As the fall season approaches the hottest summer trends start to fizzle, it’s time to make way for all that the incoming season has to offer. This may seem like a heavy lift but we’re happy to report most of what we depict to be en vogue for autumn is approachable and attainable; making them perfect for bride’s looking to incorporate on-trend fashion and beauty moments in their special day. Here’s our list of forecasted fashions and a few suggestions for how you can make them bridal as a fashion forward bride to be.
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When it comes to the color of the season, all signs are pointing to red. Wearing this bold hue can be done several ways; as a fun lippie with a natural beat, a gorgeous dress in your wedding event wardrobe, or making it the color choice for your bridal party.
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With the love for all things vintage at an all-time high, it’s only right the glamour of the iconic 80s makes a comeback too. Instead of reaching for the now traditional “nude glam” for your wedding day look, try out a gorgeous ombré blush for your cheeks, a blazer dress for your bridal shower or volumized hair to channel the bold era.
The Miseducation of Winged Liner
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Who said winged eyeliner had to be boring? Women like Ms. Lauryn Hill and her MUA Alana Palau are retelling the beauty stories as they inspire women with various ways to approach eyeliner other than the traditional wing. From graphic inspired designs to quirky lid lines, eyeliner knows no bounds; make your “something blue” worth staring at by pulling off a blue eyeliner look for your wedding day festivities.
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Thanks to our favorite beauty girls like Lori Harvey, Kelly Rowland, and Kristen Noel Crawley, we’re seeing the rise of the coveted bob hair cut take its rightful place on the throne once more. Effortless and chic, this easy and breezy cut can be a great look for brides unafraid to try the short side for their wedding day hair look.
Warm & Dangerous
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Beyoncé’s signature blonde tresses being on our timelines everyday this summer has played a major role in women everywhere now seeking to find their perfect Bey Blonde. Characterized by its warm tone and high and lowlights throughout, Queen Bey’s sun-kissed hair is a perfect color inspo for your bridal hair.
Curtain Bangs Are On the Move
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In an effort to create variety with your current hairstyle, trying out curtain bangs might be the best solution for you. Curtain bangs are side swept layers on either side of the head that allow for its wearer to rock them as traditional bangs over the forehead or as a middle part feathered on either side. This flexibility is great for brides looking to wear multiple hairstyles for their special day!
Errand Outfits… But Make It Ballerina Core
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If you’re running last minute errands in preparation for your big day, it’s probably very unlikely that you’re focused on the chicness of your outfit. But thanks to the Ballerina Core trend, you can use everyday pieces you already have in your closet to create a comfortable yet clean look! Take your fall wardrobe essentials out like your leggings, basic long sleeve tops, shrugs and mini skirts out to build a comfortable yet on trend look for your last-minute bridal duties.
Quiet Luxury Is King
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After an era of everyone wanting to see what label people were wearing, a change of the tide has seemed to occur and now, Quiet Luxury is in. Often referencing fashion girls like Sofia Richie Grainge as the prime examples of the trend, Quiet Luxury is defined as the ability to wear a luxe look without any noticeable logo or monogram from the brand in sight allowing for the look to be appreciated without the pressure of labels. Brides should remind themselves of this trend when shopping for accessories, bachelorette or wedding weekend looks; remember, what’s understood never has to be explained!
Denim Shorts Are Out, Denim Skirts Are In
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Just when we thought the 2000’s pastimes had all trickled its way into the 2020’s, denim skirts come in and remind us of their existence! Denim skirts have been all the rage recently and thanks to their versatile fabric and various washes, you can take these from day to night effortlessly! Brides, why not try a monochromatic white look with a white denim skirt look for your bachelorette getaway this fall?
Skirt It Like Bradshaw
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And just like that… Carrie Bradshaw’s signature billowing skirt and casual top make a comeback! Known for mixing athleisure wear with the most formal of skirts, fictional character Carrie Bradshaw is dominating the mood boards of women everywhere as we transition our summer wardrobes to our fall essentials. NYRVA Project Manager and IG Queen Kerstina Renee was spotted in NYC this weekend wearing a custom Busybdy skirt and black tee giving us #SATC realness! The beauty of this trend is its versatility and for brides, this outfit combo is the perfect prototype when crafting your bridal looks.
Written by Writer Kennedi LéShea.