Trend Report: Why Everyone Is Going Crazy for Artisanal Designs

On the horizon of every fall season we begin to crave luxe, cozy textures. This time around, we’ve got our sights set on artisanal designs—and we’re not the only ones. We’ve spotted some of our favorite fall runways and street style insiders in tapestry tops, feather-embellished skirts, crocheted gowns, and much more. Scroll down to find out who is going crazy for artisanal designs, and shop the look for yourself!

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    Mirela Foric

    PHOTO: Athens Street Style

    Try a tapestry-print mini with crafty details (like netting) for an intriguing evening look.

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    Altuzarra F/W 14

    EXPLORE: Runway
    PHOTO: Imax Tree

    If you’re in the mood for some serious eye candy, take a gander at Joseph Altuzarra’s fall collection. It’s full of gorgeously crafted tops, skirts, and dresses that feel immensely authentic.

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    Karina Iskakova

    PHOTO: Adam Katz Sinding of Le 21ème

    An eye-catching woven texture is a unique and stylish embellishment. 

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    Christine Centenera

    PHOTO: Adam Katz Sinding of Le 21ème

    We’re never ones to shy away from feathers, especially when they’re shown alongside oversized beads and jewels!

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    Marni F/W 14

    EXPLORE: Street Style

    We’re not sure what it is about feathers, but put them on just about anything and we’re instantly in love.

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    Elena Perminova

    PHOTO: Stockholm Street Style

    Come fall, you’ll want a closet full of gorgeous knits in rich hues.

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    Calvin Klein Collection F/W 14

    EXPLORE: Runway

    One of the biggest trends for fall is knitwear in all forms, which is why we’re still swooning over this collection. 

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    Ursina Gysi

    EXPLORE: Street Style
    PHOTO: Vanessa Jackman

    If you’re going for a head-to-toe artisanal-inspired look, try accessorizing with solid accessories to balance the impact.

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    Rodarte F/W 14

    EXPLORE: Street Style

    We’re dying to get our hands on a multicolored crocheted piece from the Mulleavy sisters’ fall collection.

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    Sofia Sanchez Barrenechea

    PHOTO: Vanessa Jackman

    Experiment with an embroidered matching set featuring faux fur trim.

    Keep scrolling to shop the look!

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    Burberry Bloomsbury Bag ($3695)
    We couldn’t help but fall in love with this shearling patchwork bag.

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    Etoile Isabel Marant Shanon Jacquard-Knit Wool-Blend Poncho ($705)
    Toss this knit over your favorite jeans for an easy on-the-go ensemble.

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    Massimo Dutti Fringed Cape ($380)
    Fringe jackets never go out of style.

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    Burberry Tapestry Peep-Toe Ankle Boots ($995)
    You’ll be street-style bait in these awesome geometric-print booties.

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    Pixie Market Fringe Matching Separates ($109)
    A fashion-forward matching set for under $150? Sold.

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    J.Crew Leather-Trimmed Faux Raffia Sandals ($270)
    Style these raffia sandals with a denim shirt and full midi skirt.

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    Zara Crew-Neck Sweater ($80)
    Cozy up to this chartreuse knit sweater this fall!

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    Proenza Schouler Woven Sandals ($795)
    These heels will serve as the perfect party shoes for months to come.

    Would you try out this trend? Share your thoughts in the comments below!

EXPLORE: Burberry, Etoile Isabel Marant, J.Crew, Massimo Dutti, Pixie Market, Proenza Schouler, Zara, Clothing, minidress, printed dress, dress, woven, Cape, feathers, hat, sweater, Shorts, jean shorts, thigh-high boots, fringe bag, ear cuff, matching set


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