Good Life: Style Adviser: Fall Into Style

Pumpkin-picking, orchard visits, harvest festivals — autumn is filled with reasons to get outdoors before snowy weather hits. Here’s how to make sure nobody reaches for the same old boring weekend duds.

ON HER Nicholas K sweatshirt, $310, Shelly Steffee shirt, $95, and Alice Ritter skirt, $345, all at Petulia’s Folly. Antipast knee socks, $36, Martin Margiela ankle boots, $945, and Chloé bag, $1,175, all at Joan Shepp.

Why we love it

Tee: This plum tee’s hue is fall’s hottest color.

Sweatshirt: A chic, pulled-together — surprise! — sweatshirt is so easy to throw on.

Bag: A status bag in a pared-down shape and goes-with-everything color.

Skirt: A denim skirt in a fuller shape is as comfy — and casual — as your favorite Levi’s.

Socks:
Save the tights for winter! These not-preppy knee socks will do the trick.

Boots: This soft-leather boot in a short style looks equally fab with skinny jeans.

ON HIM Howe jacket, $195, and t-shirt, $48, Theory cashmere-silk sweater, $245, and 7 For All Mankind jeans, $194, all at Pants, 931 Lancaster Avenue, 2nd floor, Bryn Mawr, 610-527-6900, shop-pants.com. Emmett belt, $75 at Cole Haan, 1600 Walnut Street, 215-985-5801, colehaan.com. Merrell Veer shoes, $110 at Benjamin Lovell Shoes, 119 South 18th Street, 215-564-4655, benjaminlovell.com.

Style tips

Jacket: The perfect laid-back and stylish fall jacket.

Shirt: Super-soft and oh-so-good for fall layering.

Layered shirt: Because you know berry is in, too.

Jean: This slimmer cut jean is so much better than that ill-fitting pair you used to wear.

Shoes
: A sturdy, comfy, stylish alternative to your ratty sneaks.

Be respectful of our online community and contribute to an engaging conversation. We reserve the right to ban impersonators and remove comments that contain personal attacks, threats, or profanity, or are flat-out offensive. By posting here, you are permitting Philadelphia magazine and Metro Corp. to edit and republish your comment in all media.