A size 14 pair uses 2m of 150cm wide wool flannel, crepe or gabardine.; WORN 'DOWN': Merino polo neck, pounds 89; Panama turn ups
, pounds 115; 'straightforward' belt, pounds 85, in sizes 8-18 by Toast.
Black distressed denim turn ups
, pounds 39.99; green multi-print top, pounds 19.99, spotted bag, pounds 16.99, all River Island; skyline-print court, pounds 49.99, Schuh; white polka dot bangle, pounds 4, Freedom @ Topshop.
BLACK IS BACK: black; satin top pounds 29.99 and black trousers pounds 34.99 from River Island (below) and purple georgette top pounds 45 from SeVen; MONSOON: silk; georgette frill top pounds 44.95 and Accessorize necklace pounds 7.99; SLEEK: satin drainpipe trousers with turn ups
pounds 45 and denim tailcoat pounds 75 from Dorothy Perkins (above) and Allders Anagram's black hook & eye jacket pounds 65 and trousers pounds 40