Autumn is in full swing and winter is fast approaching. When navigating this in-between period before winter, it’s important to rely on a solid foundation of wardrobe essentials – think tailoring, knit, light jackets, and more – all of which can be worn on their own or layered together. It’s time to refresh your wardrobe with basics for easy-to-throw together transitional weather outfits.
An autumn classic, knitwear are another in-between-seasons staple. While it may be too soon for big, chunky sweaters, you can easily slip into a lightweight knit piece for a night out or street work outfit. Wear a tank style for when its warmer, then layer it with a sweater as the temperatures drop.
The Trusty Trench
Layering is right at the top of the list of useful transitional dressing tricks. Perhaps the most versatile coat of all, the trusty trench is suitable for any season. With its practical qualities and endless styling possibilities, it is almost always the solution to your transitional dressing woes. Stick to a tired-and-true classic trench - wear it belted as a dress or mix it up with a print or unique cut.
Next up on the list, and probably the most important item in the transitional outfit formula is tailoring. Blazers are forever in style regardless the season. Whether it’s a pair of tailored trousers paired with a basic top or a boxy, oversized blazer throw over denim, this is a wardrobe category that will continue to deliver. Give your ensemble a structured look with our edit of tailored blazers.
Ease into the new season effortlessly with our edit of transitional wardrobe staples below.