Granny Inspired


Faux fur, a boxy bag, and pleated skirt embody the granny trend. Update the outfit by choosing a metallic, foil fabric and sexy silk tank. A tall boot elongates the look to avoid looking frumpy.

Pleated Skirt Top Shop, $125.00, available at topshop.com Metallic Cami Forever 21, $15.90, available at forever21.com Handbag River Island, $50.00, available at riverisland.com Faux Fur Coat Abercrombie & Fitch, $140.00, available at abercrombie.com Boots Nine West, $99.99, available at ninewest.com

Choose a structured silhouette with a high neckline to balance the knee-high tights. The key to pulling off the trend is a good tailor! Add character by personalizing the look with trendy glasses and a standout brooch.

Paisley Dress Pixie Market, $125.00, available at pixiemarket.com Snowflake Brooch Allison Reed, $32.00, available at nordstrom.com Red Frames Warby Parker, $95.00, available at warbyparker.com Shoes Asos, $81.00, available at asos.com Knee Socks Hue, $10.00, available at hue.com

Upholstery fabric ruled the runway, but instead of looking like an outdated couch, let the print do the talking by opting for simple complementary colors with unique details, such as this fur hood!

Jacquard Vest Mango, $149.99, available at mango.com Cropped Pant Babaton, $145.00, available at aritzia.com Heeled Boots Charles & Keith, $76.00, available at charleskeith.com Hooded Scarf Dena, $165.00, available at nordstrom.com Tassel Clutch Charles & Keith, $59.00, available at charleskeith.com

Not only does embroidery let you flirt with the granny trend, it also makes for the perfect piece when mixing prints. The masculinity in the preppy loafers is balanced out by the structured bag and dainty watch.

Sweater Loeil, $132.00, available at theloeil.com Check Wrap Skirt Mango, $59.99, available at mango.com Loafers French Connection, $125.00, available at macys.com Tote Lauren Ralph Lauren, $158.00, available at lordandtaylor.com Watch Rumba, $60.00, available at shopbop.com


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