20 Affordable Fall Staples That Will Upgrade Your Wardrobe On A Budget

Now that the temperature is finally cooling down, it’s time to break out all the fall clothing! From sweaters to boots, fall offers so many fun ways to style and accessorize outfits. These are essential items you will find yourself wearing year after year for affordable prices.


Cable-Knit Sweater

$34.99

HM

A cable-knit sweater is a warm, cozy necessary piece to have in your wardrobe. It can be layered with flannels, worn as a jacket over another shirt, or worn alone. Plus, neutral colors like cream and ivory pair well with most outfits.


Cardigan

$26.50

J. Crew

The classic cardigan makes a comeback once fall rolls around. They come in a variety of colors and styles and are another versatile clothing item to layer all season.


Flannel

$29.99

fall fashion

Old Navy

It’s not fall without plaid! Layer a flannel with a sweater, vest or utility jacket for the perfect cozy ensemble. They come in lighter and thicker materials for every temperature.


Jeans

$49.95

fall fashion

Hollister

Jeans are the most versatile piece of clothing to own in any wardrobe. Not only are they perfect for fall but they transition over well for the rest of the seasons too! Style them with boots, flats, sneakers or loafers.


Houndstooth Skirt

$19.90

Fall fashion

Forever 21

Brown houndstooth makes a comeback as soon as fall arrives. This fun spinoff of the classic houndstooth print is more suited to fall since it incorporates brown, tan and rust into the pattern of the skirt. Dress it up with a pair of loafers or riding boots!


Vests

$44.50

fall fashion

J. Crew

Another great layering piece, vests will keep you warm and stylish this fall. Pair vests with your favorite sweater, striped shirt, flannel or oxford top for a classy look. Choose a neutral vest like a navy or make a bold statement with plaids, pops of bright colors or gingham.


Plaid Cape

$29

fall fashion

Red Dress Boutique

Plaid capes are a fun fall item to wear this season. Wear them over long sleeve t-shirts or sweaters depending on the weather. All the different colors in the plaid make it easy to style. This one has arm-holes, so it’s easy to move around!


Quilted Jacket

$49.99

fall fashion

HM

As the weather cools down, throw on a lightweight quilted jacket to keep yourself warm without overheating. Easily style it with sweaters and flannels or remove it at any time.


Trench Coat

$59.99

fall fashion

Kohl’s

For dressier occasions, this coat is ideal. Wear it to a formal or business event over your favorite dress or pantsuit. Some even come in water-resistant materials that will help you avoid the rain.


Blazer

$34.99

fall fashion

HM

Blazers are not just for professional events! They can easily pair with jeans, casual skirts or dresses during the fall. Blazers can also be a lightweight jacket option.


Blanket Scarf

$19.99

 

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Target

Another perk about fall is breaking out all the scarves! Blanket scarves are the warmest scarves of all but also the most versatile. Tie it around your neck or drape it over your shoulders like a shawl.


Boot Socks

$8.50

fall fashion

J. Crew

Owning a pair of warm socks is a must once it gets cold out! Boot socks are ideal worn under ankle-length boots but also work well under taller boots and some forms of sneakers to keep your toes toasty.


Riding Boots

$24.99

fall fashion

Belk

Riding boots pull together any outfit. Wear them with jeans or your favorite skirt and don’t forget the boot socks underneath to stay extra warm!


Loafers

$22.99

fall fashion

Target

The loafer options today are endless! They come in colors anywhere from pink to burgundy, and you can find leopard print loafers in stores now too. These shoes are ideal for the beginning of fall when it’s still relatively warm out, and you’re not ready to break out the boots.


Leopard Print Flats

$19.99

fall fashion

Target

Leopard is the print of the season, and these flats are such a steal! For only less than $30 you can style these adorable flats with your favorite jeans or dresses as an added detail.


Tortoiseshell Sunglasses

$14.99

fall fashion

Target

Who said sunglasses were just for summer? These tortoiseshell cat-eye sunglasses are a stylish accessory for fall. The neutral brown frames will match any fall outfit and look great with navy, tan and plaids.


Pearl Earrings

$38

tortoiseshell

Kiel James Patrick

Pearl earrings are a classic, and this pair adds a fun bow detail perfect for styling navy and fancy outfits during the fall.


Statement Necklace

$29.50

tortoiseshell

J. Crew

To accessorize your sweaters, flannels, and vests, add a statement necklace to brighten up any outfit. The classic circle necklace can be dressed up or down depending on the occasion.


Plaid Phone Case

$29.95

tortoiseshell

Culley + Co.

No outfit is complete without a matching phone case! This plaid phone case screams fall and incorporates neutral and darker colors like navy and hunter green that are easy to style.


Tote Bag

$49

fall fashion

Nordstrom

A neutral tote bag is ideal for every season but especially during fall when you transition your wardrobe over to dark colors. Plus, this bag is reversible and can be switched from black or brown to match any outfit.

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