The Times, December 31 2019, 5:00pm
1. Boot-cut jeans
The jeans you never thought you’d see again, as revived by the designer who delights in confounding the fashion crowd’s expectations. Hedi Slimane’s second Celine catwalk contained no fewer than 24 pairs of boot cuts, so prepare to be persuaded back into them come spring.
The new denim brand Trave’s Estelle are among the most chic (£200, travedenim.com), while Frame’s Mini Boot is a subtle way in — I like the raw-edged Habana style (£161, net-a-porter.com). Be sure yours are high-waisted this time round; leave the flash of bum crack in the Noughties.
2. Barrettes are the new hair clips
The obsession with hair accessories continues, but pack away your Alice bands and pearl slides for now: the cult coif of 2020 will…