HIGH-SHINE metallics aren’t just for Christmas parties – they can be dressed down for daytime too.
There is a space-age style revival underway this season and foil-effect fabrics and shiny hues are big news.
Go for gold on the school run by chucking on an M&S puffer coat or pair statement silver trousers with a crisp shirt and jumper.
Here, SIOBHAN O’CONNOR shows you how to shimmer during those precious few daylight hours.
TIP: Got a new festive frock? Get maximum wear by layering up with a polo and over-the-knee boots.
TIP: Rework party pleats by dressing down with an oversized chunky knit.
Tuck in the front to add shape.
TIP: Yes, you CAN wear statement silver in the day.
Simply team a stand-out metallic trouser with a casual top.
TIP: A metallic-style statement trench can be worn over a dress or around a jumper.