Fall 2023 has cast its spell, unveiling a mesmerizing tapestry of trends that Vogue editors are eagerly adding to their fashion arsenals. From sleek slingbacks to knee-high boots, this season’s lineup promises a perfect blend of classic charm and contemporary flair. Join us on a sartorial journey as we decode the must-have styles that are set to redefine your fall wardrobe.
Slinging Sass With Sleek Slingbacks
Step into sophistication with the revival of the black leather slingback, a shoe that effortlessly blends comfort and style. Vogue’s Atalie Gimmel, associate director of social media, swears by this trend. “I love a work shoe that provides a sharp, simple way to look put together. Plus, the ease of the style is in the name itself—just sling it on, and you’ve got yourself a look!”
Knits That Ignite: Red Hot Knitwear
This fall, it’s all about bringing some eye-catching color to your wardrobe, and what better way than with some stunning red knitwear? Taking a cue from the fabulous runway shows of Loewe, The Row, and Prada, Madeline Fass, a senior market editor, is totally on board with this vibrant trend.
She’s excited to mix in bold reds with her everyday outfits. “This season, I’m going to spice up my look with some essential red knit pieces,” she shares. Whether it’s a cozy sweater or a chic cardigan, red is definitely the way to go to make a statement this fall!
Latte Leather Love: Luxurious Brown Jackets
Indulge in the soft embrace of luxuriously soft leather, reminiscent of morning lattes. Alexis Bennett Parker, senior shopping writer, confesses her love, “In a perfect world, I would splurge on Saint Laurent’s strong shoulder design, but brands like Remain Birger Christensen and Mango make some equally as yummy styles, at a fraction of the price.”
Relaxed Trench Elegance
Layer up with the chic simplicity of a relaxed trench coat, the perfect final touch to your fall ensemble. Laniya Harris-Pringle, assistant fashion editor, expresses her excitement, “A trench coat paired with a high boot is the look I can’t wait to pull off this season.”
Eva Pump: The Perfect Kickstand Heel
Feast your eyes on Ferragamo’s Eva pump, a sleek silhouette combining classic and modern vibes with its curved kickstand stiletto. Alexis Bennett Parker, senior shopping writer, is captivated, “I don’t think I’ve ever seen a heel more perfect than Ferragamo’s Eva pump.”
Super Sweaters: Cozy September Vibes
As September nears, indulge in the obsession for cozy sweaters. Willow Lindley, fashion market and collaboration director, is spoilt for choice with options ranging from Bottega Veneta chunky knits to stripes at Valentino and Prada forever crewnecks.
Cinched Blazers: Effortless Sophistication
Get ready to embrace the sleek and stylish world of cinched blazers! Inspired by Chloe Sevigny’s stunning runway appearance, these blazers are all about sophistication with a twist. Vogue’s commerce director, Julie Tong, is thrilled to make this neatly tailored trend a key part of her fall wardrobe. It’s the perfect blend of elegance and edge, ideal for anyone wanting to add a dash of runway glamour to their everyday style.
’90s Ease: Nostalgic Vibes
Experience the nostalgic vibes of the ’90s with Meg Ryan sweaters and coordinated, oversized sets. Clarissa Schmidt, commerce producer, plans to infuse her fall wardrobe with the unkempt aesthetic of the era.
Mod Moments: Playful Sophistication
Embrace bold, funky prints for fall with mod moments inspired by Pucci mini-dresses and colorful maxi numbers from La DoubleJ and Gabriela Hearst. Eliseé Browchuk, an experienced production and marketing manager, encourages a playful yet sophisticated approach.
Lace Frills: Romantic Allure
Experience the resurgence of romantic lingerie-inspired pieces, beautifully balancing delicate lace with tough leather and denim jackets. Alexis Bennett, senior commerce writer, plans on embracing this alluring look.
Pops of Brown: Autumnal Accents
Celebrate the autumnal aesthetic with pops of brown, a stylish swap for the season. Concetta Ciarlo, associate manager of events, is ready to infuse her wardrobe with different hues of brown, especially when it comes to shoes.
The transition from summer to fall with the timeless trend of denim-on-denim. Eliseé Browchuk, experienced production and marketing manager, revamps the classic look with a dark-wash skirt set, showcasing city-girl-meets-school-girl-inspired elegance.
Luxe Capes: Cozy Sophistication
As the temperatures drop, indulge in the poetic union of sophistication and coziness found in luxe capes. Sasha Pinto, experiences manager, expresses her excitement for the fall trend, “From a Burberry exaggerated checked number to the vintage feel of a Stella McCartney chunky knit, my wish list abounds.”
Fall Into Fashion Finesse
Embark on a journey into fall fashion sophistication guided by the trendsetting editors of Vogue. These autumn trends assure a season marked by finesse and flair. Whether it’s the sleek allure of accessories or the warmth of cozy knits, let your wardrobe be a seamless fusion of comfort and style. Immerse yourself in the realm of fashion-forward elegance, and ensure this fall becomes your most stylish chapter yet!