Save for Inspo | 7 seasonal basics

Happy Friday, friends! Earlier this season I decided to pull my ‘save for inspo’ styling sessions from Instagram to the blog. Ya’ll seemed to love the share so today’s post is a long overdue recap of my weekly features in September and October. These ‘save for inspo’ features have truly brought my creativity to life and hopefully have provided you a great source of style inspiration. Maybe you’ve a piece you just aren’t sure how to style, or you’ve had your eye on an item and aren’t fully convinced it’s worth adding to your closet. Whichever the case, I’ve highlighted 7 seasonal basics to inspire style creativity, versatility, and help in that closet selection process.

Seasonal basics have been the focus these past couple of months. They are staple items that you simply cannot live without and have proven an essential foundation for a stylish wardrobe. I’ve also featured a few pieces typically worn in Summer and have shown ways to transition them into Fall. Below you’ll find 7 seasonal basics and their ways of wear. As in all ‘save for inspo’ features I’ve pulled the inspiration from past photos at start and follow with ways to wear them now.

1. Utility jacket

Aside from making nearly every wardrobe capsule, the utility style jacket is one I grab most this time of year. Check out six different ways I’ve styled this staple. My throw back photos feature a jacket no longer available, tho I’ve styled one similar and fully stocked below. Fits tts.


2. White maxi dress

Whilst in transition, I really wanted to take a few items I wore often in the Summer and find ways to style them for Fall. This $10 Target find has had more wear in my closet than most. Check out a few ways I’ve styled this dress for our current season. Tho no longer available, I’ve linked a few other white dress options, here.

3. Plaid flannel button up

When I think of Fall fashion, plaid comes to mind. A plaid flannel button up is probably the most versatile shirt one can own for Fall. Here I’ve styled it 12 different ways!

4. Denim skirt

Another piece typically styled in Summer, a denim skirt is a fun transitional piece to hold in closet and gives us ability dress up our casual a bit. This Everlane denim skirt fits all the reqs. I love the unique reconstructed denim detailing in front, flattering high rise, and it’s versatile length.  Fits tts.


5. Graphic tee

I’ve styled a graphic tee for Fall, here – tho wanted to feature a few more ways to style this fun band tee, found on Amazon. If you’re a Def Leppard fan like me, you’ll appreciate the album cover recognition! Fits tts.

6. color block sweater

No matter the year, the color block sweater always winds up in my Fall capsule. It’s such a fun way to display our love for Fall’s color palette, don’t you think? Catch this year’s pick and 6 ways I’ve styled it for Fall below. Fits tts.

7. denim jacket

You can bet I’ve always a denim jacket or two in rotation. It’s been a piece that’s been in closet since childhood! For this feature, I chose to style three different denim jackets. I thought to show option for wear, no matter the wash or embellished detail. Catch all three styles below. All fit tts.

Denim jacket – dark wash
denim jacket – embellished
denim jacket – light wash

There you have it, seven seasonal basics with options for wear! Hopefully you’ll find this a helpful resource for style this season! Until next time, thanks for stopping by! xoxo

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