5 flattering new ways to do layering this autumn – Telegraph.co.uk

Mastering the art of layering is essential at this time of the year. It’s hot on your commuter train, but freezing in the office. It’s boiling at a dinner party, and frosty when you step back outside.

The street style stars, as usual, have been experimenting with new ways of layering of late, strategically placing winter warmers over summer favourites to increase their shelf life, and embracing autumn’s staples to fight away the cold. On the catwalk, too, designers have offered up new ideas that could be worth copying in your own wardrobe.

Whichever new style of layering takes your fancy this season – there are waistcoats, gilets and knitted bibs to name a few – here are five stylish interpretations…