The nights are slowly drawing in, the leaves are turning brown and the sky is a little grey which can only mean one thing – autumn has arrived. And so, as we snuggle down for the new season, it’s time to get cosy and pile on some winter warmers.
Here in Clapham Junction, you’ll find everything from lighter weaves and delicate cashmere, to chunky knitwear and warming gilets, to ensure you're wrapped up in style. By shopping local, you’ll join a host of local heroes who are supporting our business community during these tough times. So, as you get ready to embrace the season, be sure to take a look at these fabulous fashion boutiques along St John’s Hill, Northcote Road, and beyond…
Iris Fashion Boutique
At this stylish boutique store, you’ll receive a warm and friendly welcome as you browse through their designer collections, featuring easy-wear separates and signature styles to luxe knitwear and modern utility style pieces. If you’re looking for cosy cashmere with a hint of ‘off-duty chic’, prepare to envelope yourself in a selection of beautiful knits and colours at Iris this autumn – it’s enough to lift anyone’s spirits on a dark, gloomy day.
If autumnal shades have inspired you to indulge in a new winter coat, then Jigsaw has you covered! From tailored blazers and leather biker jackets, to luxury wool coats and versatile maxi coats, you’ll discover a beautiful collection of colours and textures this season. And, with 20% off selected pieces for a limited time only, this is the time to invest in your new winter warmer!
Whistles have really set the tone this season with their AW20 campaign, featuring their new ‘Sustainable Edit’. In this versatile capsule wardrobe, Whistles are striving to become more responsible with the use of sustainable fibres and fabrics. And, thankfully, sustainable style doesn’t mean compromising on quality or design. Better still, their 50% autumn sale will have you wrapped-up in far more, for far less.
Seraphine believes that every woman should look and feel fantastic during their pregnancy and beyond, and offers a fantastic range of high-quality, fashion-forward maternity clothes. In their AW2020 collection, you’ll find a selection of irresistible and innovative parkas for mums and their babes, designed to keep both you and your little one snuggled up and warm as you venture out in the elements – cute and cosy, all in one.
Of course, autumn fashion isn’t just for the grown-ups and, at Baby Mori, you’ll be treated to a snuggly selection of babywear and kids clothing which is softer than a baby’s bum! Their signature bamboo and organic cotton fibres are gently spun, without chemicals, to craft soft and calming fabrics for a baby’s delicate skin.
Over at Newbie, discover a Swedish lifestyle brand for the little ones in your life. This season’s knitwear showcases their classic style with a modern twist, full of magical patterns and Swedish traditional charm. And, with an extensive collection of winter accessories, including adorable hats and beanies, you’ll have them wrapped-up and feeling snug as a bug.
This store is your go-to for layering up the whole family this autumn. Joules is a heritage style brand which offers bold and bright sweatshirts, knitwear crafted for warmth, gilets to protect your core a little more and coats designed to tackle our unpredictable weather in style. Did you know that Joules also has your furry little friends covered too, with their own range of stylish K9 coats? Absolutely adorable!
We've featured just a handful of the vibrant boutique stores you'll find on Northcote Road but, don't forget, there are many more to explore including...
ST JOHN'S HILL
Image credit: Denner Cashmere
Here you’ll find ultimate luxury and fresh looks for both men and women. Denner garments are made from the finest cashmere sourced from Mongolia, where the highest quality fibres are finely spun into trend-led designs and versatile collections, created to stand the test of time.
ST JOHN'S ROAD
If your feet need a little love and attention this season, take a short stroll along St John's Road to Clarks for a selection of stylish winter boots. Or, for a huge choice of warming winter coats, make sure you pop into TK Maxx and Blacks.
This independent boutique store specialises in designer collections for women. With more people working from home during Covid-19, the Katharine Bird store is now showcasing a wider range of casual comfort capsules – including unique knitwear pieces – which will have you looking and feeling fabulous on those Zoom calls!
And finally, don’t forget to browse your local charity stores where you’ll undoubtedly find some warming treasures this season…