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Drumroll please… The collection you’ve all been waiting for is here and believe us, it’s too good to miss. From varsity jackets, tailored pinnies and Celt-inspired checks to Breton knits, stationery and sweets so cute you’ll want to savour them forever – it’s a whole mini J.W. world. We’re obsessed!

Until the big launch, we thought we’d treat you to a little reading and listening inspiration, courtesy of Mr J.W.Anderson himself – if this doesn’t get you in the mood for a #JWAxTS frenzy, we don’t know what will!

THE READING LIST:
– The Alphadicks: Twenty-Six Loaded Cowboys by Mathias Augustyniak
– Tulsa by Larry Clark
– Joe’s Magazine by Joe McKenna
– Men in the Cities: Die Photographien by Robert Longo
– A House is Not a Home by Bruce Weber
– Endgame by Samuel Beckett
– Skinhead by Nick Knight
– Hot Love: Swiss Punk and Wave 1976–1980 by Lurker Grand and many others
– Four days in LA: The Versace Collection by Steven Meisel and Vince Aletti
– Peter Hujar: Animals & Nudes
– Inez Van Lamsweerde/Vinoodh Matadin: Pretty Much Everything
– Blumen by Collier Schorr
– Larry Clark: Los Angeles 2003–2006 Volume 1
– What Was True: The Photographs and Notebooks of William Gedney
– Less Than Zero by Bret Easton Ellis
– Death of a Naturalist by Seamus Heaney
– Kids by Larry Clark and Harmony Korine
– Fashion: Photography of the Nineties by Camilla Nickerson and Nevile Wakefield
– Branded Youth and Other stories by Bruce Weber
– Cindy Sherman: Retrospective

THE PLAYLIST:
– Daniel Johnston: “Some Things Last a Long Time”
– Neil Young: “Old Man”
– Patti Smith: “Land Part I: Horses”
– Arthur Russell: “That’s Us/Wild Combination”
– The Pixies: “Wave of Mutilation”
– These New Puritans: “Hologram”
– Charlotte Gainsbourg: “Heaven Can Wait”
– Philip Glass: Violin Concerto no. 1, Mvt 3
– Alela Diane: “The Rifle”
– R.E.M: “It’s the End of the World as We Know it (And I Feel Fine)”
– Vitalic: “Repair Machines”
– Grauzone: “Eisbär”
– The Smiths: “Panic”
– The Smiths: “This Charming Man”
– The Chemical Brothers: “Hey Boy Hey Girl”
– Crystal Castles Ft Robert Smith: “Not in Love”
– Blur: “Coffee and TV”
– James: “Sit Down”
– Kronos Quartet/Philip Glass: String Quartet 5, V
– Talking Heads: “This Must Be the Place (Naive Melody)”

Amazing right? And just to make sure you’re really to grips with the man himself – make sure you join the #JWAxTS fashion frenzy on Twitter! Plus – don’t forget to watch his SS13 show on Topshop.com, streaming live from the Topshop Showspace at London Fashion Week on Monday 17th September, 8.45pm GMT.