Yes, the weather is getting gloomy. But if you're looking for a shining light among the dreary skies and blustery wind, remember that if nothing else, at least you can wear more clothes at once. Layering is key in autumn, and the right staple denim pieces can make constructing different looks a whole lot easier.

Grey denim is softer than black, and more formal than blue. Broadsheet asked Lisa Hamilton, who runs fashion blog See Want Shop, for her tips on how to style grey denim for different occasions.

Words: Emily Naismith for Broadsheet

Images: Katie Fergus