Mary Lou Andre
Monday, 31 October 2016

Top Ten Picks for Men & Women: Fall/Holiday 2016

By Mary Lou Andre

It wouldn’t be fall without posting our seasonal top 10 fashion picks. As an extra bonus, we are giving them a holiday twist, too.

No matter where you are on your style journey, we hope our ideas and insights make it easier for you to celebrate your own unique style – Enjoy!

#1 The Updated Bomber

Less boxy than those you may have worn in the past, consider them a key layering piece that can instantly upgrade both casual and professional attire.


#2 The Cold Shoulder Sweater

A warm look with cool style for women.


#3 Loden Green

Moves easily from fall to holiday to winter. Everyone seems to wear this color well!


#4 Slip on Sneakers

Daily living, airport travel and business commuting made easy!


#5 Skirts that Move

The beauty of the trend lies in its soft drape and day to evening appeal.


#6 Fall Florals

They punch up fall, holiday and winter wardrobes.


#7 Block Heels

Women, upgrade your boots, booties, pumps and loafers with this stylish (and comfortable!) heel shape that continues to be very on trend.


#8 Pocket Squares

Wear them with ties or without. Match them to your tie (or wear them not so matchy-match!) They add significant style to both formal and casual attire.


#9 Chokers

Delicate or Daring – your choice!


#10 Velvet Accents

Finally, while velvet never really goes out of style this time of year, consider using it to accent casual attire for a fresh spin.


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Mary Lou Andre

Mary Lou Andre is a nationally recognized wardrobe, dress code and corporate image consultant, speaker and author. She is founder and president of Organization By Design, Inc., a Needham, Massachusetts-based wardrobe management, fashion and image consulting firm that helps individuals and organizations understand the power of being appropriately dressed in a variety of situations.

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