So believe it or not lovelies, summer is over:( Pretty soon we’ll be trading in our sundresses and sunnies for blazers and boots. To make the transition easy for you, we’ve compiled the 5 hottest fall trends you’ll need to be fashionable this season.

1. Peplum Dresses

Peplum Dress Rihanna Estelle Nia Long

This skirted look mixes flirt with femininity, flattering most shapes in strapless or asymmetric styles. Rock a peplum piece in blue like Rihanna or Estelle, or go for a more subdued look a la Nia Long in black:

2. Extended Shoulders

Extended Shoulders Kim Kardashian Tracee Ross Kerry Washington

Whether it’s the 80’s effect or Balmain, shoulder pads have made a resurgence in a real way both on runways and real women. The power shoulder dominates this season, so update your blazers and dresses with these cute options:

3. Platform Heels

Platform Heels Lala Cassie Solange

This season we’re adding even more height to your traditional shoes in platform styles that sculpt the legs while making you look long and lean:

4. Layered Necklaces


This falls calls for chunky neck pieces, brimming over with pearls, balls, and chains. Keep it funky like Adrienne Bailon, or go for more of a classic style like Sanaa:

5. Thigh High Boots


Thigh High boots guarantee adequate protection against a fall chill, and are an unquestionably hot look. For this transitional time, wear your pair with a chic mini dress like Melody Thornton or Kim Kardashian, then move on to jeans and a cute top like Golden Brooks for cooler temps:

What trend are you looking forward to the most?