Top pre-fall trends to know
Make your transition into the winter months smooth (and so stylish)
The low-down: For Pre-fall 2014, zips, hemlines and cuts all get slashed for an asymmetrical makeover with diagonal lines (think one-shoulder dresses and strategically placed slits and zips).
ELLE loves: JW Anderson’s lopsided minimal number is the right way to have some grown-up fun.
The low-down: Spotted on the runways of several designers including Valentino, Giorgio Armani and Acne Studios, these mannish trousers are to 2014 what birkenstocks were to Spring/Summer 2013.
ELLE loves: Take Proenza Schouler’s leather number from work to play.
The low-down: Chunky knits paired with feminine, flowy skirts. Frumpy and fabulous.
ELLE loves: Antonio Berardi’s cosy update on evening wear.
The low-down: These oversized, slouchy and generously proportioned pants play well into the season’s easy mode.
ELLE loves: Louis Vuitton’s wide cuts make you forget everything you know about structured tailoring.
The low-down: Hip-hop continues to make its mark with this trend. The end result includes sleek and wearable bomber jackets, track pants and sweatshirts.
ELLE loves: Jean Paul Gaultier’s paisley and gold bomber jacket.