8 Basic Autumn Outfits Our Favourite Over-40 Celebrities Are Wearing

Many of us use autumn as a time for a wardrobe reset and to revisit the classics, such as a muted colour palette and back-to-school basics. In this way, celebrities are just like us, as we've noticed many stars leaning on a classic capsule, wearing boots, simple cashmere and blazers.

Tracee Ellis Ross showed that monochrome looks can have a big impact when paired with bold shoes, and Victoria Beckham seems to agree. Amal Clooney took two wardrobe staples and added some glitz to create a sleek evening look that couldn't be easier to replicate. You'll see just how versatile a classic black blazer can be with different stylings from Katie Holmes, Amal Clooney and Kate Moss. 

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Style Notes: Whether you're heading to the office or heading out, a white dress and black trench combo is endlessly chic. Take style tips from Ross and add a colour-pop shoe to bring it all together. 

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You can style this chic Reformation dress for every season. 


Amal Clooney wears a sequin top, blue jeans and black blazer.


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Style Notes: Amal Clooney's evening look couldn't be easier to re-create. Take your staple jeans and black blazer and add a sequin top for a shimmering night look. 

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With jeans or tailoring or over dresses, you'll find so many ways to style a black blazer. 


Style Notes: Leather trousers return every autumn, and this looser style feels incredibly current. Add classic flats and a bold faux-fur coat to replicate Macpherson's autumn-ready look. 

Leather trousers are so easy to style. 

Ballet pumps are having a moment, and we don't see them going anywhere soon. 


Naomi  Campbell wears knee high boots and a leather trench coat.



Style Notes: Naomi Campbell's style is always on point, and this long coat and thigh-high boot combo is no exception. 

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If you have the budget, this is a timeless investment piece. 


Katie Holmes wears a knit dress and black blazer.


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Style Notes: Katie Holmes pairs a white woven dress with sharp tailoring to find a perfect balance of boho and chic. 

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Finish your looks with a black blazer for a tailored touch. 

These chunky loafers balance out the softness of the knitted dress. 


Cindy Crawford wears a camel coat and blue denim jeans.


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Style Notes: Cindy Crawford's sleek look combines autumnal camel tones and classic blue denim for a relaxed yet considered look. 

Trust me. If you always run cold, invest in classic cashmere pieces. 


Victoria Beckham wears a shirt dress and orange heels.


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Style Notes: Trust Victoria Beckham to create a classic look that feels endlessly chic. 

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Wear through autumn, winter, spring and even summer. 

Arket makes some of the most beautiful bags on the high street. 


Kate Moss wears grey jeans and knee-high boots.


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Style Notes: Knee-high boots have long been an autumn staple we rely on, and pairing them with grey jeans and a textured blazer creates a chic model-off-duty look. 

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For ease, opt for skinny jeans when pairing with knee-high boots. 

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Next up, Autumn/Winter 2022 Trends: The 15 Fashion Looks You Need to Know About

This story was published at an earlier time and has since been updated.