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Editor’s pick: Your mid-season sale edit

 

The mid-season sale is only on for 10 days, so shop smart with our guide to some of the items that make great investment buys for summer and beyond.

A denim jacket is a must for your wardrobe. Wear with jeans for fashion's double denim look or over your summer dress. It's the jacket that will take you from season to season.

Levi’s Ex-Boyfriend Trucker Jacket

£59.50 (RRP £85)

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The British weather is unpredictable, so it's practical to have a classic trench in your wardrobe. Perfect for warm rainy days and your go-to cover-up that will go with any outfit.

Esprit Classic Cotton Trench Coat

£52.50 (RRP £75)

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The sale is a great time to invest in an item of clothing that you will wear next season. A parka is the ideal piece to buy as it will still be in fashion come autumn when you need extra warmth and is perfect for wearing in the evenings at summer festivals.

Mint Velvet Khaki Soft Cotton Casual Parka

£89 (RRP £179)

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A dress that you can wear for occasions such as The Races or a wedding, but that can also be dressed down for work is a great buy in the sale. Dress up with a statement necklace or earrings and heels, and keep it on the lowdown during the day with a pair of flats and a tailored blazer. 

Phase Eight Tamsin Dress Lapis

£69 (RRP £99)

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The logo sweatshirt will still earn you style points. The perfect transitional piece between seasons and for snuggling up in on cooler summer nights.

Tommy Jeans Fleece Sweatshirt Dress

£59.50 (RRP £85)

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The stripe is a classic look that transcends the seasons. Perfect for weekends and for smart/casual affairs, look for the traditional navy and white stripe for a look that will last. 

Gant Striped Heavy Rugger Dress

£66.50 (RRP £95)

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There is no question that when it comes to the one item of clothing that you should have in your wardrobe it's the white shirt. There are many styles in the mid-season sale so you are bound to find one that suits you.

Masai Indiana Shirt in White

£64.40 (RRP £92)

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A dressier top is a wardrobe staple - at least you will have something to wear on those occasions when you are going out-out!

Ted Baker Siina Scalloped Neck Cami

£27.30 (RRP £39)

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The logo jumper is set to still be a strong style come autumn, so invest in this key piece now.

Tommy Jeans Ski Logo Jumper

£66.50 (RRP £95)

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A pair of black skinny jeans will take you from day to night with ease. For casual weekends wear with a logo t shirt or sweater and trainers, and for an evening out wear with a going out top and heels.

Mint Velvet Maryland Black Hem Skinny Jean

£49 (RRP £69)

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Shhhh! Jarrold womenswear stylist Florrie says that the sport luxe, athleisure style is not going away and will still be strong come autumn. We've had a look at next season's collections and along with trousers with stripes down the side, skirts will also rock this trend. Buy into this look now and you will be wearing it for the rest of the year.

Taifun Sporty Zip Skirt

£59.50 (RRP £85)

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A pair of high waisted, cropped trousers are flattering to wear and will be your easy style for summer. Wear with a shirt or jumper now and a t shirt come summer. This style trouser looks great with a pair of trainers.

Tommy Jeans High Waist Cropped Trouser

£59.50 (RRP £85)

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If there is one pair of shoes that will see you through summer it's the block heel mule. Perfect for Race Days and special occasions, and for wearing with a pair of cropped jeans.

VanDal Ladies Hay Black Suede Sandals

£50 (RRP £70)

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A backpack is as stylish as it is practical. Find one in red - one of next autumn's top colours - and you will be sporting this style for longer than summer.

United Colors of Benetton Red Faux Leather Backpack

£25.16 (RRP £35.95)

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The belt bag is the fashionista's choice with many London Fashion Week goers being papped street style wearing the look. Perfect for summer festivals when you want to keep your hands free for food, drink and dancing around!

Esprit Pattern Belt Bag

£31.50 (RRP £45)

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Denim is a look that never falls out of fashion, so a denim jacket is your must-have jacket for summer and beyond.

Levi's The Sherpa Classic Trucker Jacket

£84 (RRP £120)

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Khaki is one of the looks for this spring and summer, so it's a great style to look for in the sales.

Levi's Military Sherpa Jacket

£77 (RRP £110)

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Look for classic items, such as a smart coat, as these are the pieces that you will wear for a long time to come.

Tommy Hilfiger Chase Twill Coat

£259 (RRP £370)

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A check shirt is not only a classic item of clothing, it also follows this summer's cowboy fashion trend. Wear buttoned up for a smarter look, or undone over a t shirt for a casual style.

Tommy Jeans Plaid Check Shirt

£42 (RRP £60)

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If you want to wear pattern, a stripe offers a timeless look that is fashionable whatever the season.

Gant Feeder Stripe Rugby Polo Shirt

£56 (RRP £80)

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Investing in pieces in neutral colours such as grey, will help bring your wardrobe together as these items can be worn with any colour or print.

Esprit Fine Knit Zipped Cardigan

£23.20 (RRP £29)

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Perfect for work and play, you cannot go wrong with a pair of classic chinos.

Esprit Basic Chinos

£23.20 (RRP £29)

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The 90s look is still a big look when it comes to denim, so a pair of mid-wash, straight cut jeans are just the ticket.

Esprit Dynamic Denim Blue Wash Jean

£36 (RRP £45)

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Grey jeans have made their mark this year and they make a great addition to your jeans arsenal. 

Esprit Dynamic Denim Grey Wash Jean

£36 (RRP £45)

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Invest in a pair of leather boots and they will last you all year.

Sneaky Steve Struck Black Lace Up Boot

£112 (RRP £140)

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According to Jarrold men's stylist Tim, the trainer is the key piece of footwear that will elevate your style this summer and into autumn.

Ted Baker Saropio Geo Print Trainers

£72 (RRP £90)

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Choose a light leather boot in a softer shade such as navy or tan for summer's take on a classic. Perfect when the weather turns a little grey.

Tommy Hilfiger Leather Ankle Boot

£91 (RRP £130)

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