Last week Hobbs launched their new Palace Collection, the latest in their series with Historic Royal Places. The collection has been inspired by Kensington Palace and the royal love of all things equestrian.
The Royals are renowned for having an impeccable dress sense, so if you’ve always dreamt of getting a Kate Middleton style wardrobe (but at a fraction of the designer price tag) – the new Palace Collection is the answer to your fashion prayers, with high-quality and affordable designs to add to your wardrobe this winter.
Every unique item in the range has a special story behind it, take a look at some of our favourite pieces:
Palace Coat, £450.00
This plush palace coat is inspired by tailored military coats and is crafted in an Italian brushed wool. The statement collar adds a dramatic touch to the coat and makes it appropriate for the strong military trend this season. The lining also contains a hand painted watercolour print of all the palaces in the Hampton Court Palace collection.
Equestrian Tassel Glove, £49.00
Update your winter glove collection with these luxurious leather gloves. They have added detail around the wrist with woven leather and tassels and have a real equestrian feel to them, which reflects The Royal Family’s love of horses.
Painted Horses Dress, £169.00
This eye catching dress was inspired by Queen Victoria’s love of horses and the delicate nature of the dress is reflected in the hand painted watercolour horse designs.
The watercolour print theme continues throughout the collection with this silk blouse showcasing 6 different palaces with calligraphy underneath to name each one. The classic cut style is perfect for jazzing up your officewear or injecting a bit of individuality into your wardrobe.
Victoria Floral Dress, £249.00
This botanical print dress is inspired by the Kensington Palace garden and is flattering on most body shapes as it aims to create a beautiful hourglass shape with its tie waist detail. Great for everyday wear and can be easily dressed up for the evening – this versatile dress is a real crowd-pleaser.
Equestrian Blouse, £129.00
This luxury silk blouse has an ultra feminine feel with its gathered neckline and delicate eyelash edge. The black and white mono print also make the blouse feel sophisticated but with its own sense of uniqueness.
Louisa Court, £159.00
A court shoe is a great addition to any wardrobe but these Louisa courts have a real sense of occasion with their black suede finish and tassel trim.
Kensington Sweater, £149.00
This rich colour of this heather purple sweater gives it a real royal feel. The luxury cashmere roll neck also means that you’ll be reaching for it time and time again this winter to keep you warm and cosy.
This rich olive and teal colours in this jacquard skirt makes the piece feel opulent. The central box pleat an a-line fit is also super feminine and flattering on the figure. It’s perfect paired with black tights and a chunky knit for this autumn.