36 Epic New-Season Shopping Picks From COS, M&S and Mango

While the summer weather may have been fleeting, the questionable temperatures have meant that I can look into buying pieces that I can take with me into the new season. Indeed, I'm ready to throw open my wardrobe doors and proceed to fill my rails with the chicest transeasonal items going.


(Image credit: @tamumcpherson)

Tamu McPherson in a look from Mango.

Look at any new-in section and I'm sure you'll agree the fresh clothes are of excellent calibre, though there are three high-street hotspots in particular that I keep going back to: COS, Mango and Marks and Spencer. Indeed, they couldn't be more different in style, but together, these brands have every piece I could wish for.

To save you precious time, I've whittled down the 12 best buys you need to see from each store. From wedding guest–worthy dresses and silk separates to gorgeous knitted co-ords and sleek sandals, keep scrolling to see and shop my wish lists from these three high-street stores.


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Marks and Spencer

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This post was published at an earlier time and has since been updated.

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Maxine Eggenberger
Deputy Editor

Maxine Eggenberger is Who What Wear UK’s deputy editor and has over thirteen years of experience in fashion journalism. She been creating engaging and elevated style content specifically for Who What Wear UK since 2018, covering runway reports, emerging trends, long-form features, self-styled shopping stories and columns, including her edit of the best new-in buys. She ensures the highest editorial standards are met across the site, leads the editorial team in their SEO strategy and keyword planning, works closely with the beauty team on content initiatives, represents the brand at industry events, and regularly contributes to social media, including her own Who What Wear UK TikTok franchise, French Style Fridays. Previously, Maxine appeared on ITV's This Morning in her own fashion segment and has interviewed countless celebrities—everyone from Victoria Beckham to Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o.

Prior to Who What Wear UK, Maxine’s career began when, after completing her first-ever internship at Look magazine, she was offered a position on the brand's fashion desk. She accepted, leaving university a year early in the process. Her passion and natural talent for writing and styling meant she swiftly rose through the ranks to become the title's fashion news and commercial content editor, with a stint as InStyle.co.uk’s fashion and beauty writer along the way. She later served as Look’s acting Editor in Chief, overseeing both print and digital, before embarking on a successful freelance career, working with Grazia, The Pool, and Marie Claire amongst others.

Maxine is based remotely from her countryside home near Edinburgh where she spends her downtime renovating her house, walking her dogs, hosting friends and trying to master the art of making Old Fashioned cocktails.