How to Pull Off the Western Trend in Your Everyday Wardrobe


Western dress typically involves leather boots, denim shirts, bandannas, and fringe — but chances are you don’t want to show up at the office looking like Annie Oakley. Luckily, this season, Western trends are shaping up to be more city-friendly than ever: Western-inflected items like Hermès’s bandit scarves and Gianvito Rossi’s cowgirl boots work well with any wardrobe.

If you’re in need of more convincing, take a cue from Michael Kors: On his fall runway, the designer tapped into the urban woman’s psyche with a collection that included fringed jackets and skirts, soft chiffon blouses, and long, extra-cozy knitwear. With that as inspiration, click through our slideshow below to see 16 sophisticated ways to wear the Western look this fall.

How to Pull Off the Western Trend