Style Spy: The Kimono

Kimonos are mostly seen as a summer staple to add over maxi dresses or to channel a bohemian look but they can also be worn effortlessly in the colder months as seen by celebrities Florence Welch and the Olsen twins. These kimonos all have an autumnal look to them and would look flawless against the backdrop of autumn leaves.


Topshop – tie dye fringe kimono 

Orange, grey and black shades make this kimono perfectly contrasted with the colours of the autumn season. Wear with jeans instead of shorts and long dresses.


Asos – relaxed kimono

A draped open front and relaxed shape kimono in black makes this a piece that can be worn with anything. Wrap it over your evening dress to keep you warm and still look chic.


Nasty Gal – cobra kimono 

The grey and black snake print makes this a great autumn buy. It has an open front and oversized draped sleeves. Team it with a simple outfit to it doesn’t look too over the top.


Wallis – black printed kimono jacket 

This kimono inspired jacket is loose fitted and features a swan print and gold finish, ideal to wear over an evening dress or outfit.


Biyan – colbie embellished tweed kimono jacket 

The oriental style Biyan jacket has crystals and shimmering beads embroidered onto the oversized tweed jacket. With its wide hem and sleeves it is great for layering over outfits.


Topshop – velvet floral kimono 

This velvet kimono has an autumnal feel to it with its dark tones of black blue and red. Pair it with dark outfits as the blue and red blossoms will add a little colour to your ensemble.


Dorothy Perkins – black floral kimono 

This kimono has no fringing but features the wide sleeves and kimono style in a jersey material with a pink floral print.


Anna Sui – velvet flower detail kimono 

This lovely black multi rayon blend kimono has a shawl collar and short sleeves in velvet with large blue, purple and red flower prints throughout.


River Island – black leopard print Devore kimono

The autumnal tones of black, grey and orange hues make this kimono a lovely seasonal essential. This leopard print devore kimono is in a sheer fabric with fringed edges.


Spell and The Gypsy Collective – storm tassel kimono 

Spell and the gypsy collective have a wonderful range of kimonos. This kimono has an autumn feel to it with its beige colour and black pattern with lots of fringing.