If you have a trendy style personality, it goes without saying that you like to wear the latest fashion trends, often wearing several trends at the same time.

You like to update your closet and your outfits by adding the latest fashion trends to your existing pieces.

Styles for the trendy style personality

Clothes for this style are hard to define as the trends change every season. Fashionistas will need to follow the trends through magazines and the latest fashion shows to know what to look for in the shops.

You may incorporate other style personalities into your look but, whatever you wear will usually have one element which is absolutely bang-on-trend and which is THE piece to own this season. 

But you may well find that while the trendy style personality is your dominant style, you may be drawn to others too.

Things that go in and out of fashion include:

  • Shoulder pads
  • Platform heels
  • Colors
  • Sequins
  • Outrageous hats
  • Skirt volume
  • Skirt lengths
  • Pant lengths

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Divina (above) combines elements of the classic style personality with elements which are some of the latest fashion trends this season, including heritage pearl jewelry and embellished tights. Check out this similar jumpsuit and floppy hat to copy her style.

You can find out more here about the top accessory trends for fall 2019.

If you aren’t sure what style personality you have, you can take this fun style personality quiz to find out.

How to know if you have a trendy style personality

As I said, you are probably very aware of what style you have.

But, if you aren’t certain you have a trendy style personality here are the signs that this describes you …

You follow the latest fashion trends

You like to keep abreast of the latest fashion trends through reading fashion blogs, websites and magazines.

The highlights of the fashion calendar for you are when the new season collections are shown in the world’s fashion capitals.

You are willing to take risks and are happy to stand out

This style can be a lot of fun and very fashion forward, but will look outdated very quickly.

You are a trendsetter

While you do like to be informed about the latest fashion trends and styles, that doesn’t mean you follow them to the letter.

You may be the trendsetter among your friendship group.

Latest fashion trends to try | 40plusstyle.com

Petra (above) takes a combination of classic and glamorous pieces, and adds on-trend accessories including a belt bag and block heels. Here is a similar animal print belt bag, lace cardigan and a pair of block heels.

You are also adept at mixing and matching high street and higher end pieces

You love to mix the high and the low end and create interesting outfits.

You shop every season

You might not add a lot to your closet each season or you might like to shop every weekend.

However frequently you hit the shops, you do like to add at least one piece each season which is bang-on-trend to update your outfits.

You also like to window shop for ideas, even if you aren’t buying anything.

You pay attention to accessories

You know the value of accessories when it comes to adding a trendy element to your outfit.

You may, for example, update your closet with the latest handbag style.

Handbags in the latest fashion trends | 40plusstyle.com

Grace (above) has opted for a fluffy handbag, which is very on-trend this season. Check out this similar bag and knee high boots.

You already have your eye on the next season

You want to be the first to wear the new trends, so you always have your eye on the next season’s trends as soon as they hit the runways.

These trends shape the way you shop the high street. You’ll be one step ahead.

Celebrities with a trendy fashion style who wear the latest fashion trends

It’s no surprise that many celebrities have a trendy style personality because they often have access to stylists or are given, or can borrow, pieces from designers.

While some celebrities have a different style such as classic or architectural, there are many who could be described as having a trendy style personality.

Even those who prefer a different style will usually have elements of the trendy style personality in order to update their look each season.

Celebrities with a trendy style personality include Gwen Stefani, who combines trends with an urban edge, Victoria Beckham, who mixes trends with a classic style and Madonna, who definitely falls under the trendsetter category.

Wearing trendy clothes with other styles

Just as celebrities combine a trendy style personality with other style personalities, you will probably find yourself drawn to another type of style.

So, you may want to add the latest trends to your personal style.

For instance, your secondary style may be classic, romantic, eurochic or architectural.

Trendy clothes – tops for the trendy style personality

When it comes to choosing tops, you know that a new style can update the pants and skirts you already have in your closet.

Dark florals were on the catwalks for fall 2019. Designers also went for prim and proper options with pussy bow blouses.

Other styles were shorter-length tops as well as slouchy, comfy jumpers which were asymmetrical and showed off one shoulder.

tops for the trendy style personality | 40plusstyle.com

Hugo tie neck silk blouseJoie floral silk wrap blouseASTR the Label button front topAllSaints cotton sweater

Top with eyelet embroidery | 40plusstyle.com

Vanessa (above) wears a trendy top from H&M with a plaid skirt and a pair of metallic platform sandals.

Here is a similar flutter sleeve top with an eyelet embroidery from the same brand.

Jackets and coats including the latest fashion trends for the trendy style personality

As with the rest of your wardrobe, you will always keep an eye on what is in trend each season when it comes to coats and jackets.

You are likely to have a collection of coats already in your closet which are always on trend, such as a trench coat, an asymmetrical style or a moto jacket.

To these, you will usually add one new piece each winter and fall. This time around, coat trends include plaid, floral and snakeskin.

outerwear for the trendy style personality | 40plusstyle.com

Kendall + Kylie plaid coatDaniel Rainn floral blazerHalogen moto jacketAllSaints coat

Black and white printed blazer | 40plusstyle.com

Sally (above) combines a number of trends in one outfit, including white boots and a square-shaped bag.

Here is a similar patterned black and white blazer.

Trendy style pants

You always have your eye on what shape and style of jeans are on-trend at any one time.

But, you will also have pieces in your closet which won’t go out of trend, such as leather pants and crop flare jeans.

This season, you could update your style with plaid pants, which are still very much on trend, as well as embellished jeans.

latest fashion trends pants for the trendy style personality | 40plusstyle.com

Blank NYC leather leggings1.State tie waist plaid crop pantsFrame crop flare jeans7 For All  Mankind pearl detail ankle jeans

Raw hem latest fashion trends crop jeans | 40plusstyle.com

Nina (above) knows that raw-hem jeans are a big trend at the moment. Get a similar pair of high rise raw edge crop jeans here.

Trendy style skirts and new style dress ideas

If you have a trendy style personality, you will definitely be aware of current hemlines and skirt styles, even if you choose not to wear the hem length of the moment.

Pleated skirts are a big trend now, and gold is also a huge trend for the next season, so you could combine the two.

The midi length is the most on trend right now and animal print, satin and leather also featured heavily on the fall 2019 runways.

As a trendy style personality, you will be happy mixing contrast levels, so you will be comfortable mixing your satin skirt with a sweater and sneakers rather than saving it for more formal occasions.

Or, you might wear a leopard print dress with a boyfriend blazer and brogues, for example, rather than with formal heels.

skirts and dresses in the latest fashion trends | 40plusstyle.com

J.O.A pleated midi skirtTopshop leather skirtHugo slit satin maxi skirtVince Camuto leopard dress

Silver metallic pleated midi skirt | 40plusstyle.com

Sarah (above) shows how to wear the pleated skirt trend in a casual way. You can find a similar skirt here.

You might also like to take a look at this piece on how to wear a skirt in a casual, chic way.

Leopard print maxi dress | 40plusstyle.com

Abi (above) is wearing several trends in one outfit with her leopard print dress, square-shaped bag and white sneakers. Get a similar leopard print dress here.

Trendy style shoes to wear with your trendy outfits

Whatever style personality you are, updating your shoes and/or handbag can be the easiest way to give the existing items you have in your closet a refresh.

For fall 2019, the shoe trends included leopard and snakeprint, reptile or crocodile skin-type textures and slouchy boots.

shoes in the latest fashion trends | 40plusstyle.com

Matisse bootieLinea Paolo sneakerBlondo waterproof bootSteve Madden slide sandal

For more shoe trend inspiration, take a look at this piece on the shoe trends for fall 2019.

Snake skin printed booties | 40plusstyle.com

Simone (above) wears an on-trend utility-style jumpsuit with another trend – the snakeskin bootie. Check out a similar snake print bootie from Calvin Klein here.

Trendy style accessories to wear with fashion clothes

The power of accessories cannot be underestimated when it comes to updating your style.

Just changing your handbag style or the jewelry you are wearing can make a big difference even to simple outfits you already have in your closet such as a pair of jeans and sweater or a little black dress.

Accessory and handbag trends for this season included bucket bags, reptile textures, fluffy bags and jewelry featuring pearls or big chain links.

accessories for the trendy style personality | 40plusstyle.com

Topshop crocodile grab bagMogoe fur bagLaura Lombardi hoop earringsSole Society pearl pendant necklace

Trendy accessories | 40plusstyle.com

Nikki (above) is pulling off a chic vibe with all the accessories she is wearing with this outfit. She combines classic elements with on trend pieces.

You can get the clear circle crossbody bag from Target, the wide brim straw hat from eBay and the leather belt from Gucci.

She has added an on-trend element with her asymmetrical, one-shoulder top.

Trendy clothing websites

So where do you shop if you have a trendy style personality?

You are likely to mix past season pieces, with vintage items you’ve picked up along with some designer clothes and accessories. To these, you will add bang-on-trend pieces from the high street.

Because you like to add new pieces each season, you are likely to check out high street stores including Topshop, H&M, Forever 21, Asos, River Island and Mango.

You aren’t confined by any perception about what age bracket certain stores are thought to be aimed at.

You are likely to also pick up pieces at department stores such as Nordstrom as well as on Amazon fashion.

A capsule wardrobe for the TRENDY style personality

As a trendy style personality, you will be adept at mixing and matching to create a huge amount of outfits from the items you have in your closet.

Here are just a few options to put together the on-trend fashion pieces from above.

A capsule wardrobe for the TRENDY style personality | 40plusstyle.com

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