Dressing for Fall: A Fashion Guide

Fashion in Pittsburgh

Fall is one of the most exciting seasons, despite the fact that it signifies the end of summer and that winter will soon be on the horizon. However, fall comes with its own perks and joys just as every other season does. For fashion lovers, fall offers endless options for cozy style, and the opportunity to layer textiles, mix colors, and generally look fabulous, chic, ready to face the weather and all that these months throw at you. 

Dressing for fall should be fun, classic, and experimental, so find out what you need to look and feel the part with the helpful guide to follow below: 

Opt For Versatility

Dressing for fall needn’t mean rushing out to purchase a whole new closet, as in fact you have the option of layering your clothes and mixing certain pieces with others in order to reinvent the garments that you might have fallen out of love with a little bit. 

You can easily dress up some pieces, and equally, dress them down as well. What you’ll likely need is inspiration, so look online on websites such as Lookbook, on Instagram, and browsing online publications and fashion blogs. 

When shopping, try to take a look in charity stores and other establishments selling second-hand clothes, as this way you’ll save money, get more for your money, and in turn, give yourself more room for versatility. 

Buy Pieces To Last 

Fall comes around each year without fail, which means you have plenty of time to prepare for it and stock up your closet. Make no mistakes, there are some garments that are so well made, that they look set to stand the test of time, so keep an eye out for them. These pieces are often of the most classic and flattering cuts, in luxurious textures, and are well and truly made to last. To get your hands of some of these, you should have a scout to find yourself: 

  • The timeless silhouette of a little black dress 
  • A denim jacket, as well as a leather jacket 
  • Chelsea boots that are both extremely practical and fashionable
  • A pea coat 
  • A floating summer dress that you can wear on a more warm day in fall. Match with a jacket, and flats or sandals if it’s freak summer day in the middle of otherwise chilly fall months. 

Search for the clothes that you know will still be “in” next fall, such as cashmere from State Cashmere that communicates style and age-old glamor and you’ll be able to save money and relax in the knowledge that you look effortlessly trendy. 

Don’t Fear A Splash of Color 

It’s easy to get stuck in a rut when it comes to the clothes you choose to wear, and this seems to be even more true during the colder months, as your top priority is comfort and practicality over style. This needn’t be so, however, as you can still ooze sophistication and allure by learning to add splashes of vibrancy on gloomy days and inviting attractive and unusual hues to your style catalog. Mustard color is in, as in forest green, burgundy, and gunmetal greys. 

Be sure to team different shades together, and above all else, ensure that you feel happy, confident, and stylish. 

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