The major trends that hit stores and publications each season are also the trends you will see on practically everybody, and if you're a true fashion girl, the idea of looking like everyone else is not necessarily appealing. If you want to start rocking the fall trends that no one is talking about, the ones that will show off your breadth of fashion knowledge like none other, get ready to take note of the under-the-radar themes that got our hearts racing during the F/W 16 shows.
Try to temporarily forget about the velvet, ballerina-inspired, and oversize puffer jacket trends, and make room for furry bags, netting, and a schoolgirl aesthetic that is the definition of kitschy. While some of the trends ahead may require a little confidence to wear, the payoff will be well worth it—a head-turning ensemble that you can guarantee no one will be wearing at the same time as you.
Keep reading to see the under-the-radar fall trends every fashion girl should know about!
Pictured: Coach, Dries Van Noten, Miu Miu
It's the letterman jacket we've always dreamed of.
School is officially back in session.
Let this become your go-to piece for work.
Pictured: Marc Jacobs, Fendi, Christopher Kane
This bag is the perfect size to hold all your necessities.
Can we also have this bag in a coat version? Thanks.
Your fingertips won't be mad about this soft handle.
Pictured: Marques'Almeida, Mulberry, DKNY
Wear this with a choker to feel like the coolest girl in the city.
This fall's version of the classic black ankle boot.
A perfect lightweight jacket to get you through the season.
Pictured: Tommy Hilfiger, Gucci, Rochas
Add a sporty vibe under your boots this fall.
Wear these under your favorite pair of heels to keep your feet simultaneously warm and fashionable.
The glitter on these socks makes them instantly fabulous.
Pictured: MSGM, Ellery, Monse
Show off your fall florals with this scarf.
Make any outfit more elegant with this one piece.
New statement scarf? We'll take 10.
Pictured: Preen, Prada, Brock Collection
Wear this over a loose maxi dress to cinch in your waist.
The best bustier we have seen in a while.