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Want Need Love: October Wishlist

04th Oct 2016

Fashion blogger and model Alexandra Lapp (@alexandralapp_) wearing a Prabal Gurung sweater, Zara mini skirt, Zara boots, Le Specs sunglasses, Hermes clutch

From hero pieces to everyday essentials, plus the labels to know now, this is our October wishlist.

Autumn Gaze

New York based Tanya Taylor’s AW16 collection epitomizes autumnal chic. Fur-trimmed coats in plaid and fuchsia, dark-hued print mini-skirts and gorgeous textured?knits are just some of the stunning separates that can be mixed and matched easily. A selection of items is available at shopbop.com.

Modern Flare

Light up your look and add a dash of cool-girl edge with Irish jewellery brand Edge Only’s quirky pieces in solid gold and silver. Flat top lightning bolt pendant, €179 at Made.

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Pattern Play

There are multiple ways to style a handcrafted silk scarf that will instantly update your look. Wrap around your neck, wrist or waist, or tie into a simple bow and attach to your bag. We’re totally enchanted by this quirky Fox scarf, €193 at emily-carter.co.uk.

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She’s Electra

Recently opened Electra boutique in Donnybrook is the only Irish stockist of cool French label Barbara Bui. Known for clothes with a rock ?n? roll energy, Barbara Bui is worn by celebrities including Kylie Jenner and Cara Delevingne. We adore this vibrant red plaid coat with zip?detailing. Plaid cardigan, €897; plaid scarf, €310; leather trousers, €1,490; all Barbara Bui at Electra.

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Red October

A multi-pocket tote in raspberry red leather makes for the perfect everyday essential. Functional and fashionable. Grosvenor flap over shoulder bag, €265.75 at radley.co.uk.


Languid Luxe

Caitlin Charles-Jones is a knitwear designer worthy of your attention. She debuted her first collection earlier this year for SS16 and has impressed us with her innovative techniques and laid-back oversized silhouettes. Merino wool?and mohair coat, €895 at youngbritishdesigners.com.

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Stripe A Pose

Inject AW16’s striped micro-trend with maximum impact by experimenting with colour, size, direction, and shape.

This article originally appeared in the October issue of IMAGE magazine, on shelves nationwide now.

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