Fall Fashion By Fandom: Staples You Need This Season

Fall is quickly approaching which means it’s the best time of the year for fashion. Knit sweaters and boots make a comeback, PSL’s are in hand, and best of all, live music is at its best. Preparing a concert outfit is a difficult task itself, but the fangirling doesn’t end when the show does. Any fangirl knows that it’s a full time job to represent your favorite artist.

Outside of merch, fashion inspiration is found in items that remind us of them or certain lyrics they’ve written. Not only does representing your favorite artist help you find other fans, but it gives you ideas for some pretty cute fall outfits. There’s a reason why people obsess over everything Olivia Rodrigo and Harry Styles wear. We love their music and we love their style just as much. Here is a fall fashion guide by fandom, including Swifties, BTS Army, and more. 


Taylor Swift’s massive fandoms fashion will never go out of style. With albums perfect for those fall months, it’s easy to go back to December and snuggle up by the fire in your favorite cardigan. You’ll see Swifties rocking these with red lips and rosy cheeks for the rest of the year. Swifties everywhere went crazy when Swift dropped her iconic cardigans, but you don’t have to have the exact ones to still get the look. Here are a few cute cardigans you can rock this fall. 

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J. Crew Cotton bouclé V-neck cardigan sweater

This cardigan from J. Crew is sure to keep you cozy all year long. It’s on sale now so run, don’t walk to get it. $89.

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H&M Cable-knit Cardigan

A collared cardigan for fall? Yes please. This one from H&M screams Evermore$25.

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Forever 21 Varsity-Striped Cardigan Sweater

At this point, when I see a knit cardigan with stripes, I think of my girl TSwift. This Forever 21 pick is a steal. $40.


Harry Styles has quickly become an amazing solo artist and style icon. He’s known for making many fashion trends happen, including beaded necklaces and thick knit cardigans. Trousers are another one of those trends. Known for rocking a Gucci suit, Styles is often seen on and off stage in either a matching set or wearing trousers alone. There’s a piece of him and how we dress, after all. 

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Free People Plaid Jules Pants

Mr. Styles would definitely rock these. The spring pink combo trousers from Free People can be worn in any season, but they’ll add some color to your fall wardrobe. $78.

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Boohoo Ombre Wide Leg Tailored Trousers

We love an ombre effect. These trousers from Booho are fun and fall approved. $30.

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Nasty Gal Satin Shimmer High Waisted Wide Leg Pants

Nasty Gal is fangirl approved, with so many fans getting items for concerts from the website. The satin shimmer trouser can be worn at a show, festival, or to spice up any fall outfit. $42.


Conan Gray single-handedly brought sweatshirts back when his hit song Heather came out. After hearing “you have her your sweater, it’s just polyester” everyone wanted to be like Heather and rock the sweater. I mean, fall isn’t known for its sweater weather for nothing (shoutout to The Neighbourhood for another classic). Gray released multiple colorways of “the sweater” as merch on his website, but don’t worry if you don’t have one. There are plenty of new sweatshirts to choose from this fall.

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PacSun John Galt Blue New York Sweatshirt

PacSun has the comfiest sweatshirts. Navy blue is also a great fall color, so this sweatshirt is a must have. $48.

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H&M Cream Striped Sweatshirt 

H&M has had the comeback of the century. A striped sweatshirt like this one is only one of their many new great arrivals. $20.

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Nasty Gal Petite Oversized Crew Neck Sweatshirt

Sometimes neutral is best. This Nasty Gal sweatshirt has a great fit and style. $33.


BTS has one of the most loyal fanbases, and one of the most fashionable ones too. The BTS Army is known for appreciating the style of seven members of their favorite group. The boys are known for many icon fashion moments, but berets are a fan favorite for fall. Whether it’s on stage, at the airport, or out and about, the boys can’t get enough of berets and neither can we. Here are a couple of beret options for you to rock this fall. 

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H&M Beret

Who doesn’t love plaid in the fall? This H&M beret is comfy and cool. $13.

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ASOS Reclaimed Vintage inspired wool beret in lilac

A purple beret is a must-have in any Army’s wardrobe. ASOS has this wool one on sale right now. $20.

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Free People Kangol Nylon Plush Reversible Beret

What’s better than one beret? Two, of course. The Kangol Nylon Plush Reversible Beret gives you two looks perfect for the colder months. $60.

Dr. Martens

It may always be one step forward, and three steps back, but no matter where she’s going Ms. Olivia Rodrigo goes in style. Rodrigo has majorly jumped on the boots trend, but her tried and true seems to be Doc Martens. Who could blame her? Docs are the staple fall shoe. You’ll see livies rocking these year round, but especially in the upcoming months. 

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Dr. Martens 1B60 Bex Pisa Leather Knee High Boots

Rodrigo was seen rocking the 1B60 Max Hardware Leather Knee High Boots on the Sour Tour this year. Though those are no longer available, the 1B60 Bex Pisa Leather Knee High Boots are and just as cute. $230.

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Dr. Martens Jadon Smooth Leather Platform Boots 

The Jadon Smooth Leather Platform Boots have the classic doc’s look everyone loves. Rodrigo has been seen out and about sporting these as well. $200.

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Dr. Martens Jadon Max Women's Platform Boots

Rodrigo loves a good platform. The Jadon Max Women’s Platform Boots are platform perfection. $220.

Little Black Dress

The undeniable resurgence of the little black dress when One Direction dropped Midnight Memories is forever cemented in fashion history. Directioners are still going as strong as ever, and the fandom likes the classics. You can’t go wrong with a wardrobe staple like the LBD, you can wear it out to dinner or seeing one of the former members of the band on tour if you were lucky enough to score tickets to their shows. Here’s some little black dresses we’re loving.

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Zara Draped Fitted Dress

You would definitely make heads turn in this dress. The little black dress we all need. $46.

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Princess Polly Blissful Mini Dress 

The little bows on this dress are too cute. It comes in three great colors but the black one is our favorite. $60.

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Urban Outfitters Malta Flutter Sleeve Mini Dress

The LBD of our dreams. The UO Malta Flutter Sleeve Mini Dress is a keeper for sure. $69.

No matter what fandom you’re in, go into fall in style. From Dr. Martens to berets, fangirl fall is superior. 

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