It’s beginning to get colder and the nights are drawing in, but the changeable British weather can make dressing appropriately for the temperature challenging. As we bid farewell to the last of summer and panic about whether to pack an umbrella, there is some good news. The autumn/winter collections are in full swing, with knit co-ords, long-sleeve dresses and autumn prints designed to brighten up your new-season wardrobe. By investing in some practical but stylish transitional pieces now, your wardrobe for winter can be built on strong foundations. Here are some of our favourite trends for autumn.