Top 10 Get Mad for Plaid this Fall

’Check’ this list for ten reasons to add plaid to your shopping list this season!

’Check’ this list for ten reasons to add plaid to your shopping list this season!
Go mad for plaid this fall, with a print that’s gone from grunge to sophisticated right before our eyes. This preppy favorite has taken the fashion world by storm, and the sky’s the limit for how you can wear this autumn worthy trend. The ultimate guide of course is our objective, research-based list, which boasts minis, skinnies, and so much more in the print of the moment. Peek through and find your fall plaid best to set your crisp weather wardrobe in motion.
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August 28, 2014

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The Rankings

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Wildfox ’Ello’ Raglan Pullover

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Best For: A raglan pullover is the ultimate in comfortable chic. This version, with cute ‘ello text and patterned sleeves, shoot this to the top of the fall plaid bests list.

J.O.A. Plaid Woven Top with Wide Sleeves

Our Score

Loved For: Stark white with a graphic plaid print make this cropped stunner one to watch (and pair with its matching skirt!).

Free People Teen Spirit Mini Dress

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Loved For: Godet insets and slim cutout detail make this grunge inspired fall plaid best decidedly feminine. Wear with your fave worn in motorcycle jacket for your new go-to fall look.

Rag & Bone/Jean Plaid Skinny

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Loved For: Three front slant zippers give these black and white plaid skinnies a rocker vibe. It’s up to you as to whether you want to keep it monochromatic or add a bright accent.

Equipment Slim Signature Audacious Plaid Printed Blouse

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Best For: Shorter silhouette and silk fabrication give this printed, fall plaid best a modern update.

Rails Shirt Hunter Plaid

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Loved For: Nothing feels more fall, or is more versatile, than a plaid button-down, and these borrowed from the boys stunners fitted with a more feminine shape prove just that.

Paige Denim Jimmy Jimmy Jeans with Patches

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Best For: Multi plaid patches add a playful yet tough 90s look to these straight leg jeans. Pair these fall plaid bests with your favorite Brogues and a slouchy white tee.

Alice + Olivia Kimbra Plaid Yoke Skirt

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Loved For: Paging Cher Horowitz! A plaid mini is everything this fall, and this flirty version will make sure you don’t forget it.

Madewell Penfield® Kasson Parka

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Best For: Being a fashionable and functional fall parka with a charming plaid interior? Yes please!

Current/Elliott The Perfect Shirt Plaid

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Loved For: The name doesn’t lie. This ‘perfect shirt’ makes dressing for crisp weather a breeze. The ideal sleeve length means this shirt is polished and never sloppy.

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