17 Ways To Wear The Hottest Color Of The Season

Fall’s red hot accessories are here—and you don’t have to be a risk-taker to wear them

After fall collections were showcased on the runways of New York, London, Milan, and Paris back in February, one thing was clear: Red was going to be the color of the season. Fast-forward eight months and that prediction stands true. Vibrant and bold red pieces, from statement coats to layering sweaters, have been seen in stores and on the streets. They're a pigment-packed punch amongst the usual sea of deep, dark, and neutral tones typical to autumn.

But maybe red head-to-toe (or wearing bright primary colors, in general) isn’t your thing. That’s okay, too, because that’s what accessories are for.

We rounded up 17 ways to rock fall’s trendiest shade without going overboard. A pop of color from a pair of shoes, a bag, or jewelry still makes a powerful statement without overpowering, and pairs perfectly with the rest of your muted wardrobe.

Check out our picks of the season, below.

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Dolce Vita, Loxen Booties, $190, available at Dolce Vita.

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Auxiliary, Micro Beyeren Backpack, $275, available at Aritzia.

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Petals and Peacocks, Nevermind Sunglasses in Red, $20, available at NYLONshop.

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Parisa Wang, Infinity Bracelet/Choker, $45, available at Parisa Wang.

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Everlane, The Day Heel, $145, available at Everlane.

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Gelareh Mizrahi, Mini Python Satchel Red, $450, available at Gelareh Mizrahi.

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Vans, Canvas Sk8-Hi, $60, available at Vans.

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Zara, Earrings With Contrasting Fringing, $19.90, available at Zara.

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Tuleste, 3” Red Lurex Pom Pom Earrings, $75, available at Tuleste.

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VereVerto, Ado, $200, available at VereVerto.

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Urban Outfitters, Felt Beret, $29, available at Urban Outfitters.

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ASOS, Abstract Clutch Bag, $24, available at ASOS.

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Kat Maconie, Paloma, $315, available at Kat Maconie.

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& Other Stories, Wool Beanie, $29, available at & Other Stories.

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Lizzie Fortunato, Totem Tassel Earrings, $290, available at Bona Drag.

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Alice And Olivia, Dinah Sunglasses, $225, available at Alice And Olivia Eyewear.

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Aurelie Bidermann, Diana Twisted Bracelet, $386, available at Luisa Via Roma.