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How To Wear Plaid: Six Plaid Outfits To Copy Right Now

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If you prefer a more subtle style, you don’t have to make plaid the star of the show.

@getreadywithjenny shows how to rock the pattern on a less brisk day by throwing on a chunky scarf over a fitted tee, wrapping a long-sleeve chambray top around her waist, and finishing with a sturdy crossbody bag. It all works, and creates a fun and effortless everyday look.

4. Wear your long plaid coat

Long coats are everywhere this season! A little length adds a level of sophistication that can even dress up a pair of jeans.

This ensemble on @alanahlorraine is exceedingly simple, yet looks incredibly polished from top to bottom. A plaid coat that falls below the knee is always a great choice, provided you are not petite. If you’re shorter, opt for a length that hits above your knee for greater effect.

5. Belt up some plaid

If you live in a region that remains relatively comfortable even during the later part of the season, why not make the most of your plaid blazer by belting it?

@missbrunetka shows how it’s done here, pairing her fun topper with sleek leggings and easy slip-on shoes. The effect is poised and tidy.

6. Go for sleeveless chic

Sleeveless, in the fall? Yes, if you’re carrying over your summer slip dresses and want to wear them over a turtleneck when it cools down!

This lean plaid dress looks phenomenal on @caroline_beuley over a form-fitting top and combat boots.

Plaid Picks for Fall

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