- A new season of elegant staples you’ll wear over and over again? Count me in, says CHRISTA D’SOUZA
You will wear this forever.” For me, that is not necessarily a clarion call to hand over my credit card. Almost by definition, it smacks of something anonymous and sensible. When I’m in serious purchasing mode – more often than not when I have done my annual pre-Christmas detox – I don’t want anonymous and sensible. I want va-va-va voom; I want daring; I want what I wouldn’t wear the other 345 days of the year. Buying basics? Yawn.
Except, here is the thing. When I think about those poor hardworking pieces I do wear over and over again – those no-nonsense black jackets, thin cashmere
Classics with a
kick never go out
of fashion – just look to Victoria Beckham’s FW13 collectionCredits