Wear These Accessories to Get Noticed By Photographers At Fashion Week
If you live in one of the great cities that fashion week takes place in, you know that there is literally nothing more fun than dressing up and waiting outside a venue to try get your picture taken by the celeb-hunting photographers. Whether you’re seriously into street style or are trying to fake socialite status, the key to catching a photographer’s eye is mimicking the styles that celebs are wearing. If you’re not totally sure what’s on trend right now, we put together a handy guide of looks that are sure to get you noticed.
It’s no secret that chokers have been the reigning number one trend for like the past year — some would even say they’re basic at this point. Still, they’re the best ways to stand out, as long as the rest of your outfit is on point.
Find a really unique one that you wouldn’t typically see everyday. Nasty Gal has some pretty cool options that will def catch the photographer’s eyes without looking like you’re trying too hard.
The bigger and bolder the choker, the better. Chokers have gotten progressively larger as the trend has gotten more popular and celebs like Kim K and Kendall Jenner are obsessed, especially if they have some type of rhinestones. This Kai Rhinestone choker is the perfect combination and will look awesome with any attire ranging from edgy to chic.
Neck pieces with big embellishment like this Without a Hitch Vegan Leather Choker are another celeb fav this season. Supermodels like Bella Hadid have been spotted in chokers just like this one and they are super easy to pair with things like band tees and vintage denim. If you’re opting for an edgier appeal, this choker is def the way to go.
Statement chokers like this Fade to Black Chain Fringe Necklace look chic AF with a plunging neckline. We love this piece because it literally does all of the talking and you can keep the rest of your ensemble fairly simple. Peep Kourtney Kardashian for reference.
For those of you with a boho flare, lace chokers are super trendy and easily dress up whatever you are wearing. There are a variety of styles and options on the market, but we really like this Suzywan Deluxe Escapade Crochet Lace Choker. It goes without saying that black matches literally anything and everything. Plus, the intricate detailing will give your outfit a bit of texture.
2. Sheer Tops
Sheer tops have officially taken over this season. Whether you decide to free the nip or pair it with a cute bralette, this look is the ultimate way to grab everyone’s attention. Take a look at some of our options below.
This Sheer Mesh Crop Top from Forever 21 is an awesome addition to your wardrobe. Muted tones are super in right now and this piece comes in a variety of neutral shades. We personally recommend this copper tone to give your outfit a bit more color.
Bella Hadid is the queen of sheer everything. In fact, we’re pretty sure she started the sheer trend. This Kool Thing Sheer Jumpsuit from Nasty Gal is totally something we could see in her closet and it’s a great way to combine classy and edgy for fashion week. The metallic detailing is also super chic.
Yeezy vibes. This Kiss Me Once green bodysuit from Nasty Gal looks like it was swiped right from Kanye’s collection… except way cheaper. The turtleneck will keep you warmer on the cooler days during the week, especially if you’re waiting outside a venue in the late afternoon. It’s also fairly simple, so you can def have fun with accessories. Pair it with a chunky belt or a fun necklace and you’ll be good to go.
This Zhivago Agent of Influence Sheer Top from Nasty Gal amps up the edginess of your basic black sheer top. The ripped shoulder pads are a totally unique detailing the will for sure differentiate you from everyone else in the crowd. This is def another look we could def see Bella Hadid rocking on the street this season.
3. Big Furry Jackets
Nothing says “Look at me I’m important!” more than a giant furry coat. This look is a favorite of both the Hadid and the Kardashian/Jenner sisters, especially during fashion week. If you’re not sure where to get one like theirs, we’ve got a few cool options below.
Big fur coats are the ultimate Kylie Jenner signature look during fashion week. If you’re trying to mimic her style, this Power Through Faux Fur Coat from Nasty Gal is the perfect choice. The rich tones in the coat are for sure an eye-catcher and it will def keep you warm if you’re going to a late afternoon show. If you’re searching for a statement piece, this jacket is a super chic option.
If you’re into a bit more of a vintage look, this pink Pandora Faux-Fur coat from Macy’s is the way to go. The worn look of the fabric gives it a ton of texture and adds to the vintage aesthetic. This is another great statement piece to add to your wardrobe.
Gigi Hadid often opts for a more subtle statement jacket and if you’re the same way, then head over to Nordstrom for this Faux Fur Jacket. The intense blue color complements any skin tone and will def draw the photographers straight to you. It’s also a shorter length than some of the other options which allows you to show off a cool bottom piece like a faux leather skirt or pants.
If you’re not down with an entire faux fur look, then a faux fur accent piece is also a good way to go. Denim bombers are also a major trend right now and this Faux Fur Trim Denim Jacket combines both looks. It’s def not something you see every day so head over to Forever 21 if you want a piece that no one else will have.
4. Track Suits
Track suits are another look that have become increasingly popular this season, especially when paired with heels. The newfound trendy look is the perfect way to go if you want to stay comfortable but still look cute. We found a bunch of chic options below.
This Striped Velvet track suit from Forever 21 comes in a bunch of really awesome colors and we’re obsessed with the velvet texture. While the pants and top are sold separately, it’s definitely a good option to invest in. Keep it comfortable with a pair of trainers or rock a pair of stilettos for a chic ensemble.
This Ash Rain + Oak Sweatpants and Sweatshirt from Forever 21 definitely aren’t your typical sweatsuit, but that’s just what makes it so perfect for fashion week. The tops and bottoms are also sold separately and come in two different colors, white and cocoa. Plus, the oversized fit keeps things effortless.
Cropped sweatshirts and matching joggers are all the rage and this Ruched Drop-Crotch Sweatpants and top from Forever 21 are a super cute and colorful option. Available in Sage and Salmon, this look works with either trainers or heels. Pair it with statement jewelry to amp the look up even more.
Vibrant colored sweatsuits are favorites of celebs like JLo and Bella Hadid and can be styled in a bunch of different ways. These French Terry Sweatpants from Forever 21 come in two colors but we recommend the bright shade of red. Layer fishnets underneath to make it a bit edgier.
5. Lace Bodysuits
Yes, lingerie is totally acceptable to rock as outerwear. The bold look has become a favorite of Emily Ratajkowski and Kim K and will immediately draw the focus on you the second you walk in the door. There are a bunch of really cute styles out there, but we narrowed it down to these.
Light wash jeans and sheer black bodysuits are the ultimate chic look. This black Lace Bodysuit from H&M is perfect for those who don’t want to go completely sheer but are still down to be a bit bolder. The intricate lace detailing gives it texture and also adds a bit of an elegant flare.
This Forever 21 Semi-Sheer Lace Bodysuit is another great option if you aren’t about flashing your nips but like the sheer style. It comes in a peach and black color, giving an option for both dark and light skin tones. Keep it fun and effortless with light wash denim or dress it up with a faux leather skirt.
Add a bit of color to your look with this Sheer Floral Applique Bodysuit from Forever 21. This style appears as though it was taken right from a magazine cover and keeps things sexy and fun. Pair it with darker shades to make the color pop.
White is always a good option if you’re going for an elegant aesthetic. This Sheer Floral Lace Bodysuit from Forever 21 will look great with pretty much any color, style and texture. Beige tones are good for keeping it subdued but this piece is also a great accent for bright colors.
The ultimate necessity for looking a lot more important than you actually are is dramatic sunglasses. Whenever celebs are caught running into shows, they’re usually spotted with a pair of over the top shades with mega lenses. If you’re searching for the perfect pair, look no further. Take a look at some of our fav choices below.
Nothing nabs a photographers attention better than bright accessories. That’s why these Mirror Aviated Sunglasses from Forever 21 are the perfect choice if you’re into bold and funky additions to your outfit. Available in 3 different colors, these shades are great for those on a low budget who still want to amplify their look.
Cat eye shades like this pair from Forever 21 are about as chic as it gets when it comes to sunglasses. The black coloring and unique shape allow them to pair easily with just about any look. Plus, they’ve also got a vintage, 1950’s sort of appeal to them and you can never go wrong with that.
If there’s any time to be experimental with your clothing and accessories, it’s now. These Replay Vintage Visor Sunglasses are a tad more on the pricier side, but totally worth it if you’re searching for something that no one else will have. The futuristic style and neon colors will 1000% stand out in any setting, especially fashion week.
These bold and shiny Quay Invader Shades from Nasty Gal are another great option for fashion week. Not only is the design super unique, but the metallic color and material allow the sunlight to reflect off of your glasses to create an almost luminous effect. These will easily mold into your wardrobe and look great with any of our above options for clothing.