Get ready to wear animals on your clothes this season

Oct 1, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. ET
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Trends come and go and some are definitely for the birds, but this fall, fashion is literally going animalistic. With animal patterns and bird prints showing up all over sweatshirts, coats, accessories and more this season, it's time to find a wild yet totally chic and adult way to wear this tricky trend. These 10 animal pattern styles definitely make the cut.

Cooper & Ella Elsy Swallow Bird Print Blouse (piperlime.gap.com, $125)

Cooper & Ella Elsy Swallow Bird Print Blouse (piperlime.gap.com, $125)

Swallow all preconceived notions you have about the bird print trend. When done correctly, like in this trendy blouse, it can look classy and beautiful.

Smiling Cat Flats in Black (dailylook.com, $25)

Smiling Cat Flats in Black (dailylook.com, $25)

Taylor Swift has worn them, so you know they're cool. The cat flat is not exactly a new trend, but it certainly counts as an animalistic piece of fashion, so consider it your "get out of this tricky trend easy card."

Altuzarra for Target Sweater with Crane Embroidery (Net-A-Porter.com, $50)

Altuzarra for Target Sweater with Crane Embroidery

Target's latest designer collaboration features this stunning yet super simple crane print sweater. Now this is an animal design we can get behind!

Candice Scarf (Banana Republic, $50) 

Candice Scarf

If you're not totally into actual pictures of animals on your clothes, you can always take the safe route and go for a classic animal print scarf.

ASOS Pencil Dress in Bird and Floral Print (us.asos.com, $82)

ASOS Pencil Dress in Bird and Floral Print

When you hear the word bird print dress, do images of old lady styles come to mind? Brush them aside, because ASOS has a totally chic and adult way to rock the style.

DUO Dia Court Shoe in Red Cheetah (duoboots.com, $210)

DUO Dia Court Shoe in Red Cheetah

Bold animal dresses not your thing? That's OK, you can rock a cool cheetah print on a sleek block heel and still get some style points this fall.

Owl-Inclusive Socks (modcloth.com, $8)

Owl-Inclusive Socks

For a tamer take on the animalistic trend, rock some quirky owl print socks on your tootsies.

Women's Turn-Down Collar Double Breasted Bird Print Coat (lightinthebox.com, $39) 

Women's Turn-Down Collar Double Breasted Bird Print Coat

An allover bird print definitely brings the attitude, but a dark background color helps tone down this trendy trench.

Patricia Nash Granada Crossbody in Black Pony Print (dillards.com, $139)

Patricia Nash Granada Crossbody in Black Pony Print

We're always up for purchasing an animal print bag, and this cute black pony print one is bound to go with any fall ensemble we put together.

Machi Animal Print Sunglasses (missguidedus.com, $9) 

Machi Animal Print Sunglasses

OK, OK, so it's not a huge animal on your shirt or pattern on your bag, but these animal print sunglasses still count.

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