Shades of tan were all over the fall New York Fashion Week runways this year: camel peacoats at Michael Kors, beige sportswear at the controversial Yeezy show, cinnamon velvet at Alberta Ferretti.
This spectrum has been popular in every decade, just in different iterations. Every era has its khaki trenches, honey-colored sheath dresses and taupe suede boots.
When a trend is made new again, one of the most interesting and cost-effective ways to hop on the bandwagon is to shop vintage.
Dear Society, at 3566 Broadway, carries a mix of vintage and modern styles, perfect for finding unique pieces that feel current. In addition to a variety of neutrally hued tops, skirts and dresses, the store, owned by locals Maria Casteel and Chanel Jezek, also carries interesting jewelry and vintage designer purses.