Don't put away your hot-weather pieces just yet. Here are three that, with our tweaks, can last you through the fall.
1. Add a tank with thicker straps and a cardigan in a rich fall color to mellow the summertime vibe of this dress.
Classic tank, Jockey, $12; jockey.com. Cardigan, New York & Company, $35; nyandcompany.com. Bow flats, Bitten Sarah Jessica Parker, $9; Steve & Barry's, bittensjp.com for store info. Rosette belt, J.Crew, $38; jcrew.com.
2.Reduce the chill factor (and up the cool factor) by wearing a sundress with a leather jacket, opaque tights, and a scarf -- or two!
Jacket, Edie Rose for DKNY Jeans, $98; Dillards, Macy's, 800-777-4524 for store info, dknyjeans.com. Tights, Kushyfoot, $8; kushyfoot.com. "Viper" heels, Nina, $90; ninashoes.com. "Sandrine Dot" scarf, Banana Republic, $49; bananarepublic.com. Skinny scarf, L. Erickson, $28; franceluxe.com. Wristlet, Express, $40; select Express stores. Bracelet, Ted Rossi, $118; tedrossi.com.Read More »from 3 Ways to Move Summer Fashion to Fall