We love the high street, we do, but some trends are worth investing in. For this modern romantic interpretation of ruffles, save up for one beautiful piece and we promise you’ll wear it always. For Laura, it’s a black, delicately ruffled Philosophy lace skirt that comes out for anniversary dinners and weddings. That’s her forever piece. If you haven’t found yours yet, get inspired… At Valentino, the ruffles were almost architectural, with a sleek edge. At Louis Vuitton they were layered, breezy and ultra-feminine. Meanwhile, at Giambattista Valli, they were a cascading, flouncy dream.