Before we go ahead and dive headfirst into puffer jackets and cashmere, let's take a moment to enjoy wearing easy outfits that are truly transitional. Cropped pants. Mules. Mid-weight jackets thrown over your favorite tee and worn undone.
While we do love how layers make our outfits feel a bit more personalized, it is also kind of nice when those layers don't require coat check yet. To celebrate this sweet moment between seasons, we've put together two perfect fall outfits with some help from Joie at Saks Fifth Avenue to get us through those days when it goes from 75 at lunch to 57 at dinner.
Which is your favorite look? Check out these super-easy fall outfits, designed to see you through this season.
Yes, something does exist between summer's strappy footwear and winter's knee-high boots. These open-toe sandals are made to feel seasonally appropriate thanks to their plush velvet finish in a rich navy blue.
Need a few more pieces to get your fall look sorted? Check out even more on-trend looks from Joie over at Saks Fifth Avenue.