We knew our crew cardigan would get a lot of love, so we found a knit with just the right blend of versatility and softness. Then we added internal contrast hems – because even the essentials should have something special about them.
Slip it on over a basic tee or glam it up with your favourite dress – either way, you'll love this cropped cardigan. The flattering three-quarter-length sleeves, contrast internal hem and soft, durable knit mean this will be a wardrobe staple for years to come.
Your wardrobe will never be lacking with this playful jumper. The merino-wool-and-cotton mix makes it soft and easy to wear, while the delicate frills on the sleeve and neckline amp up the feminine style.
If you're into power dressing, step this way. We've taken the iconic structured shift shape and added some modern touches like military-style gold buttons. Now, what's your next mission?
Made from jersey-ribbed cotton for stretch and comfort, we don't call this boatneck "essential" for nothing.
Who says smart needs to be serious? These sophisticated courts have a playful side, with a contrasting round toe and colourful designs in suede, pony and a pretty flocked-spot pattern. Not to mention the loved-all-round block heel.
Nothing says elegance quite like a T-bar heel with feminine bow detailing (if we do say so ourselves). The pointed toe and slim heel help to elongate your legs, while the classic shape works for myriad occasions.
From boardroom to bar, this feminine dress is sure to dazzle. It's cleverly tailored to create a defined waist, with a touch of stretch for figure-hugging lines. The textured cotton fabric stays in shape no matter how long the day (or night).
Gourmet dinner, glamorous party or after-work drinks – this ultra-feminine dress does it all (and then some). The fitted shape features ruching on the bust and body for pure flattery. Stretchy Ponte fabric skims and smoothes your figure for a confidence-boosting shape.
Essential isn't a word we use lightly, but with a flattering scoop neck and three-quarter-length sleeves, this top joins the ranks of your wardrobe must-haves. It's ready for colder days thanks to a cosy fabric (with plenty of stretch). Tuck it into jeans or leave it loose over trousers.
It's not difficult to see why our flattering Ravello Top is a bestseller. This V-neck beauty features subtle pleats at the neck, cap sleeves and a feminine shape that's perfect with both jeans and pencil skirts – the ultimate work-to-play style.
Love to layer? Then you won't want to miss this versatile rollneck. Made from soft, stretchy cotton in a sleek, fitted shape, it's perfect for wearing with dresses or under jackets, but stylish enough to wear alone too.
Are you a lover of all things vintage? We've got the blouse for you. The delicate ruffles, covered buttons and gathering around the sleeves tick all the period-drama boxes and make for a versatile, day-to-night look. It's made from 100% premium silk too, for added opulence.
Smart doesn't have to mean sensible. This classic Ponte blazer has a playful twist with a spotty lining, contrast piping and a pop of colour under the collar. Dress up your jeans for a Sunday lunch or layer with a pencil skirt for a day at the office.
Who can resist these courts with their playful pompom trim? Certainly not us. Thanks to the subtle detailing around the top, these almond-toe shoes add a fun, feminine touch to any outfit. And, if you fancy coordinating accessories, there’s even a belt to match.
No wardrobe is complete without a shift dress, and that's a fact. This semi-fitted design is made from 100% British-milled wool for an authentic look that will last for years. Wear it alone, or layered over a rollneck jumper when it's chilly.
Brunch with friends, 9am meetings or romantic dinner dates – there's nowhere this pencil skirt won't go. And with that contrast grosgrain ribbon you're bound to turn heads. Its British-milled tweed makes it an instant classic, while the full lining will keep you feeling cosy.
This is British heritage at its finest. With tweed sourced from Yorkshire's historic Abraham Moon & Sons mill. The wide-leg cut is smart and universally flattering – especially when paired with a slim-fit top. Plus you can banish any fears about itchy fabric: these trousers are seriously soft.
Your sleek look for chilly days just got sleeker, thanks to our two-pack of opaque tights, one pair in black and one in navy. The 90-denier weight promises a smoother look with a little extra warmth for when the wind blows.
This smart V-neck dress is classic sophistication. The clever panels of colour, fit-and-flare design and soft cotton-mix fabric magically combine to create a super-flattering shape – what's not to love?