skirt will give great definition to every body type and looks fantastic when worn with a tucked in silk pussy-bow blouse and statement courts.

This skirt is nice and slim fitting, and falls to just below the knee, so a great length too. And for you girls who prefer to wear trousers, Bastyan have also created the Mento Stripe Trousers, so you have a choice. If it’s a suit you’re looking for (perfect as a business suit for work, I might add) also check out the Mento Stripe Jacket.

Click here to view the Bastyan Mento Stripe Collection

Bastyan offer free standard delivery to the UK, and will also deliver to Ireland.

Vivienne Westwood Striped Jacket

Vivienne Westwood Striped Jacket in Grey and Navy

T Vivienne Westwood silver button his Vivienne Westwood Striped Jacket is such a cute jacket, with a large notch lapel collar and five shiny silver popper fastening orb branded buttons on the front. The jacket has two flap pockets and slight puffiness to the shoulders with a shaped waist. The jacket is fully lined in cotton and fits true to size.

Available in sizes  IT40 (UK 8), IT42 (UK 10), IT44 (UK 12) and IT46 (UK 14)

Fabric and Care: 100% polyester, lining 100% cotton, dry clean only.

Style note: Don’t you just love this jacket? It’s made from a gorgeous material that has a subtle sheen to it, almost like taffeta. This jacket can make any outfit special, whether you team it with jeans or your favourite summer dress. There is also a matching skirt available, so you could wear the whole suit for an incredibly cute and fashion forward look.

UK based, global shipping available.

LK Bennett Audrey Dress

LK Bennett Audrey Dress in Fuchsia

The LK Bennett Audrey Dress is from the LK Bennett Capri collection. It is a silk and wool blend dress with short sleeves and a square neckline. It has long seams with full length panels of material for a cool and on trend look.

There is a dart at the hemline at the front of the dress, and it has a concealed zip fastening at the back.

This dress is available in UK sizes 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16 and 18

Length: 100.2cm

Material and care: 52% silk, 48% wool, dry clean only

Style note: This is a sophisticated and beautifully coloured dress, and the silk / wool mix fabric oozes quality. This dress is a component of the Audrey event suiting system, and the range contains a matching jacket, skirt and coat, so you can go for a two piece look if you prefer.

UK based, worldwide shipping is available.

Theory Leather Skirt

Theory Iremma Leather Skirt

The Theory Iremma Leather Skirt is a black stretchy spandex mini skirt with a washed leather panel at the front. The skirt features an elasticated waistband and pulls on to fit.

This skirt fits true to size.

Available in sizes XS (UK8), S (UK10), M (UK12) and L (UK14)

Fabric and care: Stretchy part: 94% viscose, 6% spandex; leather panel: 100% leather.

Style note: Sex and smart, this is a leather mini skirt that hugs your curves thanks to the contrast stretch sides and back. Complete the look with dark tights and the House of Harlow Jackson Boots.

UK based, global shipping available.

Lipsy Beaded Bust Ruffle Skirt Dress

Lipsy Beaded Bust Ruffle Skirt Dress

The Lipsy Beaded Bust Ruffle Skirt Dress is a strappy dress with bead embellishment around the bust and a floaty chiffon layered skirt.

Available in UK sizes 6, 8, 10, 12, 14 and 16.

Length: 86cm (approx)

Style note: Romantic and floaty, team this dress with high heeled strappy sandals and you will look fabulous.

UK based, worldwide shipping is available.
Prices quoted are subject to change

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