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How to Wear Your Favorite Summer Pieces in Fall | Fall Transitional Outfits

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If you’ve been cleaning out your closet to make room for all of your fall clothes, don’t pack everything away just yet! It’s such a nice thing when you can carry your favorite summer pieces into fall.

Keep scrolling to see how you can wear your favorite summer pieces into fall!

1. Denim Shorts
What says summer more than the classic denim short? But yes, it can work for fall. Don’t worry about bare legs in the cooler temps- just add some tights! Toughen up the look with combat boots and a moto jacket. Extra points for a jacket in a nice fall color. Related: 6 Ways to Wear Your Denim Shorts

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2. Florals
Florals are simultaneously perfect for summer, but also one of fall’s hottest trends. The trick is to find florals in darker tones and pair it with more structured pieces, like this classic button-down and sleek bag. Related: How to Wear Florals in Fall

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3. Denim Skirt
A denim skirt is truly a versatile piece. Make it work for fall by adding sock boots and a blazer. A cute little backpack channels back to school- thus upping up the fall vibes! Related: 8 Ways to Wear a Denim Skirt

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4. Off-the-shoulder tops
If you bought into the huge rage of off-the-shoulder tops this summer, then you’re probably going to have a lot laying around. Don’t pack them away yet! Instead, throw a top or turtleneck under them. Not only does it make it more “fall-ified”, but layering always adds interest and shows off your style.

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*Summer-to-Fall Transition Quick Tips*

  • Trade out your summery shades for the fall equivalent. Pink for red, yellow for mustard, etc.
  • Throw on some structured pieces to give it more polish.
  • Layer, layer, layer!
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