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fashion: Second skin

This season you can clothe yourself entirely in luxurious leather - even down to tailor-made leggings. Photographs by Stratis. Styling by Sophia Neophitou

Top with ruffle collar and cuffs, pounds 320, matching trousers, pounds 250, both by Sophia Kokosalaki, from Joseph, 77 Fulham Road, London SW3, enquiries 0171-823 9500

Dress with ruffle underskirt, pounds 1,400, leather leggings, to order, both by Hussein Chalayan, from Liberty, 214 Regent Street, London W1, enquiries 0171-734 1234

Minidress, around pounds 1,400, by Antonio Berardi, from Harvey Nichols, Knightsbridge, London SW1, enquiries 0171-235 5000

Backless top, pounds 150, by Costume National; skirt, pounds 473, by Trussardi, both from Harvey Nichols, as before

Photographer's assistant Jaime Smalley

Hair Fernando Torrent at Naked using Kiehl's

Make-up Liz Pugh at Debbie Walters

Model Anne Christine at Storm

Shot at The Street, 0171-923 9430