I spent a lot of time in the car this weekend. It provided the perfect opportunity to look at the September issues of Vogue, In Style and Elle to name a few. As I have mentioned in previous posts I love looking at all of these magazines and trying to interrupt the themes, how these "looks" can be worked into my wardrobe. It was especially fun this year because I knew I would be sharing my observations with all of you on this blog.
Brocade (especially gold brocade) will be everywhere from pants to jackets to peplum tops. The first store I thought of for this trend was Zara:
Navy will be very predominant and can easily substitute for everyone's go to black item (I like to pair black and navy together). This is a beautiful navy lace dress from Nordstroms:
Clean lines and bright clear colors in coats are a welcome change from the basic black or grey we often see. Winter is dreary enough so having a fun happy colored coat to put on every morning would be a great way to start your day.
A classic JCrew coat:
Riding boots are again not only practical but very chic. I could be quite happy with these beautiful Tory Burch boots on the Nordstroms website:
Leather is everywhere this season and provides an instant update to your closet. Pick one item only (per outfit) be it a skirt or top or accessory. Nordstroms's house brand, Halogen, offers an inexpensive option that can be worn with skirts, jeans or pants:
Lots more clothes and accessories recommendations coming. What is on your fall wish list?