In the UK, we’re very lucky to have access to one of the most competitive and inspiring high streets in the world. We’re utterly spoilt thanks to home-grown names tempting us to part with our hard-earned cash, not to mention the successful exports from Scandinavia and Spain vying for our next purchase.
The choice on offer—be it trend-focused, contemporary or completely niche—can be overwhelming. And with these retailers so consistent in producing must-have buys, often it can be hard to justify a designer splurge in light of a hot high-street find.
Which is where we come in. We’ve done all the insider digging around our favourite stores and tapping our sources to bring you this season’s finest finds. From hero coats to the bags we’re told are going to sell out, it pays to be ahead of the curve when the pieces we know are going to pique almost everyone’s interest are within reach for most.
Nothing haunts us like the things we didn’t buy. So scroll through the gallery below for our you’ve-got-to-buy-it-now discoveries before they disappear forever.
Why is it so hard to find a quality bag that is minimalistic, chic and doesn’t cost the earth? Well, Boden just made it a reality, and it promptly sold out. The good news is there’s more stock due on October 10.
It doesn’t take a genius to work out why this statement shirt has sold out in every size. John Lewis is working hard to re-stock it in the near future, so enter your details online to receive an alert.
This beautiful black dress, flecked with gold and a subtle floral print, was made for winter socialising. It’s almost sold out, but more stock is due in November, just click on the link to register your interest.