Fall Fashion Picks for 2012

With the Philadelphia Collection’s kickoff coinciding with Philly’s first-ever celebration of Vogue‘s Fashion’s Night Out, we’re about to get our fix on luxe. Here, our hot fall selects.

Fall style picks for 2012 in Philadelphia.

On September 6th, Philly breaks out its stylish side with its first-ever celebration of Fashion’s Night Out, Vogue’s international shopping party of the year. Our city’s chicest shops will fling open their doors for a glitzed-up nighttime shopping-palooza fea turing live music, trunk shows and, of course, plenty of fizzy champagne. (Go here for a full list of participants.) It’s a kickoff for the Philadelphia Collection, a one-week fete of Philly’s rising fashion scene—and it means we’re officially putting our style stamp on the map. To whet your appetite, here are our picks for fall’s sartorial standouts, in some of our favorite boutiques. Ready, set, shop!

Our Hottest Fall Fashions for Every Style:

Haute Child in the City

Row Namkesh pants, blouse, Rottley jacket, Celine bag, Manolo Blahnik pumps, antique jewelry

The season’s new take on the power suit, in ultra-luxe burgundy velvet. The Row Namkesh pants, $990, blouse, $675, and Rottley jacket, $1,890, and Celine bag, $2,450, all at Neiman Marcus, the Plaza at King of Prussia, 610-962-6200. Manolo Blahnik cobalt suede pumps, $595 at Saks Fifth Avenue, Bala Cynwyd, 610-667-9166. A. Brandt & Son circa-1850 estate amethyst cocktail ring, $2,495, and ci rca-1880 signet ring, $1,295, both at Knit Wit, multiple locations, 215-564-4760.

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The Natural

Paul Smith skirt, Autumn Cashmere Sweater, Lionette chain necklace, Miu Miu Glitter pumps, Pearls.

At Knit Wit, it’s girl-next-door style, updated, upgraded and quirkified with heavy metals and irreverent touches. (Can you spot the Mini Cooper?) On model: Paul Smith skirt, $260, Autumn Cashmere sweater, $286, Lionette chain necklace, $150, and Three Dots tights, $154, all at Knit Wit. On table: Miu Miu glitter pumps, $675 at Neiman Marcus. On mannequins, from left: Nakamol pearl strands, from $115, at Knit Wit, and Milly skirt, $227, at Skirt, Bryn Mawr, 610-520-0222. Diane von Furstenberg Bianca curly lamb vest, $1,200 at Skirt. Hat Attack fur-trimmed gloves, $55 at Knit Wit. Diane von Furstenberg leather Yvanna dress, $675 at Skirt.

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The Modernist

Joan Shepp, Jean Paul Gautier, Givenchy boots, Crest Gems jewelry.

This fall, Joan Shepp’s avant-garde aesthetic leans toward urban-warrior cool, with elegant draping, big baubles, and a so-this-season dash of pony hair. Jean Paul Gaultier dress, $1,095, Givenchy pony-hair wedge booties, $1,450, Crest Gems necklace, $125, and hoop earrings, $58, all at Joan Shepp, Philadelphia, 215-735-2666.

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The Downtowner

Third Street Habit, Samantha Wills jewelry, Jas M.B. Meli Day Bag, Miu Miu studded leather booties

Nestled in Old City, Third Street Habit is smartly boho, with breezy separates, major denim and a dappling of patterns, best worn all mixed up. Mother “The Looker” jeans, $198, Of Two Minds Tildy blouse, $188, and Jaella blazer, $474, A Peace Treaty gold bangles, $264, Iosselliani bangle, $198, and multi-wire ring, $220, Samantha Wills bangle, $178, assorted Chan Luu bracelets, from $178, black quartz ring, $278, agate dagger necklace, $260, and matte brown necklace, $298, all at Third Street Habit, Philadelphia, 215-925-5455. Miu Miu studded leather booties, $975 at Neiman Marcus. On table: Jas M.B. Meli Day bag, $498, and Monserat De Lucca Benecio tote, $348, both at Third Street Habit.

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The Sophisticate

Adresse Rittenhouse, Bouchra Jarrar, Gabriella Kiss jewelry, Annette Ferdinandsen jewelry, Proenza Schouler leather

Adresse, Rittenhouse’s most ladylike boutique, balances edgier pieces with classic silhouettes and—just for fun—a few splashes of supremely covetable fur. Bouchra Jarrar Paris calfskin jacket, $3,920, wool pants, $1,005, and fox-fur collar, $4,190, all at Adresse, Philadelphia, 215-985-3161. Gabriella Kiss round chrysophrase ring, $680, spessarite garnet ring, $1,900, rhodolite garnet ring, $1,010, watermelon tourmaline earrings, $4,400, and Annette Ferdinandsen emerald ring, $5,720, all at Egan Day, Philadelphia, 267-773-8833. On table: Proenza Schouler PS1 leather pochette, $895, and PS1 medium leather bag, $1,695, both at Adresse.

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