A lot of times, I get inspired just by perusing the posts on Instagram. Sometimes I covet the layers I see on the “Instagram famous”. Other times I figure out how I can pull off that look with what I have in my closet. Most fashion trends today are just modern twists of things we already own. Example – the bootie, the leather pants, the faux fur. I definitely purchase a few new modernized items each year, but I try to focus on what I have and only buy a couple extras, so I’m not wasting money on things I can make work from my own closet.
Here are the few that I felt were a must-have this fall and winter, inspired by some of the latest at NYFW and the local street style…
The crop top sweater. Perfect over a dress or shirt dress too: