There is no ignoring the Scottish heritage of tweed but the famous fabric has gotten a pretty significant makeover for fall '12. While we love the material for all its romping-through-the-Highlands connotations, we're loving its lighter and brighter incarnations even more.
With that in mind, we went out and rounded up our favorite examples of what we're going to go ahead and call a fresh fall trend. From metallic weaves to textured neons, these tweed pieces are the perfect mix of old and new. Still thinking you need jodhpurs and a saddle to make them work? Click through and prepare to be surprised.
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Nasty Gal Patti Peplum Dress, $68, available at Nasty Gal.
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Erdem Ida Printed Top, $670, available at MyTheresa.
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Tibi Maryann Tweed Boatneck Dress, $425, available at Tibi.