The Fall Trends To Buy Now (Before They Sell Out)


With an abundance of new trends in sight for fall, filtering down shopping lists to the most essential can prove trying. Though we fully support responsible spending habits, we’re also privy to the fact that designer urges strike, leading to one or two (or five!) indulgent purchases for the season. And when it comes to luxury items, we thought who better to shed light on the trends worth spending on for fall than the buyers at Moda Operandi? From must-have shoes and handbags to the jewelry and apparel guaranteed to dominate, ahead, the top five trends worth splurging on in the coming months.

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Major Fall Buys


"Victorian has the expectation of feeling very formal, but this season's pieces it is almost the opposite. I love a brocade bustier over a white T-shirt or a velvet choker for day." —Elizabeth Leventhal, GMM, Boutique at Moda Operandi

Sorbo Mini Dress



Lace Detailed Sweater


Oscar de la Renta

Jacquard Lurex Boot


Dolce & Gabbana

Udell Sheer Floral Blouse


Isabel Marant

Berenice Floral Jacquard Bustier


Brock Collection


"Simple and chic. A mule is great to debut now with a slip dress and can easily transition into fall." —Chloe Sippe, GMM, Non-Apparel at Moda Operandi

Suede Mule


Mansur Gavriel

Sabot Two-Toned Slides



Leblon Mules


Mari Giudicelli

Janelle Buckle Mule




"Fall is very much about texture for me. Velvet was a staple on the fall runways and I am absolutely hooked, take it at your leisure, there are options from a loafer to a cocktail dress for the evening." —Elizabeth Leventhal

Deep V Velvet and Lace Midi Dress


Philosophy Di Lorenzo Serafini

Le Mod Velvet Blazer


Frame Denim

Red Velvet Margot Pump


Tabitha Simmons

14K Yellow Gold Diamond And Malachite Ball Choker



Top-Handle Bags

"A top-handle bag used to feel very formal to me, but this season there are lots of options with a more modern take on the classic." —Chloe Sippe

Sommet Handbag



Lizard Skin Mini Bag


Dolce & Gabbana

Benchley Saffiano Leather Bag


Mark Cross

Hava Suede Top Handle Bag


Proenza Schouler

Sun Bag


Mansur Gavriel

Daytime Hero Jewelry

"A statement pair of earrings or a choker is an easy way to make major impact with very little effort." —Chloe Sippe

Single Stone Earrings


Proenza Schouler

Double Ball Earrings



Small Hook Earring


Charlotte Chesnais

18K White Gold Diamond Drop Choker


Jack Vartanian