The arrival of the September issues of Vogue, Elle, and Harper’s Bazaar signal the semi-annual fashion mecca known as fashion week! While the crowds have descended upon New York to view what’s next for Spring, there’s nothing a girl loves more than instant gratification– getting the season’s most coveted must haves in her hands! Amp up your wardrobe with these five hot off the runway essentials that are sure to rev up your fall style!
Anna Wintour reading the Vogue September issue, image via @Vogue #voguestagram
1. The Chunky Sweater
The ubiquitous sweatshirt has passed the torch onto the cozy sweater as the trend-du-jour for fall. An oversized chunky sweater is one of fall’s top must haves and can be dressed up with an embellished miniskirt and thigh high boots or down when worn with your favorite skinny jeans.
Inspiration: 3.1 Phillip Lim (Left), Stella McCartney (right)
2. The Lace Bootie
Tap into fall’s hottest trend, lace, from head to toe (literally!) with these undeniably sexy booties by Jerome C. Rousseau. The delicate lace will lend a feminine edge to the season’s tough leather looks.
Inspiration: Jennifer Lawrence
3. The Leather Tote
A two-tone leather tote is on every fashionista’s fall wish list and Chloe’s Baylee tote takes the cake. The most wanted bag of the season is white on one side and black on the other, making it a one insanely versatile carryall.
4. A Biker Jacket
A tough girl chic motorcycle jacket is definitely in call for fall. Look for luxe details like lush fur linings and shiny hardware. This leather jacket by Bouchra Jarrar seamlessly blends tough luxe details with an elegant edge.
Inspiration: Altuzarra (left), Rodarte (right)
5. A Feathered Dress
Hit two FW13 trends at once with this white feather embellished dress from Lela Rose. The statement dress is the perfect option for fall’s festivities, surrounding you with a glamorous carefree appeal. Score extra style points by topping it off with a white cashmere coat.
Inspiration: Erdem (left), Alexander McQueen (right)
Tweet us @Isharya and let us know what’s on your shopping list!