Top 17 Fashion Trends to Follow this Fall/Winter 2017-2018
What is fashion and what is style? It has become the most sought-after query, as fall is approaching. Seasonal fashion shows in Milan, Paris, London and New York have showcased a lot about the most updated fashion trends for fall/winter 2017-2018. We can’t sum up the latest trends in a few lines. But yes, we can explain it in a single word i.e. DIVERSITY. This fall season is all about variations in cuts, silhouettes, fabrics, and style. Scroll down our fashion guide to get useful fashion tips for getting the most updated avatar this fall/winter.
1. Monochromatic Red Looks
Red is the color of fall this year. Pulling off a red-hot monochromatic look from head to toe is going to be the hottest fall trend. You can wear layers of red in different fabrics to add dimensions to a simple outfit. Experimenting with the variations of red color in a single outfit is yet another great way to brighten up your fall look. Cutting it short, anything that is red would show off your trendsetting style. The best thing about this one-color look is its suitability with every shape and size of a body.
2. 70’s Inspired Plaids
Winter fashion shows by Prada, Stella McCartney, Jenny Packham, Tome and many others have created innovative designs using brightly hued plaid prints. Be it a statement pants, vintage-inspired coat, maxi or midi dress, plaids promise a solid sense of style.
3. Vintage-Inspired Fur Coats
This fall season would be a revival of the golden vintage era. Vintage inspired over-sized coats with classy fur are sure to get you noticed when it is snowing outside. To add freshness to fur, designers have dyed it in multiple adorable colors. For inspiration check out the latest designs by Marc Jacobs, Fendi, Prada, Miu Miu, Loewe, and Celine. [Read here: How to Pull off High Neck Fashion]
4. Versatile Velvet
Calling velvet versatile might sound weird at first. But that is true, at least for fall/winter fashion trends in 2017/18. Velvet has always been connected to vintage fashion. But this fall, designers have introduced figure friendly formal dresses in velvet. For a trendier appeal, look for jewel tones in it. Check out these flattering autumn dresses with sleeves, especially designed for fall.
5. Buttoned Detailing
Cut-outs and open slits seem flattering from every angle. These fall designers have updated this style with buttoned-up detailing. Be it pants or a skirt with side slit opening, button detailing gives a chic appeal.
6. Funky Fringes
Fringes have been dominating our fashion industry since long. And they are still going strong. This year fashion ramps witnessed a number of innovative cuts and styles adorned with fringe detailing on hemline, collar, and sleeves. Colorful fringes seem dazzling to eyes. You too can try a vivacious look with funky fringes this fall.
7. Floral Patterns
Floral prints are no more confined to spring or summer. Famed fashion houses like Prada, Marni, Gucci, Valentino and many other utilized eye-catching and season-inspired garden prints in autumn outfit ideas. The pop of pretty autumn colors promises a romantic and old-fashioned vibe.
8. Dresses with Feather Adornments
A simple outfit when ruffled in feather adornments, gets a sassy look. This is what we are going to witness this fall. Feathers dyed in different colors not just beautify a dress but they also promise a cozy and warm feeling in spine-chilling weather.
9. Folk-Inspired Outfits
To some, it may seem weird, but this fall, designers have come forward with folk-inspired mixed and matched outfits. These outfits are an unexpected amalgamation of different fabrics, colors, prints, and tones. Try a mix and match the dress to make a standout addition to your winter wardrobe.
10. Metallic Silver Dresses
Wearing metallic-inspired outfits is nothing new. Who can forget the dazzling red-carpet appearance of Jessica Alba in printed silver? When it comes to a night out on the town, silver is going to dominate this winter. Feel free to experiment with silver. Be it a full silver look, a skirt, two-piece dress or even a quilted jacket, silver is the talk of the town.
11. Total Denim Looks
All the pretty fashionistas who are seeking a standout style this winter, a total denim look is what they should wear. This is something that goes from office to after-hours with ease. Are you ready to get covered in denim from head to toe?
12. Knits with a Twist
Imagining winter without wearing cozy knits is impossible. This fall, you will witness knits that are warm and crafted to a standard of perfection. Knits are given twists with over-sizing, variations of cuts, fringes, and broken-down wool.
13. Black and White Polka Dots
You will witness polka dot prints throughout the season. Maxi, middies or even trousers, all are glorified with polka dots. Sticking to the combo of black and white is the only rule for it.
14. Leopard Prints
Winter fashion is never completed without leopard or animal prints. Like each year, this year too is going to get glamorized with touches of the wild. To know more, check out the latest collection by Michael Kors and Dolce and Gabbana. [Read here: The Greatest Comeback of 80’s Fashion Trends]
15. Oversized Padded Jackets
Women who are living in the areas with the lowest temperature or even planning a trip to the regions with subzero temperature, your winter collection is incomplete without this updated design of puffa jackets. Oversized with quilted padding, these jackets are a must-have in winter.
16. Wide Belts
Fashion is incomplete without fashion accessories. Wide belts wrapped around the waist are trending again. Fashion shows by Roksanda and Hermes showcased them perfectly. Be it an oversized coat, a slim-fit dress or casual outfits, addition of belts is the style to look for.
17. Glitzy and Decorative Shoes
When it comes to footwear, high heels with decorative elements like jewels, crystals, and other adornments are dominating the runways.
Conclusion: We have tried our best to enlist the most wearable designs for the coming season. This year fall/winter fashion is all about experimenting with old trends to bring unique and updated designs. And do you know what makes them appealing? The confidence of the wearer. So, feel free to update your winter wardrobe with the most amazing fall fashion trends.