The S/S 22 runway shows were inspiring to take in. Designers had an optimistic take on the future of fashion, ushering in a slew of cool new trends that span very wearable items to directional pieces that only the most daring fashion enthusiasts will put to the test. Ready for a wardrobe refresh, I’ve been thinking ahead to the items I want to add to my closet first. Lately, I’ve been in a bit of a rut with the same standby basics in rotation, so I’m excited about the idea of some sartorial newness for 2022.
So what are the editor-approved fashion trends I’ll be buying first for 2022? They range from elevated basics like maxi skirts that feel fresh for the year ahead to the bold color I can’t wait to start wearing to the trend updating the uniform I wore in high school. Here, the eight fashion trends for 2022 I’m already shopping.