For fashionistas who are ready to rock Fall 2016’s buttery soft suede, the changing weather signifies a perfect opportunity to sport this luxurious fabric. Returning to the sidewalks in a variety of textures, suede is fitting for the brisk season ahead. Whether you’re looking to revamp your business or weekend wardrobes, look no further than autumn’s various takes on this sumptuous and versatile material.
Suede may be associated with effortless elegance, but it can just as easily be adapted for a low key Saturday. Slip into a brilliant sleeveless cobalt blue frock, paired with a preppy white turtleneck (as spotted at Tory Burch). Meanwhile, strappy black flats and a statement necklace help to transport a schoolgirl inspired ensemble into a trendy street style statement.
For a day of meetings, take your cues from menswear inspired dressing and step out in a rich brown suede pantsuit (as seen at Ralph Lauren). A looser fit, baggy trousers and a sharp double-breasted jacket all help to complete the look. For a finishing touch, channel a true borrowed from the boys aesthetic in a silky beige blouse and matching tie.
If you’re ready to hit the party circuit, get ready to stun in a pale pink suede minidress (as spotted at Balmain). The dainty blush hue creates a feminine and flirty air, while the cropped length and lace-up accents finish off the style. Accessorize with a waist-cinching belt, and add a pair of thigh-high suede boots to truly experience this rich fabric in all its glory.
Photos: Vogue Runway