The allure of lace is everlasting and this season sees it re-worked in ways that are perfectly suited to any occasion.
As our Personal Shopping expert, stylist Rachel Booth is familiar with the task of creating capsule wardrobes and outfits for special occasions. To that end, we asked her to take two key pieces from our AW14 collection and show just how versatile they really are.
Read on to discover all of Rachel’s insider tips and all of her advice on how to make the most of your favourite Reiss purchases.
Call them what you will. Muses for after midnight, heroines of having a good time, or good old-fashioned party animals. Befitting of a modern Gatsbian celebration, each of the women who make our list of the Top 10: Instagram’s Most Stylish Party People know that having a ball starts with looking like the picture of party perfection.
Whether your name’s on the list for the hottest ticket in town or you’re having a more sedate soiree, for the end-of-year’s social season take your cue from the women who make partying look like it’s their profession.
Thought that the perfect party dress was the holy grail of dressing for after dark this December? Think again. For the year’s closing social events, stylish separates are proving that when it comes to dressing to dine, dance, drink and dazzle, the question of what to wear is very much now a split decision.
We show you the very best ways to take two or more stylish separates, and transform them into a fail-safe party look.
In My Style Journey, dressed in Reiss, fashion blogger Doina Ciobanu (aka The Golden Diamonds) embarks across China on one epically fashionable adventure.
Read on to discover how Doina stays glamorous while travelling and to learn more about her inspiringly chic journey into the unknown.
From humble beginnings as the de facto uniform of the intelligentsia, the roll neck jumper has usurped the slogan jumper to become AW14′s most voguish piece of knitwear.
Here we laud the rise of the women’s roll neck jumper and show you how to wear this comfortable yet chic AW14 must-have.
Fashion stylist, blogger, street style regular and author of the wildly-popular blog Look De Pernille, Pernille Teisbaek, takes our AW14 collection and gives it a coolly androgynous new spin in Styled By Pernille.
Read on to see all of the behind the scenes action and discover all of the influences behind Pernille’s styling.
Attending BAFTA’s Breakthrough Brits event at Burberry’s flagship store, actress Katie Leung wore our Rhomona floral lace dress.
Given the nod as one of the emerging British artists to watch, Leung offset the dress’ fiery red hue and fluted skirt with point toe black heels.
What is love in the fashion world if not an exquisite (and endless) array of shoes? From vertiginous heels adorned with gilded accents, to classic black ankle boots and sophisticated suede courts; these are the can’t-live-without essentials to take you from day to night in an instant.
But how best to wear them? A number of high-profile fashion bloggers give their signature twist to our AW14 shoes: from teaming them with sharply tailored separates to ladylike fluted skirts; these stylish staples effortlessly pull together your look.
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An air of refined femininity runs throughout our AW14 collection, as showcased to full effect by Connie Cao from K Is For Kani. Opting for a semi-sheer embroidered top in pristine white, teamed with a rose pink overcoat and flared midi skirt; the look epitomises sophisticated elegance.
Scroll through to see how best to sport these ladylike staples.
Fashion muse and street-style favourite, Olivia Palermo, sports a winter wardrobe saviour: our burgundy Mimi trilby. Renowned for pulling together her signature polished looks with clever finishing touches, Olivia opted to pair the stylish accessory with a chunky cable-knit jumper, a colour-block blanket coat and tapered trousers.
This luxe wool staple – in AW14′s most celebrated autumnal shade and finished with a neat black leather trim – lends a sumptuous spin to her off-duty outfit.
The fashion pack’s everyday outfits – from off-duty attire to polished workwear ensembles – provide us with much needed inspiration throughout the year, but with party season fast approaching, it’s our after-dark wardrobe that needs fine-tuning.
We ask six high-profile fashion bloggers to reveal their go-to eveningwear staples: from masculine-inspired tailoring and figure-sculpting dress, to classic A-line skirts.
Read on to see the array of standout outfits that were chosen by Sarah Mikaela from Framboise Fashion, Anneli Willis from What I Bought Today and Jessie Bush from We The People, while also learning of their after-dark sartorial secrets.
View part 1 of the feature here.
Striking accessories are a wise investment this season, as fashion’s focus falls on classic accents with a refined twist. At the forefront of this key trend is our Alto backpack. Crafted from butter-soft leather, this standout staple is adorned with high-shine detailing for an opulent twist – lending a contemporary spin to a traditional style.
But how best to wear it? Fashion’s finest bloggers give their personal twist to the sumptuous backpack: from teaming it with a simple streamlined overcoat, to a finely pleated midi skirt; this sophisticated style is as versatile as it is luxurious.
With our everyday wardrobes largely influenced by fashion’s finest bloggers, we decided to turn our attention to the style-set’s after-dark ensembles; inviting six leading names to reveal their go-to eveningwear outfits.
With a clear focus on how each style maven’s look adapts from day into night – and how best to make a sartorial statement long into the twilight hours – our shoot showcases an array of diverse outfits: from razor-sharp tailoring for an androgynous spin, to femme-fatale dresses worthy of screen-siren status.
We interview each of the high-profile trendsetters to discover their after-dark sartorial secrets: from revealing their desk-to-dinner staples, to how best to accentuate every girl’s perennial favourite – an LBD.
View part 2 of the feature here.
Renowned fashion magazine, Wonderland, have shot an exclusive video – reminiscent of the French film noir during the 1960s – to showcase our AW14 collection. Shot in simple black and white – with a decidedly vintage-inspired feel – an intimate narrative between a young couple unfolds, sound tracked by lilting French dialogue.
Using a retro Super 8 camcorder, the male actor follows the female actor throughout the apartment – cutting quickly from one revealing shot to the next. Reversing roles, we then see the female actor as she becomes the director, and her male counterpart her muse, smoking a cigarette as he takes to the piano. Flitting between both points of view, each frame is a vivid portrayal of their intense relationship; going on to highlight certain aspects of their personalities.
Co-produced by Nick Thompson and James Willis, and styled by Kusi Kubi, the film takes place in Bethnal Green’s Town Hall hotel, the minimalist interior – think high ceilings, wooden panelled walls and ornate windows – providing the perfect backdrop to the unfolding love story.
Read on for our interview with Nick and scroll through our behind-the-scenes shots for a stylish insight into the film’s most memorable moments.
From luxe over-the-knee boots, to a gilded leopard-print bag and monochrome A-line skirt, we asked renowned fashion blogger Adriana Gastélum from Fake Leather to style the hero staples from our AW14 collection.
Scroll through to see the stylish results.