The fashionista is in (SS15): but baby it’s cold outside

by Hannah Germaine

Spring 2015 Ready-to-Wear is showing in New York just as we begin to think about fall and winter clothing. Gather inspiration from the warm-weather collections for a fresh look appropriate for the current season.


Gary Graham combines beautiful, delicate pieces with edgy boots and androgynous jackets like Marla from Fight Club would. You can get a similar, gracefully deteriorating look by layering chunky sweaters and heavier jackets with your fragile lace frocks and stuffing wool socks in your boots.


Derek Lam 10 Crosby borrows silhouettes and color schemes from Nancy Drew and “Singin’ in the Rain.” Late ‘20s and early ‘30s pleats, asymmetry and belted jackets and skirts can be utilized at any temperature. The light neutral colors brighten bare tree limbs, but don’t clash with muddy slushy snow. Don’t forget the gold ankle boots!