Animal print

Accepted by fashionistas as one of the most wearable neutrals, animal print is as chic in lizard, as it is in leopard, says editor Trudi Brewer.  

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Animal print suits any body shape, skin tone and hair colouring. From a statement coat to a simple belt. We think it's the chicest way to update your wardrobe this winter. Here's some style inspiration for one of our favourite prints.

Top row: Brighton ankle boot, $320, from Mi Piaci. Mini Leopard Scarf, $65, from Witchery. Leopard Belt, $55, from Witchery.

Second row: Not endangered coat, $499, from Trelise Cooper. Status Anxiety Gwyneth Bag, $159, from Smith and Caughey's. Mini Poucher Cheetah, $45 from Deadly Ponies.

Bottom row: Furdelis coat, $599, from Trelise Copper. Chic zebra ring, $510, from Swarovski.
Constantine Clutch, $200 from Mi Piaci
Style tips: If you're new to this look, add just a touch of leopard with accessories. Wear this print in a narrow belt or handbag to subtly draw attention to your waist, or a relaxed scarf, to draw the eye up to your face.

A leopard print coat is a brilliant investment, and one that will be current for many seasons's to come. Dress it up with a classic black shift and heels or down with a grey-marl T-shirt, jeans and sneakers.

Leopard shoes work for the office or a night out, think lizard, tiger or leopard print in an ankle boot, heel or moccasin flat.  

Break up a bold printed dress or pants with classic black. Layer a belt, long-line cardigan or biker jacket to break up all that print.