4 Fashion-Girl Tricks That'll Wake Up Your Fall Style

Let’s face it: Once the temperatures start to dip, it’s more tempting than ever to defer to an all-black uniform consisting of the same oversize sweater and coat every day. Don’t get us wrong—we love the moody hue just as much as the next girl, but it’s easy to fall into a style rut when you’d rather spend day in and day out in knitted sweaters. So what’s a fashion girl to do?

“Stepping out of your comfort zone is so important,” explains blogger Naty Michele, who admits she’s guilty of leaning too heavily on darker shades during the chillier months. “My initial instinct is to wear black or dark blue, but to keep your style fresh, you have to try different combinations,” she says.

To tempt you with some non-black ensembles, we’re rounding up tips Michele swears by for refreshing your fall look from head to toe—beauty routine included. From unexpected color combinations with her go-to pieces from the Who What Wear collection to relying on seasonally appropriate accessories, the blogger’s simple tricks will help you see fall styling in a whole new light.

Ready for a little cold-weather styling inspiration? Keep reading for Michele’s stylish, cozy tips you’ll rely on all season long.