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 weeks blog post, click here to catch up on letters E-H.
The third in a series of blog posts, this week we’re running through letters I-L. Think quirky patterned intarsia jumpers, super-soft jerseys, cosy knitwear that will have you looking forward to cold temperatures and feminine lace for a romantic touch.
I is for Intarsia
In case you aren’t familiar with the term ‘intarsia’, it’s a knitting technique used to create patterns in multiple colours. A big trend for Autumn/Winter, adding an intarsia jumper to an outfit can elevate your ensemble with minimum effort required.
Here at Yumi, we’re known for our signature quirky prints, bold colours and fun patterns. Inspire your mini mes love of all things bright and playful with this Yumi Girl Intarsia Star Tunic Dress. The perfect mix of fashion meets function, this tunic dress comes in an eye-catching fuchsia colour and features a bold intarsia star surrounded by embellishments and on-trend ruffle sleeves. Complete her ensemble by pairing with cosy tights and ankle boots.
J is for Jersey
When clothes feel like pyjamas, they get a big thumbs up from us, which is why this season is all about super-soft jerseys. A perfect choice for Autumn/Winter dressing, jerseys can be dressed up or down and worn day or night, for a versatile addition to your wardrobe.
For a dressed down everyday wear, opt for this Peacock Feather Jersey Top. Expertly crafted from a soft stretch cotton for a comfortable lightweight wear, this printed top features an on-trend peacock pattern all over with ruching along the short sleeves and a round neckline. Wear with skinny jeans and your favourite ankle boots for a relaxed outfit, perfect for weekends.
A staple in every woman’s wardrobe, a little black dress is a style staple – especially with a season of festive parties and celebrations ahead. Fashion meets comfort in this Pleated Jersey Dress. A chic choice for evenings out, this black jersey dress has been skillfully crafted for a comfortable wear and features wide shoulder straps, a V-neckline, defined waist to flatter your figure and pleating all over to add lots of movement. Complete your outfit by adding a pair of heels and a red bag for a pop of colour.
K is for Knitwear
If there’s one thing you shouldn’t be without this season, it’s knitwear. A wardrobe essential, an extra layer will become your go-to when the weather gets colder.
Combine two of the seasons must-haves with this Floral Bird Embroidered Jumper. This cosy waffle knit jumper is available in two colour-ways and feature a colourful bird and floral embroidery across the front with long sleeve and a round neckline. Perfect for every day, this staple piece pairs perfectly with skinny jeans and ankle boots.
If you want to make a statement with your knitwear, head to outer space in this Magic Mountain Sweatshirt. A fun touch that will brighten grey skies, this relaxed sweatshirt features an out of this world galaxy mountain print with floating butterflies, long sleeves and a round neckline. Have all eyes on the jumper by teaming it with a pair of classic skinny jeans and boots.
Romantic and feminine, adding lace to your outfit will a touch of add elegance. A versatile fabric which can be worn day or night, lace is truly timeless. In the colour of the season, this burgundy Fit and Flare Lace Shirt Dress is classic piece which can be transitioned from your desk to after work dinner. Beautifully crafted from pure cotton, it features semi-sheer lace sleeves with sheer lace along the neckline, a scalloped shirt collar, buttons down the centre, a fitted waist and a flared skirt. Wear with ankle strap heels for and a sleek clutch bag.
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 M-P, shine in shimmering metallic, find out why navy is the new black, travel to the east with oriental fan prints and dance the night away in new season party wear.