The time between seasons is undoubtedly tricky, particularly the shopping period from June to August. Just when you’ve hit your summer stride, it comes time to think towards fall’s best, and the larger-than-life trends often feel difficult to approach. Fortunately for 2017, versatile pieces abound (thanks to pre-fall collections) that can be easily incorporated into your wardrobe—from punchy hues to fresh silhouettes to nuanced accessories. Get your preview here, and shop our edit of pieces (which you can start wearing now!) guaranteed to keep you ahead of the fashion curve this year.
Pre-Fall 2017 Trends
In collections across the board, punchy red is positioned as the It color of the season. The shade appears in everything from head-turning frocks to sporty jackets.
Utilitarian wares get an upgrade via clean, crisp silhouettes with a feminine twist. Everything from dresses to outerwear adopt these streamlined and elevated shapes.
High-neck blouses, military-inspired trims and tough accents revamp the Victorian look from old-world to edgy.
The boudoir phenomenon continues with a menswear touch, as one-shoulder shirting, stripes and piping detail pave the way.
Classic pantsuits are boring no more thanks to re-imagined fits from feminine to relaxed.
Move over, mules! The V-neck shoe is the next footwear sensation. Whether it’s a flat or pump, it instantly adds a touch of elegance and interest to any look.