As the leaves start to change and the air gets crisper, it's time to give your wardrobe a seasonal makeover. If you're a woman in your 40's and over who struggles to put outfits together and could use a boost in confidence, this blog post is for you. Transitioning from Summer to Autumn can be a breeze with these five simple tips:
Autumn weather can be unpredictable, so layering is your secret weapon. Start with lightweight pieces like a camisole or a cotton tee and add on with cardigans, scarves, or lightweight jackets. This not only keeps you comfortable but also adds depth and style to your outfits.
Autumn is all about earthy hues like warm browns, rich burgundies and classic camel. Incorporate these colours (or darker shades of your favourite colours) into your wardrobe with neutral coloured tops, bottoms, and accessories. These shades compliment a variety of skin tones and create a cosy, autumnal vibe. If you're a fan of summer colours such as pastels and not sure how to wear them in the autumn and winter, choose wool and textured fabrics, which leads nicely on to tip no.2!
It's time to swap the cottons and linens for leathers and suedes! Swapping your lighter fabrics for lightweight knitwear and textured pieces, is a simple way to transition your Summer wardrobe to Autumn. If the weather is still warm where you are, don't pack away your floral summer dresses just yet! Pair them with ankle boots, a denim jacket, and a chunky scarf for a chic autumn look. Belted dresses can define your waist and add structure to your outfit.
A well-fitted wool coat or classic trench can instantly elevate your style. Look for neutral colours like camel or charcoal that can be paired with multiple outfits. A timeless coat not only keeps you warm but also looks stylish and boosts your confidence.
Accessories are your style companions. Choose statement necklaces, cosy hats, or a classic leather belt to add personality to your autumn outfits.
The key to transitioning your wardrobe is to make it effortless and enjoyable. By layering, embracing autumnal colours, re-imagining your summer dresses, investing in versatile outerwear, and accessorising with confidence, you'll be well on your way to a stylish and confident autumn season.
I hope these tips can help you to step into the new season in style.
The next blog post which I'm proud to say has already been written (I know, who even am I!), is all about the classic pieces that your wardrobes needs to transition your wardrobe stylishly into Autumn.
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