Fashion: The new neckline

Embrace extravagant collars and a touch of modern modesty, but avoid any hint of costume

Gucci’s embraced the trend for big collars with this pilgrim lace collar in its Autumn/Winter collection

Whilst bags and accessories get smaller, the detailed collars of the season only seem to expand. Miu Miu, Ganni and Gucci have all embraced the new trend for big collars that were previously synonymous with American settlers in the 17th century. On the high street, H&M has recently collaborated with cult brand The Vampire’s Wife, offering glamorous modesty with covered-up frills and full length cuffs.

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