A change of season is the perfect time for a wardrobe reset—and that doesn't just mean buying lots of new things. The ideal autumn capsule wardrobe includes classics we revisit every year—including buttery leather ankle boots, trench coats and knitwear, with small tweaks to make these classics feel updated. There are 11 items for autumn that are worth considering if you're looking to make any new-season investments.
We might be in the middle of a heatwave, but the pre-fall collections are now dropping, and so cosy knits, leather separates and woolen coats are slowly taking over new-in sections. We find that autumn is the perfect time to step back and really think about what's worth buying and what slots into your existing cold-weather wardrobe. Keep scrolling to shop 11 editor-approved essentials for autumn and winter 2020.
Leather is the fabric that designers are really experimenting with this autumn with buttery leather shirts, skirts and trousers. Brands such as Nanushka are also turning vegan leather into a luxe fabric.