Top 10 Fashion Trends of 2016

These Are the Trends Guaranteed To Continue Into The New Year

These Are the Trends Guaranteed To Continue Into The New Year

As the year draws to a close, there are lots of “Best Of” lists floating around. This is one of them, but it’ll also give you sartorial trend tips for 2017. Without further ado, we present to you the top 10 fashion trends of 2016 you need to incorporate into your wardrobe next year. Just ask any fashion editor: Keeping up with trends is exhausting, so we did it for you. Forget combing through magazines or blogs and instead enjoy this easily digestible list. What trends do we speak of, you ask? Well, you’ve likely been seeing them around, so it’s time to dress the part with velvet everything, slipdresses, chokers, bodysuits, cropped flare jeans and more. As the new year starts, there’s no reason not to begin it looking your best. 

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December 29, 2016

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Sam Edelman Marlow Sneaker

Velvet Everything: Velvet is all the rage, so celebrate its dominance in these sporty and trendy Sam Edelman sneaks crafted out of lush velvet and accented with ribbon laces.

CeCe Mia Foil Knit Slipdress

Slipdresses: Slipdresses are back, and we welcome them. And, you should definitely welcome this sleek and shiny little number into your top list of contenders for a NYE dress—it’s definitely up to the task.

Urban Outfitters Wire Tattoo Choker Necklace

Chokers: Combine two great ‘90s trends that have roared back into style with this wire tattoo choker necklace that’s a great throwback to another era—and also looks great in this one.

Topshop Keyhole Ribbed Bodysuit

Bodysuits: The bodysuit is a great, versatile bodycon piece. Tuck it into skinny or flared jeans, pair it with a mini skirt or wear under a deep v-neck sweater… you get the idea.

Paige Colette High Rise Jeans

Crop Flare Jeans: Embrace the ways of the crop and the flare with these stylish and flattering jeans. Do you need a great pair of heels to pair them with? Looks like you have a bit more shopping to do.

ASOS Piped Pajama Blouse With Embroidered Heart Cuf

PJ Chic: Wearing what are basically your pajamas in public has become a trend, and we could not be more pleased. Don’t snooze on this cute and comfortable button-down shirt embroidered with hearts on the cuffs. It's a must for 2017.

BCBG AXAZRIA Lamé Midi Dress

Pleat Details: We’re so pleased to meet this pleated dress and you’re sure to concur. We’ve been seeing pleats everywhere, and there’s no better way to pay homage than this pretty party dress in silver and gold lamé.

Sam Edelman Paris Tassel Loafer

Loafers: Loafers! It’s so good to see you. Borrow one from the boys and sport these sophisticated and comfortable shoes. Take the trend to the next level go with a vintage inspired round-toe loafer in a minimalist slip-on silhouette.

J.Crew Ankle-Zip Leggings

Treggings: Are you hip to treggings? They’re a combination of trousers and leggings, and they rock. These ankle-zip treggings will flatter any oversized shirt you choose to pair them with.

ASOS White Shirt With Bell Sleeve

Statement Sleeves: You may be able to credit the Real Housewives who love a good statement sleeve for this updated white blouse with flared, voluminous sleeves. Either way, this trend is here to stay.

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