I'm a Lifelong New Yorker—These Are the 6 Trends I'm Wearing Over Others


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Elaine Davis has lived in New York City her entire life. Over the years, she’s curated a wardrobe that’s equal parts fashionable and easy for her on-the-go lifestyle. Given her sartorial expertise, we’re always intrigued by the new pieces she’s loving. And that’s what’s coming your way below.

"I must confess. I’m more of a basics and neutrals type of girl, but I also live for an elevated moment,” Davis said. "I love dabbling in the current trends and incorporating unexpected pieces into my daily outfits.” On that note, you’ll find a list and visual references of the six trends Davis is turning to this season. 

Keep scrolling for more, including shopping recommendations if you want to add something fresh to your wardrobe.

Colorful Coats


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"A coat in a pop of color will always brighten up my day. It also takes my simple outfits to the next level.”

Metallic Anything


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"I love metallic anything, and when I got wind of it trending this fall, I couldn’t have been happier.”

Sheer During the Daytime


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"Sheer tops in the day? Yes, please! I make mine a bit more casual by adding a second layer.”



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"Jumpsuits, especially utility jumpsuits, have a special place in my heart. For me, they’re just the quintessential comfy-casual look.”

Furry-Trimmed Jackets


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"Fur-trimmed jackets and coats are everywhere this year, and I’m here for it all.”



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"Sequins are my go-to, whether day or night, during the fall and holiday season.”

Next, check out stylish boots to consider for the season.

Market Director

Bobby Schuessler is a fashion editor with over a decade of editorial experience covering shopping, style, and beauty. He's spent over seven years at Who What Wear, currently leading the market team to deliver highly covetable and convertible content. He creates data-driven shopping guides featuring top retailers like Nordstrom, Shopbop, and Net-a-Porter and is at the forefront of Who What Wear's shopping tentpole strategies, including Amazon Prime Day. He also works on branded content initiatives and appears on camera in video and shopping livestream franchises. He has also worked across a variety of other media brands and fashion retailers like Refinery29, PureWow, Men's Health, and Gilt covering commerce, trend reporting, women's and men's fashion, home, and lifestyle.