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    34 Versatile Fall Staples You Won’t Regret Buying

    Get ready to outfit repeat.

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    1. A flowy ruffled dress I'm envisioning paired with the holy duo: combat boots and a faux leather jacket. Autumnal perfection.

    2. Faux leather pants for folks who have said so long and good riddance to the boring denim of their past. These pants are comfy with slight stretch *and* look ultra chic.

    model wearing the pants

    3. A tortoiseshell button-down destined to fall into the "I should've bought this sooner" section of your wardrobe. This classic silhouette paired with a corduroy fabric = autumn perfection.

    4. A half-zip pullover to celebrate the arrival of *cue trumpets and horns* sweater season. Available in a ton of neutral hues, pair this with jeans, leggings, or slacks for a comfy but put-together look.

    model wearing the tan colored sweatshirt

    5. A smocked midi bodycon for dressy occasions scheduled for the tail-end of summer and early fall. Elastic in the sleeves means you can opt for wearing this off *or* on the shoulder, to boot.

    6. A '70s-inspired cropped blazer perfect for layering this fall. Drape this over any plain black tee and et voila, a chic outfit awaits — minimal effort required.

    model wearing the blazer

    7. A super-duper-cozy loungewear set I am currently adding to my cart right now — and yes, in the process, I am romanticizing every Hallmark and true crime marathon I'll be having this winter. Hot cocoa in hand. The weather app showing freezing temps.

    8. A brushed shacket because, other than the obvious breakfast choice (apple cider donuts) and crunchy leaves, there's another sheriff in town when it comes to fall dressing: plaid. This staple is ideal for spooky season but is also warm enough for winter layer wear.

    reviewer wearing the navy, cream, and orange flannel

    9. An open-front cardigan that'll have you thinking "hark the herald" because angels do sing — at last, you've found the perfect layer to keep you warm and trendy. One that will never clash with an outfit.

    the model wearing the sweater

    10. A tiered maxi that has the word "layering" down to a science. Leather motos, denim jackets, plaid button-downs — the outerwear world is your oyster when combined with the neutral dress below.

    11. High-waisted wide-leg pants available in a slew of neutral colors (think black, white, navy, dark green). These are designed with an elastic waistband, aka these are a far cry in comfort from the stiff denim you're typically reaching for.

    reviewer wearing the pants

    12. A ribbed sweater dress made from a soft, comfortable material that doesn't feel stifling. If the fabric and silhouette aren't enough to win you over, let me present my closing argument: pockets.

    13. A faux leather trench coat giving futuristic "red pill or blue pill" vibes in the most stylish sense of the phrase. Plain denim and basic tees coupled with this = outfit perfection.

    model wearing the jacket

    14. A mock neck bodysuit because it's bound to be on constant rotation this fall. While this piece of clothing may not wear Uggs or guzzle down pumpkin spice, it still remains the perfect basic.

    15. A puff-sleeve midi reviewers describe as a total compliment magnet. This staple is perfect for year-round wear: in summer with sandals, in fall with a leather jacket, in winter with knee-high boots, and in spring with white sneakers.

    reviewer wearing the dress

    16. A knee-length cardigan coat you'll regret not having purchased, like, 10 years ago. This is perfection in outerwear form: chic, warm, cozy, and can be layered over fancy and casual outfits alike.

    17. A batwing sweater complete with an asymmetrical hem you'll want to pair with leggings, combat boots, and a trendy fedora for a look that says "Why yes, this is something you have saved to a Pinterest board."

    reviewer wearing the black sweater

    18. A faux-shearling moto jacket that looks like it would cost upward of $7 trillion (*giggles nervously* right on budget) but thankfully, it does not. Consider this the cold weather equivalent of a blazer: You'll look ultra put together when you slip this on over any outfit.

    19. High-rise relaxed jeans about to become *the* hunk of denim you wear on a daily basis. Made with a wide-leg silhouette, these guarantee no waist gaping thanks to stretch fabric and extra room at the hips.

    model wearing the jeans

    20. A silky-and-stretchy cowl neck cami that'll answer your pleading prayers for *the* quintessential going out top. This is it, pets! Wear this for happy hour specials, slightly ritzy brunches, aaaand to Zoom meetings layered with a blazer. Perfection exists.

    21. Deliciously comfortable fleece sweatpants made from 60% cotton and 40% recycled polyester, aka these loungers are worth a bit of extra coin because they turn literal trash into wearable gold.

    model wearing the green sweatpants

    22. A longline plaid jacket so chic, it won't matter that it's covered in the remnants of the apple cider donut you just inhaled.

    Reviewer wearing the brown plaid coat

    23. An oversized knitted sweater vest for making the word "crisp" come to mind. Turtleneck weather is coming, pets, and what better way to accessorize it than with the below? I'll be taking five. Thanks.

    24. A matching knit set featuring an oversized off-shoulder sweater and mid-thigh shorts, both of which work in perfect harmony to deliver on their promise of "tired but chic." And that baby-blue hue? A dream.

    model wearing the blue knit set

    25. A Levi's denim jacket lined with sherpa because — what's that? Did you hear that? The temps are about to be dropping, and the leaves are about to be falling? Autumn is practically here. Denim jacket season is knocking at your door. Snag one that's extra cozy (see below) in preparation.

    26. A cotton maxi shirtdress because it's crafted from a blissfully lightweight material for "fall" days in which the thermometer reads "sweating-profusely degrees." This allows you to look autumnal as heck without having to suffocate your sweat glands.

    27. A pullover sweatshirt featuring an alien embellishment that you'll definitely want to make ~space~ for in your wardrobe. Extraterrestrial aside, it's made from an ultra-soft jersey fabric that is supremely cozy.

    reviewer wearing the pink sweatshirt

    28. A cable-knit two-piece set that will make rewatching The Vampire Diaries for the 90th time this year feel like, well, a luxurious experience. Matching loungewear = a foolproof way to feel fancy.

    29. A ribbed V-neck top that's practically *begging* to be worn with high-waisted sweats, thanks to its cropped silhouette. Looking très chic and exerting no effort to get there?! A dream, honestly.

    reviewer wearing the taupe top

    30. A pair of sherpa-lined sweats to make your legs feel as if they're being enveloped by a large, fluffy bathrobe. If you're dreading the chilly fall weather and hate being cold, then these babies are great — bonus points for a tapered leg that sets these apart from your oversized pajama bottoms.

    31. A pair of plaid knit leggings for a look that one-ups your favorite black yoga bottoms (but is still significantly more comfortable than any of the denim residing inside your Ikea drawers).

    A reviewer's photo of them wearing the pants in glen plaid

    32. A faux suede mini skirt with lace-up detailing that's serving Big Fall Energy. Your outfit will have basically attained a Pinterest level of perfection — just add some boots and a bodysuit. Glass of apple cider in hand is optional, but highly encouraged.

    33. A belted tunic dress that you can consider multiple outfits in one purchase due to how versatile it is. Wear it by its lonesome *or* add leggings and a leather vest for a look that, well, looks completely new.

    34. A ruffled, tiered polka-dot number best accessorized with bottomless mimosas served at your next at-home brunch, overpriced avocado toast and a poached egg not required (but highly recommended).

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