What New York's Most Stylish Are Buying This Fall

Yes, we know what you're thinking. How can we possibly consider shopping for fall when it's a million-and-one degrees outside?

Believe it or not, autumn is just around the corner — and you need to be prepared. That's why we polled ten of New York's coolest ladies, from a social media all-star to Blake Lively's favorite new shoe designer, on what they can't wait to buy. This may be a bit of a wish list, but lusting over the hottest cuts, colors, and covetables never goes out of style — especially when it comes to gorgeous ginghams, suede boots, and creative spins of the classic leather jacket.

Ready for September to roll around? Click through to get a jumpstart on your new seasonal wardrobe; we swear it well help these next few sticky days feel a whole lot cooler.
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Tyler Haney
Founder and CEO, Outdoor Voices

Activewear may be Haney's forte, but there's something about her sleek, minimalistic indie brand, Outdoor Voices, that has earned itself quite the fashion industry following. We're officially dubbing her the queen of making workout clothing look good.
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Photo: Courtesy of Jacquemus.
Jacquemus La Mini Jupe Oeillet
"A good wrap skirt is super-flattering and holds you tight — I love this one with its big metal eyelet. It goes best with a cropped tee, sneakers, and frill socks for ultimate Sporty Spice vibes."
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Photo: Courtesy of Trademark.
Trademark Small Wishbone Hoops
"My friend, Sandra Winther, rocks these Wishbone babies and looks too good. It's officially time to buy a pair for my own lobes."
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Photo: Courtesy of D.S. and Durga.
D.S. & Durga Coriander Perfume
"This is the best scent around, hands down."
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Photo: Courtesy of Outdoor Voices.
Outdoor Voices Athena Crop Top
"Blush is the best color moving into fall with a fresh sprinkle of summertime freckles. This is my go-to top alone or under a tee."
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Tanya Sheikh
Co-founder, In Support Of

Sheikh's rad, year-old Meatpacking District boutique is stocked to the brim with the most awesome clothes and accessories made by local designers. Here, quality, innovation, and creativity are all on display.
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Photo: Courtesy of In Support Of.
Harbison Leisure Jacket
"I love to wear fun and unique sweatshirts all season long, and this is the best one I have seen yet. I'm so in love!"
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Photo: Courtesy of In Support Of.
Sandy Liang Ines Shearling Coat
"This coat is very unique and warm, I can't wait to wear it all winter!"
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Photo: Courtesy of In Support Of.
Steven Tai Devoré Floor Length Trousers
"These wide-leg trousers are super fun, and I'm excited to wear them with my beige braided Nike Air Max 1s."
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Sarah Flint
Shoe Designer

Blake Lively has called out this 26-year-old shoe maven as one of her faves on multiple occasions and we're right behind those praises. Her line of flats, heels, and boots are simple, classic, and feminine — what else would Serena van der Woodsen be obsessed with?
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Photo: Courtesy of Moda Operandi.
Joseph Brown Live Short Wrap Coat
"This is the perfect versatile fall jacket."
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Photo: Courtesy of Net-A-Porter.
Lela Rosa Gingham Jacquard Midi Dress
"I love that [Lela Rose] mixes up the check pattern by adding another dimension to a fun classic."
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Photo: Courtesy of Moda Operandi.
Martin Grant Dark Wool High Waisted Skirt with Belt
"This skirt is so elegant and timeless. A fall staple!"
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Juliana Salazar
Social Media Director/Assistant Buyer, Hirshleifers

If there was one New York woman's closet we'd want to raid, it's Salazar's. Not only does she work for one of the coolest (and most stylish) ladies in the biz, but her go-to looks (mom jeans, wide-brim hats) are ones we'd like to copy on the reg.
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Photo: Courtesy of FarFetch.
Faith Connexion Off-The-Shoulder Jacket
"My love for Faith Connexion’s leather double breasted leather top only seems to get stronger and stronger. I mean, need I say more?"
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Nili Lotan Maxi Cami Dress
"Nili Lotan’s navy slip dress is at the top of my list for fall. It’s such a versatile piece — you can wear it with sneakers and a sweater during the day, or dress it up at night with heels and a killer jacket."
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Photo: Courtesy of Virgil Abloh.
Off White C/o Virgil Abloh Hat
"Virgil Abloh has single-handedly converted me into a wide-brim hat lover. This is the most structured, perfect fitting hat that has ever sat on my head. Plus, the color is really refreshing with all the navys and greys I’ll most likely be wearing this fall."

Off White C/o Virgil Abloh Hat, $535, available at Hirschleifers.
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Cloclo Echavarria
Co-founder, Creo Consulting

One-half of a newly-minted consulting duo, Echavarria is helping bring some of Latin America's coolest designers (think Johanna Ortiz and Hunting Season) to the rest of the fashion world. Want the skinny on the up-and-coming labels you need to know? Echavarria is your in.
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Photo: Courtesy of Moda Operandi.
Hunting Season Crocodile Backpack
"Not only is this very chic, but it's also very convenient. It's great for traveling and is the best way to carry around my computer and agenda without hurting my back. I love the zipper detail — and it can be worn over one shoulder or as a backpack."
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Photo: Courtesy of Moda Operandi.
Johanna Ortiz Rosemary Top
"Johanna [Ortiz] lent me this top to wear to the dinner after her show at Colombia Fashion Week and I immediately fell in love. It's a classic with a fun twist, and it can be both dressed up and dressed down."
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Photo: Courtesy of Laura Barrera.
Laura Barrera Clo Necklace
"Beautiful jewelry that also protects you from bad vibes. I have my eye on the Clo necklace in black diamonds."

Laura Barrera Clo Necklace, price available upon request, available at Laura Barrera.
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Photo: Courtesy of Carmelina Shoes.
Carmelinas Aluk Tobacco Suede Knee Boots
"I almost never wear heels because I always found them to be very uncomfortable. That was, until I discovered Carmelinas. I get a pair every season and I can't wait to get these boots this fall."
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Giovanna Campagna
Co-founder, Creo Consulting

Part two of this fashion consulting duo comes has a laundry list of industry experience behind her, with stints at places like Vogue and W. Now, Campagna is, alongside Echavarria, helping designers from their heritages find an international stage.
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Photo: Courtesy of Moda Operandi.
Johanna Ortiz Moe Shirt
"I am obsessed with this off-the-shoulder style top by Johanna Ortiz and will wear it out paired with leather pants and skirts. The mesh completely disappears when you slip it on — it's the perfect way to show off your shoulders in the colder months."
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Photo: Courtesy of Moda Operandi.
Mola Sasa Dadwgua Clutch
"I will be wearing this Mola Sasa clutch during the day with jeans and out at night with a more polished look. I like to add a pop of color to my outfit, even during the fall and winter months."
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Jaspre Guest
Co-founder, Noise784

This creative branding and publicity powerhouse can pretty much do it all — and has; she's worked on everything from Lady Gaga's wildly crazy Met Ball after-party to the Tony Awards. Plus, she's one of the most fun, savvy, and stylish ladies in the biz.
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Photo: Courtesy of Apple.
Apple iWatch 38mm Stainless Steel Case with Milanese Loop
"Although it might seem superfluous, this is exactly the item that makes your life easier, from checking notifications in meetings on the sly to sending cute love taps to your crush. Plus, Susan Miller’s Astrology Zone is now available on it, making it easy for me to check my horoscope with a flick of my wrist."
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Photo: Courtesy of Twist.
Polly Wales Confetti Ring With Large Rainbow Sapphires
"Always seeking the magic of healing gemstones, Polly Wales is my latest obsession. Her collections are socially responsible, ethical, and sustainable. With all of this and rainbows, too, a girl can’t go wrong."
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Photo: Courtesy of Net-A-Porter.
Saint Laurent Suede Over-The-Knee Boots
"I'm never seen without Nikes, boots, or booties, and these new mile-high Saint Laurent ones are the key to updating any outfit for fall. Bonus: The heel height makes them super wearable from day to night."
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Kitty Cash
Award-Winning DJ

Two words: style star. Kitty Cash may be one of New York's most sought after DJs, but she's also a bonafide fashion maven, having spent time as a publicist before she started spinning tracks for rapper Kilo Kish. Now, she's a Brooklyn girl-about-town who's taken the notion of personal style to a whole 'nother level.
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Photo: Courtesy of Acne.
Acne Bird Patch Black Sweatshirt
"You always need a good sweatshirt in your closet! Plus, I love the message."
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Photo: Courtesy of Barneys New York.
Marni Bi-Color Tall Ankle Boots
"I can't wait to wear these everyday. I love the neutral, color-blocked tones, and the heel is the perfect height. They will give any outfit an instant boost!"
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Photo: Courtesy of Sandy Liang.
Sandy Liang Shearling Coat
"I will always say yes to a badass coat!"
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Michelle Campbell
Jewelry Designer

Campbell's gems and jewels are simple and sleek, so it's no surprise she counts people like Beyoncé and Mindy Kaling as customers. Her brand may only be a few years old, but this is definitely fine jewelry at its finest.
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Photo: Courtesy of Anine Bing.
Anine Bing Fringe Jacket in Suede
"I love fringe and this jacket automatically makes every look cooler. It can also transition easily into colder weather by throwing a vest over it."
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Photo: Courtesy of Barneys New York.
3.1 Phillip Lim Dolores Booties
"The masculinity of this style, combined with a heel, is perfect for running around the city while being comfortable and polished."
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Tom Ford Alix Leather Backpack
"This is my fall goal purchase. It's such a chic style, and backpacks are making balancing city life so much easier."
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Whitney Brown & Paloma Jones
Co-founders, Valentine NYC

These former models and BFFs know that what's underneath your clothes is just as important as what you're wearing on top. Enter their indie lingerie brand, Valentine NYC, which produces some of the most perfect lacy, sexy, and super-stylish undergarments around.
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Photo: Courtesy of Valentine NYC.
Valentine NYC Shangri-La Bra in Cranberry Red
"How can we name our fall must-haves without mentioning our new Shangri-La Bra and Bangle Panty in cranberry red?..."
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Photo: Courtesy of Valentine NYC.
Valentine NYC Bangle Panty
"...This new color matches so well with a glass of red while you're cozy on the couch."
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Photo: Courtesy of Silken Favours.
Silken Favors London Precious Pussies Scarf
"Silken Favors London makes the dopest cushions, blouses, and scarves ever. For fall, we just love this one!"
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Photo: Courtesy of Freedom of Animals.
Freedom of Animals Mara Backpack
"Our favorite babe Morgan from vegan handbag line Freedom Of Animals has the chicest aesthetic, and her advocacy for animals makes a purchase even more special. Were loving this Mara Backpack for fall. #FindSugar."
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