7 Simple Ways to Make Any Fall Outfit More Chic

Looking for easy ways to tweak your seasonal wardrobe?

If you're scrambling for easy ways to change up your wardrobe for a fresh fall take, look no further. It can be as simple as changing up your color palette, throwing on mixed textures and layers, and knotting, draping or twisting outfit staples you already own.

Whatever option you go for, these seasonal wardrobe tweaks are simple yet still chic – because the inner fashionista in you shouldn't have to hibernate. 

7 Simple Ways to Make Any Fall Outfit More Chic
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    Layering two or three dainty necklaces gives that perfect little touch of refinement to any outfit. Plus, this trend is having a major moment right now, so don't feel guilty for splurging. Just throw 'em on over a soft T and cozy knit cardigan and head for the door.

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    Incorporate a twist.

    7 Simple Ways to Make Any Fall Outfit More Chic

    Want to add some sartorial interest to a look you've already worn a million times? Knot or twist your T to create a casual cropped look that just screams supermodel on the go. Plus, she's got the whole layered necklace trend going on too? We fully approve.

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    Work in some texture.

    Crushed velvet, plaid, gingham, lace, leather and denim are all fair game.

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    When in doubt, drape.

    7 Simple Ways to Make Any Fall Outfit More Chic

    Like the casually knotted crop, this look has easygoing style written all over it.

    Source: Instagram/gigihadid

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    Put on the perfect layer.

    As referenced above, you can still wear crops in the fall. All you need to do is be a little more strategic with your layers if you still want to pull off this daring look.

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    Wear boots and/or socks with it.

    7 Simple Ways to Make Any Fall Outfit More Chic

    Take the summer staple that is the maxi dress straight into autumn with you by styling it with over-the-knee or calf-length boots. Bonus points if the material's in suede.

    Alternately, don't want to put your summery peep-toe platforms in storage for the winter just yet? Find yourself the perfect pair of comfy knit socks, throw caution to the wind and happily wear 'em with.

    Source: Pinterest/Minnie Schedeen

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    Pucker up.

    Polish off your look with a touch of lipstick. Plum, wine and dark (re: black) lips are everything – in our totally humble and fashion-obsessed opinions – whether it's summer or fall.

    But we can't lie, as the temperatures slooowly begin to drop, we're looking forward to breaking out our goth revival lipsticks once again more than anything else. And yes, that includes pumpkin spice-flavored everything. Gasp.