Behind the Buy: What Joan Shepp Is Loving for Fall

A peek at what Philly’s top boutiques are showing this season.

JOAN SHEPP2Welcome, officially and finally, to fall! While you’ve been Shore-ing, sunning and stealing every last bit of summer before it winds away, we’ve been digging head-first into the new season’s style offerings. And let me tell you: They are good. We asked Philly’s top shops to give us a peek at their fall buys. Every day, we’ll be breaking down the the styles they’re loving, the trends they’re featuring, and the pieces to add to your new-season shopping list. Happy shopping!

The Store: Joan Shepp, Rittenhouse.

The Look: Moschino.

The Trends: Plaids and checks with a little fringe; high-waisted pants. “And this is one of the best seasons for knits,” says owner Jan Shepp. “Long coats and sweaters in rich colors  –  gray, burgundy and deep green.”

Label to Watch: J.W. Anderson, Sacai, Ellery. “Amazing detail.”

Best Buy: Ellery Mars tunic (shown, $698).

The Accessory: “Statement jewelry with more simple dressing.” (shown, $475)

More store fall previews here! (You know you wanna click.)

Third Street Habit, Old City

Eaves, Old City

Skirt, Bryn Mawr, Stone Harbor and Rittenhouse

Boyds, Rittenhouse