How To Mar 6, 2017 The 2017 Way to Nail Tricky Autumn Dressing by Aemilia Madden One day, it’s warm enough to hang at the beach, the next, there’s rain on the forecast. Trying to get dressed in the morning is a tricky sport this time of year. But, there’s one thing in every fashionable woman’s arsenal: layering. Preparing yourself for temperature fluctuations is a sure way to survive the season as easily as possible. But, that being said, piling on item after item isn’t necessarily the most flattering look; there’s an art to putting things together. To help ensure you'll never be caught unprepared again, we turned to the streets for inspiration. With our favourite trendsetters braving every element during fashion month, you can be sure there are plenty of layering tricks to keep on hand for a chilly day. Now, you'll know exactly how to layer, without ever sacrificing style. Read on for seven layering tricks to take advantage of in the coming months! Layer Jackets Pinterest Photo: Le 21ème When it comes to styling multiple jackets together, it's all about layering a lightweight style under something heavier to achieve ultimate cosiness. Pinterest Shop Madewell Monsieur Coat ($349) Mix Prints Pinterest Photo: Style Du Monde While it may seem tricky, mixing prints isn't actually so hard. Keep your colour palette simple, and opt for one louder print layered with a simpler style. Pinterest Shop H! By Henry Holland Leopard Faux Fur Coat ($196) Pair a Sweatshirt with Polished Pants Pinterest Photo: Collage Vintage When you're layering up for the cold, a sweatshirt is an easy way to guarantee you'll be warm. But, to make sure your look is still polished, style the piece with polished pants. Pinterest Shop Adidas Adicolour Firebird Track Pant With 3 Stripe ( $80) $56 Put a Turtleneck Under a Top Pinterest Photo: Le 21ème If you're still itching to break out your summer tops, give them a season-appropriate spin by layering a turtleneck underneath. Pinterest Shop Everlane Pima Stretch Turtleneck ($39) Tie a Sweater Around Your Neck Pinterest Photo: Style Du Monde We consider a sweater the ultimate layering piece, but if it's not quite cold enough to wear it full-on, keep it handy by tying it around your neck. Pinterest Shop Étoile Isabel Marant Goya Striped Alpaca-blend Sweater ($375) Throw a Sweater Over a Dress Pinterest Photo: Collage Vintage Since a dress is best suited to warmer weather, don't subject yourself to chilly temps, toss on an oversized sweater for an extra dose of warmth. Pinterest Shop Reformation Clarke Dress ($234) Wear a Dress and Pants Together Pinterest Photo: Collage Vintage Need a little more coverage? Try pairing your favourite summer dress with a pair of trousers underneath. Pinterest Shop See by Chloe Smocked Velvet Dress ($579) Wear Summer Shoes with Socks Pinterest Photo: Collage Vintage Keep your feet cosy by sliding on a pair of stylish socks with your current must-wear shoes. Pinterest Shop Mother Denim Mother Superior Socks ($31) In need of more seasonal inspiration? Check out a few of our favorite trends for Autumn! Want more outfit ideas? Follow us on Pinterest.