The 5 Most Important Layering Pieces to Own This Season

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Check your calendars: Tomorrow marks the official first day of fall, but we've been in the fall mindset for weeks already. We've been busy planning our fall outfits and have been waiting patiently for the exact moment that the forecast starts to usher in some cooler weather so we can finally capitalize on all the inspiration we've amassed. In order to transition our wardrobes seamlessly into fall, though, it's all about layering.

You've probably heard it so often before that it feels like a cliché, but once more can't hurt: layering is the key to taking your most beloved summertime pieces into fall and navigating all the weird in-between weather with ease. To make it an even easier transition, we're breaking down all the essentials you need. Luckily, our Who What Wear collection at Target is stocking the perfect pieces transitional pieces—all for under $50. From thin knits to lightweight jackets, see which items are in our layering capsule wardrobe and then shop the affordable picks below.


The timeless blazer

The lightweight jacket

The bomber jacket

The trench coat

The layering vest


The printed midi dress

The wrap dress

The sleeveless dress


The utility jumpsuit

The sleeveless jumpsuit


The cardigan

The long-sleeve layering knit

The henley

The thin ribbed knit


The printed blouse

The 3/4 sleeve top

The staple T-shirt

Now you're all set to embrace the cooler weather that awaits.

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