These Are the Pieces Buyers Are Betting On for Fall

We may all be sweltering in the 90-degree summer heat, but fall is in the not-too-distant horizon—and that means one thing: an exciting new-season wardrobe. So what sartorial delights do we have to look forward to once the leaves start turning brown? (A lot, as it happens!) Who better to let us in on the best trends and items to invest in this fall than the buyers of our favorite luxury retailers themselves? From fashion-girl favorite animal print to Western-style cowboy boots, heritage plaid, and the must-have hues of the season, it's time to stock your closet with these trends that are set to be huge for fall. Scroll below for insider intel from some of the most prominent buyers in the fashion world.

Natalie Kingham, fashion and buying director, MATCHESFASHION.COM

Animal Print

Prairie Dresses

Western-Style Boots

Plaid and Check

Ultra-Glamorous Evening Bags

Caroline Maguire, fashion director, Shopbop

Ultraviolet

A Knit You Can't Live Without

Colored Animal Print

Western Cowboy Boots

Rebecca Brewer, senior buyer, FWRD.com

Green

Hands-Free Bags

High Shine

Fuchsia

Luxe Cashmere Knit

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