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FashionFall Textures 2017

From the satin jacket you practically start living in come the first chilly day to the embellished leather jacket you’ve had tucked in the back of your closet since June to all suede everything, these are the trademarks of a fall wardrobe and their styling possibilities are limitless! We’re fully crushing on everything fall and can’t get enough of the luxe textures featured in our cool-weather staple outfits. Seriously, the only thing better than how these outfits look is how they feel! Check out our handpicked round up of our fave fall textures and shop your faves!

Satin

Satin is one of our very favorite trends for fall, but it is a look that can be particularly tough to pull off, especially at work.  However, the classic silhouette and rich burgundy hue of our High-Spirited Burgundy Satin Jacket makes it feel totally office-worthy, especially when paired with a little black satin dress and simple accessories for a sleek look. You can style a satin top or blazer with a great pair of jeans or pair a satin bomber with jeans and a white tee for a more casual take on this dressy fabric.

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Embellishments

This season, we’re loving all kinds of embellishments to up the cool factor in cozy sweater season. Pretty embroidery adds subtle texture and interest to even the most basic pieces, keeping your go-tos fresh for 2017. This trend is a glamorous, but not too over-the-top look you might try if you’re aiming for statement making outfits without much effort. Try wearing our Rock ‘n’ Rose Black Embroidered Vegan Leather Moto Jacket with a pair of black ripped jeans and carry a clutch for a polished look that will contrast nicely with some chic black suede booties.

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Suede

Incorporating suede into your wardrobe is V easy and it’s a quick way to elevate your look, not to mention how beautiful and soft the material is! Any suede jacket will give your entire fall wardrobe a winning upgrade. Need a go-to outfit? Try our Suede with Love Tan Suede Moto Jacket with an OTS black bodysuit and your fave pair of denim. Not sure how to wear a bodysuit? Check out our blog post: How to Wear It: Bodysuits.

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Show us how you rock these fall textures (don’t forget to check our full post about velvet!) in your daily wardrobe on Instagram using #lovelulus!

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Contests#Lovelulus Winner of the Week

Congratulations to @marie.cloonan for being our #lovelulus winner of the week! She’s looking so chic for homecoming wearing our Perfect Evening Ivory Lace Skater Dress. In search of the perfect dress for your next special occasion? Shop a few of our fave pieces below or visit the Formal Shop to find a ‘fit for every fête on your calendar.

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We want to see how YOU wear Lulus! Show off those chic #ootd looks for a chance to win a $200 shopping spree and be featured on our Instagram. To enter just follow @lulus, upload a pic of your cute Lulus looks, and use #lovelulus & #contest in the caption for a chance to win. We award new winners every single Friday. See the full rules, terms, and conditions here. Good luck!

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Fashion5 Spring 2018 NYFW Trends You Can Scoop Up ASAP

New York Fashion Week has officially come and gone but left in its wake is an abundance of try-worthy trends. Sure, the recent runway offerings aren’t scheduled to hit stores until Spring 2018 but that doesn’t mean you can’t get a jump on the newness now. From candy colors to playful prints, there are several ways to show off your high fashion IQ before fall even gets fully underway. Ahead, five NYFW spring styles you can snag right now, as modeled in the street style looks of some of our fave blogger babes.

Pastel:

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Easter egg colors were everywhere this go-round. Incorporate them into your fall look with fabrics like vegan leather and velvet and silhouettes that are easily layered. (Shop 1, 2, 3)

Micro Florals:

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You already know florals are a must-have for fall, and spring’s proving to be no different. A trend spotted at multiple major shows, smaller scale, ditsy-style floral can work into your look now and keep your style blooming into the sunny season. (Shop 1, 2, 3)

Sheer:

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See-through styles were spied from designers throughout the week, from Christian Siriano to Victoria Beckham. Tackle the transparent trend in a wearable way by throwing it under a moto jacket or picking pieces with strategically placed coverings (ahem). (Shop 1, 2, 3)

Print Mashups:

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You know how street style stars are always pairing patterned pieces that seem to somehow work together? Well, designers this season figured out a way for the rest of us to cheat at the trend by pre-mixing prints on one item. Throw on a dress and instantly look like a style expert? Yes, please. (Shop 1, 2, 3)

Orange:

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From traffic cone shades to citrus tones, this color was hard to miss at the New York shows and there’s a shade that suits everyone. Even better? This hue’s perfectly on point as we welcome the season of pumpkin spice. (Shop 1, 2, 3)

Which trend will you be trying out? Show us on Instagram using #lovelulus!

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FashionMVP Trend of the Week: Velvet

It’s a fabric typically reserved for holiday time but velvet is officially cutting the line this fall, meaning there’s no time like the present to get in on the trend. No longer the stuff of your pouf-sleeved childhood party dresses (white tights and maryjanes, anyone?), the plush pieces of today are decidedly stylish, sexy, and cool.

Try pairing this fancy fabric with denim, menswear suiting, leather or lace. From slip dresses to ankle boots, there’s a way to work the fabric for day or night – and well before winter rolls around. Because who wants to wait that long to add some luxe to their look anyway? Ahead, 10 ways to get that velvet vibe in your life ASAP.

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Clockwise from top left: Millie Blue Peep-Toe Ankle Booties, Circus by Sam Edelman Ritchie Ash Rose Pointed Flats, On A Roll Navy Blue Clutch, Gillian Brown Print Over the Knee Boots, Steve Madden Jodi Burgundy Platform Ankle Strap Heels, Totally Crushin’ Pink Clutch

Clothing in gif: Midnight Love Navy Blue Velvet Floral Print Maxi Dress, Lauren Forest Green Velvet Bodycon Midi Dress, Hey Baby Burgundy Velvet Strapless Bodycon Midi Dress, Free People Dream Team Black Velvet and Lace Long Sleeve Top

Which velvet pick is your fave? Tell us on Instagram @Lulus using #lovelulus!

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Contests#Lovelulus Winner of the Week

Congratulations to this week’s #lovelulus winner @nina_bogomaz for being windswept by the sea wearing our Awaken My Love White Long Sleeve Lace Maxi Dress. So stunning and under $100, this dress is perfect for so many special occasions from bridal showers to engagement dinners, or even as an affordable wedding dress. Loving the look? Shop more of our favorite white lace dresses below!

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We want to see how YOU wear Lulus! Show off those chic #ootd looks for a chance to win a $200 shopping spree and be featured on our Instagram. To enter just follow @lulus, upload a pic of your cute Lulus looks, and use #lovelulus & #contest in the caption for a chance to win. We award new winners every single Friday. See the full rules, terms, and conditions here. Good luck!

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