I Celtic and Co Top Winter Investments Pieces – Alison Jane, our editor, picks her five favourite, eco conscious, luxury, investment, winter Snow Queen pieces, from Celtic and Co a made in Cornwall fashion house with a royal following. The Duchess of Cambridge is a fan and has sported their fabulously warm Cabra sheepskin boots. Then comes the off duty A list following. Imagine Daniel Craig relaxing in their boots whilst resting from killing enemies of the state in Spectre. While the cast of Guy Ritchie’s Holmes and Watson are sporting the footwear on set, including Will Ferrell and Rob Brydon. This made in Britain, artisan fashion house, inspired and based in the rugged Cornish landscape, celebrates the beauty and timeless, heirloom longevity of natural fibres.
Fall in love with sensuous, butter soft sheepskin – to Donegal wool, the softest Geelong lambswool and rugged distressed leather. Become a fashion princess for all seasons, and dress in made in Britain fashion built to last and luxuriate in come rain or tempest…
I’m always stealing my boyfriend’s divine cashmere sweaters! But now I won’t have to. The perfect cable knit boyfriend cardigan has arrived. Made in Ireland, this eternally chic, slate grey or navy cardigan in darling merino wool borrows styling details from the man cardigan and makes it better! Note the relaxed, longer length, the authentic football buttons and deep pockets, perfect for insouciant slouching, if you must! Celtic and Co Boyfriend Cable knit Cardigan Price, £99.00.
Slouch Dress – The search for the perfect, throw it on and go winter wool dress is over. Celtic and Co’s bestselling sweater dress is a sublime conceit, with a soft round neck and interesting, ribbed hem. Made in Britain, from the softest Geelong lambswool, the slouch dress is a sensual, beautiful chameleon. Cinch it with a belt, wear it with your favourite shirt or dress it up with boots or heels. Snap it up in navy or softer shades of dove grey or teak, and use it as your winter fashion canvas. On a practical note, the dress is generously cut, and it is wise to go for a size smaller than your usual size to attain the perfect fit.5Wilderness Boots – With a dash of military glamour meets hiker chic – we can’t wait to strut our stuff in these green and sexy, lace up, distressed, suede style leather boots. These practical but pretty boots will never date, and they are seriously robust, with a solid, all weather sole. Strut around town in them in a flowing, Snow Queen winter dress, a vintage military, Dr Zhivago great coat, or oh so pretty winter dress. Pretty juxtaposed with tough always works. Celtic and Co Slouch Dress Price, £98.00