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Zero time, max style: part one

We hear you. You want to look on trend(ish – nothing too crazy, thank you very much), but you have no time to devote to scouring the shops. Welcome to our world. So, here it is. One outfit. Done.     Jacket: Quilted, £59, Miss Selfridge Ethnic print jackets are everywhere this spring. Do check out Zara – which, as ever, has the trend nailed. And Monsoon has come up trumps. I originally had my eye on this, but it’s all but sold out. So check out Miss Selfridge for this very worthy replacement. I’d wear this over something very simple, like a white or grey t-shirt from H&M for a mere £6.99 (thanks Anti, for this tip). Add a gold chain or two (my favourite is from Laura Lee), and voila, instant chic. Jeans: Jeanie by IDA, £150, Donna Ida What Donna doesn’t know about jeans isn’t worth knowing. So hasten thee to one of her boutiques or online store, and try her new IDA range. The Jeanie Cigarette Leg by IDA (named after one of her customers who lamented the lack of chic, high-waisted jeans on the market) are grown-up, chic and have more than a whiff of Audrey Hepburn. Plus dark…

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My uniform: Antonia Kraskowski, fashion editor and blogger

Meet Antonia. She’s a stylist, deputy fashion editor at The Express, owner of a sausage dog called Holly, and the self-named ‘sartorial guinea pig’ behind the fabulous Thirty Days blog. (Do also check out her hilarious new incarnation, Flatzilla – as the fashionista tackles flat-owning (and renovation).  We love her work and really love her style. In the first of an irregular regular series, she gives us the lowdown on her look (with, naturally, that all-important ‘steal a stylist’s secrets’ bit.)…