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Bad news for those who're worried they just enhance the hips - peplums are going nowhere, and they're getting bigger and more exaggerated. A pencil skirt with a full, flirty peplum is a must-have for Autumn / Winter.

Where you buy it from really depends on your budget. The best come from designers, of course. Christopher Bailey has upped the ante with his Burberry Prorsum design, which comes in a heavy, textured black winter lace. It's £1895 at Net-a-Porter.

Meanwhile, at John Lewis there's a much more affordable option without the heavy texture and with a slightly shorter peplum frill. Mango's peplum skirt will set you back a very reasonable £34.99 and will give a really similar look.