6 Ways To Get A Jumpstart On Fall Trends

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It's around this time of the summer that Pre-Fall and Fall collections start to edge their way into stores. For those of you who're eager to bust out these new finds, we're showing how to style them for summer and fall to justify your (very laudable) impulse to stay ahead of the fashion pack. Shop away!

A Moody Maxi: Styled For Summer

A maxidress in a somber palette feels fresh amidst a sea of sun-bleached florals. Pair yours with a headscarf, raffia pouch and flat sandals for outdoor cocktails.

Rachel Zoe, Annabel Metallic Floral Fil Coupe Maxi Dress $595

Printed Turban Headscarf



ILIA Illuminator



Holly Ryan Wabi Sabi Wavee 18K Gold-Plated Sapphire Necklace


Moda Operandi

Ancient Greek Sandals Eleftheria Sequined Leather Sandals



Mar Y Sol Mia Pouch


Banana Republic

A Moody Maxi: Styled For Fall

Toughen-up the feminine silhouette with flat boots and a chain-link bag. Stay cozy by adding an oversized knit and a tailored top coat.

Rachel Zoe, Annabel Metallic Floral Fil Coupe Maxi Dress $595

Givenchy Infinity Chain-Trimmed Leather Shoulder Bag



Wool-Blend Coat


See by Chloe

Nili Lotan Lee Chunky-Knit Turtleneck Sweater


Moda Operandi

Pinnacle Riding Boot


Spring Step

A Statement Blazer: Styled For Summer

Embrace menswear for evening by wearing this muted sequin blazer alone with silk shorts and Studio-54 inspired heels.

Rixey Fluid Sequin Blazer, Rachel Zoe $425

Liebeskind Marylou Genuine Sheepskin Clutch



LAGOS ‘Luna’ Pearl Pendant Necklace



Dinah Blue Dot Silk Shorts



Tabitha Simmons Kali Pleated Leather Sandals


Call It Spring

A Statement Blazer: Styled For Fall

Add a little spunk to a preppy ensemble like straight-leg denim, a boyfriend shirt and a cashmere sweater by topping it with this shimmering alternative to a schoolboy blazer.

Rixey Fluid Sequin Blazer, Rachel Zoe $425

Christian Louboutin Decoltish 85 Suede Pumps



Straight Leg Jeans



Wool Cashmere Slim Crewneck Sweater



Women’s Tall Button Up White Shirt


Circle Park

A Demure Midi Dress: Styled For Summer

A navy dress is the perfect summer wedding-guest investment because you'll be able to wear it year round with just a little creative styling. Play it up for summer with vibrant accessories.

Poppy Off-The-Shoulder Garden Floral Lace Midi Dress, Rachel Zoe $495

Nannacay Carmen Earrings


Moda Operandi

Xiomy Clutch


Sophie Anderson

Vince Camuto Stellima Tassel Sandal



A Demure Midi Dress: Style For Fall

Layer the dress over a thin turtleneck and buttery suede boots. Finish with statement earrings and a fringed cardigan.

Poppy Off-The-Shoulder Garden Floral Lace Midi Dress, Rachel Zoe $495

Saint Laurent Meurice Suede Boots


Saks Fifth Avenue

Ulla Johnson Arrossa Fringe Cardigan


Moda Operandi

Josephine Hoop Earrings



3.1 Phillip Lim Metallic Ribbed-Knit Turtleneck Sweater