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11 Outfit Ideas to Help Get You Ready for Fall

Skip the bikini and go straight to the good knits.

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When it comes to getting dressed during the summer, we look to the season's natural breezy vibes to inspire our daily looks. But with fall approaching, we can't help but get excited for the fresh crop of outfit ideas and layering opportunities the new season brings. From oversized blazers and modernized outerwear trends to cozy knits and sweater dresses, there is much to play with. Get inspired by the following autumnal ensembles—to wear back to work or on weekend wanderings.

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2 Cut-Out Plissé Panel Long Dress

Off-White's day dress is acceptable for both day and night, thanks to directional cutouts at the hip. Pair yours with knee-high boots in a contrasting pattern.

3 Embossed Croco 85 Stiletto Boot
Paris Texas

This wardrobe staple will earn its place in your fall rotation, thanks to a comfortable heel that will take you to new heights. Plus, the color makes these boots easy to match with, well, everything

4 The Power of the Suit
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Black suit forever.

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You can never go wrong with a well-tailored suiting option; whether you wear a set or DIY with separates, keep the look effortless with a slouchy white tucked-in tee underneath your jacket.

5 Obine Crepe Blazer
The Row

If you're thinking quality over quantity, this one will be sure to last you a lifetime.

6 Emm Cropped Crepe Slim-Leg Pants
The Row
Now 50% off

You can never have too many pairs of great black trousers. This subtly tapered style has the potential to be both casual and elegant.

7 Schoolgirl Q

The humble sweater vest made a comeback just in time for us to sit inside last year. Give the trend a proper go this fall by layering it over a white button-down.

8 Cream Sleeveless Knit
Des Kohan

An oversized sleeveless knit will be a wardrobe MVP this fall.

9 Mika Shirt
Anine Bing

The versatility of a crisp white button-down knows no bounds. Layer it beneath a sweater vest—or even a bustier—for a creative outfit with a fun twist. 

10 Carpenter Pants
Shaina Mote

Wear these carpenter-style jeans with chunky creepers for an insouciant, laid-back look.

11 Casual Days Ahead

There's something about this casual look that still feels utterly stylish. Showcase your love for comfort dressing with a gray hoodie and matching joggers for your next fall weekend out.

12 Gym Hoodie
Cole Buxton

A classic oversized hoodie, like this one from Cole Buxton, will be the one you reach for over and over again.

13 Gym Sweats
Cole Buxton

We love cozy pants, and this pair will become the foundation for all your easy ensembles. 

14 Virgin-Wool and Cashmere Coat

A lightweight cocoon coat might be one of fall's most versatile pieces. Plus, it'll take you well into the winter if you layer up properly.

15 Double Knit

If there's one trend we've coveted from social media, it's the sweater-wrapped neck detail on top of another turtleneck. When paired with leather pants, the results are just plain cool.

16 Marion Cashmere Turtleneck Sweater
Now 50% off

This toasted-oatmeal turtleneck from Khaite is the ideal fall layering piece.

17 Bess Leather Trousers

An absolute essential for colder seasons, leather pants are a staple in our fall lineups. What better way to show off a good chunky boot?

18 Go Bright

Who says autumnal hues have to be muted? Keep your palette bright by layering a neon-green jacket over a similarly bright top.

19 Belted Trench Coat in Lime Green

Bring a little whimsy to your fall wardrobe with a bright jacket. 

20 Floral-Print Long-Sleeve Shirt
Kwaidan Editions

A colorfully, printed shirt in a basic silhouette is a fall sleeper hit.

21 Keep It Monochrome

Not only is all black incredibly easy to wear, but it also transcends time and trends. The best part? You can guarantee your ensemble will always match.

22 Crew Sweater

A black sweater tops the must-have list every year. You'll wear it over anything and everything—with the perfect printed dress, a midi slip, or a white button-down and jeans.

23 Napa Leather Shorts
CRUSH Collection

Get your '90s on with these leather culottes and make the perfect put-together, everyday ensemble. 

24 The New Canadian Tuxedo
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Denim-on-denim was once a fashion "please do not," but thanks to a new crop of style stars, we've fallen in love with the so-called sartorial faux pas. Don't be afraid to mix and match denim dyes.

25 Oversized Denim Jacket

It's finally that time of year when this is the jacket that will become your number one pick. Oversized yet still structured, it'll fit right in with your go-to pieces.

26 Raquel Cropped High-Rise Flared Jeans

This is a pair of jeans we'd absolutely invest in. A boot-cut give your knee-high boots room to move.

27 It's All White

We can't help it; we love neutrals. Add a textural element to your minimal look with a fluffy coat and chunky sneakers.

28 Mohair Blend Double Breasted Overcoat
The Frankie Shop

The reason we always have a white coat on hand? It goes with everything. When worn with similar tones, the results are effortless. 

29 Miles Sneaker

Keep your kicks cool and neutral, too, with this forever pair.

30 Everybody, Jump, Jump!

The jumpsuit will always be a mainstay in our hearts and closets for its ease—there's nothing better than a one-step look. But when worn beneath a longline wool coat, it gets even better.

31 Almira Satin Jumpsuit
Now 50% off

Utilitarian is in, and this jumpsuit is both parts functional and fashionable. 

32 Alamo Silk-Wool Wrap Coat

Cut into a loose, billowy shape, Nanushka's wool wrap coat is the only time staying neutral actually makes a statement. Secure the waist for a sophisticated silhouette.  

33 Mad About Plaid

Update your classic workweek wardrobe with a plaid blazer layered over a white T-shirt, then add dark-wash jeans. This look can take you from desk job to happy hour with nary an outfit tweak.

34 Prince of Wales checked wool blazer

Put aside your go-to black blazer in favor of this plaid piece. It will be the starter piece for your chicest looks of the season. 

35 Lana Mid Rise Vintage Straight in Disorder

Dark-wash, straight-leg denim goes with just about every other fall staple.

36 Baby Tee

A little white tee under a menswear blazer is French-inspired perfection.

37 Tess Crew

A subtly cropped white tee is a year-round staple. 

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