THE ACCESSORY UPDATE:
Jewel tones have had a metallic makeover this season, with electric blue leading the renaissance. Statement accessories like Tamara Mellon’s cutout sandals or Illesteva’s cool blue lens sunglasses pack a punch in low-maintenance style.
Who: British TV presenter, model and author, globally lauded for her enviable closet and chic style.
Her signature look: Chung wears her metallics as simple shapes – a trapeze coat or mini dress.
Runway tribute: Marc Jacobs’ metallic coats and Carven’s foil-like dresses are Alexa-appropriate.
Get her look: Choose modernist silver and keep it chic with simple separates and a prim neckline.
GET THE LOOK
Alexa Chung stands out from the crowd in her iridescent coatcredits
Words: Jane McFarland. Fashion: Helen Thomson. Photograph: Rex Features