Fall welcomed a feast of fashionable trends that are playful, edgy and experimental. From skinny framed sunglasses to chic animal prints, we give this season’s styles receive an emphatic stamp of approval. Before we gather around the table with family this Thanksgiving to remark on gratitude, we’re warming up with the five trends we’re thankful for this season.  

Like it or not, belt bags have quickly become the ‘It Bag’ of 2018. Prolific on both catwalks and sidewalks alike, we have to confess this is one trend we didn’t see coming. Though it was definitely the bag of summer, we’re seeing it spill into the fall seasons as well, belting cozy sweaterdresses or peeking out from under the lightweight coats of the season.

Bold, chunky necklaces have had their moment. These days, it’s all about dainty layers and personal pieces. Building the perfect necklace stack can be quite the challenge. Pairing the right pieces is a delicate balance that can be either a hit or miss. We’ve put together some tips to teach you how to necklace layer like a pro.

New York Fashion Week reigns supreme as fashion’s best litmus test for what trends will rule the season. While exceptional-yet-expected florals decked the spring/summer runways, designers experimented with bold new statements in their ready-to-wear collections. From Manhattan to Miami, these five trends are made for the 305.