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4 Styling Tips to Steal from Prada’s Pre-Fall Collection

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Looking for a little wardrobe excitement? Take notes on the key trends in Prada’s pre-fall collection: unexpected leather, bright accessories, tie-neck blouses and statement jackets.

Leather Pieces In Unexpected Colors

The Prada runway was filled with gorgeous leather ready-to-wear pieces - none of which were black! Try to branch out and find leather investment pieces in rich colors like cinnamon, taupe, red and violet.

Leather Biker Jacket

$4,795

Chloé

Leather Pieces In Unexpected Colors

Treat Chloe's bold army green as a neutral and you'll find it works with nearly everything.

Leather Pencil Skirt

$1,690

Reed Krakoff

Leather Pieces In Unexpected Colors

If a black pencil skirt is your unofficial uniform, Reed Krakoff's sky blue pencil skirt could be a necessary wardrobe update.

Leather Leggings

$1,135

Joseph

Leather Pieces In Unexpected Colors

Joseph's salmon leather leggings work with boyfriend sweaters, tunics and longer button down silk blouses.

Bright Accessories

The Prada runway was a mix of subdued neutrals including cinnamon and taupe; paired with bright punches of color in fire-engine red, teal blue and violet. Try mixing vivid accessories with a tan menswear coat or an oatmeal sweater to get the trend in motion.

Blue Suede Platform Pumps

$895

Brian Atwood

Bright Accessories

Use Brian Atwood's Obsession pumps in blue suede to elevate a pair of tan trousers.

Red Leather Bag

$1,965

Givenchy

Bright Accessories

If you have a classic tan trench in your closet, dust it off and pair it with this eccentric red, Givenchy bag.

Faux Fur Scarf

$160

Gebeana

Bright Accessories

The fastest way to add glam to any outfit, is to add a fabulous fur collar or scarf - try this one from Gebeana.

Tie-Neck Blouses

A reoccuring must-have in the Prada show was the tie-neck blouse. Layer it under a blazer, with an oversized cashmere sweater and with skinny jeans ...Either way, this demure piece has a fresh, new attitude this fall.

Black Pussy Tie Blouse

$311

Diane von Furstenberg

Tie-Neck Blouses

The innocence of a tie-neck blouse can easily be leveraged into an edgy look - style it with heavy hardware accessories.

Putty Pussy Tie Blouse

$1,450

Victoria Beckham

Tie-Neck Blouses

Victoria Beckham not only nailed the chic color, but the elegant design of this tie-neck blouse.

Silk Pussy Tie Sleeveless Top

$637

Lanvin

Tie-Neck Blouses

Wear Lanvin's tie-neck blouse under a blazer for work or with an ivory leather jacket for dinner.