From animal accents to zigzags, we've spelled out exactly what fall fashion trends you need for a stylish season. Fall is a great time of the year to explore patterns and textures in your clothing and accessories.

But don't stop there; experiment with warm make-up and deep colors like purple and dark green to add depth to any ensemble. Still unsure? Check out our slideshow above for some fall inspiration!

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