An Encyclopedia of Fall’s Biggest Trends


The fall 2014 runways brought clothing reminiscent of the deep freeze we had last winter. Now hitting sales floors are functional pieces like shearling coats, head-to-toe knits, and extra-long scarves. And for anyone less inclined to go full polar vortex, there are little '60s dresses and great big coats to cover them up. Click through the gallery ahead to see these trends, plus capes, combat boots, Twiggy lashes, Yves Klein Blue, and one single earring to get you ready for fall.

*This article appears in the August 11, 2014 issue of New York Magazine. All runway images by Imaxtree. Accessories (Céline, Prada, Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Miu Miu) and Dior and Alexander McQueen dresses shot by Bobby Doherty/New York Magazine.