If ultra-fashionable layered clothing had to be defined with a season, it would be Fall! And what co-exists with layers? Yes, the capsule wardrobe! Which gives you an interesting space to experiment with a ton of styles with seemingly smaller number of items – you can also call these capsule elements a little favoured-one than others! But when you actually work on making a capsule wardrobe, you can’t just get away without stacking up more than enough clothes. To make a utilitarian capsule wardrobe, there are specific items that are a must, and you probably know about them, that is cardigans, jackets, boots, etc, but what makes your wardrobe ‘the 2019-special Fall wardrobe’? Well, that’s what we’re here for. Step up your fall wardrobe game by adding these trend essential items, and before you know it, you’ll be transitioning into the season in the trendiest way possible.
A Bright Hued Blazer
Fall is usually a season with subtle hues, less glam, and more minimalism, but every year we’re seeing trends that defy this notion, and one of those is wearing typically bright coloured outerwear such as neon orange, sky blue, and hot pink.
IFM Recommends: Adeam’s Single-Breasted Belted Blazer
With peaked lapels and bright pink hues, this Adeam’s Blazer successfully ticks the trendlist. Made from Cupro and Rayon the blazer snugly fits you with a belted waist and the flashy colour cuts down the fall hues, making you look unique and at the same time, feel cosy. Plus, this can be worn further in winter too.
A Caped Coat
Hear us when we say, capes aren’t just for superheroes anymore – with streamlined silhouettes, cape coats are something that make any outfit a charming one. Available in various sizes, cape coats really catch on to the fall vibes, and are a real time saver when you want to run quick errands in a fashionable way. Just throw a cape coat and off you go!
IFM Recommends: Valentino’s V Logo Cape
Meticulously crafted in Italy, this Valentino cape coat will be the chicest winter item in your closet. Classy yet casual the virgin wool-cashmere blend piece will keep you stay warm even on extremely chilly nights. It can be worn over a simple silk shirt and trouser for the autumn to winter look.
Square Toe Heels
Can there be enough talking about the revival of square-toe footwear this year? One of the fastest trend to grow and adored this year, it's definitely a must in your capsule wardrobe. Not only are they style-forward but extremely comfortable too!
IFM Recommends: Gucci’s Tiger Head Mules
A uniquely stylish piece, these Gucci heels make up for a distinguished look and scream for attention with its light gold-tone tiger head embellishment. Made from authentic black calf leather in finest Italian craftsmanship the heels look fabulous whether you wear it with formal or casual wear.
A Mini Party Dress
Well, if its fall there are going to be fall parties with mellow music, beautiful sunsets, a glass of wine, and your favourite party dresses. But this year’s Fall party dress is the mini dress. Also, because extravagance is a key feature this Fall, so you might want to get a hold of a couple of sparkly party dresses that work with different accessories and for all occasions, be it the cocktail party or a friends’ get-together.
IFM Recommends: Cushnie’s Single Sleeve Dress
If owning a silk dress isn’t already mandatory for you, we’re sure this pure silk plum dress will convince you – with a cowl neck to show just the right amount of skin and a body-hugging silhouette, this open back dress is sure to get the limelight of the party.
A Sexy Pair Of Tights
If something can make your legs looks sexier than they already are, it is tights. Matching your favourite minis with the best of hosiery will get you the perfect fall look this season and might we add, they look immensely appealing when a trench coat is thrown into the mix.
IFM Recommends: Gucci’s Floral Lace Tights
Dipped in a beautiful deep shade of scarlet, these tights will aid all the short dresses you own. From the AW19 collection, its bands have contrasting secure waistband, a detail that is based on their early sportswear design.
A Pair of Leather Trousers
Leather is quite seen as a Fall fabric but why just go for leather jackets? A neutral shade of leather trousers goes a long way when you want to create multiple polished looks. Be it a random stroll on the street or an official meeting, leather trousers make an impression well-noticeable.
IFM Recommends: Zimmerman’s Tapered Leather Trousers
With a tie waist and tapered leg, these Zimmerman beige trousers can be styled in so many different ways, that you’d lose a count. You could pair this with boots, sweaters, shirts, crop tops, and almost anything.
Chain link necklaces are one of the explosive trends that we saw this season – from being nowhere in sight to being wrapped around every celebrity’s neck – they are every fashion enthusiast’s staple piece of jewelry. It is safe to say that they’ll be in vogue for quite some time, which is why you definitely need a basic chain-link in your wardrobe – unimaginably versatile as it is, the item can be worn with dresses, suits, turtlenecks, you name it.
IFM Recommends: Bottega Veneta’s Geometric Pendants Necklace
Bottega is excellent with combining multiple styles with chain-links – with geometric ends mixed, the creation at hand is quite modish. In no time, this gold-plated brass necklace would be your favourite thing for backless tops and dresses.
Making a massive comeback this year, along with the Bougie girl style, pleated skirts turned from once in a while item to a major everyday wear. With huge brands stockpiling on the style, pleated skirts are definitely a staple piece in any fashionista’s wardrobe from here on.
IFM Recommends: Fendi’s Sunray Pleated Skirt
With a steel blue hue, this cotton-blend Fendi skirt is a piece that is subtly unique and fresh to the eye. Crafted with sunray pleats, the skirt portrays sophisticated fashion that is also twirl-worthy.
A Handy Croc Bag
When you’re planning out a capsule wardrobe, all items are essential which definitely includes handbag. This time, croc handbags have become the ‘bag of the season’ with fashion bloggers going crazy over it.
IFM Recommends: Nico Giani’s Cerea Mini Croc-Effect Leather Box Bag
With orange and black chain link accents and smooth leather rims, this bag is extremely classy due to its retro finish. Moreover, the acrylic tortoiseshell-effect on the straps makes the bag even more attractive, making you want to grab this every time you walk out.
Try making a capsule wardrobe for yourself and tell us what do you think is the major difference between the last year’s and this year’s Fall wardrobe?