There’s no doubt that this year—more than any other—has us craving comfort in our sartorial choices. And as the temps drop and we enter into the cooler season, it’s safe to say that any item that screams “cozy” is shooting up to the top of our shopping wish list.
Comfort, of course, doesn’t mean we have to sacrifice on style. If you’re looking to stay altogether on trend this season—yet still feel super comfortable—we’ve rounded nine ideal items that will tick both of the aforementioned boxes. From trending knit sweater vests to comfy flat boots and blanket-style capes, scroll below for the full rundown of comfy-meets-cool items that fashion girls are loving, wearing, and Instagramming right now.
Whether you opt for a basic neutral hue or a cool '70s print, knit sweater vests are the fashion-girl It item of the season. Style it over a long sleeve tee, a relaxed button-down, or a vintage-inspired blouse for a cool-meets-cozy look.
Mango Multicolour Knit Gillet - Women | Mango Usa ($50)
H&M Rib-Knit Sweater Vest ($20)
Flat Pull-On Boots
Flat pull-on boots with comfy, chunky soles are trending hard this season—and we couldn't be happier. They add a cool-girl edge to every look—and are as comfortable and practical as they are stylish.
Mango Leather High-Leg Boots ($150)
Sam Edelman Justina Chelsea Boot ($150)
Ribbed Knit Dresses
If there's one dress style we're loving for fall—it's ribbed knit dresses. Not only are they luxurious looking but they're also conveniently stretchy and warm—the perfect combo.
H&M Rib-Knit Dress ($35)
Loulou Studio Arborea Ribbed Wool Maxi Dress ($330)
Who doesn't want to cozy up in a cool and cozy shearling jacket this fall? Whether as an accent to a coat or covering it completely, it will undoubtedly add a stylish touch to any autumnal outfit.
Stand Studio Chloe Faux-Shearling Double-Breasted Pea Coat ($300)
H&M Faux Shearling-Detail Jacket ($99)
BB Dakota Soft Skills Faux Shearling Coat ($108)
Loose, relaxed, and oversized are the perfect words to describe this season's iteration on tailoring—ideal when you want to look polished but laid-back.
Topshop Stripe Jacquard Trousers ($85)
H&M Oversized Jacket ($34.99)
Knit Bra Tops & Matching Sets
Knit bra tops and cropped tops continue to reign supreme this season—striking the perfect balance of cozy and chic. For an Insta-worthy look opt for a set with a matching cardigan, skirt, or shorts.
Zara Twisted Knit Top ($26)
Mango Knit Strap Top ($40)
Our jeans remain a fall staple but this season we're opting for more relaxed and loose silhouettes that are effortless and easy to move in.
Frame Le Baggy Jeans ($265)
NYDJ Teresa Fray Hem Wide Leg Jeans ($129)
Blanket-style wraps, ponchos, cozy capes, and oversize scarfs swept over the shoulders of models at practically every Fall runway—oozing a sophisticated, soft, and snug look.
Isabel Marant Étoile Gabin Roll-Neck Checked Wool-Blend Cape Coat ($695)
Sayfut Sweater Poncho Shawl Coat ($31)
We can't get through fall without a cute cardigan. Lean into the grandma trend and opt for a vintage-inspired knit with unique details.
& Other Stories Statement Collar Knit Cardigan ($99)
English Factory Plaid Cardigan ($110)
For Love & Lemons Amaryllis Button Down Cardigan ($216)
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