The Holidays are upon us and, with them, the countless hours spent shopping for our loved ones and ourselves. Because we know your time is precious, we asked the experts at Simons to give us the top trends for women, men and your home this Holiday season.
Sparkle and elegance for her
Glam is in the spotlight for women. Choose coloured metallics and sequins as well as satin fabrics. We like to complete the look with a chic leather jacket for cooler evenings. For the finishing touch, add this season’s must have piece - the choker necklace.
Expert advice: The Glam trend is definitely festive, but we suggest transforming it into a more casual look to wear it from season to season.
Style for men
In men’s fashion, layering is the trend that’s turning heads this season. On the catwalk, in the street, as well as at work, the rules are being broken. Although still a staple, a shirt worn under a jacket is no longer the only option for the modern man. Swap a shirt for a crew neck, mock neck, turtleneck or polo neck sweater in a variety of innovative or luxurious materials. A number of these stylish alternatives are on offer at Le 31 for men.
To complete the look, choose an eye-catching new-cut coat with its oversized, deconstructed proportions. Coats with deconstructed shoulders, exaggerated lengths and new, looser proportions are in the spotlight.
Expert advice: These coats are perfect to wear with a jacket and a dress shirt during the week or with faded jeans and a t-shirt on the weekend.
Refinement in the home
Scandinavian inspired minimalist decor is popular this season and acts as the perfect canvas for creating a glamorous and sophisticated mood for your receptions. We suggest that you choose neutral coloured bases, such as this magnificent optical diamond tablecloth in an almost black charcoal colour. We particularly like the addition of fur pieces, such as these elegant chair cushions. They will give a warm and very chic effect to your dining room. Enhance the look with sparkling metallic accents. Silver, gold and pink touches will definitely light up your rooms!
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