The Very Best Pieces From The New Collections Currently Landing On The High Street

From Zara to H&M, the new season is officially here.

High street Shopping

by Sophie Henderson |
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Wave goodbye to the sales rails, spring is officially in. The high street’s new-In sections are brimming with pastel hues and optimistic prints, ready to upgrade your existing wardrobes with a new season twist.

There’s no need to schlep around the shops, though – we’ve hunted the high street for the best new pieces worthy of wardrobe bragging rights.


Arket new drops
Arket new drops ©Arket

Contemporary takes on tailoring, sugary sorbet shades and excellent knits make up the backbone of this new haul. With pretty, oversized dresses and lilac Bermuda shorts, it’s the place to go for ultra-wearable examples of this season’s biggest trends.


Shop Arket

Arket, Jumper, 89,1 of 6

Arket, Jumper, 89

Arket, Dress, £892 of 6

Arket, Dress, £89

Arket, Jumper, £793 of 6

Arket, Jumper, £79

Arket, Sandals, £1504 of 6

Arket, Sandals, £150

Arket, Top, £455 of 6

Arket, Top, £45

Arket, Shorts, 596 of 6

Arket, Shorts, 59

Simply Be

From polka dot wrap dresses to cropped, kick-flare jeans and outfit-saving accessories, Simply Be is the place to go for wear-everywhere pieces that will work day after day.


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Simply Be, Scrunchie, £81 of 3

Simply Be, Scrunchie, £8

Simply Be, Tulsa Sandal, £322 of 3

Simply Be, Tulsa Sandal, £32

Simply Be, Shacket, £553 of 3

Simply Be, Shacket, £55


Zara New In
Zara New In

Oh Zara, how do we love thee? Let us count the ways: colour block thick soled sandals, silk twist-front midi dresses, oversized floral sun hats, leather joggers and frill detail, puff sleeve blouses, to name but a few. Whatever Zara makes, we want. And spring/summer is shaping up to be particularly desirable.


Shop Zara

Zara, Draped Dress, £29.991 of 5

Zara, Draped Dress, £29.99

Zara, Rhinestone Earrings, £15.992 of 5

Zara, Rhinestone Earrings, £15.99

Zara, Bow Dress, £99.993 of 5

Zara, Bow Dress, £99.99

Zara, Sandals, 25.994 of 5

Zara, Sandals, 25.99

Zara, Bag, 89.995 of 5

Zara, Bag, 89.99

Marks & Spencer

In the past month, there has been an increase in online searches for the pink suit. And with versions like this, it’s not hard to see why. Execute a flawless colour clash by teaming it with M&S’ bold green polo neck, or mix feminine florals with cross-body bags in spring’s It shade of lilac.


Shop M&S

M&S, Blazer, £991 of 4

M&S, Blazer, £99

M&S, Cashmere Roll Neck, £892 of 4

M&S, Cashmere Roll Neck, £89

M&S Collection, Leather Bag, £49.503 of 4

M&S Collection, Leather Bag, £49.50

M&S, Cropped Trouser, £594 of 4

M&S, Cropped Trouser, £59


H&M Premium Collection
H&M Premium Collection

For on-trend, ‘70s-inspired pieces that scream chic, look to zebra print dresses mixed with brown suede accessories. Cotton, puff-sleeve shirts and leather boots make for a triumphant clash of texture that will lend everyday outfits with a sense of luxury.

Kurt Geiger

Proving you don’t have to just look to high-end designers for footwear with a point of difference, KG’s latest creations include croc-effect, strappy mules in mint green, as well as buckle detail sandals you’ll want to wear every day come sunny season.


Shop Kurt Geiger

Kurt Geiger, Boots, £1591 of 3

Kurt Geiger, Boots, £159

Kurt Geiger, Sandals, £992 of 3

Kurt Geiger, Sandals, £99

Kurt Geiger, Sandals, £1293 of 3

Kurt Geiger, Sandals, £129



Unexpected colours are splashed across luxe interpretations of wardrobe basics, which is always what Cos does best. From culottes and boxy shirts to square toe boots and soft, fabric bags, there’s nothing boring about this minimalism.


Shop COS

COS, Boots, £1801 of 4

COS, Boots, £180

COS, Knitted Jacket, £992 of 4

COS, Knitted Jacket, £99

COS, Trousers, £793 of 4

COS, Trousers, £79

COS, Dress, £894 of 4

COS, Dress, £89


Insta-worthy accessories have just become more affordable thanks to Dune’s woven, slouchy bags, matching mules and square toed sandals. You’ll be wearing these timeless pieces for seasons to come.


Shop Dune

Dune, Sandals, £951 of 3

Dune, Sandals, £95

Dune, Handbag, £382 of 3

Dune, Handbag, £38

Dune, Knee High Boots, £1903 of 3

Dune, Knee High Boots, £190

In the hands of Very, a zip-front denim jumpsuit becomes a very covetable thing indeed. Plus, look out for the brand’s contribution to hair accessories, which remain one of fashion’s biggest preoccupations of the moment. Wear all three at once for extra kudos.



V by Very, Leather Boots, £601 of 3

V by Very, Leather Boots, £60

V by Very, Backpack, £282 of 3

V by Very, Backpack, £28

V by Very, Hair Slides, £83 of 3

V by Very, Hair Slides, £8

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