8 autumn buys: preppy perfect

11 December 2009

Alexa Chung

Snapped on the streets of New York this week Alexa Chung has inspired us to re-work our preppy basics for a super cool winter look (minus the bare legs, thank you very much!). Fun and full of spirit preppy perfect is about relaxed easy dressing, denim dresses layered with checks and knits make for ideal winter wear. Throw over a mannish coat and you're good to go! Here are our top preppy perfect buys, happy shopping!



1. Checked coat, £545, Diane Von Furstenberg, www.net-a-porter.com
2. Denim dress, £45, Warehouse, www.warehouse.com
3. Leather satchel, £230, Mimi, www.mimiberry.co.uk
4. Tweed hat, £150, Eugenia Kim, www.net-a-porter.com
5. Checked tunic, £75, Toast, www.toast.co.uk
6. Brown boyfriend coat, £291, Armand Basi, www.my-wardrobe.com
7. Geek glasses, £10, www.asos.com
8. Gold watch, £149, Martin Margiela, www.oki-ni.com
- Catherine Nieto assisted by Hannah Almassi


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