Seven Wardrobe Staples To Help You Transition Into Fall

By Sandra Okerulu | September 21, 2023

The transferable styles between comfort and fall often feel like a mix of emotions coordinating with the weather report. Marrying fall pieces in different textures and colors helps elevate you into new style lengths. These fall essentials are made up of capsule pieces that add an elevated style to your wardrobe.

Denim with an elevated twist

Love Binetti Billie denim jacket, diegobinetti.‌com

Love Binetti’s Billie Denim Jacket is the elevated touch you need in denim. The versatility of taking your outfits from casual to dressy is complimentary to all of your fall must-haves. Denim in itself has become a continuous staple throughout all seasons.

Knit Dresses

hanifa_Iggy_Front_Green_Dress.jpgHanifa Iggy minidress, hanifa.‌co

Knit dresses have lived on the runways during the S/S 23 shows by Designers such as Max Mara and Chloe, Offering plenty of ways to transition from summer to fall. It’s a versatile piece, pairing well with a leather jacket, a knee-high boot, or even worn alone.

Chunky Loafer

MAYFAIR_CHUNKY_LOAFER_BLACK_219_KURT_GEIGER_LONDON.jpgKurt Geiger Mayfair chunky loafer, kurtgeiger.‌us

This classic schoolgirl trend has returned. Loafers provide many alternatives: You can dress them up in leather pants or a more casual look with jeans.

Stacked Jewelry

Pianegonda_product_image.jpgPianegonda Vinctum necklace, usa.pianegonda.‌com

A stacked necklace is a great alternative to jazz up your neckline when wearing a knit (such as a turtle neck), a long-sleeve blouse, and even a denim fall look. A necklace with subtle gold detailing and silver chain links is a great alternative.

Leather Wrap Skirts

Undra_Celeste_Leather_Wrap_Mini_Skirt.jpgUndra Celeste leather wrap miniskirt, undracelesteny.‌com

Nothing says fall like a leather skirt, precisely one that wraps. The simultaneous ways to wear this skirt are endless. Specifically, a leather skirt with a pop of color, such as red, is a trend during FW23 and a great transition well into the months, where layering with sweater, jacket, and accessories will change the look every time.

Luxury Tote

Deseri_Black_Purse_Product_Image.jpgDESERI leather tote,

Finding the perfect purse can be challenging, but consider a leather oversized tote with enough room to add to the daily necessities. Leather totes provide a great alternative to wearing a shoulder bag: one that has a structured handle to hold and letter details across the leather.

Textured Clogs and Slip Ons

SIMON MILLER platform Bubble clogs, simonmillerusa.‌com

Clogs and slides have had a moment in the past couple of years with the variations of textures, prints, and styles. The soft plush, leather, and animal print patterns have been just a few styles on the runway. The longevity is endless, and transitioning into your current wardrobe right into fall is the most accessible add-on.

Photography by: All photos courtesy of brands; header image courtesy of Hanifa