In the ever-evolving world of fashion, staying on-trend is often seen as overwhelming (not to mention harmful to the planet), with styles coming and going like the seasons themselves.
However, there’s something undeniably satisfying about investing in pieces that not only capture the essence of the moment but also promise to stand the test of time. This season, we’re embracing the concept of longevity, focusing on trends that will stand the test of time with elegance and style.
It’s also not always about investing in new items (or preloved) but seeing how easily you can find these pieces already sat in your existing wardrobe. It might just be about pulling them together in a fresh way/‘new’ outfit. Many of the images I've pulled together below to illustrate the trends, are sourced from preloved or vintage shops!
In this blog, we’ll delve into a curated edit of trends that blend contemporary fashion with classic pieces. From the understated allure of “Simple Elegance” to the statement-making power of “Red,” we’ve handpicked these trends to help you refine your wardrobe with pieces that will remain relevant year after year.
Each piece of your signature style should be not just a fleeting fad, but a lasting statement of your personal style.
1. Simple Elegance aka Quiet Luxury
- Emphasis on casual chic with elevated essentials.
- Must-haves include a camel coat, hoodie, and stylishly upgraded jeans.
- Trench coats continue to be a timeless staple.
2. The Perfect Coat
- Invest in a long black coat for a versatile wardrobe addition.
- Trench coats remain a classic choice, offering both style and functionality.
3. Classic White Shirt
- The classic white shirt is back with sharp collars as the standout detail.
- Its timeless appeal ensures it's a wardrobe essential.
4. Suited & Booted
- Blazers, pinstripes, and checks are in, evoking a polished and confident look.
- Incorporate shirt and tie combinations
- Create an hourglass shape with a belt to accentuate the waistline.
- The Trophy Jacket is also having a come back!
5. Winter Florals
- Dark-based florals with a hint of color bring a touch of gothic elegance.
- These florals are perfect for adding a touch of romance to your winter wardrobe.
6. Party Metallics
- Sequins and silver continue to shine, with new coloured metallics adding vibrancy.
- Perfect for adding a touch of glamour to evening wear and special occasions.
7. Red Alert
- Red takes the spotlight as the key colour of the season.
- Its bright and high-impact nature makes it a statement choice.
8. Bright Bags
- Accessorise with bold and bright colour-pop bags to add a playful touch to your outfit.
- These bags are versatile and can add a pop of colour to any look. A good way to dip your toe in the water with new to you colours
By incorporating these trends you can feel relevant and fashionable with items that have long-lasting appeal. If you'd like some more help with nailing your signature style formula and achieving authentic confidence, book in for a Free Style Consultation with me here to find out how I can help you...