Pick of the knits

I actually watched the fashion segment on Lorraine this morning (what is wrong with me? I blame half term) and was fairly horrified at most of the ‘hot’ knitwear picks. Some were mildly inspiring – but not good enough to share here.

Instead, here’s my own take on winter woollies; I basically beseech you not to succumb to the trapper hat, or those things with the long bobbles on either side that people with dogs on strings wear all year round. Indulge instead in these woolly mammoths, with a subtle stripe and loadsa class…

Loving this Le Mont St. Michel knitted dress at Urban Outfitters:

Whistles Elisa Wolf jumper at ASOS is dead versatile – it’ll rock with skinnies and docs, or look effortlessly chic thrown over the All Saints signature Muses dress (in the sale for £60 right now).

And finally, keep it simple with the funky striped cashmere cardi from Gap:

Written by Johanna Payton