fashion The only 11 things you need in your wardrobe for autumn, according to a fashion writer. Basmah Qazi

I hate summer. There I said it. It’s out in the open now, and I can’t take it back. Something about always feeling sweaty, not being able to escape the heat, and the way my hair looks when it’s humid outside leaves me longing for autumn and winter.

Not to mention, the fashion is just so much better when the temperatures drop. In summer, I’m just trying to survive, but in autumn and winter, I can layer to my heart’s content.

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Oversized knitwear, blanket scarves and boots become part of the regular rotation and there are a few pieces I swear by in the cooler months — and they’ll carry you throughout the season.

Here are the only 11 key pieces you need for autumn and winter. 

A cosy turtleneck jumper.

Image: H&M.