PUBLISHED: 13:28 14 August 2008 | UPDATED: 15:21 20 February 2013
Grey is this autumn's essential shade. Team it with perennial favourite black, blues or brights. Emma Caulton discovers soft and textured knits, sculptured suits, long lean trousers, and art print swaggering skirts...
Michele is renowned for the perfect trouser - this time in stunning silver. Combine with a cropped cable knit with half-length sleeves and must-have white tee decorated with angels and crystals. From Swish, 5 Liston Court, Marlow, Buckinghamshire, tel: 01628 476467.
Very Mrs Robinson, very now. Ayrton's chic soft grey scoop neck top and black pencil skirt cinched in with a big shiny black belt. From Swish, 5 Liston Court, Marlow, Buckinghamshire, tel: 01628 476 467.
Contemporary classic by Nahlik - shapely long woollen dress with belt from Swish, 5 Liston Court, Marlow, Buckinghamshire, tel: 01628 476 467.
The return of the sweater dress. Grey cable knit dress, £79, by Linea, from House of Fraser, Newlands Meadow, Eden, High Wycombe, tel: 0844 800 3732, and The Oracle, Reading, Berkshire, tel: 0844 800 3754.
Painterly skirt by Atmos topped with ruched shirt and ribbed, satin-edged, half-sleeve cardigan. From Peakes, King Street, Maidenhead, Berkshire, tel: 01628 622665; Trellis Boutique, St Martin's Street, Wallingford, Oxfordshire, tel: 01491 833751.
Twisted and draped long jumper over darkest graphite trousers by Fenn Wright Manson, available from Fenn Wright Manson, 21 The Broadway, Amersham Buckinghamshire, tel: 01494 729836; Fenn Wright Manson, Windsor Royal Station, Windsor, Berkshire, tel: 01753 856427l; Camp Hopson, 90 West Street, Newbury, Berkshire, tel: 01635 522210. Also branches of John Lewis and House of Fraser stores.
Semper's sculptured city suit with zip and stitch detail from Swish, 5 Liston Court, Marlow, Buckinghamshire, tel: 01628 476467.