Softer and more flattering than black, blue is a chic alternative. Team with metallics for an elegant evening look.
shoes, £49, Office
skirt, £39.50, sizes 6-24, M&S Collection top, £35, sizes 6-18, River Island
Dress, £130, sizes 8-22, Monsoon
Jacket, £225; trousers, £210, both sizes xs-xl, Rixo
Necklace, £89, Uterqüe
bag, £49, Charles & Keith
shoes, £59.99, Mango