“My future’s so bright, I gotta wear shades” may be theme song of fall 2016. No longer relegated to warm temperatures, stylish sunglasses top off cold-weather looks as well. Dior’s progressive take included a mirror lens with a printed floral motif and leopard pony-skin panels. Creating a retro-ski goggle effect, it was one of the most dramatic looks on the runway. Meanwhile, Mulberry’s Johnny Coca went with thick silver round frames for a bit of mad scientist style.
Check out our other call-outs among the season’s best trends, from footwear — tall boots, chunky-heeled shoes, mary janes, men’s-inspired shoes, low-heeled boots and sandals — to accessories — top-handle bags, small shoulder bags, clutches, evening bags and mini-bags — to jewelry such as necklaces and earrings.