Jersey Girls; It's Fashion's Most Comfortable, Versatile and Sexy Fabric, Writes Lydia Whitfield. and Super-Flattering Jersey Dresses Abound Again This Autumn and Winter
JERSEY jogger bottoms are never going to cut it, but draping dresses add an entirely feminine and fabulous element to jersey, which contains most stretch-cotton mixes like spandex or Lycra.
With designers going back to basics, there were plenty of plain and minimalist jersey type collections onthecatwalk,withmodelsdrapedin layers,withedgy cut-out sides and asymmetrical strapping.
As well as suiting all shapes, jersey is versatile when it comes to neckline and dress length and sits just as nicely in a scoop neck, as in a cowel, or in the V of a wrap-over or tie-belted dress.
Throughout late summer and early autumn, a jersey dress is the item to slingonwith killer heelsandaglitzy wrap or a cashmere cardi and pretty flip flops. And it's always an option to add lustre to an off-duty look with heady embellishment, a sequined belt or on-trend shoulder points like this red French Connection number.
This season's stretchy jersey dresses were inspired by Greek goddesses and come in a multitude of colours, while hiding your lumps and bumps if you're feeling a little heavy around the middle. …