Smart Dress

Question: can you nail office smart AND dining out in one look? Answer: easily. Go straight from meetings to margaritas in our round-neck, below-the-knee-length pencil dress with three-quarter-length sleeves. The contrast piping adds subtle style, while the nipped-in waist and ottoman fabric ensure…

  • Body 57% cotton 42% polyester 1% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Fitted shape
  • Length finishes below knee
  • ¾ length sleeves
  • Medium weight ottoman jersey
  • Fully lined
  • Exposed back zip

Mia Ottoman Dress

£90.00 £63.00

( review)

Set aside some space in your wardrobe – this versatile shift dress will instantly be on regular rotation. The trusty ottoman smooths your figure, and seam details at the front make it extra flattering. Smart enough for busy days in the office, the V-neck and just-above-the-knee skirt length give it…

  • DDN: 93% cotton 7% elastane
  • Other colours: 57% cotton 42% polyester 1% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • Concealed front pockets
  • ¾ length sleeves
  • All other options : Textured medium weight jersey
  • DDN : Medium lightweight jersey

Bronte Ottoman Dress

£65.00 £45.50

( review)

These 100% leather boots are the perfect solution to that tricky smart-casual dress code. The double-weight leather sole means they're built to last, while the clean cut is just the right amount of formal. They're made in England by Northamptonshire-based Cheaney & Sons.

  • Upper burnished full grain leather
  • Lining leather
  • Goodyear welted double leather sole and quarter rubber tip
  • Hand crafted in Northamptonshire, England

Cheaney Uxbridge

£320.00 £224.00

( review)

It's all about the contrast trims with this smart, short-sleeved dress. It's made with luxurious fabric, sourced from an Italian mill. Clever stitching and a wide waistband give it a flattering shape, and it's fully lined for a luxurious feel. Last but not least we've added pockets – perfect for…

  • Main 53% cotton 23% polyester 22% wool 2% elastane
  • Lining 100% polyester
  • Dry clean only
  • Flattering fitted shape through bust, waist and hip
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • Two front pockets
  • Short sleeves
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed back zip
  • Grosgrain tape trims

Edith Trim Detail Dress

£150.00 £75.00

5
(2 reviews)

Important meeting at ten but cocktails at six? We've got the dress for that. The hotchpotch spots are cleverly placed for flattering effect, while kimono sleeves will keep you cool and collected. A semi-fitted shape and lined bodice create a smart look, plus the notch neck can be worn open or closed…

  • Outer 100% viscose
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • Short sleeves
  • Concealed side zip

Esmeralda Dress

£120.00 £84.00

3.5
(4 reviews)

Modern woman, meet our bright shift dress. Two pleats at the front give this smart dress swish. The sleeveless shape is ideal for wearing alone when the weather is warming up or layering on chillier days. In a textured European cotton blend with a bit of stretch, it’s comfortable too.

  • Main 82% cotton 16% viscose 2% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
  • Dry clean only
  • Flattering shape through bust and waist leading to a gentle A-line shape
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • Sleeveless
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed back zip

Canonbury Shift Dress

£120.00 £60.00

4
(1 review)

…about creases – this jersey tiered dress is the definition of ready-to-wear. The fixed wrap bodice and cinched waist create a fitted shape, while the floaty tiered skirt adds volume to your silhouette. A smart V-neck and sleeveless design make this dress the perfect partner for statement jewellery.

  • 93% viscose 7% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering fitted shape through bust and waist with a full skirt
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • Sleeveless
  • Drapey jersey with stretch

Nicole Jersey Dress

£75.00 £45.00

4.2
(6 reviews)

Go ahead, break the record for twirls per minute – this dress won’t lose its shape. It’s soft-yet-structured in lightweight cotton poplin and grown up-pleasing in a smart two-part design. The double-layered skirt gives spins extra volume and the prints are sure to brighten up grey days (if you can…

  • 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Double-layered Woven Dress

£40.00 £16.00

( review)

Float along the promenade in this lightweight dress. The loose fit is perfect for throwing over a swimming costume before rushing to the ice-cream stand. The pom-braid trim and elasticated frill neckline add a special finish, so it's smart enough to wear to the Mini disco in the evening too.

  • 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Ruffle Neck Dress

£35.00 £14.00

( review)

…check. The tartan print of this dress is well and truly in the festive spirit. With a full lining, cosy long sleeves and ultra-soft brushed cotton, it's sure to be the envy of other igloo-builders and present-openers. We didn't forget about party-goers either: smart velvet tape and miniature ruffles…

  • Outer 98% cotton 1% polyester 1% metallised fibre
  • Lining 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Festive Woven Check Dress

£46.00 £23.00

( review)

…the classic shift dress is a workwear essential – but served with a subtle side of fun. The detachable belt means you can choose to define the waist or let the dress hang loose, while contrast stitch detailing adds a stylish touch. The A-line shape and round neck keep it smart for the office, while…

  • Outer 64% polyester 32% viscose 4% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
  • Dry clean only
  • Fitted shape
  • Length finishes above knee
  • Short sleeves
  • Self fabric belt
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed back zip

Anita Stitch Detail Dress

£140.00 £70.00

( review)

Take this shirt dress anywhere and it'll behave impeccably. Off to work? It's office smart. Evening out? It's casually elegant. The side splits are a subtly sophisticated touch, while the belt and darts flatter and elongate your figure. Contrast stitching and gently draping fabric make it a…

  • 97% viscose 3% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes below knee
  • Full length sleeves
  • Unlined
  • Functional front placket
  • Contrast colour top stitching

Scarlett Shirt Dress

£120.00 £60.00

( review)

We're going to bet you'll find the scalloped edging on our super-smart dress impossible to resist. We've strategically placed these clever details so they're extra flattering, nipping you in at the waist and going out to a comfortable A-line skirt. The textured cotton tweed means it won't lose its…

  • Outer 100% cotton, Lining 96% polyester 4% elastane
  • Dry clean only
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes above knee
  • Two front pockets
  • Short sleeves
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed back zip

Scallop Jane Textured Dress

£110.00 £66.00

( review)

Introducing our fresh, feminine take on smart dressing. This linen-blend blazer has frill detailing on the cuffs, collar and pockets, and features our signature spotty lining. It's lightweight so you can keep cool when the sun comes out to play too. Match with our 7/8 trousers for a modern take on…

  • Body 55% linen 45% cotton, Lining 80% polyester 20% cotton, Sleeve lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes at mid hip
  • Front patch pockets
  • Full length sleeves
  • Frill cuff detail
  • Centre front button fastening

Mina Blazer

£130.00 £65.00

4
(7 reviews)

Whether it's aliens or grown-ups, it's always wise to dress smartly while mingling with other species and this space-inspired shirt ticks all the boxes. Choose from a flocked option or foil printed for extra galactic points.

  • Regular fit
  • 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Space Print Party Shirt

£26.00 £15.60

( review)

…contrast buttonhole, this blazer is bound to be (quite literally) the star of the party. Vented at the back with a single button fastening, either the velvet or wool mix option will look stellar with our moleskin trousers and a classic shirt. Dressing smartly just got a squillion times more fun.

  • Fully lined
  • DRD: body 100% cotton
  • DRD: body lining 100% cotton
  • DRD: sleeve lining 100% polyester
  • GRY: body 51% polyester 44% wool 3% polyamide 2% acrylic
  • GRY: body lining 100% cotton
  • GRY: sleeve lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable

Party Blazer

£48.00 £24.00

( review)

All dressed up with somewhere to go? This smart play set is ideal for special occasions (if only there was some kind of celebration coming up soon...). The checked shirt is super soft and the cord trousers are lined with snuggly jersey, so baby will be comfortable all day too. Checkmate.

  • Garment washed for softness
  • Fully functional drawstring adjusts to your child's waist
  • Top 100% cotton
  • Bottoms 100% cotton
  • Lining 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Cosy Woven Play Set

£35.00 £24.50

( review)

Nail sophisticated dressing in this smart car coat. The tweed is designed in-house and crafted by British mill Abraham Moon & Sons, who have been practising their craft since 1837. This investment piece has a substantial feel and is incredibly versatile – it's fully lined so it can easily be worn…

  • Abraham Moon & Sons Ltd British woven fabric
  • Fully lined
  • Three external flap pockets
  • Button fastening
  • Centre back vent
  • Buttonhole on lapel
  • Tailored fit
  • Dry clean only
  • Outer 100% wool
  • Body lining 60% polyester 40% cotton
  • Sleeve lining 100% polyester

British Tweed Overcoat

£260.00 £130.00

4
(1 review)

Nail sophisticated dressing in this smart car coat. The tweed is from a heritage British mill Abraham Moon & Sons, who have been around since 1837 and it's tailored in a Portuguese workshop who've been practising their craft for over a century. This investment piece has a substantial feel and is…

  • Abraham Moon & Sons Ltd British woven fabric
  • Fully lined
  • Button fastening
  • Centre back vent
  • Tailored fit
  • Dry clean only
  • Outer 100% wool
  • Body lining 64% cotton 36% polyester
  • Sleeve lining 100% viscose

Darley Tweed Car Coat

£260.00 £156.00

( review)

Smart doesn't have to mean sensible. This classic Ponte blazer has a playful twist with a spotty lining, contrast piping and a pop of colour under the collar. Dress up your jeans for a Sunday lunch or layer with a pencil skirt for a day at the office.

  • Main 65% viscose 30% polyamide 5% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes at top thigh
  • Chest welt pocket
  • Front pockets with flaps
  • Full length sleeves
  • Fully lined
  • Back vent
  • Functional three button cuff
  • Centre front button fastening

Nell Ponte Blazer

£120.00 £48.00

( review)

We've given this jersey top fabric interest with a pleated woven front, making it smart but simple enough for dashing out of the door on busy mornings. The easy-to-wear style can dress up skinny jeans or complement a pencil skirt, while the short sleeves keep you cool.

  • Main 55% modal 45% cotton, Front panel 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes at low hip
  • Cap sleeves
  • Front lightweight woven fabric
  • Soft cotton blend jersey
  • Pleat detail

Dakota Jersey Top

£38.00 £30.40

4.3
(49 reviews)

You're just two steps to smart in these dashing leather Chelsea boots. An elasticated panel and zip fastening makes them easy to slip on, while tread soles tackle whatever mischief happens when the adults aren't looking. Classic brogue detailing means they're great for dressing up for Sunday lunch…

  • Comes in a Boden shoe box
  • Leather upper, lining and insock
  • Man-made sole

Leather Chelsea Boots

£55.00 £27.50

( review)

This colourful and cosy jumper can brighten up dreary afternoons in the park or smart family dinners. It's made from lightweight cotton and cashmere, but it can go in the wash if you spill your spaghetti. Dapper dressing never felt so good.

  • 95% cotton 5% cashmere
  • Machine washable

Stripy Crew Jumper

£24.00 £12.00

( review)

This jersey top is here to make your life easier. Crafted from a cotton mix, the high neck and elegant flared sleeves make it a smart option for work. It's finished off with the keyhole fastening – finally, everyday dressing made effortless.

  • 52% modal 48% cotton
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes at low hip
  • ¾ length sleeves
  • Soft cotton blend jersey

Althea Jersey Top

£45.00 £27.00

( review)

Step aside, dresses – it’s this jumpsuit's time to shine. The wraparound design of this soft jersey style is super-flattering and drapes like a dream. Striped grosgrain trims on the neck and waistband create a statement colour clash that makes this look smart enough for meetings but fun enough for…

  • Main 95% viscose 5% elastane, Trim 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Fitted through waist, hip and thigh with a wide leg
  • Full length
  • ¾ length sleeves
  • Drapey jersey with stretch
  • Fixed wrap

Isla Jersey Jumpsuit

£98.00 £49.00

( review)

If you thought hoodies were just for lazy days on the sofa, think again. We've gone all out to make this style perfect for smart-casual dress codes: from metal zips to detail stitching on the drawcords. Crafted from loopback jersey with herringbone detailing on the inside, this looks great layered…

  • Loopback cotton jersey
  • Garment washed for a casual appearance
  • Relaxed fit
  • Machine washable
  • 100% cotton
  • Cotton herringbone loopback
  • Front pockets

Cayley Zip Hoody

£60.00 £30.00

( review)

These aren't your average leggings. We've combined the comfort of this casual favourite with smart, luxurious velvet for a look that's right at home with party dresses and casual T-shirts alike. With lots of stretch, they're perfect for showing off those dance floor moves.

  • 80% cotton 16% polyamide 4% elastane
  • Machine washable

Velvet Leggings

£18.00 £9.00

( review)

Set aside some space in your wardrobe – this versatile shift dress will instantly be on regular rotation. The trusty ottoman smooths your figure, and seam details at the front make it extra flattering. Smart enough for busy days in the office, the V-neck and just-above-the-knee skirt length give it…

  • Main 55% cotton 44% polyester 1% elastane, Facing 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes above knee
  • Concealed front pockets
  • ¾ length sleeves
  • Textured medium weight jersey with stretch

Bronte Ottoman Dress

£65.00

( review)

We've given this jersey top fabric interest with a pleated woven front, making it smart but simple enough for dashing out of the door on busy mornings. The easy-to-wear style can dress up skinny jeans or complement a pencil skirt, while the short sleeves keep you cool.

  • Main 50% modal 50% cotton, Front panel 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes at low hip
  • Cap sleeves
  • Front lightweight woven fabric
  • Soft cotton blend jersey
  • Pleat detail

Dakota Jersey Top

£38.00

4.3
(49 reviews)

Dinner invites piling up? This smart kimono-style dress has you covered. With an elegant V-neck, flared three-quarter-length sleeves and in a drapey fabric, all it needs is a pair of heels.

  • Main 100% viscose, Trims 100% polyester
  • Gentle machine wash
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes at knee
  • Half sleeves
  • Unlined
  • Concealed back zip

Ines Dress

£110.00

( review)

Perfect for a special occasion, our sweet dress is as smart as it is pretty. The linen and cotton style is fully lined, with a detachable ribbon and a zip at the back to make getting dressed easier. It even comes with a tutu petticoat for a fuller skirt.

  • GRN: 100% cotton
  • MUL & BLU: 55% linen 45% cotton
  • MUL & BLU: lining 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Vintage Dress

£40.00

( review)

Smart yet relaxed (yes, there is such a thing), a jersey shirt dress is a wardrobe go-to. This one's crafted from slub cotton with three-quarter-length sleeves and buttons down the front. Prefer it without the belt? The loops are retractable so won't be visible – a versatile feature that lets you…

  • 100% cotton
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering fitted shape through bust, waist and hip
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • Two front pockets
  • ¾ length sleeves
  • Textured slub jersey
  • Unlined
  • Functional front placket

Tara Jersey Shirt Dress

£65.00

( review)

The supercharged ponte fabric of this midi dress provides the three smart-occasion essentials: softness, stretch and structure. The floral patterns, cinched waist and side-dip hem are worth raising a glass to.

  • Body 49% cotton 33% modal 14% polyamide 4% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Fitted bodice with full skirt
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • Medium weight ponte jersey
  • Fully lined
  • Dipped hem
  • Concealed back zip

Leonie Ponte Midi Dress

£110.00 £77.00

( review)

From scooping sand to scooping ice cream, our metallic gladiator sandals suit every occasion. We've given these holiday essentials adjustable straps for a close fit, while the durable leather uppers ensure all-day comfort. They're cool with khakis during the day and great for smart dresses too.

  • Comes in a Boden shoe box
  • Leather upper and insock
  • Textile lining
  • Man-made sole
  • Some marks may be removed using a shoe cleaner suitable for leather - follow the manufacturer's guidelines

Leather Gladiator Sandals

£28.00

( review)

Birthday party dressing? It's a doddle with this lace-trim cotton top. A frill flutters from shoulder to hem and befriends some pintuck detailing on its travels. Smart occasions call for teaming it with slim-fit trousers but it looks equally lovely with jeans.

  • Keyhole and button fastening at back neck
  • WHT: main 100% cotton
  • WHT: lining 100% cotton
  • BLU: 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Lace Detail Woven Top

£28.00

( review)

…– you've got to love it, and this soft cotton poplin shirt has it in abundance. It's garment dyed and washed for softness. The relaxed fit and dressed-down check are kept on the right side of smart by a button-down collar. This piece is ideal for the weekday meetings and weekend pub sessions.

  • Cotton poplin fabric
  • Garment washed for a casual appearance
  • Chest pocket
  • Single cuff with two button fastening
  • Lapped side seams
  • Button-down collar
  • Regular fit
  • Machine washable
  • 100% cotton
  • Garment dyed (see aftercare guidelines page)

Garment-dyed Poplin Shirt

£50.00

( review)

This jumper is silky soft and made from luxurious yarn sourced from Inner Mongolia. With laid-back but elegant drop shoulders, it's a versatile piece that straddles smart-casual dress codes with ease. So you could very well wear it all the time.

  • 100% cashmere
  • Hand wash only
  • Lofty stitch and looser tension for added luxury
  • Relaxed fit
  • Length finishes at top hip
  • Full length sleeves
  • Stepped hem, longer at the back
  • Side splits at hem

Dana Cashmere Jumper

£130.00

( review)

That tricky smart-casual dress code has met its match in this elegant, lightweight slub-cotton top. The broderie placket draws the eye, while the subtle gathers and long blouson sleeves flatter. Oh, and we added pompoms around the neck – just because.

  • Main 100% cotton, Yoke 100% cotton, Trims 100% cotton
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes at low hip
  • Bell shaped sleeve gathered into cuff
  • Textured slub jersey

Cleo Broderie Jersey Top

£48.00

( review)
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