When it’s your job to shop for, test out, and review fashion pieces, new items are always hitting your doorstep. Dozens of new pieces come across our desks in the span of a month, so you can imagine that collectively, our entire fashion team has tried hundreds of pieces this year alone. Since it can be downright intimidating to peruse what’s out there in the hopes of making a little wardrobe update, we figured we’d do the hard work for you and dish on our fashion obsessions of the past year.
Seeing as we’re basically experts when it comes to shopping, we don’t take our favorites lightly. In fact, I’d go so far as to say that the tops, bags, shoes, and outerwear on our short lists are “it,” and once you see how our editors are styling each, I think you’ll agree. From the perfect button-down shirt that Kristen found to Jasmine’s stunning Jacquemus dress to the jeans everyone needs according to Eliza, here are the very best fashion items we tried in 2022.