CLOTHING: As the weather changes, fashion chang- es. Fall is off to a late start with the weather barely cooling down. Knit clothing seems to be “in” but that doesn’t stop the short skirt, Ugg wearing basic fashioni- stas.

The weather’s demands definitely impact what most people can wear. It seems the favorites of the fall are pea coats, leggings and boots. Keep it smart, simple and classy and you can wear an outfit with those basics


ALSO STILL IN: Pops of animal print, big flower prints, flowing sweaters, mixing patterns and boy-

friend jeans.

FALL COLORS: Dried herb, desert sage, stormy weather, Biscay Bay, Marsala, reflecting pond, am- ethyst orchid, cadmium orange, cashmere rose

and oak bluff.

ACCESSORIES: Scarves are a must have.

People this year are seeming to gravitate to- wards fur. Fur was all over New York Fashion Week, even though it was controversial. Short boots, also known as booties, are everywhere now. So are Bear- paw boots, which are an inexpensive alternative to


MAKEUP: When fall comes around every lipstick fanatic knows to drop the bright lipstick colors for the deep reds, browns, purples, pinks and oranges. The simple wing look or smoky eye is always a go

to look because they are fast and easy.