Legends of the Fall
We've picked out fall's kicked-up classics that you'll be sure to keep forever: soft cashmere, a bold blouse, must-have denim, a pretty ruffled dress, shoes that add pop and lust-worthy handbags.
Your go-to dress: an elegant taffeta number with cascading ruffles and rosettes in teal blue—femininity never goes out of style. Robert Rodriguez taffeta flower dress in Caribbean, $550, Twigs; Becky Kelso 18K gold hoops, $2,205, Twigs; Rachel Reinhardt dotted bangles, $35/each, Twigs; Marc by Marc Jacobs metal check wristlet, $258, bop; Hue black tights, $12.50, Macy’s; Marc Jacobs Pom Pom two-piece pump in acid yellow, $380, shopbop.com.
This graphic silk blouse has retro stylings but is thoroughly now. Pair with wide-leg denim or add polish and pair with a high-waisted skirt for work. Trina Turk bon bon blouse, $238, bop; Acne APant wide leg jean in Just Blue, $350, Atticus; Janna Connor necklace, $54, Patricia Shoppe; A.V. Max gold bangle set in antique gold, $57, A.V. Max burgundy thin bangle, $24, A.V. Max burgundy leaf bangle, $75, all from Twigs; My Tribe black stitch handbag with fringe detail, $416, J. LaMore.
A trench coat is classic and sexy. Burberry's ladylike trench never goes out of style—try this version outfitted in the black-on-black plaid pattern. Pair it with knockout accessories: platform sling back pumps and the must-have bag of the season: Marc Jacob's quilted version in grape. Burberry Ivybridge trench, $1,295, Woldenberg’s; Aude Joedy turtleneck in black, $70, Atticus; Fashionista Audrina leopard skirt, $242, J. LaMore; Hue black tights, $12.50, Macy’s; Tory Burch Gemma Platform sling back pump, $350, shopbop.com; Marc Jacobs quilted “Mary” in purple, Twigs, $1,095.
A soft pumpkin-colored cashmere cardigan paired with a delicate blouse and skinny denim (don't forget the eggplant colored pumps!) is a feminine and trend-right look this season. Robert Rodriguez cashmere pleated V-neck cardigan, $340, Twigs; French Connection Veronica cotton top, $98, bop; Acne Hex skinny jean in DC, $225, Atticus; La Vie Parisienne charm bracelet, $88, Patricia Shoppe; Parula peep-toe heels, $398, Anthropologie.
|Madison Magazine - September 2008|