It's Tesco's girls, but not as you know it! FEMAIL gets a sneak peek at next season's F&F collection – and it's SERIOUSLY supermarket chic
19:13 GMT, 21 November 2012
Fashion is a fickle beast. While most of us average Joannas are just about getting used to the notion of opaque tights and winter coats, the fashion brands have already moved on, and as we speak are toiling away in preparation for next season.
In fact, the high street stores and designer brands held their spring/summer press days last week – meaning the magazine and newspaper fashion editors had a chance to check out the collections way ahead of them going on sale next February or March.
This geometric print jacket, 22, trousers, 16 and top, 10 will give your summer wardrobe a real lift. RIGHT: Black and white tunic 14, scarf 8
The glossies start shooting the
clothes now ready for the fashion pages of their early 2013 issues – so
the store must have the garments ready to be called in.
for us at MailOnline, we work to a much shorter lead time – which means
we can give MailOnline readers the very first glimpse of next year's
collections – before anyone else in the business has revealed so much as
a dangly earring.
And we can exclusively reveal that next summer's F&F collection at Tesco will be a feast for the fashion-conscious.
Fabrics are quality and varied: Think weighty poplin, jacquard and broderie anglaise side by side with silks and sequins.
are bold and bright, and shapes are shapes are contemporary – with some
having the air of having just twirled off the catwalk.
Blazer, 28, trousers, 18. Sequin top, 14. RIGHT: Blazer, 22, trousers, 16 and shirt, 16
Dress, 35 by F&F Limited Edition. RIGHT: Jacket, 22, dress, 14, scarf, 5 and clutch, 19.50
Pink dress with bow detail, 25. RIGHT: Taupe dress, 28
Tunic 14, scarf, 8
We went wild for this this canvas zebra purse, and at just 5 it's a steal
Red beaded earrings and pearl drops, both 5
These colour-block Limited Edition shoes look like they are worth five times the 22 price tag. RIGHT: Colourful ring, 6
Suede tasselled clutch, 19.50