As a SoCal native, I dread this time of year. While everyone is starting to swap out their summer attire for fall pieces, I can’t to do the same unless I subject myself to a sweat-filled day. To those of you that are able to fully experience the seasons changing: consider yourself lucky. This seasonal transition period is always tricky to navigate, so if you’re someone who wants to partake in the latest fall fashion trends but are struggling because it’s still hot AF where you live, these warm weather fall outfits are for you.
There are only so many summer pieces you can wear on repeat while just waiting around for it to get chillier. But while we can’t escape the heat, there are ways to dress in fall outfits during warm weather to to achieve that cozy aesthetic—even when the 90-degree temperature says otherwise.
Keep scrolling for six warm weather fall outfits that will help you refresh your wardrobe and embrace the new season. They will have you feeling on trend, while also keeping you cool.
Denim Skirt + Cardigan + Knee-High Boots
Didn’t you hear? Denim midi skirts are back and better than ever. Pair this skirt with a cardigan and tank combo that’ll have you feeling like it’s fall, even on days that are on the warmer side. Plus, you can elevate this outfit for a date night by styling it with some knee-high boots.
Straight-Leg Jeans + Cropped Trench Coat + Loafers
Clothing items that you can layer with will be your best friend this season. Dress up your classic tank and jeans ‘fit with a cropped lightweight jacket that you can easily take on and off during the day. This outfit is simple yet sleek, and will look even better with a slicked back bun and some jewelry accent pieces.
Wide Leg Jeans + Quilted Jacket + Heeled Clogs
Don’t let the jacket fool you—this look is versatile enough for those end-of-summer days and chillier nights. You can complete this look with a quilted patterned jacket (that screams fall) at night, but during the day you can opt out of the jacket and rock a casual tank and jeans moment. This look wouldn’t be complete without a pair of heeled clogs, which are going to be the ultimate statement piece this fall.
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Overall Jumpsuit + Basic Tee + Clogs
Dress up outfits that you’d normally wear during summer by pairing them with some fall-inspired accessories that can take the look to the next level. This denim overall jumpsuit offers you breathability for hot days, and will pair perfectly with a simple tee. Adding a patterned bandana to the mix, as well as some slip-on clogs (the “it shoes” of the season), is just what you need to achieve this effortlessly boho look.
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Sweater Tank + Jeans + Sandals
When you don’t feel like overheating but want that fall aesthetic, this look is just for you. A sweater tank will be your best bet during this transitional period as it gives cozy vibes, but still allows you to beat the heat. Pair it with jeans, open-toed sandals, and a few gold accessories for one of the easiest yet chicest outfits.
Shorts + Oversized Button-Up + Sneakers
We don’t blame you if you’re wanting to avoid jeans completely and prefer shorts instead. This outfit is what we like to call athleisure-meets-sophisticated. Pair your denim shorts with sneakers and an oversized button-up, and you’ve got a look that is great for when you’re just running errands but still want a touch of fall in your outfit.