There's almost no better time to style an outfit than fall.

Cooler temps and less humidity means plenty of room for heavier fabrics, interesting textures, and layers for mixing and matching it all.

And that gives you free rein to make the most out of just a few versatile pieces. Enter our favorite fall must-haves.

Oversized cardigans, structured blazers, and slouchy tops that show off just a little bit of skin are all about to take center stage.

Here are a some of our best-kept secrets for putting together some classic fall looks (and some more avant garde ones.)

Show Skin Where It Counts

A few carefully placed rips or holes can add visual interest to an outfit and lends a sexy edge without sacrificing warmth.


Make It Mini

Cropped jackets and tops are great for layering and for showing off your proportions that might otherwise be swallowed up in oversized fits.


Slouchy and Slubby

Loose fitting and ready to flow with the breeze, you can't beat a slouchy layer for spooky szn.