A silk trench coat will add shine to special occasions. Emporio Armani silk coat, AU$1035, and dress, AU$915; Tiffany & Co. Atlas 18k rose gold pendant, AU$3900, and 18k rose gold bangle, AU$5850.
Outerwear is amped up by bright hues of fuchsia, brick or azure. Gucci wool coat, AU$3295, silk and leather shirt, AU$2160, knit jumper, AU$920, and leather cap, AU$660; Tiffany & Co. Atlas silver drop earrings, AU$975, Atlas silver bangle, AU$1200, and 18k rose gold bangle, AU$5850.
Jackets embellished with crystals are a dazzling Pre-Fall trend. Prada blue coat with yellow crystal embellishment, AU$7010, green knit bustier top, AU$500, silk embellished dress, AU$5980, embellished heels, AU$1580, box calf handbag, AU$4020.
Diagonal checks refresh the classic trench coat. Louis Vuitton reversible wool coat, AU$3400, silk print dress, AU$2210, and taurillon leather bag, AU$6500; Elke bracelet, AU$340; Ole Lynggaard lotus rutile quartz ring, AU$11,200 and coral gypsy drop earrings, AU$12,500; Louis Vuitton python and suede boots, AU$2120.
Karen Walkerâ€™s collection The League celebrates the suffragette. Karen Walker print wool coat AU$1207; Saba top, AU$149; Emporio Armani passionflower bracelet, AU$350; Ole Lynggaard Swiss blue topaz dew drop earrings, AU$3995.
Pradaâ€™s feminist face coats make a strong style statement. Prada coat, AU$5560, double jersey dress, AU$2740; Miu Miu bracelet cuff, AU$460; Prada box calf handbag, AU$3580; Ole Lynggaard rutile quartz dew drop earrings, AU$3250.
Sixties-style childrenâ€™s coats are scaled up for adults, sporting bold collars and punchy prints. Miu Miu print coat, AU$5610, silk embellished dress, AU$5610, bracelet cuff, AU$460, cotton knit tights, AU$350, biker bag, AU$2620, and heels, AU$1030.
Oversized coats are a key trend. The cocoon silhouette suits most body shapes. Burberry Prorsum azalea double angora and wool caban coat, â€¨AU$3350, and â€¨deerskin bag, AU$1895; â€¨Ole Lynggaard rutile quartz lotus ring, AU$11,200.
Flexible, flattering and comfortable â€“ relaxed silhouettes define this look. Fine Collection cashmere knit sweater, $359; Carla Zampatti long denim skirt, $459; Chanel rodeo coco necklace, $3700.
The sports luxe trend mixes athletic elements with sophisticated tailoring. Christian Dior suit jacket, $4600, and pants, $1500; New Balance trainers from Platypus Shoes, $120.
A brightly coloured statement bag and trainers inject pizzazz into an otherwise classic look. Calvin Klein stripe breton top, $439; Fine Collection cashmere knit long line cardigan, $649; Viktoria & Woods mesh skirt, $199; Louis Vuitton Marais MM embossed leather bag, $3450; New Balance trainers from Platypus Shoes, $120.
Mix your black and greys as well as your textures. A chunky woollen scarf adds instant interest and intrigue as well as warmth. Emporio Armani top, $780, and wool knit scarf, $265.
Sporty styling brings ease to your wardrobe. Prada georgette shirt, $1700, cashmere knit bodysuit, $1290, cashmere knit skirt, $980, and cashmere knit stripe scarf, $680; Miu Miu madras bag, $1810.
Big prints, bold colours and oversized jewellery work to make a simple, yet striking, statement. Gucci wool coat, $2070; Emporio Armani patent leather bag, $1055; Chanel rodeo coco â€¨cuff, $1530.
classic stripes with a Japanese shibori tie-dye print capture the modern-sports spirit of the season. Maison Scotch white linen T-shirt, $89.95; Ralph Lauren black-and-white long knit cardigan, $449; Calvin Klein Platinum textured woven pants, $439; Adidas by Stella McCartney trainers, $300.
Keep pace with the mood and invest in a pair of old-school style trainers. Itâ€™s okay to rock sneakers with high street fashion â€“ just donâ€™t be seen wearing them with your trackies unless youâ€™re working out or youâ€™ll lose style cred. Fine Collection angora knit sweater, $229; Cooper by Trelise print pants, $379; Lacoste trainers, $119.95, from Platypus Shoes; 2 by Lyn and Tony gleam neckpiece, $198.