Autumn/Winter is officially here and we could not be more excited. With sunny skies and balmy climates slowly being replaced with darker evenings and chilly mornings, it’s time to revamp your wardrobe ready for a new season.
With this in mind, we’ve launched The Yumi A-Z Guide to Autumn/Winter Dressing. Each week we’ll be running through four letters of the alphabet and showing you how to perfect your seasonal style.
If you missed last week’s blog post, click here to catch up on letters M-P.
The forth in a series of blog posts, this week we’re running through letters Q-T. Discover our signature quirky prints, wrap up in unique cosy scarves and find ruffles which frill seekers will love.
Q for Quirky prints
If there’s one thing we do better than dresses, it’s to decorate our garments in bold patterns and quirky prints. A fun way to add an unexpected twist to your outfit, there are so many to choose from in our new Autumn/Winter range, we couldn’t pick just one!
Bring an exotic ambiance to your wardrobe with this Oriental Flower and Peacock Jumpsuit. Beautifully crafted and soft to the touch, this lightweight jumpsuit features wide shoulder straps for a comfortable wear, a V-neckline, defined waist to flatter your figure and ultra-chic wide legs. The beautiful intricate pattern will have everyone spellbound. Too cold for sandals? Pair this look with a pair of boot heels and an oversized cardigan. Available in our Yumi Curves collection as well, this jumpsuit is an Autumn/Winter wardrobe essential.
If dresses are the jam to your toast, stand out from the crowd in this Artistic Brush Stroke Midi Dress. The sleeveless fit and flare dress boasts a statement abstract print all over with a belt to cinch your waist. Finished with a zip fastening down the back, it looks great worn with ankle strap heels and a beaded clutch bag.
Feminine and romantic, ruffles are a must-have in every frill seekers wardrobe. They add the cherry on top of the cake to an already delicious dress. If you’re looking for ruffles to wear during the day, opt for this Stretch Denim Frill Dress. Expertly crafted from soft stretch cotton for a comfortable wear, this denim skater dress features on-trend ruffles along the top with a pleated skirt and a zip fastening down the back. The perfect choice for vintage shopping on a Saturday afternoon, wear with cosy tights and ankle boots.
Baby its cold outside! The perfect accessory to your Autumn/Winter ensembles, fashion meets function with these new season scarves. Perfect for transitional weather and blustering winds, these woven and knitted scarves will complete every outfit.
Keep it contemporary with this Geo Block Print Scarf. Lightweight and beautifully soft, it features an abstract geometric pattern all over finished with a contrasting border and frayed edges. Wear it with a ribbed tee, A-line skirt and denim jacket for a weekend spent socialising with friends.
Has the new season got you feeling quirky? Add this statement knitted Squirrel Scarf over your coats and jackets. Super-soft and perfect for cold weather, this colourful scarf features a squirrel holding acorns on the front. Layer it with your favourite duffle coat and a pair of gloves.
T for Tunics
A wardrobe essential, these timeless tunics will take you from your desk to dinner to the dancefloor. Whether you want to make a statement in a bold print or opt for something classic and feminine, there’s a tunic dress for you.
A classic update on the little black dress, this Oriental Placement Tunic Dress combines some of the seasons biggest trends, into one easy-to-wear style. Falling above the knee, it features an oriental-inspired botanical placement print across the front with delicate sleeves and frilled cuffs. Available in our Yumi Curves collection as well, this tunic dress will take your from day to night.
For a tunic you can wear from season to season, this Lace Trim Tunic Dress is a wardrobe fail-safe. Decorated with beautiful floral pattern lace sleeves and border, it features an unusual curved V-neckline with a faux pearl centre for a touch of elegance. Keep your stilettos under your desk for a quick flash change that takes this look from office chic to striking socialite.
When Autumn/Winter dressing looks this good, one blog post just isn’t enough. Therefore, discover everything you need to know about the season ahead by reading next week’s blog post. Focusing on the letters U-W, get twirl-perfect in unpressed pleats, ensure you’re covered head to toe in luxurious velvet and for a dress that flatters every figure, opt for a wrap dress.