Fall Trends to Try

Ladies, if you haven’t already yet, it’s time to do the big closet turnover. This is the time to pack your summertime staples into the trenches of your closet and start pulling out your cozy sweaters, long sleeves and jackets. When you do the big closet switch-a-roo, you might discover last season’s cold-weather frocks are not measuring up to this year’s trending fashions. Priority suddenly sets in to give your ensembles a little refresher. “But, what are the big trends this season,” you ask? This is where I can help! Here are just a few simple, on-trend options to add to your fall/winter wardrobe that will also complement the winter-ready staples you already own. 

 

 

           

 

 

Ponchos and Capes

When mornings and evenings turn chilly, sometimes all you need is something to cover your shoulders. Capes and ponchos are the perfect solution! Try this sophisticated layer over a sweater dress, leggings and riding boots.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Oxfords and Loafers

One of the hottest trends of the season for women are menswear flats. Substitute your ballerina styles for some oxfords or loafers. These masculine styles are a classic, polished look to complement a skinny jean or cigarette pant.  

 

 

 

 

 

Carry-All Totes

An oversize tote is a necessity year round, but the season calls for buttery soft leather and suede materials. Don’t be afraid to venture from traditional black and try a forest green or eggplant purple. Using your bag as a statement piece will add interest to your wintery, dark ensembles.

 

 

 

 

 

The Miniskirt

The ‘70s micro mini is making a huge comeback. Designers Saint Laurent and Carven showed off these short hemlines at NYFW paired with tights and ankle booties. Try the look in rich suede or leather material mixed with solid tights, a pointed bootie and faux fur accessories.

 

 

 

 

 

Fringe

Bohemian chic fashion continues to be a hot trend this season with fringe accents complementing these earthy-inspired styles. A suede fringe handbag or beaded tassel lariat are the perfect parings to ‘70s era silhouettes.

 

 

 

 

 

Plaid

Plaids were hot last fall, and they don’t seem to be slowing down anytime soon. Instead of the traditional plaid shirt, mix it up a little with an oversize coat or scarf. 

 

 

 

 

Wine Accessories

Merlot or wine color is a hit across the board in fashion this season. From head to toe, the color seems to be flooding the market. Slowly introduce the color to your wardrobe with accessories. A wallet, hat or scarf is just the small touch you need to show off your fashion know-how.

 

 

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On Our Favorites: Velvet Revival

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Free People “Lady Jane” Dress – The combination of textured velvet, lace and an open back makes this dress a refreshing choice for early fall parties or music festivals!

Matisse “Nickie” Chelsea BootThis classic boot shape gets the retro treatment thanks to plush velvet. Pair with cropped trousers for this fall!

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Inspired By: Pastel Shell

When we think of fall transition, we typically shift to richer, deeper colors. While that’s true, we can’t help but be gravitated towards the refreshing trend of fall outerwear done in soft, dusty pastel hues. It just lightens up our standard fall palette so nicely and with minimal effort.

There’s just something a bit unexpected yet approachable about throwing on a pale coat over your fall outfits. Today’s street style inspiration does just that with a subdued blush-colored trench over her dark outfit.

Check out our version of this fresh take on early fall outerwear:

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1. RAEN Optics “Vista” Sunglasses

2. BCBGMAXAZRIA “Kendel” Slim Fit Shirt

3. BB Dakota “Liezel” Coat

4. Hudson “Vivienne” Pencil Skirt

5. Steve Madden “Galleryy” Pumps

 

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On Our Favorites: Cobalt Crush

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Aryn K Long CoatThis clean, classic silhouette gets a jolt of vibrant cobalt for a more modern approach to outerwear.

Jessica Simpson “Crusherr” Platform Heels- These already show-topping heels are turned up a few notches thanks to the saturated cobalt hue.

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Fresh Picks: Between the Lines

One of season’s most noteworthy trends is making its way into some pretty cozy knits just in time for cooler weather. Whether it’s basic horizontal stripes, chevron stripes or grid patterns, there are plenty of ways to add some linear interest to your fall wardrobe!

Below are some of our favorites:

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1. MINKPINK Starry Night Knit Jumper

2. Free People Misty Stripe Pullover Sweater

3. Free People Stripe Sunset Top

4. Free People Carolina Hacci

5. Sanctuary Spliced Sweater

6. Brigitte Bailey Emily Striped Tie Cardigan

7. BCBGeneration Funnel Neck Tank  

8. kensie Ombre Cardigan


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On Our Favorites: Cozy Tribal

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San Diego Hat Company Aztec Print Scarf – Add a pop of striking print to the simplest of outfits!  

MINKPINK “Legends of the Forest” Jacket – The plush faux fur and vibrant color combo give this knit cardigan jacket an idyllic, woodsy vibe.

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On Our Favorites: Quilted Cues

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Townsen “Bixby” Pant  – The contrast of chic quilt-stitch leather and warm wool makes this skinny pant a shoe-in for night-out favorite!

Sam Edelman “Lancaster” Ankle Boots – The addition of quilted stitching takes this simple ankle boot to another level of subtle cool.

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Fresh Picks: Pony Up

A little dose of textural detail goes a long way this fall. Hair calf  or “pony hair” is one of our favorite ways to infuse some refined, tactile luxury to any look. It just feels so elevated and chic on everything from heels to handbags.

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