It pains us to say it, but we believe summer time may perhaps have *practically* come to an finish. What was when 1 of the year’s most anticipated summer time months, August has turn out to be popular for becoming a meteorological washout. And 2019 is no various…

Frustratingly, it really is nevertheless roasting hot – or, rather, muggy AF – rendering our appetite for boots and cosy knits completely not possible to satisfy, and producing receiving prepared in the morning 1 of the day’s most tricky tasks.

‘Transitional wardrobe’ may perhaps nicely be 1 of the w******* phrases to come out of the style market in current years, but sadly the which means behind it resonates a lot more than ever as, in what we can only presume is a significant warning from worldwide warming, the lines in between our conventional seasons blur.

What we’re dubbing the ‘semi-summer time dress’, consequently, has turn out to be a sartorial crucial.

12 trends we’ll *all* be wearing this autumn (and want to start out undertaking so now)

Dresses in thicker fabrics, or with longer sleeves and/or hemlines, are the bread and butter of this ‘semi-summer’ situ, and they may perhaps really be a blessing in disguise as they will prove a lot a lot more extended-term than your quick tiny broderie-anglaise numbers come autumn.

Right here are the dresses we’re purchasing ideal now that’ll see us via each the backend of summer time and all autumn. Just layer a roll-neck beneath and add boots if items get actually chilly…