The Top 5 Trends to Invest In Now, According to a Fashion Blogger

Weekends are made for shopping, so to give you some direction in what to look for when you have 1800 tabs open on your iPad this weekend (what, just us?), we asked Nadia Fairfax, fashion blogger and face of Rebecca Vallance's A/W 16 campaign, what she thinks are the top trends to invest in for autumn. And with a new season days away, it’s the best time to start an ‘Outfit Ideas’ Pinterest board and set the tone for the months ahead.

Keep scrolling to see the five trends to try now and then shop some pieces if you’re feeling inspired.

1. Long Lines

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Michelle Tran

Pictured: Rebecca Vallance Maggie May Cutaway Jumpsuit ($479)

"Floor-length palazzo pants, ankle-length dresses, coats that cover-all. For me this season is all about lengthening my limbs and covering up."

2. Rich Colours

Photo:

Michelle Tran

Pictured: Rebecca Vallance Satisfaction Moto Jacket ($899).

"Deep hues (like plum and navy) are not only versatile, but incredibly flattering without having to wear black all the time." 

3. Bold Prints

Photo:

Michelle Tran

Pictured: Rebecca Vallance dress.

"Crazy prints let you express yourself. Whether it’s floral or abstract, there is something that just grabs your attention when a women wears prints. This season I am going to mix it up and clash prints."

4. Feminine Dresses

Photo:

Michelle Tran

Pictured: Rebecca Vallance Ring My Bell Plunge Midi Dress ($749).

"This is standard for me, add boots and a biker jacket and #BOOM." 

5. Mod Dressing

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Michelle Tran

Pictured: Rebecca Vallance Jane Fonda Laced Leather Dress ($799).

"No explanation needed, just Google Twiggy! Boots and shift dresses are the perfect autumn uniform."

What's on your list to buy for autumn? Let us know in the comments below.

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