New York Homegrown

Hit the ground running on day one of NYFW in a sporty and fresh, classically New York ensemble that will set the pace for a hectic week: A Rag & Bone varsity jacket, Sea culottes, swingy Lisa Perry top, and a white leather crossbody from Kara.

Similar ZERO + MARIA CORNEJO Boots / LISA PERRY Windowpane-Checked Crepe Swing Top / KARA Stowaway Large Crossbody / RAG & BONE Alix Leather Bomber Jacket / OLIVER PEOPLES THE ROW After Midnight Sunglasses / SEA Striped Twill Culottes

Featherweight Metal

Friday night calls for a festive ensemble that can make the rounds of various afterparties. Paco Rabanne has you covered: this light and lively chain-mail tank and leather pants combo will work just as well in the front row as it will at the Boom Boom Room, thanks in part to killer heels from Paul Andrew.

PACO RABANNE Chain-Mail Tank / PACO RABANNE Leather Pants / LEE SAVAGE Cross Minaudière / PAUL ANDREW Heels

Best In Show

The debut collection from the Dutch designer behind Sies Marjan won over the fashion industry last February, and it’s exciting that those pieces get to come alive on the streets this season. This sunny double-breasted satin jacket and jacquard pants combo is a witty mix of throwback and polish.

SIES MARJAN Silk Double-Breasted Jacket / MOVITRA “Movitra 115” Sunglasses / OPENING CEREMONY Bag / SIES MARJAN Mountain Jacquard Crop Trousers / GIANVITO ROSSI Sherry Platform Pumps

The Mini Print

Paisley and florals are a match made in heaven thanks to a light hand from Joseph Altuzarra, whose fall collection put a whimsical-yet-flirty spin on ‘70s elements like printed silks and flowing silhouettes.

ALTUZARRA Georgette Amanda Blouse / GIANVITO ROSSI Cutout Ankle Booties / ALTUZARRA Cyrus Skirt / DITA Sunbird Sunglasses / SPINELLI KILCOLLIN Oceania Necklace / ALTUZARRA Ghianda Flap-Front Shoulder Bag

Pretty In Proenza

Tell the world you’re not only okay with the arrival of fall, but you’re fully embracing it by wearing this fiercely edgy rib-knit turtleneck dress from Proenza Schouler. Be prepared: paired with tonal and equally bold accessories, this look will stop traffic (or at least street style photographers).

PROENZA SCHOULER Wraparound-Strap Turtleneck Dress / Similar CVC STONES Pendant / PROENZA SCHOULER Hava Shoulder Bag / PROENZA SCHOULER Boots

The New Bohemian

Jane Mayle’s new incarnation as Maison Mayle strikes a chord for those seeking a sophisticated take on boho. Her heritage-style ready-to-wear is rich in texture and feminine silhouettes. We love the combination of a midi leather skirt with cropped lace top and sumptuous suede accessories.

JANESSA LEONE Savoy Wide-Brim Wool Fedora / MAISON MAYLE Lace Cap-Sleeve Blouse / MAISON MAYLE Matadora Collar Necklace / MAISON MAYLE Skirt / GIANVITO ROSSI Roxy Caged Sandals / MAISON MAYLE Jeanne D’Oro Hobo

Transition Bootie

The air is cooling, meaning booties are back to give bare toes a rest. Tabitha Simmons makes this easy thanks to dragonfly-print velvet ankle boots. And luckily, it’s not too cold yet—all the more reason to bare your legs wearing said shoes with a sweet lace mini dress and distressed denim jacket.

Similar JENNIFER FISHER Earrings / TABITHA SIMMONS Micki Ankle Boots / R13 Distressed Denim Trucker Jacket / R/R STUDIO Guipure Lace Shift Dress / NINA RICCI Elide Medium Satchel

Shut It Down in Marc Jacobs

Few names are as synonymous with NYFW as Marc Jacobs, making it the perfect way to close out the week. Celebrate the iconic designer head-to-toe in this aptly offbeat mix of plaid, vinyl, sequins, and snakeskin.

MARC JACOBS Sequin-Embellished Crêpe De Chine Shirt / MARC JACOBS Vinyl Eyelet Midi Skirt / MARC JACOBS West End The Jane Saddle Bag / MARC JACOBS Debbie Platform Sandals

London Calling

Celebrate the start of London Fashion Week in a creative mix of the city’s biggest names like Christopher Kane, J.W. Anderson, and Anya Hindmarch. The combination of pinstriped culottes and fringey top feels refreshingly unexpected, while the cheeky clutch adds a healthy dose of Brit wit.

ANYA HINDMARCH Zip Pouch / JENNIFER FISHER XL Smooth Bend Earrings / CHRISTOPHER KANE Shirt / J.W.ANDERSON Pants / Similar LOEWE Flamenco Knot Small Bag / NICHOLAS KIRKWOOD Prism-Heel Pumps

Modern Mod

Take inspiration from the classic ’60s pairing of a shift and knee-high boots, choosing sleek versions that feel current à la this Gauchere plaid dress and Gianvito Rossi knee-highs. If there’s a chill in the air, a slim turtleneck will layer neatly under the clean silhouette of the dress.

GIANVITO ROSSI Dana Leather Knee Boots / GAUCHERE Dress / TOMAS MAIER Rib-Knit Turtleneck Sweater / TOMAS MAIER Necklace / Similar STALVEY Clutch

Mix and Match

Playing with prints doesn’t have to be loud; it can be elegant and sleek. Try pairing a sophisticated pair of pinstriped trousers with a dark floral for a seasonal take on mixed prints. A structured sleeveless over a stark button-down makes for an edgy but clean statement.

CEDRIC CHARLIER Fil Coupé-Pinstriped Pants / BARNEYS NEW YORK Cotton Button-Front Shirt / CEDRIC CHARLIER Floral Bustier / CHLOE GOSSELIN Bryonia Lizard Sandals / THE ROW Multi-Pouch Wristlet / KALEOS Kiddo Sunglasses

The Little Velvet Dress

Sumptuous velvet is a fall favorite this year, and it works best in opulent berry hues. The draping of this Grecian Masscob dress shows off its rich texture, and especially when paired with sleek accessories like ankle strap heels and a chain strap bag. This statement necklace from Renee Lewis make a smart choice for day-to-night dressing.

MASSCOB Velvet Grecian Dress / CHLOÉ Bag / RENEE LEWIS “Everything You Need In Life” Charm Necklace / CHELSEA PARIS Yalda Velvet & Snakeskin Sandals

Stella For The Win

If getting dressed for you is a combo of intrepidity and frivolity, this head-to-toe Stella McCartney look is for you—and for the street style snappers. The best part about this sleek and sporty outfit is that you’ll be the most comfortable person dashing between shows.

STELLA MCCARTNEY Diagonal-Striped Silk Blouse / STELLA MCCARTNEY Stripe-Inset Silk Pants / STELLA MCCARTNEY Elyse Platform Oxfords / STELLA MCCARTNEY Falabella Shaggy Deer Foldover Clutch

Buongiorno, Milano

Nothing says “Welcome to Italy” like Marni—the fashion house known for its artsy-meets-luxe designs. This floral crepe tunic is understated but eye-catching—perfect for navigating the first day in a new city while blending in with the local fashion set.

F.E.V Bon Bon Crossbody Bag / MARNI Crepe Tunic Dress / PRADA Sunglasses / MAISON MAYLE Kusama Charm Bracelet / PRADA Tassel-Embellished Mules

Suede Bomber

Embrace your tough-yet-romantic side by contrasting feminine pieces like this Warm blouse with shorts and the tomboy edge of this suede bomber from Public School.

PUBLIC SCHOOL Sone Bomber Jacket / DITA Reckless Sunglasses / SIMON MILLER Bonsai Bucket Bag / WARM Mood Tieneck Blouse / MARC JACOBS Bonded Crepe Shorts / PROENZA SCHOULER Mules

Fendi’s Latest It-Bag

Fall’s favorite bag silhouette is small in size and structured in shape. Fendi’s DotCom satchel hits the mark with whipstitching and black grommets to make it distinct. The rich Bordeaux hue looks extra-smart worn with an all-navy ensemble.

DEREK LAM Bonded Crepe A-Line Vest / DEREK LAM Pants / DITA Freebird Sunglasses / FENDI Dot.Com Satchel / FENDI Buggies Mirror Bag Charm / FENDI Laser-Cut Chameleon Ankle-Strap Sandals

Updated Moto Jacket

A classic moto becomes a collectable with the addition of a distinctive twist, which is why this polka dot Comme des Garcons version is such a gem. Wear it with distressed jeans and quirky accessories like a Jimi Roos lips shirt and Saint Laurent sunnies for a bold look that doesn’t take itself too seriously.

SAINT LAURENT Sunglasses / JIMI ROOS Lip-Appliquéd Cotton Shirt / COMME DES GARCONS GIRL Faux Leather Moto Jacket / ALEXANDER WANG Crop Wide-Leg Jeans / Similar LOEWE “Puzzle” Small Shoulder Bag / KEDS MADE IN THE USA Champion Sneakers / LOEWE Elephant Coin Purse

Sophisticated Slip Dress

Elevate the ‘90s trend of slip-dress-plus-tee by choosing sleek, grownup pieces like this Brock Collection abstract-print slip maxi, which layers playfully over a metallic knit T-shirt from Opening Ceremony. Pairing it with flat mules and a casual leather jacket make it a unexpected, thoroughly comfortable daytime look.

NINA RICCI Bag / OPENING CEREMONY Disco Top / BROCK COLLECTION Slip Maxi Dress / BARNEYS NEW YORK Lambskin Moto Jacket / PRADA Sunglasses / MANOLO BLAHNIK Ezramu Mules

Statement Knit

The beauty of a handmade wool-cashmere patterned sweater is that it says a lot without having to speak loudly. With this Spencer Vladimir piece as the focus, the rest of the outfit can remain understated. Delvaux’s mini Brilliant bag adds extra polish.

SPENCER VLADIMIR Windowpane-Checked Sweater / FRAME Le Skinny De Jeanne Raw Stagger Jeans / MONIQUE PÉAN Bracelet / KALEOS Rockatansky Sunglasses / DELVAUX Brillant Mini / BARNEYS NEW YORK Chain-Strap Mules

French Girl Chic

In Paris, classic pieces like a double-breasted blue blazers and black pumps come alive thanks to nonchalant styling and personal touches, like your favorite bag of the season and subtle jewelry.

SAINT LAURENT Double-Breasted Jacket / ATM ANTHONY THOMAS MELILLO Boyfriend Shirt / BALENCIAGA Bracelet / IRENE NEUWIRTH Pear-Shaped Cutout Drop Earrings / LANVIN Nomad Mini-Crossbody / SAINT LAURENT High-Waist Jeans / MANOLO BLAHNIK BB Pumps

Balenciaga City Style

A busy day of appointments calls for a casual-cool look that doesn’t sacrifice style. Balenciaga makes this easy with a relaxed take on utility pants, worn with an effortless floral top, ankle booties, and an all-purpose shopper—designed by creative director Demna Gvasalia.

MIANSAI Square Bar Cuff Bangle / MIANSAI Thin Screw Cuff Bracelet / JENNIFER FISHER Orb Necklace / BALENCIAGA “Broken” Heel Suede Ankle Boots / BALENCIAGA Gabardine Cargo Pants / BALENCIAGA Wildflower-Print Pleated Top / BALENCIAGA Bazar Shopper Small AJ

Black on Black on Black

While a simple dress, moto jacket, and ankle boots may sound pretty standard, Givenchy has a way of adding the bold nuances that make the classic combo oh-so-cool. We especially love the contrast of the flirty vibe of the star choker against lace and the hard edge of the box bag and studded boots.

GIVENCHY Star Choker / GIVENCHY Pandora Box Mini Crossbody Bag / GIVENCHY Jacket / GIVENCHY Dress /GIVENCHY Boots

Offbeat Aristocrat

Dries Van Noten brilliantly mixes quirky decadence with classic sportswear for Fall ‘16, and we love the pairing of this leopard pencil skirt, collegiate sweater, and micro bagit feels coolly retro and freshly modern all at once.

DRIES VAN NOTEN Ankle-Strap Pumps / DRIES VAN NOTEN Velvet-Trimmed Cable-Knit V-Neck Sweater / Similar DRIES VAN NOTEN Skirt / HOORSENBUHS Phantom Cuff / HOORSENBUHS Revere Cuff / DRIES VAN NOTEN Bag

Non-Boring Denim

Fall denim is all about novelty, taking heavy inspiration from vintage and elements of deconstruction like raw hems and patchwork details. These Derek Lam 10 Crosby boyfriend jeans are right on trend and work well with a classic white tee and exaggerated flannel shirt. Bold booties add a playful edge.

DITA Sunspot Sunglasses / SAINT LAURENT Leopard-Print Babies Ankle Boots / R13 Elongated Cowboy Shirt / ATM ANTHONY THOMAS MELILLO Rib-Knit Crewneck T-Shirt / DEREK LAM 10 CROSBY Patchwork Boyfriend Jeans / TOMASINI Lucile Mini Bucket Bag

Marant S’il Vous Plaîs!

Season after season, Isabel Marant puts a refined spin on effortless pieces like the leather skirt and the lace top. The wrap detailing and waist tie of the skirt work back subtly with the wrist ties of the Victorian blouse, while the boots—look at those boots!—infuse this look with that element of rock ‘n roll.

ISABEL MARANT Coy Wrap Miniskirt / JEROME DREYFUSS Eliot Mini-Crossbody / ISABEL MARANT Skara Victorian-Inspired Top / BARNEYS NEW YORK Plaid Cashmere-Blend Scarf / Similar BETH BANKER Wide-Band Cuff / DITA Glasses / ISABEL MARANT Boots

Laidback Ladylike

It’s hard to get more classic than straight leg jeans, a striped blouse, and a trench—but with thoughtful, well-made clothes, classic is never boring. In this case, the choice of Nicholas Kirkwood pumps with pearls in the heels add an irreverent touch to the fluid, cool ensemble.

TOMORROWLAND Trench Coat / TOMORROWLAND Awning-Striped Blouse / THE ROW Ashland Jeans / FONTANA MILANO 1915 Tum Tum Lady Tote / FONTANA MILANO 1915 Studded Pochette Clutch / NICHOLAS KIRKWOOD Maeva Ankle-Strap Sandals

Day To Night Shoe Swap

Flats to heels, heels to flats—weeks on your feet has you swapping footwear like a pro. With endless choices of fanciful styles, the Fashion Month shoe merry-go-round is a welcome opportunity to show off your latest accessory obsession 24-hours a day.

Similar BARNEYS NEW YORK Turtleneck / Similar 3×1 Straight Crop Jeans / MAISON MARGIELA Clutch / MIU MIU Pearl & Stud-Embellished Velvet Slide Sandals / GIANVITO ROSSI Caged Lace-Up Sandals

Ready for Takeoff

The Row cashmere, Nili Lotan boyfriend jeans, and Common Projects sneakers make for an ensemble that withstands the test of in-flight time. Bring a Ghurka bag for carry-on essentials (like Nannette de Gaspé dry masques) and you’ve got yourself a final look made equally for speeding down the runway or jetway.

THE ROW Fontaine Rib-Knit Cashmere Sweater / HELMUT LANG Suede Button-Front Shirt / OLIVER PEOPLES Sayer Sunglasses / COMMON PROJECTS Achilles Low-Top Sneakers / NILI LOTAN Boyfriend Jeans / GHURKA Smyth II Medium Tote Bag

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