Wear Now, Wear Later | Light Dresses and Jackets for Fall Transition

by | Aug 24, 2018 | Style

Alicia Wood, Dallas Lifestyle Blogger, Dallas Fashion Blogger, Ramy Brook, See by Chloe Espadrille, Cult Gaia Ark Bag,

Blush Dress / See by Chloe Espadrille / Cult Gaia Ark Bag / Army Green Vince Satin Bomber Jacket (Currently 50% off!) / Celine Belt Bag / Charles David Nude Suede Bootie (back in stock!) / Ashley Pittman Earrings  / Lip Gloss

TGIF!  We made it to the first Friday of Back-To-School!  I think most schools are back in session now and we’ll all be getting our groove on in the next week or so.  I, for one, will be glad to have routine if we must.  I love summer and the laziness but when fall rolls around, I live by my schedule.  I’m also in the mood for a bit of fall in the colors I wear so I’m sharing a few favorites with you today for Wear Now, Wear Later staples.

Don’t get me wrong!  I’ll be wearing my favorite white dress as long as the temps are in the 90s.  And I never put away my white jeans. But as we get into September, I love wearing more muted fall colors.

I’ve styled this dress two ways in this post.  Something a bit new for The Lush List!  Let me know in the comments below if you like seeing items styled different ways in one post.  I do wear items multiple times/ways in different posts though, as you know.

First, I’m wearing this blush tiered dress with one of my favorite espadrilles that are back in stock in all sizes.  They’d also be great with these budget conscious beauties that I wore a lot in Italy.  This bag is still a favorite and such a conversation starter still.  I got lots of questions on our trip!

This blush dress is perfect for the heat but a great color for fall.  Blush was big this spring and not going anywhere this fall.  I’ve gathered other blush pieces and light dresses that are great for now and for later below.  If you’re not familiar with the brand Ramy Brook, you’ll love their signature fabric.  It’s great for our climate and for travel.

Secondly, I added an army green satin bomber, suede booties and switched my bagThese booties sold out during the Nordstrom sale but are back in stock in most sizes!

I love this bomber jacket and as you know a big fan of army green/olive.  I love the contrast of the satin with the matte silk dress.  I wore this blush bomber a ton last winter and spring.  This will be of my go-to pieces as well.  It’s currently 50% off! This satin bomber is great now for the A/C but also when it finally cools off.  **Note:  The description says hooded bomber but the hood folds up in the collar like I have it shown.

I’ve rounded up other favorites below.  Let me know your favorites!

Have a great weekend!



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Photos by Audrie Dollins

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AliciaWoodLifestyle.com is a lifestyle destination for everyday living written by Alicia Wood. Alicia's goal is create a timeless, fresh way to approach fashion, entertaining, beauty, design and travel.

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AliciaWoodLifestyle.com is a lifestyle destination for everyday living written by Alicia Wood. Alicia's goal is create a timeless, fresh way to approach fashion, entertaining, beauty, design and travel.

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