Marie Claire - UK

Marie Claire - UK November 2017

Your life made easier - every day. Marie Claire is the monthly women's glossy that combines provocative features with outstanding fashion and beauty to inspire every woman who wants to think smart and look amazing.

United Kingdom
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2 min.
editor’s letter

How is your career panning out in the job satisfaction stakes? If the good days are being outweighed by the bad (which even the most successful of women have plenty of ), you may be thinking about switching tack and cracking on with plan B. Before you do, though, read our Work Happy report on page 132, which outlines expert strategies and some simple mindset shifts that could deliver the fulfilment you had always hoped for with the job you have right now. Having a purpose, and following it with a passion, is one of the characteristics that unites all the winners of our 2017 Future Shapers Awards, in partnership with Neutrogena. This year, we’ve selected game-changers in fields as diverse as artificial intelligence, fashion retail, local government and transgender rights,…

1 min.
the resort report

THE RIGHT LINES Stripes of every description stormed the resort runways. Take a new linear approach by mixing with graphic prints for the ultimate statement. MONOCHROME MANIA Perennially chic and super-stylish, black and white is having a moment. Go for classic colour-block pieces, or layer up your monochrome tones for an off-duty spin. JEAN POOL It’s time to diversify your denim for AW17 with frayed edges and patchwork details on everything from dresses to cropped jackets. Feeling brave? Do the double à la Valentino. INTO FLOWER Whether they’re pretty and pastel or dark and moody, florals are in full bloom this season. Up your petal power by wearing them head to toe.…

1 min.
fashion details

LUST ITEM A lesson in how to elevate your whole wardrobe in a single purchase – invest in these seriously chic Céline wrap beauties. ERDEM X H&M And for its next trick, H&M unveils… Erdem! London’s maestro of twisted florals and Victoriana has whipped up a beautifully upmarket collection of all his style signatures. Jacquards, pleated ruffles, darkly romantic blooms and to-die-for dresses – it’s all here. Available from 2 November at a store, smartphone or laptop near you! SILK ROUTE The trusted silk scarf has come into its own for AW17. Wear it as a traditional head cover-up ˆ la Stella McCartney or, for a modern twist, take inspiration from Balenciaga and Mulberry (above). SHE’S A DOLL Severina Kids, founded in Argentina by Alejandra Salvatore, is having a fashion moment with its beautiful handmade Fashion Blogger…

1 min.
vintage vibes


5 min.
anthony vaccarello for saint laurent

When Anthony Vaccarello, 35, arrived at the helm of Saint Laurent early last year, he had huge shoes to fill. And several pairs. Not only is Monsieur Yves Saint Laurent one of the sainted icons of French fashion, but Vaccarello’s predecessor at the house, Hedi Slimane, had built a feverish following all of his own with his grungy, alt take on glamour, infused with indie-music inspirations. The Italian-Belgian Vaccarello ran his own label for eight years (currently on hiatus) after stints designing the Versus line for Versace and working for Fendi. He’s known for a purer form of straight-up sexiness – still rock ’n’ roll, but champagne to Slimane’s tequila shot, if you will. Two seasons later, and Vaccarello’s fierce, spotlight-craving woman is carving out a new era for Saint Laurent…

1 min.

STAY NEUTRAL Browns, camels and pinks are the new black, and your timepiece should follow suit. The countdown to chic starts right here. DRESS UP For the upcoming party season, keep your outfit dressy and your watch even dressier. These elegant numbers are the perfect plus one. BRIGHT SIDE Fabulous florals dominated the catwalks, and what better way to complement these punchy petals than by colour-blocking your clock? The bolder the better, we say. WHITE OUT Tick off the winter whites trend with an ice-cool watch. Clean, crisp and classic, it’s the ultimate wear-forever accessory. PHOTOGRAPHS BY JASON LLOYD-EVANS, IMAXTREE. STILL LIFES BY NOHALIDEDIGITAL.COM…