While those of you who have read She Said Style will fully comprehend the purpose of ‘investment pieces‘, I am sure anyone who has yet to do so will have the same level of appreciation for Luxury Artisan.

This month, Luxury Artisan – a site which exclusively stocks six premium Italian brands – has launched in the UK. Brand names include Pineider, Giorgio Fedon, Cellerini, Madova, Chiarugi and Stefano Piazza; all brands of impeccable quality. With leather keyrings as low as £25 and a limited edition crocodile skin briefcase available for £8,750 – we can all indulge in a little quality.

My top five picks from Luxury Artisan (above) are detailed below!

Top to bottom and right to left:

  • Cashmere lined kid leather gloves – the contrast stitching and trim are gorgeous.
  • My dream briefcase (by Pineider) – definition of Italian elegance.
  • Crocodile-grained document bag – come on, I’m a girl who loves combining functionality with style!
  • 48-Hour Leather Travel Bag – the lilac…the quality…drool-worthy.
  • Zip-around organizer – “CityChic“…does what it says on the tin.
  • comfortable fashion

    “Sunday morning, rain is falling
    Steal some covers, share some skin
    Clouds are shrouding us in moments unforgettable
    You twist to fit the mold that I am in”
    Maroon 5, ‘Sunday Morning

    With so much work to do and so little time to do it, it is somewhat of a luxury to be holed up with your boyfriend for an entire day, wearing nothing but the comfiest items you own.

    Hair tucked in a super thick sweater that is four times too big, light pink skater dress underneath, fuzzy boot-looking slippers (with fuzzy blue socks if my feet get too cold). Scarves (black cashmere pashmina and pink snood from Bank) optional.
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    Red Coat Fabric
    Tailor4Less may not have a name that rolls off the tongue like Versace or Prada, but do not discard this Barcelona-cum-Shanghai company until you try them! These guys can make you a stunning red cashmere and wool coat (or, you know, your preferred style) tailored to your every need £129.

    It is all made-to-measure and from home! During the buying process, you are given written and photographic instruction regarding the measurements needed, which can all be done via measuring tape. They even e-mailed me to confirm my waist to hip measurements were correct to eleminate mishaps (because in fact, I have Kardashian syndrome). They can offer such low prices because they have eliminated most fixed costs (e.g., retail stores, warehouses, …).

    This godsend of a company – Tailor4less – sells worldwide and, therefore, can send worldwide with DHL Express in 2 weeks. This includes their suits, shirts, blazers, pants, skirts, accessories and menswear as well. I’m really thinking about buying a brown suit. I just really want a brown suit.

    My Customized Coat: Times Square in (80 percent cashmere!) Passion with grey paisley print lining. If you’d like photos for proof of quality, contact me via Twitter!