Style Advice of the Week

Trend alert: Pants in a burgundy hue are all over the fashion seen this fall. There’s something about this color that fits into our wardrobes perfectly. Although deep wine-colored maroons and reds provide a great focal point for any outfit, there are endless ways to pair this color with other wardrobe basics and fall staples. Besides, with basketball season soon approaching, why not sport our schools colors of crimson and gray fashionably?

This Fashionista plays up the denim on denim trend using contrasting colors. Her deep red pants pair nicely with her basic chambray button-down. But what’s more attractive about her trendy fall outfit is her leopard print scarf. It adds an eye-catching pop against the dark red and faded blue colors of her outfit. Printed scarves can be found almost everywhere, from thrift stores to higher end storefronts. For a similar piece see this leopard print infinity scarf by Michael Kors. With just a change up in your accessories working newness into your outfit is easy. Start with a few of your favorite pieces and add them to any outfit for a little refresher and personality.

Since burgundy is one of fall’s most popular colors, don’t get too wrapped up in the trend. Top off a trendy fall look with your own tastes to keep your look individual. A wrist full of personally curated bracelets is an easy and fun way to add a unique charm. Check out Alex and Ani for personalized charms, similar to the one worn by this Fashionista.

So there you have it, pair fall’s hottest color with a few basics, fun accessories and personalized accents to stay fashionably on-trend. A few places to find a pair include Banana Republic, J Brand or on the higher end see Elizabeth and James. However you choose to create your outfits this fall, when it comes to wearing this burgundy shade—wine not?


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