Cue: Have done the best copy of the Y Yohji knit top that I was looking everywhere for last year! A groovy black stretch knit zip top with white stripes down the arm, it’s cool you should buy it! $89
FCUK: Have the cutest white (or pink) T-shirt with puff sleeves $49, nice zip through hoodie in stretch wool $99, and lots of those slogan T- shirts….Witchery: have some new shoes in satin, slingback 40’s style with huge jewell brooches, very chic $189, some sleek flat sandals in moc croc $129, and lots of very boring casual wear that you should have bought by now.
Kookai: have copied the Gucci horse bit bag in red and lots of other colours $79.There’s a chic burgundy clutch bag with white stitching $49, and they have some extra long singlets (so you don’t have to do a Britney) that are in lots of colours $29. Cool plus some groovy narrow jeans $179.Veronika Maine has also done a realy great white knit T-shirt with chiffon puff sleeves $109, George have done some quite fab paisley fringed scarves (viscose) $35, Events have done a cool zip front black leather biker jacket $449, Just Jeans have done a black wool peacoat $120! David Lawrence: Have a chic tweed brown belted coat $325, and the most fabulous very-marc-Jacobs sequin and chiffon scarf that you should buy (dress up those slogan T-shirts and jeans!) $129, a funky knit ribbed poncho in black or brown $149, and a tweed double breasted skirt (if you now what I mean?) $229
Max and Co: have a cute cream or black zip blouson jacket $665, black and red stripe sleeveless knit top with tie front very cute $290 (and other colours), a gorgeous black peacoat $520, a chic knit polo neck with buttons along neck $325, a sheer sequin trim dress $510 and a must have buy now black and white tweed A line skirt with sequins along the hem: I love it! Also in brown $420.Check out the track pants $280, and gorgeous sheer ribbed knit in lots of colours $170 (bargain!) and a grey wrap wool melton skirt kilt style $240.
CK Jeans: have a gorgeous double-breasted coat with pockets $800.
Polo Ralph Lauren: have some classic black and white stripe singlets $129, a classic trench coat (unbelted) $599, and if you’re having a very tweedie school marm moment a la Prada get the green knit argyle vest $349.
Scanlan & Theodore: I know. I can’t keep away but how can you when they bring in more and more divine things…like a very groovy shrug in multi stripe top with a scarf attached $280, black fitted jersey double breasted chic coat $650, an amazing cropped bolero leather jacket $1200, hot pink chiffon wrap top with diamante trim $450, choc brown pleated lace trim Singlet $224, a divine 20’s floral dress $800 and gorgeous chiffon tops $280.the list goes on…check out their shoes too.
Lisa Ho: Has some gorgeous winter stock in store. A black satin trench $750, a tweed version $878, a beautiful black must be cashmere at this price coat $1585, some very groovy grey sweat shirts with sequins on the shoulder $155, diamante trim T shirts $323,and you can’t go past all that great evening dresses….
Max Mara: Have the most beautiful classic winter collection: Check out the absolutely divine croc stamped leather biker jacket $thousands! The gorgeous long black military style coat $2170, the amazing goat’s fur lined nylon belted parka $3950, a fab moc croc doctors bag $995.Buy the fab black wool cashmere tulip skirt $380, the black chiffon sleeveless top $315.You want the cream chunky polo neck $420, the oatmeal zip front sweater $615 and the gorgeous brown tweed skirt $420.
Belinda Paddington arts and crafts store (that’s what I call it) has: lots of new winter stock by lots of relatively unknown designers. Check out the Sophie Baker cashmere knits in pretty colours $595,the Anne Thomas wool cashmere V neck knits $295, groovy language L/S panelled and appliqué T shirts $176,and the fab 50’s vintage dresses $295.Theres some cool Sandra Thom boleros made from 30’s vintage fabrics $800! Cute embroidered and appliquéd skirts from just in case, some cool striped scarves $225 and some reasonably priced bags by Loxwood $295 (cheap!).
Belinda Accessories: Here is never ending shelves of gorgeous Marc and Marc Jacobs shoes and more! You want the mouse shoe of course (first reported FiFi # 21) the fab flats in blue $525, the yellow, red or blue heart print kitten heels $485.Check out the Vanessa Bruno big black roomy bags, the Abro bags in tan leather $415,the Abro red patent bag $315 and the outrageous silver lurex sparkle Olivia Morris shoes $795.
Christensen Copenhagen: Still waiting on the new stock so check out the sale but there is some new pieces from Gharani Strok such as a cool pink and green print jersey top $675 and an amazing pastel green chiffon evening dress $2000.