While we all adore summer, there’s something splendid about autumn’s dramatic colours sweeping our landscape, and something undeniably seductive about snuggling before a crackling fire, sipping a mulled wine or drop of scotch on a chilly winter’s evening.
In readiness, and in celebration, of cool days ahead, Alison Donn, owner of Made in the Shade, is thrilled with the gorgeous array of clothes which have just arrived instore. Ladies, these clothes are hot! Renowned New Zealand brands, such as Optimum, a fine gauge, pilling-resistant knitwear that gives a myriad of mix’n’match combinations; Anne Mardell, famed for its unique pleating, prints, colours and innovative drape of garments; and Bittermoon, always cool, contemporary and with a bit of an edge, all promise to make your 2019 winter wardrobe sizzle.
Italian brand Simply Linen is the ultimate in discreet chic; it’s a garment tailored for travel and ensures you arrive at your destination looking the epitome of effortless elegance. What better way to stride into winter than have your pins dressed to their best in Montréal brand Lisette L? Designed to fit and flatter every women’s unique individual size and shape, these are pants that definitely accentuate your positives!
Labels Black Stone, Meredith and the funky, body contouring NYDJ also feature in this stunning line-up; add in a touch of beautiful bijoux from Dutch designer Zsiska and the only thing left to say is…bring on winter! The store at 151a Colombo Street is open Monday to Friday 9:30am to 5:30pm and Saturday from 10am to 4pm. Phone 03 332 1238 or visit www.madeintheshadefashions.co.nz.