Our Editor’s A/W Lookbook: French Connection

French Connection is the home to well-designed pieces that embrace the trends of the season, and the brand prides itself on its emphasis on high-quality clothes at affordable prices.

French Connection’s A/W pieces remain quite neutral and appeal to the mass market, however they also have a variety of unique, standout pieces that you’re instantly drawn to – from quirky embellished knits to eye-catching patent clutch bags. This season, French Connection have succeeded in balancing out their pieces with everyday high-quality essentials with playful prints and fun pieces. It’s clear the band isn’t afraid to mix old and new as they stick to what they do best with universally loved pieces as well as exploring new territories, experimenting with new trends and looks.

Here’s our editor’s top pick of the best pieces to buy in store and online this season:

Beatrice Brocade Shirt Dress £150.00

This beautiful fit and flare style is flattering on most figures, plus the detailing on this dress from the wrap neckline to the sheer lace panelling gives the dress an extra special and luxurious feel! The long sleeves and cut to the knee gives the dress a sophisticated edge.

Dotty Spot Ankle Grazing Trousers, £65.00

Update your
workwear wardrobe with these playful tailored polka dot trousers. Style
them with brogues and a silk shirt for an upmarket office look.

Clean Pu Carina Clutch, £49.00

is everywhere this year and accessories are a great way of injecting
the trend into your winter wardrobe. This vibrant dark magenta bag can
be worn as a clutch or with its cross body strap.

Platform Felt Collared Coat, £185.00

This collared coat is an update on the traditional camel coat. The faux tortoiseshell buttons, storm flaps and button-closed collar give it an extra feminine feel and it’s simple yet effective design makes it the perfect accompaniment to any winter outfit.

Stable Jacquard Wrap Dress £65.00

This wrap dress is made with a stretch jersey material and is great for disguising a tummy with its rushing detail which instead emphasises the waist – creating the illusion of an hourglass silhouette. This colour is also a great alternative to black and is perfect for party season!

Lucky Knits Crew Neck Jumper, £90.00

This on-trend quirky
jumper has playful embellishments and embroidery patched all over it
and is a great statement piece this season that is incredibly easy to

Trooper Tencil Pull Over Shirt, £65.00

The utility trend is big this year and this oversized khaki shirt is great for incorporating the look into your wardrobe through one piece. Style it with skinny jeans and biker boots for a casual every day look.

Nariko Fur Double Breast Coat, £185.00

This faux fur coat is
made from curly textured fabric – prefect for wrapping up warm this
winter! This style coat is incredibly versatile working well for
everyday looks plus dressed-up evening outfits.

Mara Dot Tie Neck Shirt, £65.00

Pussy bow neck ties are everywhere this year and this vibrant shirt will instantly jazz up any outfit. The playful print is also a great way of injecting some character into a simple outfit.

Shari Mix Knits Shirt Jumper, £75.00

This jumper puts a twist on traditional knitwear with its cut-out shirt detailing which peeks through underneath. This crisp, smart number is great paired with blue jeans and plimsolls for a sleek dressed-down look.

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