Bigger is better this FALL 2014. From furs to skirts to sweaters, designers around the world went for big and bold this Season in fashion and clothing design, in contrast to HAIR and MAKEUP trends which remained subtle and natural. There are so many unique and exciting fashion statements made on the runways for the FALL/WINTER Collections, it is hard to narrow it all down. But, take a look at some of our favorite FALL FASHION TRENDS making their mark this Season.
RETRO 60’S RED
Red from head to toe. Designers from Prada to Valentino this Season took one of Fall’s favorite colors, and went all out by pairing red on red. With a nod to the swinging 60’s, European designers went for mini skirts and Gogo boots, as a countercurrent to the longer “Midi” skirt, also trending this Fall 2014. Make a fashion statement this Season by pairing a chic red Oscar de la Renta dress with red Jimmy Choo patent pointy toe pumps and finish the look with a red Akris handbag.
Not just reserved for the Ski Resort,” turtleneck” necklines go high this Fall 2014, so don’t be afraid to cover it all up this Season. Designers Alexander Wang featured cozy turtleneck sweaters, Balenciaga featured high neck dresses, and Alexander McQueen featured tall neck coats on the Runways this Season. From dresses to coats to blouses, the high neckline is suitable this Season for work, play, or a night on the town. Stay cozy yet chic this Fall with a Michael Kors chunky high neck sweater and pair with a sleek AC Collection pencil skirt. Finish the look with stylish nude Jimmy Choo pumps and you’re set for Fall 2014.
From the days of Bacall and Hepburn, designers gave a nod to old Hollywood glamour with 30’s and 40’s- inspired discreet tailoring. Updating the look for Fall 2014, designers from Givenchy to Hugo Boss paired the “menswear” look with feminine touches such as silky skirts, fitted jackets, and sheer blouses to enhance the feminine physic. Sport the “menswear” look this Season in style with Hale Bob’s wide leg cream trousers with delicate gold studded detail and pair with an Express silky tank for a Holiday party or pair with a cozy J Crew cashmere sweater and chic Dolce & Gabbana sunglasses for daytime glam.
Celebrities from Molly Sims to Heidi Klum are sporting the bright color trend for Fall Fashion 2014. From Alexander Wang to Blumarine , bright Neon colors dominated the Fall Fashion collections this season. Shine bright in style by pairing an Asos hot pink Midi skirt with a Bloomingdale’s cobalt blue sweater and matching Jessica Simpson cobalt blue suede heels. No need to hide behind only neutrals this Fall.
Go mad for plaid this Fall 2014. Plaid is all the rage on the runways this Season from skirts, to slacks, to vests, to capes- this style is here to stay. Try the look with a Ralph Lauren silk plaid dress paired with this Fall’s Aerosoles’ “slouchy” boot trend. Or cozy up this Fall in a Vivienne Westwood plaid wool cape and stay warm in style.
The cooler weather has us thinking cozy sweaters, fireside marshmallows, and hot cocoa. Designers from Burberry to Tommy Hilfiger flooded the runways this Fall 2014 with plenty of cozy “Norwegian” print sweaters, jackets, skirts, and hats, perfect for those cold snowy days. Pair a cozy Hale Bob oversized sweater with Hudson skinny jeans or a Topshop midi skirt and Rag and Bone ankle boots for a perfect cozy Fall 2014.
“The Boyfriend’s back”…..but he’s not in trouble. Trade in your skinny jeans this Fall 2014 for one of this Season’s hottest new jeans trend. This Fall, designers paired the Boyfriend jean with chic heels for a sophisticated look. Grab your favorite Alexandre Caugant AC Collection Boyfriend Jeans and pair with a chic Hale Bob blazer and Marissa Webb black heels and you’re ready for work or play.
Two of the Season’s favorite styles merge together this Fall 2014 for an updated, glamorous look. Starting in the Spring 2014, animal prints were seen all over the runways from Givenchy to Tom Ford . The look carries into Fall 2014, with leopard and animal print skirts, jackets, and pants. Leather, another favorite trend for Fall, is not just confined to the jacket. This Season, designers from Gucci to Coach featured leather dresses, skirts, shorts, leggings, coats, and handbags, making the style suitable for exercise, casual, work, play or evening. Grab these two looks this Season with a chic leopard-print Lafayette pencil midi skirt and a hot J Brand leather jacket, or go casual in a Hale Bob leopard-print tunic and Alice & Olivia black leather leggings paired with Victoria’s Secret black ankle booties.
Hot on the Runways this Fall 2014, metallic colors from silver skirts at Versace to gold pantsuits at Jean Paul Gaultier to electric blue at Ulyana Sergeenko are making a splash this Season. This week, celebs Rita Ora and Jessica Alba have been spotted sporting the metallic trend on the Red Carpet. Go understated with AC Collection silver jeans, an Ann Taylor black cardigan, and a Marni glitter clutch, or go daring and sparkle bright this Fall 2014 in a Mary Katrantzou metallic iridescent sheath dress and DSW’s silver metallic booties.
Grab your Pumpkin Spice Latte and get stylish this Fall 2014. Bring out your plaid, cozy up to a turtleneck sweater, go chic in leather, be bold with Neon brights, and sparkle in silver metallic. Fall 2014 is all about big, bold, and bright. From business, to casual, to evening, you are sure to make a statement this Fall with one of this Season’s hottest trends. As the Season changes, don’t be afraid to try a new look this Fall 2014, and step out in style.