Say goodbye to Hot Girl Summer, and hello to Cozy Girl Fall. There’s something about slipping into oversized jackets and sipping hot cider that makes me look forward to the upcoming season.
The Fall/Winter 2023 runways have made several headlines with the upcoming styles to look out for, but a few trends in particular have caught our eyes: low waist baggy jeans, tailored black coats, dramatic scarves, just to name a few.
We’ve also rounded up a few links for each trend to help you effortlessly elevate your fashion game this season!
Oversized Leather Jackets
Saint Laurent’s Fall/Winter 2023 runway, curated by Creative Director Anthony Vaccarello, showcases oversized and big-shoulder leather jackets. These pieces stand as timeless staples, adaptable to various looks and occasions, as they can be effortlessly layered over thick sweaters to combat the cold or paired with dresses to add a touch of edginess.
- Lamarque “Dylan” Cropped Biker Jacket
- Norma Kamali Oversized Single-Breasted Jacket
- Pixie Market Oversized Bomber Jacket
- Stradivarius Faded Faux Leather Aviator Jacket
- Topshop Faux Leather Biker Jacket
Low-Waist Baggy Jeans
A standout on the Alaïa runway undoubtedly belongs to the dramatic balloon-shaped denim jeans. However, for a more practical day-to-day appeal, a pair of low-waisted baggy jeans will give off a similar look. We will no longer have to unbutton our skinny jeans while we’re eating, now that baggy jeans are back in! The fusion of style and comfort proves that even the most daring trends can find place in everyone’s wardrobes.
- Agolde Low-Rise Baggy Jeans
- Madewell Curvy Low-Rise Baggy Straight Jeans
- Stradivarius Blue Baggy Jeans
- Levi’s Ripped Baggy Dad Jeans
- GRLFRND Blue “Lara” Jeans
Tailored Black Coat
When it comes to tailored outerwear, the Max Mara runway never disappoints. Their tailored coats emerge as the ultimate outfit enhancers, effortlessly tying together any ensemble. Whether it’s an occasion such as an office gathering or simply having a casual stroll downtown, these coats are as versatile as it gets. Serving as a prime wardrobe staple, it is definitely a worthwhile investment for those seeking both style and warmth year after year.
- Max Mara Wool Coat
- Mango Tailored Wool Coat
- All Saints Wool Cashmere Blend Coat
- Topshop Double- Breasted Long Coat
The dramatic scarf trend has made a bold return, showcasing its lasting appeal. Burberry’s debut collection under Daniel Lee’s creative direction proves this point emphatically. The iconic Burberry check takes center stage in vibrant primary hues like yellow, blue, and red, with the standout piece being the exceptionally dramatic yellow check scarf enveloping an identical printed ensemble underneath. Beyond its stylish allure, this trend proves practical in its ability to keep both face and neck warm, making it a seamless blend of fashion and function.
- Jacquemus L’écharpe Logo-intarsia Wool Scarf
- Acne Studios Vally Plaid Mohair Scarf
- Club Monaco Houndstooth Hooded Scarf
- Madewell Oversized Scarf
Who said you needed to work in an office to dress like a corporate girly? The trend revolves around the structured allure of boxy, oversized blazers paired with a choice of either shorter bottoms or relaxed, baggy trousers. This fusion of professional and casual styles offers a refreshing take on empowerment and versatility, proving that the “corporate girl” look is a statement for everyone!
- Banana Republic Relaxed Linen Blazer and Wide-Leg Pants
- Generation Love Crop Jacket and Mini Skirt
- Reformation “Robbie” Linen Two Piece
- Abercrombie & Fitch tailored Relaxed Straight Pant and Vest
Daniel Lee’s transformation of Burberry into a punk-infused direction has ignited a wave of excitement. Among the notable shifts, floral patterns emerge, seamlessly intertwined with a subtle gothic edge through darker hues. This strategic approach not only makes it more a wearable trend, but it also tempers the traditionally bold and colorful prints. Lee’s artful execution resonates, offering a versatile way to embrace florals without sacrificing the edge that defines Burberry’s new punk-inspired aesthetic.
- Monki Jacquard babydoll dress
- Sister Jane Margot Floral Jacquard Bubble Mini Dress
- Free People Black Mesh “Jolie” Top
- Topshop Flower Jacquard Maxi Skirt
- Nookie “Heaven” Floral Pants
As we immerse ourselves in the captivating world of fashion trends, it’s worth remembering that fashion is ever-evolving. While these trends may take center stage now, they’re destined to be replaced by new inspirations in the future. If you’re a fan of sustainable and unique fashion, don’t forget to explore second-hand options. For those seeking further style inspiration, be sure to explore our Jennifer Lawrence style steal post. Happy styling!
Sabrina is currently in university and studying in the HR program. In her free time, you will most likely find her at the gym, boxing, at a coffee shop, or hanging out with her dog, Suga.