6 current fashion trends to spruce up your style in 2022

Fatima Fokina

The world of fashion is always changing, hopping from one style to the next within days or weeks, and with so many micro trends floating around the internet, it can be hard to know what new pieces you should incorporate into your wardrobe.

Whether you are an avid trend-watcher or are looking for ways to refresh your closet with some new styles, there are a few key trends we think fashion fans should look out for.

To help you find ways to try these current must-have pieces, Lifestyle expert Kathy Buccio stopped by the 3rd hour of TODAY to share six outfits and accessories that are huge right now. From pastel clothing to bucket hats, these are trends are worth trying.

Read on to shop jeans, shoes, jewelry and more.

Trend: bright colors

Zara Textured Double Blazer

This double breasted blazer is a great way to add some color into your wardrobe. Available in both pink and green, this blazer is a standout option because of the textured fabric and frayed lining detail. You can also shop the matching shirt and skirt for a full monochrome look.

Zara Knit Crop Top

Who doesn’t love a pop of pink? This cropped knit top is great for the coming spring and summer seasons and can be worn with a jacket thrown on top, such as the above blazer, or worn alone with both skirts and pants.

Ann Taylor Button Pocket High Rise Admiral Flare Jeans In Mid Stone Wash

These pants are a great option if you are looking for a more modern look but still want a timeless piece to add to your wardrobe. The front buttons give the jeans a nautical feel while the flare design gives the pants a flattering shape.

Trend: pastels

Urban Outfitters Big Corduroy Work Shirt

If you are looking to achieve a relaxed oversized silhouette, then this pastel work shirt will get the job done. This classic shirt is spruced up with a corduroy design and is also available in eight different colors.

Urban Outfitters BDG Straight Fit Carpenter Jean

These stylish carpenter jeans have a relaxed straight leg fit with a utility design with the large pocket detailing. Workwear clothing has been a fashion staple in recent years, and this pair has a simple and timeless design so you can wear it season after season.

Goodfellow & Co Men’s Kingston Casual Sneakers

White sneakers are a classic and super versatile shoe option. This design can fit seamlessly in any wardrobe and can be dressed up with a pair of chinos or even worn with a comfortable pair of shorts.

Trend: sweater vests

Riley & Rae Tie-Dyed Sweater Vest

Over the past few months, sweater vests have made a huge comeback, and they don’t seem to be going away any time soon. This tie-dye pattern is a great way to shake up this trend and make it your own.

Trend: varsity or letterman jackets

H&M Satin Baseball Jacket

This satin baseball jacket is perfect for layering, especially as the weather shifts from winter to warmer temperatures. The stand-up collar is a chic detail, and the front has snap fasteners if you want to wear it closed.

Trend: pearl accessories

Anthropologie Layered Pearl and Gingham Necklace

For trending jewelry, pearls are a must-have accessory this year. This gingham necklace is a fun take on the trend if you are a fan of statement pieces. The color of the ribbon is available in both navy and black.

Anthropologie Lake Life Pearl Necklace

If you are more interested in the classic pearl necklace look, this single row of pearls is a great option. This simple design can be paired with a variety of styles, from sleek business looks to flirty date night outfits.

Grain of Sand by Aneth Nina Butterfly Pearl Earrings

These gold butterfly pearl earrings are a perfect balance between delicate and fun. The butterflies, which are attached to fresh water pearl drops, are made with cubic zirconia to achieve the subtle detailing.

Grain of Sand by Aneth Ray of Pearl Hoops

Featuring fresh water pearls, these earrings are a stand-out jewelry piece. This design works well with slicked back hair styles to make the pearls pop.

Grain of Sand by Aneth The Illy Pearl Hoops

For a more subtle approach to the pearl trend, these hoops are a great option. The hoops are handcrafted with the brands’ signature beads and have a single fresh water pearl to finish the hoop. This timeless design works with a variety of styles and outfits.

Trend: bucket hats

Universal Thread Women’s Bucket Hat

An easy way to upgrade your style is adding a bucket hat to your outfit. Made with lightweight fabric, this hat not only elevates your look but can also help protect your face from the sun.

Baggu Bucket Hat

Made with 100 percent organic cotton, this bucket hat is ideal for people who love prints and patterns. In addition to this cute strawberry option, there are also checker, cow print and floral designs available. If you like this fit but not the pattern, there is also a plain blue, green and black design.

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