Wear Your Summer Shorts Into Fall

Think you need to buy a whole new wardrobe for fall? Think again. With a few strategic styling tips, many of your favorite summer pieces can be reworked for cooler weather. Take inspiration from some of the hottest looks seen on the fall runways with these ideas to transition your favorite shorts:


Soft summer shorts in a seasonless fabric paired with opaque tights and a feminine blouse create a striking look for fall. The look shown below incorporates ultra bright tights, but black would work just as well. An added bonus: black heeled sandals make the transition as well when paired with tights.

The Inspiration: Emanuel Ungaro

fall 2009 ready-to-wear
Photo: Marcio Madeira, via style.com

Opaque tights again help ease the transition into fall. The addition of a blazer and booties create a modern silhouette.

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    I saw a woman in her 40s wearing pink opaque tights with her skirt. It was waayyyy too young for her.

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