Fall 2013 Fashion: 4 Must-Try Print and Color Trends

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Fall 2013 print and color trends

Prabal Gurung, Saint Laurent, DKNY, & BCBG Fall 2013 RTW | ELLE

When it comes to keeping up with trends, one of the easiest and most effective ways to amp up your wardrobe is by investing in a trendy print or color. Below, we've rounded up four of our favorite prints and color trends for fall 2013. Scroll down to check them out:

1. Moss Green

Moss green fall 2013 runways

3.1 Phillip Lim, Prabal Gurung, & St. John Fall 2013 RTW | ELLE

Although emerald is still on-trend for fall, there's a new shade of green quickly rising through the ranks: moss green. It's a mix between an earthy olive and cool gray, which makes for a unique autumnal hue.

This color works like a neutral, which means it can be paired with lots of different shades. Try it with black for an edgy look or pair moss green with jewel tones for a fashion-forward vibe. Either way, you're bound to look super-chic!

Hot Picks for Fall

Moss green fall 2013 trend

Product Info: Jacket- Nasty Gal, Jeans- ModCloth, Cardigan- Amazon, Beanie- Patagonia, Bag- Kohl's

2. Plaid

Plaid fall 2013 runways

Mulberry, Saint Laurent, & Tommy Hilfiger Fall 2013 RTW | ELLE

Plaid will forever be a fall favorite, but expect this print to be even more popular this season. Both grunge and menswear-inspired looks were big on the F/W '13 runways, and, as shown above, showcased just how versatile plaid can be.

Whether your prefer preppy or edgy looks, this is the kind of print that can work for just about any style aesthetic, so be sure to pick up a new plaid piece or two for fall.

Hot Picks for Fall

Plaid fall 2013 trend

Product Info: Hat- Zappos, Coat- Nasty Gal, Dress- H&M, Pants- JCPenney, Boots- Amazon, Skirt- Urban Outfitters

3. Unconventional Leopard Print

Leopard fall 2013 runways

DKNY, Moschino Cheap and Chic, & Tracy Reese Fall 2013 RTW | ELLE

As someone who likes to wear leopard year-round, I'm happy to report that leopard print will be über popular for fall. But not just any kind of leopard - this season is all about the unconventional prints. Think oversized spots and bright colors - the wilder, the better in this case!

If you're wary about rocking this bold print, go small with accessories, but if you're a leopard lover, feel free to go all out. Below are some of our fave unconventional leopard print pieces for autumn:

Hot Picks for Fall

Unconventional leopard print fall 2013 trend

Product Info: Flats- Gap, Scarf- Dorothy Perkins, Sweater- Mango, Romper- Boohoo, Skirt- The Hut, Phone Case- Milly

4. Winter White

White fall 2013 runways

Proenza Schouler, BCBG, & Derek Lam Fall 2013 RTW | ELLE

There's something oh-so-stylish about wearing white during the colder months of the year and - lucky for us - designers thought the same thing this season. Winter white is a major fall trend and we love how easy it is to wear.

If you're up for it, rock a head-to-toe white outfit or go low-key chic with an accessory or jacket. And, don't forget, combining black and white is still "in" for fall!

Hot Picks for Fall

Winter white fall 2013 color trend

Product Info: Sweater- ASOS, Jacket- Forever 21, Necklace- BaubleBar, Bag- Aeropostale, Boots- New Look, Skirt- Zara

Your thoughts?

What do you think of these trendy prints and colors? Which one is your favorite? Will you be rocking any of these looks this season? As always, remember to tell us what you think by leaving a comment!

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