The Spring 2019 runway season may be underway, but we need something we can wear now. In the wake of Fall 2018’s shows, being true to yourself – in whatever approach, style, or form that may be – was the resounding message echoed by designers through castings, individualized beauty looks, and collections with real global appeal. Click through the slides in the gallery above for the top trends from Fall 18, and the key pieces to shop now.
What To Wear Now: Fall 2018’s Biggest Trends
Headlining New York, fall’s familiar brown spots were joined by zebra stripes and mock-croc.
Serpenti Forever Bag in Black and White
Beetle Jacquard Mini Dress
Billy Leopard-Print Calf-Hair Platform Ankle Boots
Runways were a bonafide fruit punch of zesty lime, lemon, and tangerine hues— A shade taken to neon levels feels right for now.
Pink and White Flame 100 Patent Leather Wedge Sandals
Neon Lace Cami Dress
Ruched Floral-Print Silk-Blend Cloqué Midi Skirt
From the flamboyant and literal (cowboy boots and rockabilly fringed shirts) to the refined nod (white prairie dresses and luxe leathers in equestrian tan), designers like Dolce & Gabbana and Dsquared all mined the wild west.
Studded Wide-Brim Hat
Checked Ankle Boots
Latch Bag Available at Harvey Nichols Dubai.
Turquoise Horn Necklace
The new black and white? Wear searing red and pink thrown together or color-blocked head to toe.
31 Large Shopping Bag Available at Chanel boutiques
Soho Sandal Available at Hermès boutiques.
Red Sipi Flare Strap Gown
Articulated Leather Corset Top
Checklist winter vacay wardrobes with squashy quilting, XXL power suiting, and multilayered jackets. Up the ante in the latest round of super sneakers.
Multi-Colored Triple S Sneakers
Pink, White, and Black Sneakers in Nylon and Leather Available at Chanel boutiques.
Sonnie High-Top Sneakers
Unrestrained creativity lends holographic, PVC, foil, and high-shine fringing a space-age feel.
Transparent Boots Available at Balmain boutiques.
Serpenti Forever Bag in "Mermaid Skin"
Fingerless Gloves in Metallic Lambskin & Gold-Tone Metal
Patent Leather Jacket