Now In Bloom: The Best of Fall Fashion

Leave something to the imagination? We’re going full-on mysterious—thanks to fall’s focus on the dark and the romantic.

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It’s all about going off the deep end of the spectrum, from our handbags and shoes to the jackets we choose: We’re doing moody blues one day, black lace the next and mixing in florals with reckless abandon. All in all, it’s a welcome break from the loud trends of late—and we can’t get enough.

Love the look? Start by stocking your wardrobe to the brim with styles in wine-red, or rich “bordeaux.” Though currently big as ever, it makes a comeback every fall—so it will give you a lot of bang, as long as you don’t keep it closeted. (In other words? Avoid too much mystery!)

You can’t go wrong with these editor-approved picks.