Fall Runway Vibes [for the everyday gal]

School supplies are on the shelves and pumpkin spiced lattes are brewing. The air has cooled and it’s cuddling weather; somehow, all things autumn have arrived. Shopping is exciting and awkward as we are in total end-of-summer weather limbo. 

My favorite part of fall? Every major fashion magazine has released its September Issue. I’m willing and ready to wear fall’s exciting new runway looks, toned down to meet my comfort level and everyday style.   

I found a fall coat at H&M that I’m excited to style different ways all season long. It’s a beautiful military green with black and gold detailing, and the option to cinch the waist. The finish of the fabric will work perfectly in autumn’s unpredictable weather, and at $39.99 it was a steal. Here are a few ways I plan to wear the mid-length jacket, using a little of the latest in fall trends and a lot of my personal style…

A touch of 90s grunge:
My favorite 90s throwbacks making their way into this season’s looks include distressed boyfriend fit denim styles, wide-strap platforms and the “topknot 2.0″… It’s similar to a classic Full House half-pony (with a new twist). 

Denim-Forever21, Wedges-Primp Boutique, Coat-H&M, Sunnies-Target

Minimal, easy chic:  

This look was a black and white matter: the no-frills jumpsuit can be worn all day with ease for movement and carting around the babe, but also looks incredibly chic with a great pair of heels for the evening. For daytime, I threw on a pair of chucks for an effortless finish.

Tennies-Converse, Jumpsuit-Primp Boutique, Diaper Bag-Skip Hop at Nordstrom, Car seat Cover- Milksnob 

Cozy bohemian:

I’m obsessed with the color palette happening right now, largely influenced by the jet set era that was the 70s. I especially love oversized pieces and patchwork styles. Here, I mixed a classic black shift dress with the coat pulled in at the waist and a chunky fall scarf with a richly colored, bohemian print. I chose pointed toe suede booties to enhance the look’s overall femininity.

Dress and scarf-H&M, Boots-Forever21

All black and edgy:  
Style Watch magazine’s September issue talks about “Glam Goth” on the scene. I went for chunky boots, leather, and black and gold detailing to try this trend. 

Boots-Sam&Libby at Target, Leather Leggings-Primp Boutique

Happy fall styling, more looks to come all season long! 


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Kelly Jo Johnson | Forever Golden Living

wife & mama. blog author. photographer. style obsessed. for booking & collaborations 📧: kellyjophoto@gmail.com

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