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Shawls and ponchos: Simple pieces for maximum effect

Martha Taylor-Brown |
If you need that one piece that will lift your style to another level, a simple shawl or poncho can do miracles.

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Dom Goor's brown and ivory shawl brings a touch of luxury to everyday looks. This elegant wool and cashmere-blend layer is crowned with a beautifully soft fur collar and finished with fringed trims. Two tones ensures that it will fit many combinations, and woll is there to give your warm and gentle feel. When you add fur and trimmed adges to that, you get a really stunning piece easy to wear, beautifully-looking, that lift your look to another level. Or few levels up, really. Check at Harvey Nichols.

Some say brown is a difficult color but that's definitively not the case with Chloé's brown poncho. Its signature sense of elevated everday elegance comes from beautifully soft cashmere. A loose layer topped with a chic roll neck that falls to a flared asymmetric hemline will be a welcome addition to your style, no matter what that is. If you want a beautiful piece Chloé's brown poncho is definitively something you must take a look at. And we bet you will buy it.

Straight line and nice, everything is perfectly lined and tidy, but the real fun is when you have an asymmetric shawl. The blush Arden shawl echoes The Row’s signature balance of classic and contemporary design. Spun from a luxe blend of wool and cashmere, this elegant loose layer is detailed with a row of button fastenings that lead to an asymmetric hemline. This is a very elegant piece you'll want to wear to some formal event, or just when you want to feel modern and self-secure.

Dom Goor doubles up on the texture with another elegant shawl. Panelled in shades of grey and ivory, this luxurious layer is crafted from a sumptuously soft blend of merino wool and cashmere and topped with a fluffy fur collar. In fact, this is a combination of a shawl and a poncho, but what you get in the end is a new piece that brings the best of both worlds. Efortlessly flying around you, it will give you a sense of freedom, luxury, and refined style. You will fell like you came straight from a Paris street, airy yet safe, bright yet strong. A very elegant Dom Goor, indeed.

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