As summer gives way to autumn, it's time to transition your wardrobe from warm to cool weather. But don't bid farewell to your beloved summer outfits just yet! With simple layering techniques, you can effortlessly transform them into stylish fall favorites. Here’s the rundown on how to incorporate cardigans, long-sleeve tees, leggings, and boots to give your autumn outfits a cozy and seasonally appropriate update.
Embrace the Cardigan
Cardigans are a must-have for fall layering. They add warmth and style to any ensemble. Take your favorite summer dresses and pair them with a chunky cardigan in contrasting textures and colors. A favorite is the Marley Cardigan, with its subtle pattern and perfect neutral hue. For a more classic choice, opt for the Devin Fairisle Cardigan instead! To enhance structure, try a belted option, like the Shreya Shirt Jacket.
Layer with Long Sleeve Tees
For sleeveless tops and tanks, a long sleeve tee is a perfect layering piece. Wear it underneath your summer tops for added warmth. This combination works well with button-down blouses and loose-fitting tops, as well as sleeveless jumpsuits. Wear a classic color like the Jill Top or experiment with different patterns for a trendy look like the Darcie Bodysuit.
Leggings for Comfort and Style
Leggings are a fall wardrobe staple, offering comfort, versatility, and a touch of coziness. Transition your summer skirts or dresses by pairing them with leggings. The Lennon Leggings are an easy neutral or opt for a fun color like the Classic Cotton Legging or Yoga Pocket Leggings to add visual interest. Complete the ensemble with knee-high boots for a chic appearance.
Boots: The Ultimate Fall Footwear
When transitioning summer outfits, boots are your best friend. Whether you go with a lace-up boot like the Wanaka or a classic pull-on like The Merida, they instantly add autumnal sophistication. Wear them with summer dresses or skirts to keep warm while staying stylish. Add cozy socks peeking out from the top for an extra touch of comfort.
Accessories play a crucial role in transitioning your summer looks into fall favorites. Enhance your overall look with the warm Cazadero Pom Beanie, the cozy Andie Scarf, or statement jewelry. Swap out your straw bags for leather handbags (check out these vegan options too!) that complement the fall aesthetic. These small touches elevate your outfits and tie everything together.
With strategic layering and thoughtful accessorizing, you can seamlessly transition your favorite summer outfits into cozy fall ensembles! Add a dash of creativity and a few key pieces, and you'll be ready to embrace autumn while still rocking your beloved warm-weather staples.Ready to reboot your fall wardrobe? Check out our New Arrivals!