Fall/winter features a method of unavowed up, even as you are enjoying those last beach days and poolside chill sessions. Suddenly, the frantic explore for a cute winter jacket or combine of snow boots results in some unfortunate unpunctual purchases. All that ends today. Snap out of summer mode for a brief minute and brush up on the fall fashion trends. Start adding these items to your wishlist and you may be sooner than the game.
With the calendar formally currently in season mode, the sun’s occasional look in the week has done very little to mask the contemporary chill within the air. And while we don’t always relish in cold weather, the excuse to ditch our floaty dresses for a trench coat and boots has been a real revelation. From OTT prints – think clashing checks, unapologetic florals and argyle knits – to blinding sparkle, fancy puffers and seemingly endless ruffles, you may well need to gear yourself – and your wardrobe – up for what looks set to be a seriously sassy season. So amidst the fashion week madness, which trends look set to *actually* prevail this season? Scroll down to get up to speed with what we’ll all be wearing now that autumn has finally arrived, and shop the trends.