3 Perfect outfits for running errands

Nov 28, 2012 at 4:57 a.m. ET

Forget that just-rolled-out-of-bed look the next time you hit the grocery store. While running errands doesn’t have to be a beauty contest, there’s no reason you can’t be comfy and chic at the same time, right? After all, you never know who you might bump into at the checkout line!

Casually cool


Leather Look Leggings, $59

Faux leather leggings are the perfect bottoms to sport for a full day of running errands. Not only are these black ones right on trend for winter, but they’re incredibly cozy too.


Nordic Print Oversized Knitted Jumper, $52

'Tis the season to be festive! Slip on this fun, oversized Nordic print sweater to stay warm and in vogue while you pick up the dry cleaning, grab some fresh fruit from the market or whatever.


Steve Madden Tarnney Boot, $150

Add a little bit of edge to your outfit with these cool, studded black combat boots featuring a 1-inch heel.


Ted Baker London Cable Beanie Hat, $85

Having a bad hair day? Psh, no worries! Throw on this cute beanie hat to top off your ensemble (literally).


80’s Farrah Designer Square Oversized Sunglasses, $12

Keep wrinkles and frown lines at bay with these oversized sunnies that’ll help shield your eyes as you drive!

A denim do


Lee High Skinny Blue Shadow, $130

With all the comfort of a legging (think super stretchy), we personally couldn’t think of a better pair of jeans to get those pesky errands done in.


Washed Batwing Sleeves Denim Shirt, $41

Denim on denim is always a do in our book! We’re totally loving this stylish, light washed batwing sleeve top. The color contrasts against the darker jeggings gorgeously.


Charlotte Russe Leopard-Inset Oxford Flat, $30

Take a walk on the wild side and spice up your ensemble for errands with these hip leopard print oxfords.


Aldo Consla Crossbody, $35

Ideal for the city gal on a budget, this eye-popping red crossbody bag pairs perfectly with denim and is bold enough to liven up your entire look. Essentially, it’s a must-have.


Halogen Leather Belt Fedora, $38

No outfit is ever complete without a hat! Finally, finish off your classic ensemble with this chic straw fedora that boasts a wrapped leather band.

Boho babe


Free People Intimately Burnout Velvet Maxi, $168

Whether you’re at the post office or grocery store, channel your inner hippie in this stunning burnout velvet maxi dress that is easy on the eyes and incredibly soft to the touch. Just make sure you don a slip underneath.


Grey Batwing Long Sleeve Elbow Patch Loose Sweater, $68

If it’s a little bit chilly outside, pull on this long gray sweater over your dress to create a fashion forward boho look that’s as snuggly as your pajamas. Seriously, we swear!


Sam Edelman Loren Flat Knee High Boots, $248

Complete your outfit with a pair of classic black knee high boots, and you’re ready to tackle any errand.


I Lilac It Like That Bag, $55

Brighten up your boho outfit and give it some texture with this pretty pastel, faux snakeskin purse that can be carried as a clutch or worn as a crossbody.


Lucky Brand Lapis Turkish Cross Necklace, $69

Last but not least, toss on this statement cross to instantly glam up your carefree but cute ensemble.

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