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If our moms had their ways with our closets, they'd be packed with Pollyanna-style bouquets, buttons, and bows. But we all had to grow up at some point, and thankfully, those beautiful floral styles aren't just for toddlers anymore.
Sure, we've seen flowers all over jeans and frocks for spring, but the patterns have blossomed in a much less dainty way for autumn. Designers have definitely let us cross-pollinate past and present dressing habits — from edgy botanical boots to brazen green-thumb frocks, these bold florals will be a perennial favorite. Just stroll through our fashion garden for an eyeful of bloom-inspired graphics, and take your pick from the potpourri.
Down-filled parkas and puffer jackets talk a big talk when it comes to bad weather. But, really, how can you tell the one you're thinking about buying online or trying on in a toasty dressing room will actually hold up to colder-than-cold temperatures and other inclement scenarios? A lot more goes into this purchase than read
Over-the-knee boots are almost unanimously beloved. If you're averse to pants, the leg coverage allows you roam free without the constraint of trousers. On the other hand (er, foot), the style adds an extra layer of calf protection over your favorite pair of jeans. No matter how you wear 'em, they're likely a staple in read