30 Fall Outfit Ideas That Will Make Anyone Look Like a Fashion Person

I don't know exactly what it is, but there is something so sartorially exciting about the arrival of fall. Maybe it's the striking difference in weather that makes the transition so inviting. There's nothing more invigorating to me than moving on from the barely there looks of summer to all the cozier pieces that come in autumn with richer hues and interesting textures.

In preparation for the new season, I scoured all the profiles of my favorite fashion follows on Instagram for fresh outfit inspiration. With guidance from the best of the best in the industry, it's easy to transform an otherwise lackluster wardrobe into one a fashion person would be proud of. Many outfit ideas caught my eye, spanning casual everyday looks to party-ready ensembles. The sweaters and outerwear alone are worth checking out.

Keep scrolling to peruse 30 fall outfit ideas I guarantee will inspire your looks this month and beyond.

Turtleneck + Wide-Leg Jeans

Influencer Marianna Smythsisters 30 Fall Outfit Ideas Wide Leg Jeans



Wide-leg jeans are everywhere for fall—ground the statement denim with a minimal sweater and bag.

This draped turtleneck looks super soft.

These are the exact same wide-leg jeans that I just ordered.

Trench Coat + Wide-Leg Pants

A trench coat, a button-down, and trousers are an instant look worthy of the office or a dressier occasion.

I love the rich hue of this camel trench coat.

These black trousers are perfect for fall.

Plaid Coat + Ballet Flats

Influencer Anouk Yve 30 Fall Outfit Ideas Plaid Coat Black Ballet Flats



Throw a statement plaid coat over a black sweater, jeans, and ballet flats, and you're good to go.

A plaid coat instantly elevates any look.

These black ballet flats are a favorite among editors.

Cropped Cardigan + Denim Maxi Skirt

Abisola Omole 30 Fall Outfit Ideas Dark Denim Maxi Skirt Cropped Sweater



This is proof that a denim-maxi-skirt outfit is a must.

This cardigan is super easy to dress up or down.

Leather Jacket + Cool Pants

leather jacket is guaranteed to add a cool factor to your fall outfits.

Leather bomber jackets are having a moment.

Did I mention I'm obsessed with these black pants?

Plaid Button-Down + Knee-High Boots

Influencer Monikh 30 Fall Outfit Ideas Plaid Shirt Lug Sole Knee High Boots



There's no easier combo for an everyday look than an oversize plaid button-down shirt, black leggings, and knee-high boots.

This plaid shirt is perfect on its own or for layering.

My mom and I both have these boots and love the edge they give to any look.

Strong Coat + Chunky Loafers

Influencer Aida 30 Fall Outfit Ideas Neutral Coat Tote Bag Loafers



To re-create this look, you'll need a white turtleneck sweater, a neutral long coat, black frayed jeans, and chunky black loafers.

Chunky loafers are still going to be everywhere this fall and winter.

Sweaterdress + Sneakers

Influencer Sophis Brenn 30 Fall Outfit Ideas Matching Knit Skirt Set New Balance Sneakers



Why not extend the comfort of a cozy knit sweater into a full look? A matching set or sweaterdress will do the trick.

These neutral sneakers have endless styling capabilities.

Statement Scarf + Jeans

Let an interesting scarf be the focal point with the help of cropped jeans and a socks-with-loafers mix.

Red Dress + Knee-High Boots

Influencer Tylynn Nguyen 30 Fall Outfit Ideas Red Dress Square Toe Boots



Now this is an incredibly chic way to wear a red dress this season—pair yours with knee-high boots to get the look.

Such a lovely dress that won't break the bank.

Turtleneck + Throwback Sneakers

Influencer Sara Ramen 30 Fall Outfit Ideas Turtleneck Sweater Brown pants Adidas Gazelle Sneakers



Nineties throwback sneakers give this otherwise basic outfit a cool, fashion-forward feel.

Sleeveless Sweater + Flared Jeans

Influencer Amy Juliette Lefevre 30 Fall Outfit Ideas Sleeveless Striped Sweater Jeans



Sleeveless sweaters don't get the attention they deserve. Wear with flared jeans and black boots for the ultimate look.

Chunky Black Sweater + Slip Skirt

Influencer Emma Haoreau 30 Fall Outfit Ideas Black Sweater Tan Slip Skirt Knee High Boots



Here's a classic way to style a slip skirt. All you need is a chunky black sweater and knee-high riding boots.

A slip skirt is an effortless way to add polish.

Oversize Suiting + Fashion-Forward Shoes

Oversize suits in neutral tones reign supreme when it comes to street style. Pair with fashion-forward shoes to bring the look to the next level.

Tabi shoes are a fashion-forward option to consider.

Sherpa Jacket + Silk Scarf

This chic look shows an effortless yet elevated way to wear Converse sneakers.

This sherpa jacket makes for a chic layer.

Printed scarves make outfits look more expensive.

Tailored Vest + Trench Coat

Influencer Reann Langas 30 Fall Outfit Ideas Trench Coat Black Vest Jeans



Wearing a vest as a top is a '90s-inspired style resurgence that editors and influencers can't get enough of. 

Quilted Jacket + White Pants

Influencer Jessica Skye 30 Fall Outfit Ideas Quilted Liner Jacket



A quilted liner jacket is one of my favorite sporty pieces of the season. I picture wearing one while running errands or taking a day trip to the countryside.

This quilted jacket has an instant cool factor.

Leather Trench Coat + Denim

The power that great outerwear has on a look is evident with this leather-trench-coat-and-denim outfit idea.

Leather jackets, no matter the length, add a cool touch.

These jeans go with everything from boots to heels.

Distressed Leather Jacket + Baggy Jeans

Influencer Sofia Coelho 30 Fall Outfit Ideas Shearling Coat Toteme



One thing I love to do every season is see how different people style a trending piece like this distressed leather jacket.

Fashion people have their eyes on distressed leather jackets this season.

Matching Set

Influencer Aimee Song 30 Fall Outfit Ideas Plisse Matching Set



I can't think of a chicer matching set at the moment than a plissé top and pants. I'd stock up on a variety of colors that can be mixed and matched easily with other pieces in your closet.

This plissé top goes great with jeans, skirts, or even the matching pants.

I can see these pants worn lounging around the house or out to dinner.

Black Trench Coat + Loafers

Influencer Chrissy Rutherford 30 Fall Outfit Ideas Black Trench Coat Striped Tote Jeans Loafers



This combination of a trench coat, jeans, and loafers gets a major style boost with the help of a sweater tied around the neck and a printed tote.

These sleek loafers are a classic option.

Black Turtleneck + Jeans

black turtleneck with jeans and black lug-sole boots is a cool uniform to wear on heavy rotation this fall.

Ankle-length jeans are great for showing off your shoe styles.

Trench Coat + Black Jeans

Influencer Felicia Akerstrom 30 Fall Outfit Ideas Trench Coat Crossbody Bag Black Jeans Ballet Flats



If you're looking for an incredibly easy yet polished outfit, let this be your guide: trench coat, white T-shirt, crossbody bag, black straight-leg jeans, and black mule flats.

The structured fit of this trench coat makes it a top pick.

I will never not love a pair of black mule flats.

Button-Down Shirt + Mary Janes

Take a break from your usual ballet flats, and give some effortless Mary Jane flats a try.

This shirt is a favorite among editors and influencers alike.

Denim Skirt + Suede Shoes

Influencer Sylvie Mus 30 Fall Outfit Ideas White Button Down Shirt Long Denim Maxi Skirt Suede Mule Heels



I'm calling it: Long denim skirts are about to have a major moment. Just look at how incredibly chic they look with minimal basics.

Maxi denim skirts are a perfect transitional piece for fall.

These suede mules are street style approved.

Oversize Sweater + Birkenstock Clogs

One of the best things about fall fashion is the selection of chunky sweaters. Go coastal grandma with a pair of straight-leg white jeans and Birkenstock mules.

This classic cable-knit sweater is a steal for under $50.

These suede clogs are the It shoes of the moment.

Leather Jacket + Black Dress

The cool jacket pick this fall is a sleek leather option, especially worn over a standout dress. Try a leather blazer or bomber jacket.

This cropped faux-leather jacket has a buttery look editors love.

This chic black dress is perfect alone or layered under a cool jacket.

Oversize Textured Coat + Cool Sneakers

Influencer Claire Most 30 Fall Outfit Ideas Shearling Faux Fur Coat Contrast Stitch Pants Air Jordans



Oversize textured coats make even the most casual of outfits look more fashionable. Add cool sneakers and you have a winning outfit.

A textured coat is a great investment piece for the season.

Oversize Blazer + Long Denim Shorts

Influencer Linda Tol 30 Fall Outfit Ideas Oversized Blazer Jacket Bermuda Denim Shorts Knee High Boots



This is the perfect way to transition denim shorts into fall. Longer-length shorts feel fashionably ahead of the curve.

Oversize blazers are a must-have no matter the season.

This denim-shorts length is one of my favorites at the moment.

Oversize Sweater + XL Tote

Sometimes, all it takes to put together a fashionable outfit is a great selection of elevated basics.

Oversize V-neck sweaters are a minimalist's go-to.

A simple yet elegant black tote goes a long way in elevating an outfit.

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