It’s cold outside, folks. And short days = long nights. Sure, on the downside, London seems to be perpetually dark all of a sudden, like some kind of precursor to the apocalypse; On the upside, Christmas lights are twinkling in the streets, glühwein becomes a perfectly feasible request, and this is the time of year when you can really go all out and get your glamour on.
Whether your diary is filling up with the kind of soirée where a full-length gown is de rigueur, or more relaxed cocktail affairs, here’s our edit of the best party season dressing that Sloane Street has to offer.
Above: Roberto Cavalli
Above (left): Gucci, (right) Christian Dior
Gold Crisp Packet bag by Anya Hindmarch, shoes by Saint Laurent at Harvey Nichols
Above (left): Saint Laurent, (right) Moschino at Browns
Above: Emilio Pucci
Above: Flossie Clutch by Lulu Guinness, shoes by Gianvito Rossi at Harvey Nichols
Above (left): Alberta Ferretti, (right) backstage at Giorgio Armani
Above (left): Emilia Wickstead, (right) Fendi
Above (left): Louis Vuitton, (right) Christopher Kane at Browns
Left: Necklace by Nocturne at Harvey Nichols, Right: Necklace by Shourouk at Browns
Above: Ear cuff by Chanael K at Browns