Sunday, September 8, 2013

Fall's TOP 10

Drumroll, please.....The top 10 for Fall:

1.) Florals and Embroidery: the fussier, the better.

Velvet Jacket, H&M:

Woven Wrap Back Blouse, Wayf at Nordstrom:

2.) Top Handle Bags: Structured, ladylike and oh so amazing. Get one.

Adelle Satchel by Por La Victoire, Bloomingdales:

City Bag with Pocket, Zara:

3.) Overalls: Absolutely. Pair with booties and a classic blazer. No farmers here.

Denim overalls by BlankNCY, Nordstrom:

4.) Jogger-style Trousers: No need for a run. Just steer clear of the dropped crotch.  The coolest.

Exclusive Jogger Tousers,

5.) Leather: Opt for a pleated, mid-length or a biker jacket.  Don't ask me to choose - I want both.

Coated Pleated Skirt, Zara:

Motorcycle Jacket with Zips, Zara:

6.) Prints - Lace and Animal: Lace can be colored, but must be luxe and lined.  Keep ani-MAL to one item. Seriously.

MOTO Leopard Midi Skirt, Topshop:

Drop Waist Dress, Betsey Johnson:

7.) Shades - Metallic and Cobalt Blue: In everything. Be bold.

Natalie Metallic Pullover by Numph,

Long Sleeve Scuba dress by Rhyme Los Angeles,

8.) Plaid: Looks updated when paired with hard items. Make it happen.

Capulet Peak Lapel Blazer,

Plaid Leggings, Forever 21:

9.) Gold Chains and Statement Jewelry: Perfectly chic. Need I say more?

Pim+Larkin Deep Blue Statement Necklace,

Double Wrap Watch, Vince

10.) Pointy Pumps w/ Ankle Straps & Booties w/ Stacked Heels: Insanely cool. Don't hold back.

Laney Pump by Joe's, Nordstrom:

Bright Fire Bootie by Joie,

No-no's of the season: Pajama pants, crop tops and Birkenstocks. Please, don't even go there. 

It's nice to have you back, September.  Style on.

STYLINGSTAGE suggests: all of the above.