I'm a New Yorker Who Has Tried a Lot of Trends—These 2 Are My Favorite

I'm a New Yorker Who Has Tried a Lot of Trends—These 2 Are My Favorite

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Elaine Davis

The New York City style set is consistently a top-notch resource for fresh sartorial inspiration. After all, New Yorkers are known for that desirable aesthetic that's sleek, comfortable, and easy for those busy lives in the city. Digital content creator Elaine Davis is one of those NYC women that has perfectly mastered that effortless vibe. In fact, she's tested out a lot of trends over the season to narrow down those fresh picks that work with her personal style. There are actually two key trends she considers to be front-runners.

"Knits and faux leather are the two trends that never feel trendy," she said. "I can always count on both when pulling my outfits together during the fall and winter months." If you're looking for inspiration on how to style different knits and faux-leather pieces, Davis shared a range of ideas below that work for her NYC vibe and that could easily work for you, too.

Keep scrolling for more, including shopping recommendations as well.

Knits

Knit Skirt
I'm a New Yorker Who Has Tried a Lot of Trends—These 2 Are My Favorite

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Elaine Davis

"I absolutely love the versatility of a knit skirt. They work so well with my entire wardrobe."

Sweater-Vest
I'm a New Yorker Who Has Tried a Lot of Trends—These 2 Are My Favorite

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Elaine Davis

"A sweater-vest is my new go-to knit. I love dressing them up as a top or wearing them as a layering piece." 

Oversize Knit Sweater
I'm a New Yorker Who Has Tried a Lot of Trends—These 2 Are My Favorite

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Elaine Davis

"An oversize knit sweater will always have my heart."

Faux Leather

Faux-Leather Dress
I'm a New Yorker Who Has Tried a Lot of Trends—These 2 Are My Favorite

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Elaine Davis

"During the holiday season, you'll find me reaching for one of my faux-leather dresses. They're so comfy and chic."

Faux-Leather Trousers
I'm a New Yorker Who Has Tried a Lot of Trends—These 2 Are My Favorite

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Elaine Davis

"I reach for my faux-leather culottes on a regular basis. I'm obsessed with how they look with boots."

Faux-Leather Jacket
I'm a New Yorker Who Has Tried a Lot of Trends—These 2 Are My Favorite

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Elaine Davis

"I'm loving all the faux-leather jacket styles that are currently everywhere. They've great layering options, and some can be worn alone as a top."

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