The 9 Pieces Bringing Me Joy This Week

August 24, 2020 at 05:00AM

We created What to Buy Now to bring you a concise edit every Monday of the items we really love—from the high street, designer labels, vintage gems you can buy online and even charity-shop treasures. We’re constantly scanning the most stylish online stores so you can feel safe in the knowledge that you won’t miss a thing.

We know that your fashion requirements can vary massively from season to season, whether you’re looking for an immaculately tailored staple, an affordable sundress or the perfect pair of shoes. So not only will we cover all the bases, but as ardent believers in mindful consumption, we’ll make sure everything we include will look just as fresh in a year’s time as it does now.

Of course, we’ll also bring you those pieces that simply set your heart racing in a way that only fashion can. This week’s highlights include plenty of winning wardrobe gems, including a dreamy H&M jacket, an autumn-ready pair of boots and the most perfect knitted dress. Scroll down to shop the buys on my wish list this week. You know what to do.

In the dreamiest shade of blue, this jacket is perfect for in-between seasons.

Topshop jumps on the ruffled collar bandwagon with excellent results. 

Add to any outfit for instant retro kudos. 

Size up and layer this over your fave white shirt.

Introducing the denim silhouette of the autumn.

Just add a chunky chain necklace and stompy boots. Perfection.

These will be your go-with-everything, cold weather hero.

Sometimes there’s nothing more satisfying than a beautifully tailored winter coat.

The balloon sleeves on this ribbed knit make me very happy.

The coolest shade of green.

For a bit of retro-inspired appeal.

The dream knitted autumn dress.

Wear with a white tee now then a slouchy jumper and boots come September.

Paloma Wool is our go-to for stand-out prints. 

Is this the perfect vintage jumpsuit? I think so.

Toughen-up this white mini with chunky boots.


VB clearly knows what the people want: Stretchy trousers. 

We’re going to wear this on our first day back in the office.

This will look beautiful in autumn too with chunky ankle boots.

I’m starting to think about my autumn wardrobe.

The dream tote bag for any weekend getaways.

This Ganni co-ord is a good’un.

I’d pair this with linen trousers or straight leg jeans.

Oversized scrunchies are trending this summer.

This tie-front Tove top has been a hit with the Instagram set.

I’m also eyeing up the matching blazer.

The perfect vintage summer dress.

Just throw these on with everything from dresses to jeans.

I’d wear this with jeans and a chunky chain necklace on a sunny day. 

This H&M design is so expensive-looking.

A swimsuit that can double-up as a layering staple. 

Such a flattering jeans silhouette. 

I’ll be throwing this on the moment autumn hits. 

COS’s sheer dress is date night-ready.

The prettiest shade of blue.

Staud offering up yet another perfect summer dress.

Throw on with your white summer frocks now then add to jeans come autumn.

PSA: Shrimps has created the perfect trans-seasonal cardigan.

Three words: Absolutely perfect collar.

I love the rustic feel of these Topshop sandals. 

Retro florals rule in this curve midi dress.

A beaded bag was made to be worn with a crisp summer cotton.

I’m adding this to my autumn wishlist, stat.

A pretty shade of blue that will look good on everyone.

There’s something about lime green that is looking so appealing right now. 

The cutest ’60s dress for summer picnicking. 

Another day, another dream pair of chunky sandals. 

The perfect denim shape. 

Just add to denim and floaty dresses.

So into the oversize buttons on this shirtdress.

Tuck into your fave pair of high-waisted trousers. 

Dreaming of days when I can wear tailoring again.

Can never resist an oversize chain.

The dress now comes in rainbow colourways.

Another winning pair of sandals from Dune.

Perfect for when the weather’s being temperamental.

Throw this baby on with leather sliders when the mercury rises.

Use this to elevate everything from dresses to white tees.

A ribbed tank always looks so premium.

This summer’s most-wanted sandal style.

Next: Autumn/Winter 2020 Trends: The New Fashion Looks You Need to Know

Opening Images: @charlottekuhrt; @chrissyford; @mariejedig

Author Joy Montgomery | Whowhatwear
Selected by CWC

One thought on “The 9 Pieces Bringing Me Joy This Week

  1. it really is a picture of a thousand words if you have memories to tell people with it

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