While the words “quilted” and “chic” aren’t typically synonymous, this season these two terms have quite a bit in common, because they both can be used to describe this latest chic trend. Quilted textures have been popping up on everything this season from quilted smoking slippers to quilted leather jackets, there’s almost nothing that hasn’t been seen with a little quilt-tastic touch this season. The fall 2013 runways of Michael Kors, Anna Sui, Rag and Bone, Catherine Malandrino and Tibi all showcase quilted textures in one way or another. So this season let a little quilting give your fall wardrobe an interesting and unique chicness boost.

One of the most wearable ways to rock this trend is in the form of a quilted leather bag, both quilted totes and clutches are equally fashionable for fall this year. The quilted look is a fun way to add a little girly-ness into an edgy rocker chic pieces like a leather jacket or skirt. In terms of quilted clothing our favorite piece has to be the quilted leather jacket, whether its quilted in its entirety or just has quilted sleeves. The quilted texture is also a great look when it comes to shoes, for example quilted leather ankle boots and quilt textured pumps are both great ways to rock this trend, in a minimal and understated way.

Try The Trend Tips
Trust us when we say that your wardrobe will definitely benefit from some quilted texture pieces, and below we have a few tips for you to keep in mind, while you’re rocking this chic trend.

While it comes to the quilted texture trend the important thing to remember is to pair your quilted pieces with fresh and youthful items, this is done in order to avoid allowing the quilted pieces to age your look. For example if you opt to wear a quilted skirt, consider some commanding pointed black pumps and sleek slicked back hair.