As a curtain of leaves falls to signal the end of summer, we sum up September, snap by snap in Hello September.
Read on to discover our visual inspirations for the month ahead.
This season, the menswear blogger took a hero piece from our AW14 menswear collection and styled it against the Brutalist backdrop of London’s Barbican Centre.
Read on to see the stylish results.
Offering a directional take on classic silhouettes, our elegantly refined pieces boast simple, clean lines, luxurious fabrics, a jewel-tone palette and high-octane embellishments. Punctuated with painterly florals, feminine pleats and gilded accents, our standout separates will become the building blocks of your new season wardrobe. This is forever fashion at its most modern.
With the last long weekend of the summer fast approaching, we round-up the stylish outfits to sport and the ultimate city hotspots to explore – from roof top bars and sprawling parks, to beach-front hotels and award-winning restaurants.
For our American friends, this weekend signals the final salute to summer’s dying days; it’s Labor weekend.
Inspired by the off-duty stylings of one of our favourite menswear bloggers – One Dapper Street – we’ve rounded up all the places and outfits to be seen in for celebrations.
Wherever you are, and whatever you’re doing, we’re firm believers that men’s Labor Day style should always be perfectly on point – below we show you how.
Fashion blogger and front row favourite Lisa Dengler of Just Another Fashion Blog, stepped straight off a plane from New York this month and made a beeline for Reiss HQ to select her hero staples from our AW14 collection. In between fittings – from slipping into sumptuous leather skirts to pulling on sharply tailored blazers – we found out which fashion essentials she can’t live without, the style icons that continue to inspire her, and the ultimate day-to-night switch-up we could all learn from.
The de facto line is that summer is over. Ever the optimists though, we beg to differ. The sunshine season may well be fast hurtling towards its end, but the official line is that summer ends on September the 21st.
For those dying rays of light we’re hoping to catch before the sun sets on us, we asked the experts at BarChick to round-up their favourite places to drink cocktails which are inspired by the sunshine season. Read on to discover the very best summer cocktail drinking holes.
How best to enjoy the last days of summer? Jump on a plane – with luxurious hand luggage in tow (naturally) – and head to the sun-dappled city of Melbourne. From illustrated cobbled streets and renowned restaurants, to opulent hotels and quirky cafés, this vibrant, cosmopolitan hotspot is full of colour and unexpected twists. We ask the globe-trotting fashion blogger Charlotte Bridgeman of Winston & Willow - who resides in the heart of the city – to reveal her little black book of stylish addresses.
Often wrongly thought of as a member of style’s supporting cast, for fall/winter we’re championing the endless aesthetic appeal of grey in all of its various guises. We’re not just talking a dash here or there either, head-to-toe is the way to go.
This week’s menswear diaries considers the undeniable sartorial charm of grey.
Whether jetting off to hotter climes, exploring a stylish city or unwinding at home, these sumptuous separates – punctuated with painterly florals, feminine pleats and gilded accents – will become your go-to staples this bank holiday weekend. Read on to discover which essentials you need to invest in.
Festival fashion is a minefield. So what do the style set put in their rucksacks…or luxe oversized totes? Fashion blogger and front row favourite Sandra Hagelstam of 5 inch and up, takes us behind-the-scenes of Helsinki’s renowned Flow Festival, revealing the wardrobe essential she can’t live without. Scroll through to learn which hero dress you need to safely stow into your suitcase this Bank Holiday weekend…
As fashion editors and models alike descend on Madrid’s cultural hotspots this month – from exploring ornate palaces and secret gardens, to enjoying celebrated art galleries and award-winning restaurants – we ask fashion blogger Monica De Tomas of Monimoleskine, who resides in the heart of the city, to reveal her little black book of stylish addresses.
This season, think not just of concerns sartorial, but also of skincare too. Whether on sunny shores familiar or in foreign climes, the perfect summer skincare routine is often frustratingly elusive. To that end, we asked the men’s grooming experts at Kiehl’s Since 1851 how to best prepare for those long days in the sun. The expert advice they give preps skin, perfects skin and protects skin.
Consider the following your indispensable guide to men’s summer skincare.
Soft, pliable and beautifully tailored, leather takes many forms this autumn: from boxy bikers in saturated shades, to figure-sculpting pencil skirts and high-octane clutches. Cut like silk, our tissue-thin hides are the perfect foil to monochrome palettes, punchy prints and iridescent accents.
From gilded cheekbones and a dewy complexion, to graphic eye-liner and acid-bright lips, Get The Gloss expert, Anna Hunter, reveals the game-changing beauty trends to master this August. As the sun’s rays enjoy their final month under the spotlight, it’s time to embrace SS14’s most celebrated looks. Turn to our how-to guide to discover the backstage hero products making their way into our trusty makeup arsenal (and staying there).
Life might not always be black and white, but this season, fashion is. Casting off its Sixties connotations for good, monochrome plays a starring role in AW14’s style story. Refined silhouettes and a purist palette combine to create the ultimate modern classics: from architectural jet heels to achromatic jumpsuits – these are the wardrobe-cleansing staples guaranteed to make an impact.
Though we may still be in the midst of a temperate summer, cast your mind to the days which lie ahead. For the end of the current season and the cusp of autumn, shrewdly select the sartorial hero pieces which can be worn alone now or layered together when chills arrive.
Actress Rebecca Romijn showcased her love for luxe leather during an appearance on Extra wearing our Merron black leather wrap skirt.
Showcasing the piece’s versatility, Rebecca opted to pair the skirt with an abstract printed blouse and heeled black court shoes to stylish effect.