12 Perfect Fall Outfits That Require 3 Items or Fewer

Even if you absolutely love fashion, chances are you’d rather live in it than spend hours attempting to meticulously piece an outfit together. In fact, if our ensemble requires more than three articles of clothing (arctic temperatures excluded), we usually opt out. So with fall officially upon us, we’re gathering a big, new batch of inspired looks worth copying, all with thoughtfully chosen garments.

Consider the below as a bit of a cheat sheet for chic, interesting fall outfits that are impressive, not complicated. They utilize pieces you already own as well as trends of the moments to create looks that come together quickly and get you out the door confidently. Scroll on for 12 examples that are as easy as one, two, three (sometimes just one, two).


Colorblock Midi Dress + Midi Coat
(Image credit: @kellyaugustineb)


Cardigan + Slip Skirt
(Image credit: @emilisindlev)


Button-Down Top + Wide-Leg Jeans
(Image credit: @freddieharrel)


Shacket + Tank + Wide-Leg Jeans
(Image credit: @itsmekellieb)


Sweater + Wide-Leg Pants + Leather Coat
(Image credit: @noore)


Cropped Jeans + T-Shirt + Denim Jacket
(Image credit: @erika_boldrin)


Sweaterdress + Over-the-Knee Boots
(Image credit: @msnerdychica)


Hoodie + Leather Skirt
(Image credit: @jen_wonders)


Animal-Print Pants + Sweatshirt
(Image credit: @linaose)


Matching Corduroy Set
(Image credit: @vbiancav)


Maxi Dress + Blazer
(Image credit: @nnennaechem)


Chunky Sweater + Maxi Skirt + High Socks
(Image credit: @juliamateian)

Getting in the mood for fall? Check out these 51 under-$250 boots that master some of the biggest trends of the season.

Gina Marinelli
Senior Editor

Who's your style icon?Taylor Tomasi HillWho are your 5 favorite people to follow on Twitter/Instagram? @tamumcpherson @lisasaysgah @therealgracecoddington @everyoutfitonsatc @notmynonni What's the fashion essential you can’t live without? A leather jacket.What's your desert island album? Beyoncé "B'Day." Or pretty much anything Beyoncé.