Peer into any winter wardrobe (now well and truly unpacked for the season) and you’re likely to find the following items: a light-coloured knit, a pair of black trousers, a white shirt, and something dark denim — otherwise known as our winter essentials. Neutral in colour and timeless in style, they’re the foundation pieces that match with absolutely everything, but worn on their own…well, they’re just a bit bland and a tad boring.
Inject some warmth and depth to your wardrobe and look to this season’s earthy-hued trend. Surprisingly flattering to most skin tones, colours such as rust, deep brown, ochre and olive are unexpectedly versatile, especially when paired with black, grey, cream and navy.
Here are our picks of the trend: