The Press Are Loving French Connection!
You’ll find it hard at the moment to open a magazine or newspaper without seeing one of the fabulous items from French Connection. With some amazing new pieces for winter it’s no surprise everywhere wants to show them off.
Elle have been showcasing their dreamer jumpsuit(below), the trouser is tailored and it is also backless. It has pleats which is great for mixing up the smart/casual look and also give a great slimming effect! It’s Â£120 and comes in black and also phantom gray.
They have also featured the wide leather cuff(below) with gold finish chain to top and pressed popper fastening. At Â£18 it’s a great addition to any outfit and works for both night and day. Team it with similar colours for the perfect finish.
Look magazine have also been at it! They’re loving their Tina Blazer, Raindrop Bag and Surround Ring(below).
The Tina Blazer is a cream tux jacket with contrasting lapel. It’s very 1940s but with a modern twist. It wouldn’t been seen out of place on Kelly Osbourne or even Cheryl Cole. this Â£150 jacket looks great with skinny jeans for a night out, just make sure to dry clean!
Ah the Raindrop Bag, if you need something for your Christmas party then look no further! this gorgeous all over sequin bag will compliment most party dresses and make you look that extra bit super glam!Â It’s a mini over-the-body bag with rainbow sequins, a chain strap and cross-clasp fastening. At Â£35 it’s fully worth it and can actually be used with different outfits, result!
And last in Look is the Surround Ring for Â£18. This oversized cocktail ring adds instant punch to your style. With a large gem in the middle and surrounded by smaller ones it’ll make you the center of attention and give you the seriously big ‘wow’ factor.
Cosmopolitan, never one to be out of style didn’t want to miss out on the action either. Their favourites are dress and in [articular the Dazzi Dress, Drop Sequin Dress and the Pixie Dress.
The Dazzi Dress, Â£180 is a short sleeved shift dress in stunning black & fuschia or black & white. It has a flirtacious scoop neck, as although it’s winter, that doesn’t mean we want to cover up! It really will dazzle you with a large and sparkly houndtooth print that’s fun and light for the office parties.
The Drop Sequin Dress is Â£180 and even more gorgeous than the first! It’s almost flapper-like sequins will really make you look incredible on the dance floor. Team them with black tights to really complete the look, add some sparkly drop earrings to really make yourself sparkle this Christmas!
The pixie look is really big at the moment so cue the Pixie Dress! This beaded silk dress has cross-over straps and a circular beaded design on front and back. The monochrome looks oozes chicness and throw in some sky-scraper heels and a perfect little clutch bag, or perhaps even the rainbow drop bag? It’s Â£160, and comes in black, milka and for the super daring…electric blue!
You magazine has drawn it’s attention to their Lashes Jumper, for Â£65.Â It is long sleeved with a crew neck, and an embroidered contract eyelash graphic on the front.Â Nice and warm for the winter, although best to leave your jacket undone so you can show this off! For once you can be certain a guy is always looking at your eyes!
And finally Celebs On Sunday have had the final word this week with showing off the Spirit Dress and Sweets Dress.
The Spirit Dress is Â£260, Short Sleeve Heavyweight T-Shirt Dress With All Over Intricate Sequin Embellishment. Scoop Neckline With Shoulder Pads And Enclosed Zip Fastening To Back. It has an almost cubist feel and you could easily imagine Lady Gaga sporting something similar. Available in black and also gracie green.
This Â£85 Sweets dress has a daringly deep V-neck, is pleated and has double front pockets for extra stunning detail. It also has a contrast exposed zip at the back giving it an edgy and dangerous feel. Keep your neckline free from cluttering accessories and go for the clean-cut look, you want all eyes on that dress!