5 Fall Trends You Need on Your Racks
By: Kristen Francis
Fall is quickly approaching, and the time has come to fill your racks with the latest trends for the season. This seasons’ most appealing fabrics such as, lace and leather and tailored suit silhouettes offer a variety of staples that are pleasing to an assortment of consumers. Here are the top five trends you should have on your racks and are guaranteed to drive sales.
Suited and Booted
Who said suits are only for the board room? Wearing a suit is one of fall’s most popular trends. The style offers a multifaceted look that is worth the investment for every consumer. Tailored yet oversized silhouettes have modernized the classic. Boyfriend-cut blazers, belted high-waist pants, and checkered fabrics will appear in the season’s streetwear for all shapes and sizes.
Jewel tones are considered fall’s take on the summer favorite “Neon” everything. Bright colors will be trendy during the colder temperatures with vibrant hues of emerald, ruby, sapphire, amethyst and amber. This look can be styled in full monochromatic knit-on-knit. Or, take a subtle approach with a pop of color featured in a staple sweater or blazer.
Outerwear Gone Wild
Animal print will be fierce in all things outerwear as it makes an appearance in oversized coats and faux-fur options to keep you warm. This wild print is the new “red” since it adds the perfect pizzazz to any neutral fall/winter outfit.
Florals in a dark color scheme add romance to feminine essentials. Chiffon pussy-bow blouses and knee-length dresses offer a consumer favorite with a dark romantic twist. This look compliments well with its sister trends statement sleeves and gothic glam.
The fall/winter 2019 fashion season may be “Matrix” fan’s new favorite season as head-to-toe leather just became a “thing.” Consumers are in search of all things leather in an array of natural hues as they bear the cold. Whether your demographic chooses to wear one piece in leather or goes all the way with the trend, it is essential to offer leather options. When shopping for leather, opt for vegan and faux pieces.
As you fall into the next season, keep these top trends in mind; each style can transition from day to evening and are worth every investment.