It's hard to believe that September is already here! And while we're excited to start wearing all of our new fall outfits, the hot summer weather isn't quite over yet.
Navigating this transitional period can be tricky, but fortunately our style experts, the HuffPost Canada Style Contributors, are here to guide us with a bit of end-of-summer style inspiration. They are nailing their summer-to-fall transition looks, seamlessly blending the best trends of both seasons.
Check out their end-of-summer outfits below, and let us know your styling tips for the summer-fall transition period below.
Kayla balances her summery, off-the-shoulder shirt with high-waisted skinny jeans with distressed knees, and a fun fall fringe purse
"Despite the cool autumn weather that's about to roll in, I don't plan on getting rid of this shirt anytime soon. I'll just swap out my denim shorts for some jeans, and I'm good to go." Read more about Kayla's look here.
Amanda isn't ready to let go of summer yet with this cute coral dress. However, she notes that it also comes in two fall shades. This dress would look perfect paired with fall boots
and a leather jacket
or blazer for cooler days and nights.
"This beautiful coral fit and flare dress from Addition Elle is one of those that will be worn as many times before the leaves start changing! The exciting part is that they have this same dress in black and cobalt blue for fall!" Read more about Amanda's look here
Coco & Vera
Cee's must-have item for fall is a long, waistcoat
. Here, she's paired it with black skinny jeans -- the perfect way to transition this item into fall.
"I've now worn my first sweater of the season, and I'm mentally preparing to transition my wardrobe for the colder months; I'll even admit that although I'll be sorry to say good-bye to my sandals for another season, the promise of cozy clothes is some consolation." Read more about Cee's look here
Teach In Fashion
We're loving Michelle's pick for summer-fall transition wear. The midi skirt can easily be styled for warmer and cooler days. This lovely look would work with fall boots
and a leather jacket
when temperatures begin to dip.
"This look is one of my favourites for transitioning to fall, the stripes and the blush pink are so complimentary." Learn more about her look here.
Allure Of Simplicity
Aney has shown us how to pair this white waistcoat with a summery pleated skirt
, but here she pairs it with distressed skinny jeans -- a great way to carry this summer favourite into fall.
"A white vest or waistcoat is a great addition to any wardrobe. I have to say that this is likely my most favourite casual Friday ensemble because of it's opposite attributes. I love how the tailored and well-structured vest balances out the distressed, ripped denim so that it's appropriate for the office." Find out more about her look here
Fashion. Food. Flair.
Tee is an expert at end-of-summer layering. She's wearing a summery black tank and white skinny jeans, layered with a light asymmetrical trench for those cool breezy days.
"Seriously though, who said you can't wear white after labour day? If it's hot out, and the summer weather is still here, keep your whites on hand! They'll keep you cool and, hey, white pants make your butt look awesome." Read Tee's top tips for transitioning your wardrobe from summer to fall here
La Belle Sirene
Courtney shows us how to style this fall army green muscle tee two ways. She pairs it with a midi skirt for a dressier feel that's perfect for warmer days. She also shows that it can be worn over leggings and layered with a long cardigan for cooler days.
"I saw [the tee] on a mannequin and knew I needed to have it for fall. It is the perfect shade of green that I feel like I can actually wear and it has a warm earthy vibe to it that I just love. It cost me $9.99 and I think it was worth every penny." Find out more about her look here.
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