11 Fashion Trends of Fall/Winter 2020 – Grandma Fashion Will Be Seen Everywhere
Fashion trends that are grandma-approved
Grandma fashion is certainly not a rare trend – outfits that look like they have come fresh out of your grandma’s closet have had their fair share in the fashion spotlight since the last few years. We’re not surprised that grandma fashion is making a comeback this Fall/Winter, since old is definitely gold, and retro styles have always managed to sweep us off our feet. But what took us by surprise was the crazy pace at which grandma fashion is gaining popularity among fashion enthusiasts.
From colorful jewelry to Bourgeois ensembles and from chic sweater sets to sophisticated frame bags – here are 11 grandma fashion trends for Fall/Winter 2020 that are guaranteed to make you fall in love with retro styles all over again!
1. Tweaked Tweeds
If as a child you were in love with your Grandma’s tweed outfits, this one is for you! We are elated about the revival of tweed, and why not? It has the ability to add opulence to every look. Not just us, even the fashion influencers are blessing our Instagram feeds with their tweed outfits. You can wear this versatile trend as a jacket, blazer, and everything that you wished for.
Bold Vertical Tweed Knit Jacket ($1,795)
Elma Jacket Top
2. Double Sweater
Our grandparents slayed this trend, and now it’s our turn. The double sweater trend is easy to pull yet so chic that you won’t mind wearing it for the entire season. You can dive into the trend too; all you need is a matching sweater set to tie around the shoulders. If not a set, you can also go for a sweater with a similar color.
3. Sleek Knee High Socks
This trend will bring the nostalgic vibe of elementary school and your grandma’s fashion diary too. Sleek knee-high socks are sassier than before, and Instagram IT girls are already styling them. Be it mini dresses, knife pumps, or even plaid skirts; these socks will work effortlessly with every outfit.
Thigh-high floral socks ($59)
3-Pack Sheer Knee Highs ($14)
4. Square Toe
The square-toe trend never really left the fashion world – they have been here since our grandmas started wearing it. To keep up with the vintage aesthetic, the new square-toe shoes are coming in the forms of loafers, pumps, and mules.
Almerton Square-Toe Loafers ($650)
Nina Square Toe Sandals ($179)
5. Knit Vest
Knit vests have been leading our fashion ideas for a long time now, and we can predict that the trend will not leave us anytime soon. This season, style devotees will make knit vests their core fall staple just like the grandmothers did. If you want to dip your toes in this trend pool, pair a sweater vest with wide-leg jeans or midi skirt.
Cable Knit Vest ($45.90)
Alpaca-blend Sweater Vest ($59.99)
Korina Fair Isle Sweater ($380.00)
6. Faux Fur
This trend is cute, warm, comfy, and everything that you need for your winter wardrobe. Faux fur looks not only elegant but also feels cozy; now, we know why our grandmas loved this trend. You can layer faux fur jackets or coats over your favorite fall outfits for effortless dressing.
Longline hooded shearling coat
Faux fur black coat
Janet faux-fur jacket
7. Frame bags
We all have seen our grandmas flaunting their frame bags, and now they have hopped back into the fashion world with chic updates. These bags are structured, classy, and versatile enough to be worn with any outfit. Pair it with a slinky slip dress with a leather jacket or a wool blend coat; a frame bag won’t disappoint you.
Turn-lock structured tote ($703)
Structured Leather Tote ($340)
8. Contemporary Dressing
As the temperature drops, get ready to see contemporary dressing everywhere you go. The trend is a blend of A-line midi skirts, scarves, tweed blazers, and anything that speaks chic. Also known as bourgeois dressing, this trend is about detailed tailoring that infuses sheer elegance.
Ruffle Collar Silk Shirt ($129)
Printed pleated scarf ($19.99)
Belt check blazer
9. Mint Green Hint
Time to give your fall/winter wardrobe a dash of subtle green. Mint green accessories and jewelry are all set to update our fashion resumes. Even the IT girls on Instagram love this trend as the subtle hints of green look great with every outfit. From handbags to earrings, this trend will help us create new fashion ideas.
Tori In Hammered Silk Satin
Mini crocodile-effect tote ($488)
Medium LOUcite Jelly Hoops ($145)
11. Granny Scarves
Granny scarves, popularly know as babushka, are soon going to be the prime contender of the fall fashion game. This accessory trend is all about folding the scarf in a triangular shape and wearing it over the head, just like our grandmas did. Fashionistas across the globe love this granny fashion trend. FYI, babushka has two meanings, ‘wearing a scarf over the head’ as well as ‘a grandmother’.
Floral print scarf
Print Square Silk Scarf ($29)
2. Pearl Embellishments
Pearl jewelry was once an obsession of every grandma, and now it’s the chicest trend of the season. This jewelry trend is soon going to be everyone’s favorite, as it can infuse elegance to any look. You can wear a pearl necklace over a tweed outfit, and it’ll effortlessly take the fashion quotient up a notch. Not just a pearl necklace, even a pair of pearl earrings can transform the entire essence of your seasonal ensemble.
Jelly Bean Bracelet
Lilly Pearl Necklace