key fall wardrobe essentials that every closet needs. the list could easily stretch to 10, but today we’re focusing on 5 key fall wardrobe essentials that will take you through fall in style.
what’s on my must-have list? let’s take a peek. many of the photos are from the blog archive and are no longer available for purchase. so i’ve linked similar items that you can add to your shopping cart today.
leather or suede jackets are the first items i reach for once the temperature drops. they’re classic, modern, and edgy all at the same time. and they add instant chic to any outfit. don’t forget leather or suede jackets are an investment that will last a lifetime. let’s see what’s next on our list – key fall wardrobe essentials.
what is it about sweaters that make my heart go pitter-patter? well, for one, they’re cozy, and they come in a variety of styles. sweaters can be oversized or slim-fitting, turtleneck or crew. what can i say, except they’re the perfect layering piece?
every season i try to add one pair of boots to my collection. sock boots and over-the-knee boots are still trending. riding boots and booties are classics that are here to stay. but one of my all-time favorites is the Chelsea boot. Frye boots are always a good choice. they look fantastic with blue jeans. what’s next on our key fall wardrobe essentials list?
ponchos or ruanas are the perfect third layer for fall. the difference between a poncho and ruana is that a poncho is slipped overhead. in contrast, a ruana can slide over your shoulders.
ponchos are loose-fitting, so there are lots of opportunities to layer up. one reason this makes the poncho an excellent piece to wear when the weather transitions. fall is full of in-between days when it’s too warm for a big jacket but not warm enough for your t-shirts. plus, ponchos are perfect for any body type.
ff your legs are long, and you’re on the taller side, you can get away with wearing blanket-size ponchos and not look like you’re drowning in them. if you tend to be on the petite side, wear ponchos that hit just below the waist.
last on the key fall wardrobe essentials list is a sweater blazer or coatigan. it’s half sweater, half blazer or coat. it’s a fantastic layer that exudes casual chic. typically oversized a sweater blazer can layer over a bulky sweater with ease. this is a wardrobe staple i reach for time and time again. it also pairs with gym clothes, pajamas, loungewear. anything and everything goes with a sweater blazer.