Embellish your winter outfits with these trendy and fashionable accessories while staying warm. Taking inspiration from the iconic looks from Fall/Winter 2020 fashion shows, here are a few items that can vamp up your current wardrobe but are much more affordable.
Of course, things like boots and jewelry will undoubtedly require considerable investments. However, here we have made sure to include investment items that have a sense of classic beauty and can be worn for numerous seasons to come.
Seen across fashion shows for Dior, Balmain, and Chanel, gold jewelry has announced itself to be one of the major trends for this fall and winter season. This gold jewelry from Reformation are made by Kenyan artisans and “promotes artisan innovation + entrepreneurship. They offer a simple and elegant gold element that is well suited for everyday wear.
Another major trend for this fall and winter season is fringe. This can be seen particularly well in Prada’s fashion show for the season. While there are many purchase-able accessory options like this one from Etsy, this is a trend that one can easily follow through DIY tutorials. Many are available on Youtube and Pinterest. This is a considerably affordable option for budget-conscious fashionistas.
As mentioned by WWD’s article on winter fashion trends, Dior is ready to push its monogrammed silk scarves and bandanas into the Instagram world of youthful style. For an even more unique way to follow the silk bandana trend, consider these zodiac scarves from Zara. They offer beautifully designed icons that can feel customized as you chose the scarf that matches your birth sign.
When it comes to winter fashion, it is always important to keep in mind the functional aspects of one’s accessories. This simple wool scarf is a great option for those who want to stay warm. It is also great for those who prefer lighter tones and minimalist styles. Coordinate with other beige and nude tones for a look fully inspired by the Chloe Fall/Winter 2020 Fashion show.
Of course, scarf purchases are a great opportunity to support local and small businesses. This crocheted fringed scarf found on Etsy has a handmade feeling that is easy to love. The color and pattern are beautifully unique and will set you apart from your other fashionable peers.
For the ideal trendy footwear, black boots and booties are essential. This is lucky as many will surely have a sturdy pair in their closet already. They are also great for staying fashionable while protecting yourself from possible snow and sleet this winter. The two options above are great for the ethical fashionista. It is worth choosing mindfully for shoes that you will likely wear for a long time. Luckily, there is a great store called Mooshoes that can help New Yorkers find ideal eco-conscious and vegan shoes.
From looking further into fashion shows for Prada and Chloe, having the right set of socks and tights seems to be a crucial part of coordinating one’s winter 2020 outfits. The ribbed pattern of these basic socks from Organic Basics is helpful in giving simple items like these a feminine touch. They are made from breathable, organic cotton so you will feel good about wearing them in thick boots.
Taking Inspiration and Making it Work for You
While admiring the fashion seen on runways and in high-end collections, one can easily feel intimidated and separate from the extravagant garments and accessories worn by models. However, it is important to know that with creativity one can modify the things they love on the runway to suit personal tastes and budget.