8 Trends That Aren't Going Away Anytime Soon

The year so far has been choc-a-bloc full of fun trends. We've had the statement sleeves, we've had all the gingham, and we've had a whole lotta red—you get the picture. And though we’re not ready to let a lot of these standout pieces go, we are ready to re-evalute our wardrobes and see how these trends are going to evolve when summer turns to autumn. You can never be too prepared. From the jewellery piece du jour to the colour we'll all still be wearing, there’s something for everyone. 

Scroll down to see your favourite trends that are here to stay - and shop them too. 

Statement Earrings


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S/S 17 Runway: Loewe

The bold earring is evolving. This autumn, its all about taking it back to basics with a statement gold or silver shape. 

Boxy Shoulders


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S/S 17 Runway: Balenciaga

Thanks to exciting collections like Balenciaga, the square shoulder is perhaps the coolest silhouette for 2017. The approachable way to pull it off would be with a cool cropped jacket or blazer.



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S/S 17 Runway: Tibi

Some people doubted if this would catch on - they've been proved wrong. The easiest way to wear a corset is to layer it over a thin piece, like a shirt or button-down.

Loud Stripes


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S/S 17 Runway: Proenza Schouler

Though stripes never really go out of style, the print is making a particular splash this year.



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S/S 17 Runway: Alexander Wang

Though there are some designers who are always drawn to neon shades (we're lookin' at you, Christopher Kane), these hues will be electrifying your wardrobe for months to come.



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S/S 17 Runway: Céline

It's the gift that keeps on giving. Whether your style is feminine or leans more toward the masculine side, there's a piece for everyone.



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S/S 17 Runway: Band of Outsiders

We called this one a while ago: Robe coats are the cool girl's answer to a stuffy peacoat. Try yours for day with a blazer and skirt, or at night with a slip dress and heels.

Statement Sleeves


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S/S 17 Runway: Ellery

Statement sleeves ain't going anywhere. Thank goodness. They're the easiest way to make a...well, statement.

Now that you're up to date on the trends, check out the key pieces that will never, ever go out of fashion. 

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Nicole Kliest
Freelance Contributor

Nicole Kliest is a freelance writer and editor based in New York City who focuses on fashion, travel, food, wine, and pretty much anything else that's amusing to write about. After graduating from Pepperdine University with a bachelor's in journalism and creative writing, she started her career back in 2010 as Who What Wear's photo editor and throughout the last decade has contributed to publications including Fashionista, Harper's Bazaar, Elle, The Zoe Report, PopSugar, Fodor's Travel, and several others. She also copywrites and has worked with clients such as Frame, Sea, 3x1, Intelligentsia, and others to develop brand voices through storytelling and creative marketing. She's very passionate about the ways we can improve our sustainability efforts in the fashion industry as well as cultivating content that's diverse and inclusive of all people. When she's not checking out the latest restaurant opening in her West Village neighborhood or riding her bicycle along the West Side Highway, she can be found scheming her next trip somewhere around the world. (Up next is Vienna.)