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The Fashion Audit: Leapfrog; Cindy’s clothes; Specs appeal; Vogue's Fashion's Night Out; Mother of Pearl

What we love, we're not sure about, we're buying and can't wait for...

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The Audit will be acting its shoe size rather than its age in these retro wellies inspired by the goggle-eyed frog boots that were the height of cool in the playgrounds of yore. Available for pre-order now, they're perfectly timed for puddle leaping. £24.99, thewellyshop.com

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Cindy's clothes

Regular visitors to the continent will know that although C&A may have disappeared from our shores, it's certainly not dead and buried. Despite its European cachet, the department store is still a surprising choice to launch Cindy Crawford's clothing line.

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Specs appeal

Who says that guys don't make passes at girls who wear glasses? Venerable Savile Row label Hardy Amies has just launched a refined collection of spectacles and sunglasses for men and women that embody the house's refined craftsmanship. £270, hardyamieseyewear.com

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When it comes to shopping, it seems we don't need much encouragement – Vogue's Fashion's Night Out turns four this week. A host of London retailers have something special planned for the economy boosting initiative on Thursday, such as this Jonathan Saunders T-shirt designed exclusively for Gap. £18, gap.eu

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Mother, may I?

Every season, ultra-luxe label Mother of Pearl asks a different designer to channel its sportswear aesthetic. For autumn/winter it's the turn of American Fred Tomaselli, known for his highly detailed paintings and collages on wooden panels. Shirt £345, jacket £790, avenue32.com