Fall Trends + DIY Alternatives

I’m pretty excited to get sewing a few fall trends. Of course, when I’m sewing I try to make classic pieces that will last for years. But I have seen a few fall trends that I hope stick around for a long time…..

Fall Trends & DIY Alternatives 2016 Trending

A Few Trends

  1. Ruffle Sleeve: These seem to be everywhere and I love them!
  2. Reconstructed Denim
  3. Pink!
  4. Plaid (of course!), but I promise I have proof for this from the runway
  5. Jumpers: Sometimes I take a summer dress and put a white collared shirt under it, so maybe I’m ahead of the trend?

Fav Fall Trend Articles

  1. Fall 2016 Trends (Popsugar)
  2. Wearable Fall 2016 Fashion Trends (Glamour)
  3. Comprehensive Guide to the Fall 2016 Fashion Trends (Elle)

Fall Trends & DIY Alternatives 2016 DIY Options

DIY Alternatives

  1. Laurel Dress/ Top: I’ll be making the Laurel Top with flutter sleeves. You’ll see what fabric I chose soon!!
  2. Haven’t you seen this hashtag #therefashioners2016 on instagram?? Head to Goodwill and buy some jeans to cut up!
  3. Love blush fabrics!
  4. Robert Kaufmann has a few sophisticated options
  5. The Phoebe is a great option for the jumper trend!