Fashion Week creator Miyoshi walks the catwalk at
the kickoff event for the 5th Annual Pittsburgh
Fashion Week, held at Highmark Stadium on Sept.
22, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pa.
ó Ready or not, the calendar is now turned to
youíre eager to embrace autumnís crisp weather, or
would rather cling dearly to summer, there are many ways
to welcome the new season into your sense of style.
Check out this list of things to browse, buy, try and
watch for some fall fashion inspiration:
this!: The fall shopping season is young, but fringe is
one trend that is already blanketing store racks and
windows in a big way. Itís turning up everywhere ó
trimming vests, covering boot cuffs, dressing up bucket
bags, outlining scarves, swinging from skirts,
embellishing bracelets and lots of other places. If youíre
leery of looking too groovy in this í70s-inspired
trend, start simply: A beaded bracelet with a small
fringe tassel, or a fringe lariat necklace, are a couple
of conservative choices before opting for a full-out
to track: While September is the start of fall, the
fashion world is already thinking spring. The marathon
of runway shows and presentations that make up New York
Fashion Week (Sept. 10-17) will preview the collections
for spring/summer 2016 by some of the industryís
leading designers. But the trends wonít be all people
will be talking about. September marks the first time
New York Fashion Week will move downtown to its new home
(or homes, actually) after being booted from Lincoln
Center. Other venues, including Pier 59 Studios in
Chelsea and Milk Studios in the Meatpacking District,
continue to grow the list of designers presenting shows
under their roofs.
short, thereís no shortage of things to check out. If
you canít make it to Manhattan, some of the action
will be streamed online at newyorkfashionweeklive.com.
The official Fashion Week website ó nyfw.com ó also
will debut a mobile app so fashion fans can follow news
and updates almost anywhere. And donít forget about
social media; itís the fastest way to get a
behind-the-scenes look at whatís happening inside the
shows from those who are there. Search the hashtag #NYFW
to get started.
capsule collection to shop: Stock your wardrobe with the
latest from Thakoon Panichgul without spending more than
$200 on any individual piece. Sound impossible? Not in
September, thanks to Kohlís. On Sept. 10, the retail
chain will release its latest limited-edition designer
capsule collection, Thakoon for DesigNation. The
37-piece womenís wear collection is inspired by the
spirit of London and includes classic pieces, such as a
little black skirt or pinstriped shirt, reimagined in
fresh ways with floral pocket details and flattering
tailoring. Shop for it while it lasts in stores or
online at kohls.com.
for men: From style to skincare, the menís market is
booming these day with trends to try and products to
buy. One of the latest bath and body essentials to be
re-engineered with guys in mind is the sonic cleanser.
Clarisonic ($189 at