The 3 Hottest High-Street Labels, According to an Expert

It's been a particularly great time for the Great British High Street. Relative (and digital-only) newbie Finery has reported major profits in its first year and has a forthcoming launch into bricks and mortar via John Lewis stores. Then there's the so-clever-we-can't-believe-we-didn't-think-of-it-first curation of reworked archive pieces from M&S by none other than Alexa Chung—see a sneak peak of Archive by Alexa before it launches in April. Then there's the impressive sales of ASOS's wedding dressing department and the cool new Spanish labels making their mark on our fashion landscape.

Affordable fashion is better than ever, so in order to guide you into the hot zones, we've enlisted the skills of a girl who knows it best: Meet Alex Stedman, the stylist and high-street guru behind super-blog The Frugality. She knows top-quality buys from the too-good-to-be-true items that are best avoided. So what would she recommend for the season? Keep scrolling to see the best three brands on the high street right now…

Do you have a favourite high-street brand? Let us know in the comments below!

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