Matalan's new The Edit collection puts them up there with your favourite high-street haunts. This trend-led capsule collection of autumn essentials, including shearling jackets, A-line cord skirts and denim utility dresses, is all about building up your wardrobe staples so there’s no early morning I-have-nothing-to-wear rush. Cosy textures meet key fashion silhouettes, with prices from £12. Get to know the collection here…
1. The Cord Skirt, £12
This cord, A-line number comes in a rich autumnal red, perfect for layering with roll neck jumpers.
2. The Denim Jacket, £22
Denim? Tick. ‘70s? Tick. Faux-shearling collar? Done and done. Hit three trends in one, and keep warm at the same time.
3. The Tunic, £14
Ever wondered what to wear in this inbetween-y weather? Here’s your answer. Add opaque tights come the colder climate, or wear on it’s own while the sun lasts.
4. The Pinafore, £16
Yes, you can wear a pinafore dress! Go for I’m-with-the-band cool and layer over a band tee, or a classic Breton for casual cool.
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5. The Shirt, £16
This low-key flannel could be worn on its own, but take things up a notch and wear with tights and boots when the weather gets colder.
6. The Pea Coat, £40
The gold buttons and military details on this pea coat are everything – and it’s only £40!
7. The Cold Shoulder Top, £14
The cold shoulder trend isn’t going anywhere for autumn – do it in thin knits and berry shades with this top.
8. The Gilet, £30
Let’s face it, we never know what the Great British Weather will be doing from one minute to the next – keep this gilet on hand to wrap up whenever you feel the chill.
9. The Kimono, £22
What were we saying about wrapping up, again?
10. The Dress, £20
Love denim, hate jeans? This utility belted dress is your new season saviour – wear or work, drinks and all weekend long.
Looking for something a little more androgynous? Don’t worry, shop denim shirts, granddad collars and bomber jackets from the menswear collection, as well as a kids line to have your little ones looking stylish (and not break your bank balance – the range, including patterned ponchos and velvet shirts, starts from just £5).
Matalan’s ‘The Edit’ collection is available at matalan.co.uk and in all stores now