tips and trends for winter style
Put some power into winter style with a versatile pants suit and bold accessories, plus learn how to warm up a summer dress.
NEW KID ON THE BLOCK
New Zealand-designed and Bali-made, Live Like Lil is the newest handbag and wallet designer on the block. In beautiful shades and textures (such as the Madison bag, $155, left), there is a match for any outfit. livelikelil.co.nz
The new eyewear collection from Le Specs has a hint of 1970s glamour and a very modern take on shape, material and finish. Called Joie de Vivre, the range can be seen at lespecs.com.
Once reserved for business only, the female pant suit is back in power. The coordinated set is great for any occasion and the bonus is your blazer and pants can be worn separately, adding more options to your wardrobe. TRY: Sportscraft Parisian pants, $220, and blazer, $390. ANIMAL APPEAL You’ll look the cat’s pyjamas in leopard print this winter. Not brave enough for a statement coat or dress? Try it as an accessory such as Redcurrent’s Leather Leopard Gloves, $75, and Kathryn Wilson Pennie Heels, $299.