How to Wear Layers and Still Look Stylish

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Photography by Kei Kondo
Styling by Derek Nguyen
Hair & Makeup by Nina Soriano
Model Katya Riabinkina at Marilyn Models

The weather has been a hot mess lately. It seems like it’s spring one day and then winter the next, leaving us in much dismay in the morning when getting dressed. So what do we do? We have to roll with the punches and become a master with the art of transitional weather layering!

Still new to the concept of layering and don’t know what to get? We are here to help!
Here we have provided some layering inspiration and highlighted five different items that are essential to transitional weather layering this fall season.

A scarf makes all the difference when it’s super chilly in the morning. Jil Sander Wool Felted Melton Birmingham CV TM Coat, $3,910, Available at Jil Sander BoutiquesVera Wang White Cotton Poplin Button Down, Price Upon Request, Similar Styles Available on farfetch.com Courreges Double Opening Trouser, $1,125, courreges.comEcho Love Bias Silk Skinny, $45, echodesign.com
A scarf makes all the difference when it’s super-chilly in the morning.
Jil Sander Wool Felted Melton Birmingham CV TM Coat, $3,910, Available at Jil Sander Boutiques
Vera Wang White Cotton Poplin Button Down, Price Upon Request, Similar Styles Available on farfetch.com
Courreges Double Opening Trouser, $1,125, courreges.com
Echo Love Bias Silk Skinny, $45, echodesign.com
A turtleneck is essential for any colder season. It’s the universal layering piece, perfect to layer under a dress, T-shirt, button up, and basically everything else. You can’t go wrong, and they’re great to add if you want to add a color to your monochromatic winter look. ADEAM Long French Cuff Shirt Dress, $1,250, modaoperandi.comElizabeth and James  Renner Turtleneck, $295, net-a-porter.comREDValentino Pants, $495, Available at REDValentino Boutiques
A turtleneck is essential for any colder season. It’s the universal layering piece, perfect to layer under a dress, T-shirt, button up, and basically everything else. You can’t go wrong, and they’re great to add if you want to add a color to your monochromatic winter look.
ADEAM Long French Cuff Shirt Dress, $1,250, modaoperandi.com
Elizabeth and James  Renner Turtleneck, $295, net-a-porter.com
REDValentino Pants, $495, Available at REDValentino Boutiques
They’ll keep you cozy and warm all day but they’re also perfect for layering over any loose comfortable under layers like a T-shirt just in case it gets warmer during the fall afternoons. Miu Miu Coat, $3,805, at Select Miu Miu Boutiques, miumiu.comJil Sander Wool Flannel Twill Baba Top, $1,500, Available at Kick Pleat Austin
They’ll keep you cozy and warm all day, but they’re also perfect for layering over any loose comfortable under layers like a T-shirt just in case it gets warmer during fall afternoons.
Miu Miu Coat, $3,805, at Select Miu Miu Boutiques, miumiu.com
Jil Sander Wool Flannel Twill Baba Top, $1,500, Available at Kick Pleat Austin
Whether it’s wool or a traditional cotton, a trench coat is the perfect piece to effortlessly transition between seasons in the chicest way possible. Off-White c/o Virgil Abloh Light Turtleneck, $300, off---white.comOff-White c/o Virgil Abloh Oversized Peacoat, $1,787, off---white.comHellessy Anton Pants in Midnight, $890, hellessy.comJennifer Fisher Smooth Ring, $275, jenniferfisherjewelry.comSalvatore Ferragamo Leather Woven Heels with Mink Detail, Price Available Upon Request, Similar Styles Available at Salvatore Ferragamo Boutiques Nationwide, ferragamo.com
Whether it’s wool or a traditional cotton, a trench coat is the perfect piece to effortlessly transition between seasons in the chicest way possible.
Off-White c/o Virgil Abloh Light Turtleneck, $300, off—white.com
Off-White c/o Virgil Abloh Oversized Peacoat, $1,787, off—white.com

Hellessy Anton Pants in Midnight, $890, hellessy.com
Jennifer Fisher Smooth Ring, $275, jenniferfisherjewelry.com
Salvatore Ferragamo Leather Woven Heels with Mink Detail, Price Available Upon Request, Similar Styles Available at Salvatore Ferragamo Boutiques Nationwide, ferragamo.com


Not only are they super trendy for fall but they look so good layered under dresses, tunics, and sweater dresses. Plus you can wear tights comfortably inside for extra warmth. REDValentino Coat, $995, Available at REDValentino BoutiquesHellessy Anton Straight Leg Pants in Ecru, $890, Hellessy.comHellessy Margaux Shirt Dress in Ecru, $1,400, Hellessy.comSalvatore Ferragamo Leather Woven Heels with Mink Detail, Price Available Upon Request, Similar Styles Available at Salvatore Ferragamo Boutiques Nationwide, ferragamo.comDKNYPrussian Merino Wool Long Sleeve Ribbed Turtleneck, $298, Available at Select DKNY Boutiques.
Not only are they super-trendy for fall, but they also look so good layered under dresses, tunics, and sweater dresses. Plus, you can wear tights comfortably inside for extra warmth.
REDValentino Coat, $995, Available at REDValentino Boutiques
Hellessy Anton Straight Leg Pants in Ecru, $890, Hellessy.com
Hellessy Margaux Shirt Dress in Ecru, $1,400, Hellessy.com
Salvatore Ferragamo Leather Woven Heels with Mink Detail, Price Available Upon Request, Similar Styles Available at Salvatore Ferragamo Boutiques Nationwide, ferragamo.com
DKNYPrussian Merino Wool Long Sleeve Ribbed Turtleneck, $298, Available at Select DKNY Boutiques.