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    27 Layering Pieces To Help Transform The Clothes You Already Own

    'Tis the season of layers.

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    1. An asymmetrical plaid vest to add an extra autumnal touch to a simple dress or top., Amazon

    Promising review: "This is a fall must-have! This piece is so trendy, yet functional because it is warm! The fabric is very soft and not itchy! I can't wait to wear this during fall and winter!" —Officialtallgirl

    Get it from Amazon for $12.98+ (most are around $30; available in sizes S-2XL and eight colors).

    2. A striped long cardigan that'll make any outfit you wear instantly cozy.


    Promising review: "Favorite cardigan! Goes with so many things and for the price, you can’t beat it! I’ve worn this with so many shirts and absolutely love it, will be ordering more colors soon! Runs true to size!" —Virginia ellen

    Get it from Amazon for $25.99+ (available in sizes S-XL and six colors).

    3. A tassel-hem poncho to pair with jeans, a tank or tee, and statement earrings and you're ready to go.

    Forever 21

    Get it from Forever 21 for $34.99 (available in sizes S-L).

    4. A herringbone puffer vest for a versatile layering piece that'll complete any casual ensemble. Wear it over a flannel and it doesn't get more fall than that!

    Promising review: "Love this vest. This fits true to size. No need to size up. The quality is excellent. The shipping was faster than I expected." —CWE

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99+ (available in sizes XS-XL).

    5. A plaid duster jacket, because it'll instantly add a fashionable touch to jeans or a T-shirt dress.


    Get it from Torrid for $48.23 (originally $68.90; available in sizes M-6XL).

    6. A comfy side-split solid tunic that's simple enough to wear with any bottoms or layer under any jacket.,

    Promising review: "Great quality for a wonderful price! I purchased two colors before I bought more and I couldn’t have been more pleased! Long enough to cover my bottom when I wear tights and not too thin or thick. I loved them so much I went back and ordered all the colors. Literally perfect for Louisiana fall and winter weather." —Tim

    Get it from Amazon for $21.99+ (available in sizes S-2XL and ten colors).

    7. A Dalmatian print fleece hoodie, because you'll feel like you're snuggling a bunch of puppies when you wear it.


    Get it from Asos for $72 (available in sizes 14-24).

    8. A cowl neck sweatshirt with drawstrings for days when you want to throw on a hoodie, but still look put together., Amazon

    Promising review: "I can’t say how much I love the colors and the fit of this sweatshirt!!! The colors look like a nice fall day and the cowl neck is my favorite!!! The fit is right on. I wear a small and ordered a small and the fit is right on. I don’t have one negative thing to say about this item, I love it!!" —jesse c.

    Get it from Amazon for $23.88 (available in sizes S-2XL and 13 colors).

    9. A knit blazer that will make you feel confident and professional in the boardroom and beyond.


    Get it from Nordstrom for $89 (available in sizes L-3XL and two colors).

    10. A fuzzy cardigan to layer over a solid top and pants for an effortlessly cute daytime look.

    Promising review: "I really like this cardigan a lot. It's true to size and super soft. It's not super heavy or super light and would be perfect for a cooler spring or fall day. I could definitely see wearing this over a pair of leggings and a T-shirt, or a dress. Overall, this cardigan was a great purchase and I'm looking forward to wearing it more when it gets a little bit cooler." —Heather L.

    Get it from Amazon for $26.99+ (available in sizes S-XL and 14 colors).

    11. A chunky knit V-neck sweater that's begging you to cozy up in.

    Promising review: "I love this, it's great for cold weather. This is the perfect sweater — it's very nice and good quality fabric. I love the color I got too." —PearlMike

    Get it from Amazon for $35.99 (available in sizes S-2XL and 14 colors and designs).

    12. A sporty and functional full-zip windbreaker perfect for a fall hike. It features a hood and a concealed strap that makes it packable for convenient storage.


    Get it from Fila for $95 (available in sizes XS-XL and three colors).

    13. A cute printed quarter-zip that is great for a relaxed look, but with a cute print to make it pop.,

    Promising review: "I was surprised by how soft the fabric was. It's a perfect fall sweater for lounging around the house. I love the pattern I chose too — looks the same in person as it did in the product photos." —Tori Long

    Get it from Amazon for $28.99 (available in sizes S-2XL and 22 colors and designs).

    14. A hooded faux leather moto jacket you can layer over jeans and a graphic tee on a chilly day and look instantly cool.,

    Promising review: "I cannot recommend this jacket enough! The size is perfect, the quality is stellar... it's just a great buy! I like a fitted look, so there's no room for a thick hoodie in this size. I would say buy a size up from your usual if you want to layer it. This is a VERY flattering jacket! This is my new favorite! I even want to start learning how to ride a motorcycle it looks so good! 10/10 for me!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $29.95+ (most are around $50-60; available in sizes XS-2XL and 44 colors and styles).

    15. Some corduroy overalls for a little something different to wear with a long sleeve tee and booties.


    Get them from ModCloth for $89 (available in sizes 2XS to 4XL).

    16. A hooded cable knit cardigan perfect for taking on the crisp morning chill while you're walking the dog or commuting to work.


    Promising review: "Honestly I didn't have a lot of confidence that this sweater was going to be as great as it said and looked on the model. I was so pleased and excited when it came and I tried it on. It is a loose fit which was exactly what I was hoping for. The lining is great! The sleeves have a soft thinner cotton lining and the chest, back, and hood are lined with soft faux fur. The sweater material itself is pretty soft and a medium thickness. I'm loving this sweater! If you are thinking about buying it, go for it!!" —Tessa Rose

    Get it from Amazon for $45.59 (available in sizes S-2XL and eight colors).

    17. A pair of classic high-waist leggings to wear under dresses for extra warmth or to wear with your fave sweaters and boots.

    Promising review: "I don't know what kind of black magic sorcery they used to make these leggings so damn comfortable and NOT see through. So buttery soft, warm, and flattering. Once I tried on my first pair and realized they're this amazing, I ordered a second pair because 'mom life' and I live in leggings. If you're debating whether or not to order these, do it." —chelleandy 16

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99+ (available in sizes S-3XL and 65 color and style options).

    18. Or a pair of fun polka dot leggings that are not only great for hitting the gym, but also for throwing on with a hoodie and hanging out with friends.

    Outdoor Voices

    Promising review: "I love these leggings! They are super comfortable. The fabric is light but has enough support to not bunch or ride up. I'm super happy with them and look forward to purchasing again, plus you can't beat these polka dots." —jamie

    Get them from Outdoor Voices for $75 (available in sizes XS-XL).

    19. A long sleeve tunic with a lace trim that can be worn with riding boots and leggings for a comfortable, yet pretty outfit suitable for almost any occasion. Just throw a nice jacket or coat over it on cold days.

    Promising review: "Definitely worth more than $20! I plan on buying this shirt in every color because this shirt hugs and flows over my curves in all the right places. Looks amazing with leggings or with jeans. Can dress it up or dress it down. It’s the perfect shirt can’t go wrong with it. Definitely my new favorite shirt and so happy I added it to my cart." —Sonya Dingeldein

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99+ (available in sizes S-3XL and 18 colors).

    20. A reversible hooded teddy jacket so you have two fuzzy jackets in one — giving you double the style choices!

    Urban Outfitters

    Promising review: "Extremely soft and comfortable and I wear it everywhere!! Definitely recommend this product. And it is oversized so its even comfier. Really good quality too!" —meghanfalk

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $79 (available in sizes XS/S and M/L and three colors).

    21. A pair of opaque control-top tights to convert any summer skirt or dress into something that can be worn year round., Amazon

    Promising review: "I've ALWAYS had trouble finding tights that don't tear when I try to pull them up, or don't cut off my circulation. I wore these today under a dress to avoid thigh chafing, they were incredibly comfortable! I am definitely buying more colors now. They lasted the entire day, didn't tear at all, and I was sitting in gravel for a few minutes! No tears, no overstretching, no difficulty pulling them down or up when I needed to use the restroom, no chafing, they are really soft as well!

    100% recommend!" —Abigail

    Get them from Amazon for $4.55+ (available in sizes S-2XL and four colors).

    22. A camo print utility jacket that'll look amazing with a band tee and distressed denim.

    Forever 21

    Promising review: "I had bought this jacket for my daughter last year and I would sneak in her closet and wear it, so I decided to get myself one and I love it! Might wanna size up. I’m usually a medium but the arms fit too snug so I got a large and it fits perfect." —Amanda C.

    Get it from Forever 21 for $26 (available in sizes S-L and two prints).

    23. A cowl neck top with button details that you can wear with leggings for lounging or with skinny jeans for work.,

    Promising review: "Love this shirt! I usually were a large and the large fits perfect. The material feels like a thin sweatshirt. Very stretchy and comfortable. Slouchy, yet fitted. I love the buttons! They give it something extra. I ordered another." —Kersten

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99+ (available in sizes S-2XL and six colors).

    24. A Levi's sherpa-lined denim trucker jacket to keep you nice and snug every time you leave your house this season. Plus, it just looks so cool!

    Free People

    Get it from Free People for $128 (available in sizes XS-XL).

    25. A fuzzy fleece pullover, which comes in a quarter-zip or non-zip style, for chilly mornings when you wish you could lay under your covers all day.


    Promising review: "I cannot wait for fall to wear this!! It's so soft and so comfortable. It fits true to size. I ordered from the size chart and it fit perfect. I'm planning on ordering at least one more. I got the white and grey and it is identical to the picture and description!" —Vannessa Manis

    Get it from Amazon for $6.99+ (most are around $27; available in sizes S-2XL and 19 colors and styles).

    26. A sleeveless shawl for a chic and sophisticated layering piece that'll keep the chill off on cool evenings.

    Morning Lavender

    Get it from Morning Lavender for $54.99 (one size fits most).

    27. And a long sleeve crewneck you can wear under your tank tops and spaghetti strap dresses., Amazon

    Promising review: "This tee is perfect for a fall/winter layering piece. The weight is thick and it's very stretchy. Color is beautiful. I ordered my regular size large and it fit perfectly, but the size chart is off — so go off your regular size and not the chart, unless you want the looser fit. You won't be unhappy with these tees." —Lori

    Get it from Amazon for $12.58+ (available in sizes XS-2XL and 20 colors).

    You reworking your wardrobe for the new season:

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