Fall 2014 Runway Report

Move into fall with a sublime selection of trends to seamlessly transition your wardrobe from season to season.

 

Serious Shine: Turn up the lights and let 'er sparkle

[1] Unleash your inner rocker with a skinny metallic jean. J Brand jeans available at Vie, Ladue, 314.997.0124. [2] Wrist candy with an edge. Bangle available at Paperdolls, Kirkwood, 314.965.3655. [3] Perk up your party dress with mirrored sequins that will have you ready to hit the dance floor. Tony Bowls dress available at The Vault by Women’s Closet Exchange, Brentwood, 314.736.6511. [4] Upgrade your basic tee with sequins aplenty in a trendy pattern. Alive + Olivia shirt available at The Vault by Women’s Closet Exchange, Brentwood, 314.736.6511. [5] Basics are better with a little sequin. Rachel Zoe cardigan available at Vie, Ladue, 314.997.0124. [6] Keep your carry-all chic, sleek and sparkly. Jimmy Choo clutch available at Saks Fifth Avenue, Plaza Frontenac, 314.567.9200.

[7] Add some sparkle to your ‘do. Deepa Gurnani headbands available at Vie, Ladue, 314.997.0124. [8] A metallic version of the classic ballet flat gives a whole new meaning to the term “twinkle toes.” Saint Laurent flats available at Neiman Marcus, Plaza Frontenac, 314.567.9811. [9] Look pretty in pink—as long as it's metallic. Alice + Olivia dress available at Saks Fifth Avenue, Plaza
Frontenac, 314.567.9200. [10] Shift toward the shift coat to channel your inner Jackie O. Banana Republic jacket available at The Vault by Women’s Closet Exchange, Brentwood, 314.736.6511. [11] Warning: These earrings pack in so much bling, you may want to wear sunglasses. Miguel Ases earrings available at Vie, Ladue, 314.997.0124.

Terrific Toppers: Whether wrap, robe, trench or swing, it’s all about the coat this season.

[12] Nothing goes better with the right coat than a fabulous felted fall hat. Eugenia Kim hat available at Neiman Marcus, Plaza Frontenac, 314.567.9811. [13] Heather grey is the perfect neutral, and wool is warm to boot. Vince coat available at Saks Fifth Avenue, Plaza Frontenac, 314.567.9200. [14] Black-and-white prints with just a pop of color add an edge to the usual seasonal necessity. Etro coat available at Neiman Marcus, Plaza Frontenac, 314.567.9811. [15] Comfortable and casual, the suede bootie is a definite go-to and will ensure your outerwear look is polished from head to toe. Saint Laurent bootie available at Saks Fifth Avenue, Plaza Frontenac, 314.567.9200. [16] You'll never get a “bad wrap” spoting this coat—easy, practical and stylish. Donna Karen Modern Icons coat available at Saks Fifth Avenue, Plaza Frontenac, 314.567.9200. [17] Update the classic trench with textures like tweed and houndstooth. Rachel Zoe coat available at Vie, Ladue, 314.997.0124.

RETRO GLAM: Channel your inner Twiggy with chic ’60s-inspired shapes and shifts.

[18] Sleek and structured, a fabulous vintage bag makes your look instantly more mod. Louis Vuitton handbag available at The Vault by Women’s Closet Exchange, Brentwood, 314.736.6511. [19] Fun flats add some pep to your step. Sophia Webster flats available at Saks Fifth Avenue, Plaza Frontenac,  314.567.9200. [20] Channel your inner disco diva with a drop earring in a rich jewel tone. Roni Blanshay earrings available at Vie, Ladue, 314.997.0124. [21] Like Heather Graham in “Austin Powers,” there’s nothing more “’60s sex kitten” than a sassy mini. International Concepts dress available at The Vault by Women’s Closet Exchange, Brentwood, 314.736.6511. [22] Eternally retro, the shift dress looks even better dripping in color. Diane von Fürstenberg dress available at Saks Fifth Avenue, Plaza Frontenac, 314.567.9200. [23] Chic cutouts and textures instantly modernize the classic shift dress. Quinn dress available at The Clover, Webster Groves, 314.467.0436.

PRINTS CHARMING: Pump up your basics with bold doodles and graphics.

[24] The hat-lover’s must-have of the season is a preppy printed five-panel—the mature ode to classic streetwear. Benny Gold hat available at SwedLife, The Loop, 314.932.5102. [25] Let your shirt do the talking. Mishka shirt available at SwedLife, The Loop, 314.932.5102. [26] For the stylish set, printed denim is a must. Versace jeans available at Saks Fifth Avenue, Plaza Frontenac, 314.567.9200. [27]  Pair heavy prints with jackets, sweaters and neutral trousers to ensure the print is the main attraction. Moods of Norway shirt available at 10denza, Central West End, 314.361.1010. [28] Socks with sass are the perfect mate to your cuffed, slim-leg trousers and a great loafer. Anonymous Ism socks available at East + West, Kirkwood, 314.835.1419. [29] Boring belts, no more; hit the streets with options that are as stylish as they are practical. Smathers & Branson belt available at Mister Guy, Ladue, 314.692.2003. [30] Not your average tie, a poppy print even has your professional attire ready to set sail. Robert Talbott tie available at Mister Guy, Ladue, 314.692.2003.

QUILTING COOL: Grandma’s post-church hobby becomes your hottest fall trend.

[31] “Orange” you happy you found these kicks? Gucci sneakers available at Neiman Marcus, Plaza Frontenac, 314.567.9811. [32] The ultimate layering piece gets an upgrade. Huf reversible vest available at SwedLife, The Loop, 314.932.5102. [33]  Burgundy is a fresher alternative to basic brown. Peter Millar vest available at Neiman Marcus, Plaza Frontenac, 314.567.9811. [34] Because every guy needs a suede sneaker. Del Toro sneakers available at Saks Fifth Avenue, Plaza Frontenac, 314.567.9200. [35] A  transitional and seasonless jacket is a year-round must-have. Michael Kors jacket available at Saks Fifth Avenue, Plaza Frontenac, 314.567.9200. [36] Nothing beats stylish details in unexpected places. Huf hat available at SwedLife, The Loop, 314.932.5102.

 

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