19 Impressive Autumn Outfits Anyone Can Copy

We don't know about you, but even though it's October, our autumn outfit ideas haven't quite come together yet. One minute we're too hot, and the next it's pouring rain and we're definitely feeling like winter has arrived. So what's a girl to do? A girl is to look right here, right now, at this lineup of clever outfit ideas. There are savvy dressers out on the streets nailing the "in between seasons" thing quite nicely and inspiring us to do the same. One thing they all excel at? Managing to walk the tightrope where one foot is still clinging onto sunshine-friendly favourites and the other is stepping well and truly into the new.

How do you assemble your autumn outfits? Just follow the lead of these ladies—and don't forget to pack an umbrella.

Cord Jacket + Red Boots

Style Notes: Cords might be tricky to wear, but Lucy Williams's white Mango cord jacket looks effortless when paired with her plaid trousers and red Mango boots.

Play With Autumnal Oranges

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Instagram/FreddieHarel

Style Notes: Freddie Harrel plays with autumnal hues, showing there is no such as thing as too much orange. 

Red + Brown + Red

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The Style Stalker/Szymon Brzóska

Style Notes: Camille sticks to autumnal colours, mixing red, brown and tan. 

Cord + Heritage Checks

Style Notes: Emili Sindlev wears a brown cord blazer with a pleated checked skirt but brightens the look with her beaded bag and sunny yellow pumps.

Checked Blazer + Backless Mules

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The Style Stalker/Szymon Brzóska

Style Notes: The furry cuffs on this checked blazer make it feel more seasonal, while the bare legs and backless mules prevent it from feeling too wintery. 

Rusty Orange + Leather Trousers

Style Notes: Lucy Williams's colour palette takes inspiration from the autumn leaves—just take a look at her cosy rusty knit and her orange checked tote.

Pale Pink + Brown + Gold

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The Style Stalker/Szymon Brzóska

Style Notes: This autumn, we're all about experimenting with new colour mixes. Exhibit A: Who What Wear Editor in Chief Kat Collings's pink + brown + gold mix.

Pink + Red + Practical Boots

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The Style Stalker/Szymon Brzóska

Style Notes: The practical boots make this summery look work for autumn too. 

Cosy Knitwear + Bare Legs

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Rex

Style Notes: Wear a cosy roll-neck instead of a coat or jacket. 

Socks + Sandals

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The Style Stalker/Szymon Brzóska

Style Notes: If you aren't quite ready to put away your sandals, pair them with socks like Emili Sindlev.

Red Patent Boots + Cropped Flares

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The Style Stalker/Szymon Brzóska

Style Notes: Red patent boots are big news this season, and we love them paired with these summery powder-blue cropped flares.

Knee Length Boots + Midi Skirt

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The Style Stalker/Szymon Brzóska

Style Notes: If you aren't ready for tights, wear your knee-length boots with a midi skirt. 

Head-to-Toe Orange

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The Style Stalker/Szymon Brzóska

Style Notes: Eva Chen dressed like a pumpkin spice latte, wearing head-to-toe orange.

Boho Maxi Dress + Closed-Toe Shoes

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Blame It on Fashion

On Marie Hindkaer-Wolthers: H&M Studio top and dress.

White Boots + White Culottes

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The Style Stalker/Szymon Brzóska

Style Notes: You can get away with white in autumn—just add a big trench with your white boots and culottes.

Velvet + Autumnal Colours

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@freddieharrel

On Freddie Harrel: M&S trousers; Zara top; Zalando shoes

Pink Suit

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@desertmannequin

On Anum Bashir: Tibi Double-Breasted Blazer (£705) and Stella Trousers (£450)