Splurge or Save: Fall/Winter Trends

Posted on November 1, 2018

Our team works hard all year long scouting the latest and greatest trends for each new season. Back in September, we shared our seasonal trend blog, where we discussed the hottest trends for Fall/Winter 2018. In the blog, our stylists broke down the most popular and fashionable trends for this years’ cold weather months.

Style for Every Budget

Now that we are half-way through fall, it’s time to give your wardrobe a refresh! Adding new pieces to the wardrobe allows you to work with the items you already own in new ways. We understand that not everyone has an unlimited shopping budget, that’s why we have created an easy guide to help you shop for some of these hot trends without breaking the bank.

Whether you opt to SPLURGE or SAVE – these items are sure to turn heads and help you look chic and stylish. We found tons of designer dupes and high-end designer markdowns for you to shop. Now you can *add it to the cart* without any guilt! It’s the right time to treat yourself, before you start treating everyone else this holiday season.

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Animal Print

Animal Print has been a huge trend this season. All types of clothing, shoes and accessories from both high-end and low-end designers have featured these wild prints. Check out the amazing deals we found on these animal print sweaters, tops, bags and shoes! Need more animal print inspiration to shop? Check out our Animal Print Style Board .

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Sweater: Forte Forte – Savana Jacquard Animal Print Sweater $995.00Shop Here
Top: Saint Laurent – Tie-Neck Chiffon Blouse $1,990.00Shop Here
Bootie: Christian Louboutin – Moulamax Fur Red Sole Booties $1,145.00Shop Here
Handbag: Saint Laurent – Kate Monogram Small Leopard-Print Crossbody $1,850.00Shop Here


Sweater: BP. – Longline Leopard Jacquard Cardigan $65.00Shop Here
Top: Paige – Cleobelle Leopard Print Tie-Neck Blouse $160.30Shop Here
Bootie: Marc Fisher LTD – Ulanily Pointy Toe Bootie $199.95Shop Here
Handbag: Nordstrom – Genuine Calf Hair Clutch $99.00Shop Here

Extra! Extra!

Sparkles, sequin, fur, feathers and any kind of glimmer or shimmer is IN. There is nothing wrong with being a little ‘extra’, especially this season. You can dress this eye-catching trend up or down depending on the occasion. This season, the more the better! Looking for more? Check out our 3D Luxury Style Board.

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Sequin Jumpsuit: Alexis – Carleen Sequin Stapless Wide-Leg Jumpsuit $764.00Shop Here
Sequin Pullover: Tom Ford – Crewneck Long-Sleeve Sequin Sweatshirt $3,990.00Shop Here
Furry Mules: Gucci – ‘Princetown’ Genuine Shearling Loafer Mule $995.00Shop Here
Glitter Boots: Mansur Gavriel – Glitter 65mm Ankle Booties $750.00Shop Here


Sequin Jumpsuit: Aidan Mattox – Sequin Spaghetti Strap Blouson Jumpsuit $221.00Shop Here
Sequin Pullover: Sanctuary – Last Dance Sequin Sweatshirt $99.00Shop Here
Furry Mules: BP. – Morgan Mule $39.90Shop Here
Glitter Boots: 1901 – Whitaker Bootie $129.95Shop Here


Velvet, in our opinion, never goes out of style. However, in stores and runways, velvet is having a big year. Like animal print, this trending fabric is being seen on all types of clothing and accessories. Check out the amazing deals we found for items in this luxurious fabric. Our Velvet Style Board is always there for more shopping links and style inspiration.

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Velvet Jean: J Brand – 815 Mid-Rise Velvet Skinny Jean $248.00Shop Here
Velvet Blazer: Lafayette 148  New York – Cecily Open-Front Velvet Jacket $523.60Shop Here
Velvet Handbag: Gucci – GG Marmont Medium Quilted Shoulder Bag $1,980.00Shop Here
Velvet Loafer: Gucci – 10mm New Jordan Velvet Loafer $695.00Shop Here


Velvet Jean: Blank NYC – Raven Feather Velvet Skinny Pants $48.30Shop Here 
Velvet Blazer: Bishop + Young – Ruched Sleeve Velvet Blazer $120.00Shop Here
Velvet Handbag: Steve Madden – Velvet Crossbody Bag $58.00Shop Here
Velvet Loafer: Sam Edelman – Lior Loafer $119.95-$139.95Shop Here


Leather is another huge fabric trend for Fall and Winter. Whether you pick matte or patent finish – dress yourself head-to-toe in this trendy fabric. We love the look of a chic pair of leather leggings, can you believe the amazing price we found for these?

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Leather Leggings: Brunello Cucinelli – High-Waist Side-Zip Lamb Leather Leggings $2,995.00Shop Here 
Leather Tote: Saint Laurent – Toy Leather Tote Bag $995.00Shop Here
Leather Jacket: Brunello Cucinelli – Shawl-Collar One-Button Leather Blazer $6,995.00Shop Here
Leather Knee-Highs: Prada – Slouch Tall Boot $1,400.00Shop Here


Leather Leggings: Splendid – Faux Leather Pull-On Leggings $68.80Shop Here
Leather Tote: Topshop – Sallie Tortoiseshell Handle Tote Bag $48.00Shop Here
Leather Jacket: Bernardo – Leather Moto Jacket $259.90Shop Here
Leather Knee-Highs: Steve Madden – Devine Over-the-Knee Boot $99.95Shop Here

Winter White

This season, it’s all white everything. Whites have been trendy the last two winter seasons, but this season even more so. The best news of all? Any Winter Whites you buy now, you’ll be able to transition into Spring. Even more bang for your buck! Look at these amazing steals we found.

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White Handbag: Valentino – VLTN Spike It Shoulder Bag $2,995.00Shop Here
White Bootie: The Row – Gloria Leather 100mm Booties $1,250.00Shop Here
White Sweater: Milly – Puffsleeve Ribbed Cashmere Turtleneck $276.50Shop Here
White Pants: Loro Piana – Adam High-Waist Wide-Leg Silk Pants $1,700.00Shop Here


White Handbag: Topshop – Betty Ball-Stud Faux-Leather Crossbody $31.20Shop Here
White Bootie: Leith – Macee Bootie $99.95 – Shop Here
White Sweater: Halogen – Sheer Sleeve Turtleneck $69.00Shop Here
White Pants: Something Navy – Pleated Wide-Leg Trousers $89.00Shop Here 

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