It was the autumn equinox on Tuesday which means the start of shorter days and the winter months. To me that means snuggling up in warm toasty knits and what better way to brighten up an overcast day than by wearing your jumper with a bit of sparkle?! The trend for embellishments started in the spring collections and is set to carry on through the autumn and winter seasons. Designers have been adorning everything in their collections with sparkles and appliqué from t shirts to trousers. Matthew Williamson used jewels, whilst fashion house Céline favoured perspex. Metallics are also big news this year with the use of metallic threads and sequins. An embellished jumper is an easy way to adopt the trend, so here are a few of my favourites from the high street:
There is no need to save your sparkly knits for special occasions, dress it down with denim for everyday wear.