It may be time to put away your summer dresses and strappy sandals, but don’t despair! There are plenty of hot fall fashion looks to get excited about this season.
Casual and stylish day
You might not be naturally inclined to do as much walking about town in the fall as you were during the summer, but with hot styles like these, you could easily find yourself having a little extra motivation to get yourself out and about.
Print pants: With summer’s departure, you might not have as many occasions to show off your gams, but your legs can still be downright eye-catching with the help of a pair of trendy print pants such as these super-stretch trousers (hm.com, $25).
Flowy white top: Pair your eye-catching print pants with a simple top such as this lace inset high-low shirt (forever21.com, $24). The flowy fabric and peekaboo lace shoulders serve as a nice reminder that although it might be a little cooler, there’s still plenty of time before winter arrives.
Leather jacket: You’ll want a jacket for those brisker autumn days, but there’s no need to get out your cold-weather gear just yet. Instead, rely on the relaxed and edgy vibe of this motorcycle jacket with zips (zara.com, $119) when the fall chill starts to get to you.
Ankle boots: For a casual day around town, a comfortable boot with a low heel is a great option. These black leather boots (aldoshoes.com, $110) are a beautiful way to complete this relaxed fall ensemble.
Fabulous fall professional
Autumn’s arrival means everyone is getting back into full work mode after a summer of lazy days and long weekends. Stand out from the pack with this modern and chic ensemble.
Playful pencil skirt: Inject a little fun into your work wardrobe with a playful polka dot pencil skirt (armaniexchange.com, $88).
Bold blouse: Forgo the structured blazer while still achieving that strong, confident look with a bold shoulder blouse (nordstrom.com, $66).
Gemstone necklace: Any look is enhanced with a little bit of bling, and a simple but modern gemstone necklace (revolveclothing.com, $90) is an excellent addition to your work wardrobe.
Classic shoes: A simple pair of pointy-toed black pumps (aldoshoes.com, $80) add sophistication to your business-chic ensemble.
Flared trench: Don’t let a cold or rainy fall day get you down on your way to work. Keep yourself warm and dry with a stylish flared trench coat (bananarepublic.gapcanada.ca, $275).
Leather bag: Complete your chic professional business look with a sleek leather city bag (zara.com, $219).
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Sexy and sophisticated evening wear
Summer’s departure can be a bit of a downer. But it doesn’t have to be when you treat yourself to a glamorous evening out in a truly eye-catching ensemble.
Vibrant dress: Fall’s arrival doesn’t mean you have to say goodbye to vibrant colours. This form-fitting, richly hued sapphire sheath dress (nordstrom.com, $162) is a definite eye-catcher for a dressy evening out.
Metallic pumps: Make your look an eye-catching one from head to toe with the help of a pair of metallic pointy-toed pumps (ninewest.ca, $120).
Petite clutch: To complete your fabulous, stylish evening look, don’t forget to bring along the perfect petite clutch (ninewest.ca, $110) that can hold all your cards, money, keys, makeup and other necessities.
Fitted jacket: If the night happens to be a chilly one, keep yourself warm with a sleek grosgrain jacket (hm.com, $70).