More than ever, I feel a sense of dread seeing the small reminders of fall approaching throughout my day to day: a dead leaf, a pumpkin for sale, the change in merchandise under the ‘New Arrivals’ tab. There is no doubt that this feeling is due to the underlying anxiety I am having about turning my life around completely. I am simultaneously moving to New York – albeit, unemployed – and taking a far leap into a career change. This is what I have always wanted, but never allowed myself to do. As the new season approaches, I am more excited than ever of the prospect of working around FW18 collections, but I am a nervous wreck. Here are the trends of FW18 that you can catch me sweating in.