Building a Wardrobe: Fall Colors

It’s that time of year again, when the school buses round the corner, leaves start falling from the trees, your social media feed is full of PSL pics (that’s Pumpkin Spiced Lattes for those of you who actually have a life) and my favorite: sweater weather!

Infuse your wardrobe with the hues of the season – Pumpkin, Caramel, Ginger and Copper! Reminiscent of falling leaves on brisk autumn afternoons, these rich colors will bring an edge to a wardrobe filled with neutral tones.

Tonal and Textural

From liquid-like silk blouses to teddy bear soft sweaters, Vince is indulging our tactile and visual senses.  These coppery-hues are so rich and decadent, providing a welcome transition into the fall fashion season.  

Vince Copper Sweatshirt

Casual Chic

Trimmed with toggle-fastening ties, the mock neck pullover has a sport-inspired feel, while still looking polished. This relaxed essential is made from Japanese cotton.  Wear it now with white jeans, and later on with scrunchy boots and cropped culottes.

Regarding wearing white jeans in the fall:  While we have all heard that can’t wear white after Labor Day, that’s not exactly the truth.   According to Habitually Chic, “You can definitely still wear white jeans as long as you pair them with darker colors, heavier fabrics, and leather or suede accessories.”

Marie Claire shares the modern-day “rules” of wearing white after labor day, in the article, “Can White Be Worn After Labor Day?: A Consensus.”

Repeat Cashmere


The crispness in the fall air brings us to my favorite time of the year: SWEATER WEATHER!  And if you are going to invest in a beautiful and luxurious sweater, then cashmere is the way to go!  It’s softness is simply unparalleled.  

one grey day

Geometric Details

Cut-outs aren’t limited to Jack-O-Lanterns this season!  One Grey Day gives us en pointe details with these fun peek a boo details.

Wear It Now, Wear It Later

These caramel colored slacks are the perfect transition piece for Fall 2018.  Wear it now with a cream or white colored blouse, like this 0039 Italy blouse.  Or wear it later with your favorite black cashmere sweater.

They also coordinate beautifully with the pumpkin hues that are gracing the fashion editorial pages.  This closet staple is destined to be a wardrobe favorite for seasons to come!

Building Your Wardrobe

From casual basics to cocktail dresses, explore your latest color crush at Quinn & Foster, where they can help you curate your wardrobe.  Visit Quinn & Foster at: 128 W Holly in Bellingham.

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