9 Comfy-Meets-Cool Items That Fashion Girls Are Wearing Right Now

There’s no doubt that this year—more than any other—has us craving comfort in our sartorial choices. And as the temps drop and we enter into the cooler season, it’s safe to say that any item that screams "cozy” is shooting up to the top of our shopping wish list.

Comfort, of course, doesn’t mean we have to sacrifice on style. If you’re looking to stay altogether on trend this season—yet still feel super comfortable—we’ve rounded nine ideal items that will tick both of the aforementioned boxes. From trending knit sweater vests to comfy flat boots and blanket-style capes, scroll below for the full rundown of comfy-meets-cool items that fashion girls are loving, wearing, and Instagramming right now.

Sweater Vests


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Whether you opt for a basic neutral hue or a cool '70s print, knit sweater vests are the fashion-girl It item of the season. Style it over a long sleeve tee, a relaxed button-down, or a vintage-inspired blouse for a cool-meets-cozy look.


Flat Pull-On Boots


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Flat pull-on boots with comfy, chunky soles are trending hard this season—and we couldn't be happier. They add a cool-girl edge to every look—and are as comfortable and practical as they are stylish.


Ribbed Knit Dresses


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If there's one dress style we're loving for fall—it's ribbed knit dresses. Not only are they luxurious looking but they're also conveniently stretchy and warm—the perfect combo.


Shearling Outerwear


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Who doesn't want to cozy up in a cool and cozy shearling jacket this fall? Whether as an accent to a coat or covering it completely, it will undoubtedly add a stylish touch to any autumnal outfit.


Relaxed Tailoring


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Loose, relaxed, and oversized are the perfect words to describe this season's iteration on tailoring—ideal when you want to look polished but laid-back.


Knit Bra Tops & Matching Sets


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Knit bra tops and cropped tops continue to reign supreme this season—striking the perfect balance of cozy and chic. For an Insta-worthy look opt for a set with a matching cardigan, skirt, or shorts.


Relaxed Jeans


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Our jeans remain a fall staple but this season we're opting for more relaxed and loose silhouettes that are effortless and easy to move in.




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Blanket-style wraps, ponchos, cozy capes, and oversize scarfs swept over the shoulders of models at practically every Fall runway—oozing a sophisticated, soft, and snug look.


Grandma Cardigans


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We can't get through fall without a cute cardigan. Lean into the grandma trend and opt for a vintage-inspired knit with unique details.


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Judith Jones
Senior Fashion Market Editor

Judith Jones is the senior fashion market editor at Who What Wear who specializes in shopping content and trend stories with high-affiliate impact. She shares the coolest, most desirable fashion market finds and brands for every budget. Previous to working in fashion, Judith worked as a TV host on the PBS travel show Globe Trekker (airing on Netflix and Amazon Prime) sharing her passion for travel and culture.