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From wild colours and outlandish faux furs to disco feels and 1970s abandon, autumn’s trends are carefree, fun and highly individualistic

Lose yourself, your keys and the rest in this season’s oversized handbag trend

The back-to-business bag

If fashion’s recent fixation on micro purses – the teeny tiny Jacquemus Le Chiquitos and Fendi’s Nano Baguettes – seemed incongruous to you, especially given the countless bottles of hand sanitiser and an array of face masks we’re beheld to carry, then delight in the news that huge handbags are back. So much so that Cassie Smart, head of womenswear at Matches Fashion, says the retailer has grown its XL bag buy ...