Top 10 Things You Need to Buy Right Now for Fall 2013

Though the sweltering heat seems to be calling the shots,  it’s actually time to bring our brains forward to fall fashion.  That means mentally moving on from our white pants and wedge sandals, and stepping into something that says cool autumnal breeze.  No need to overhaul your entire wardrobe!  With a few key updates, you’ll be ahead of the game in pure seasonal style. Here are 10 ways to pre-party for fall.

Top 10 Things to Buy Right Now for Fall 2013

POP ON THE PLAID

 

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JK2 Faux Fur Double-Breasted Plaid Coat, $58 available at yesstyle.com

Whether you choose a classic twist, or prefer to pose as punk, a tartan print should be packed into the mix.

 

GET FOXY IN FAUX FUR

 

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Brown Faux Fur Jacket, $49.50 available at windsorstore.com

Totally cozy and always feminine, a cute faux fur jacket will help you feel like a million bucks.

 

SHINE BRIGHT LIKE A DIAMOND

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Metallic Tweed Blazer, $89 available at http://piperlime.gap.com/

Make a major upgrade to traditional silhouettes with a so-right-now metallic finish.

 

SHAPE UP WITH A STUCTURED HANDBAG

 

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Structured Turn Lock Tote, $69.95 available at dsw.com/

Let the lady in you hold onto her roots with a perfectly polished purse.

 

ADD EXTRA EMBELLISHMENTS

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BKE Boutique Pieced Top, $49.95 available at buckle.com

Bring on the bling, glitz or beaded glam!  Make sure you’re fully bedazzled for fall.

 

KICK-IT HARD IN OVER-THE-KNEE-BOOTS

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Serowe boot, $90.99 (on sale!) available at aldoshoes.com

There’s a definite do, and an absolute don’t when wearing this season’s boots.  Do wear tucked-in leggings, a slouchy tee and oversized blazer. Do not even think about a barely-there mini and fishnet stockings.

RIDE TOUGH IN A MOTO JACKET

 

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Quilted Vegan Leather Moto Jacket, $99.00 available at urbanoutfitters.com

Don’t get locked into wearing real leather!  Vegan styles boast smooth exteriors without the rough price tags.

TUNE INTO TEXTURE

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Boyfriend Tweed Shorts, $70, available at superdry.com

Play with textures like tweed to autumn-ize your shorts, and go back-to-school in style!

COZY UP IN A LUXE SWEATSHIRT 

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LACE-FRONT SWEATSHIRT, $88 available at jcrew.com

 

Not quite ready for sweater weather?  Try a chic sweatshirt instead!  You’ll stay in comfort with an entirely fashionable feel.

 

 

BREAK OUT THE BLUE

 

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OPI nail laquer in Dining Al Frisco, $9 available at ulta.com

As declared by the Pantone Fall 2013 trend report, Mykonos Blue is definitely happening!  Be sure to slip this shade into next seasons look.