4 Fall Accessories to Spruce Up Your Wardrobe

Attention busy moms looking for ways to pump up your wardrobe without breaking the bank: this fall’s must-haves are a fashion godsend. The season’s styles range from 30s romantic classics to 70s boho chic, but between the kids’ school activities and your crazy 9 to 5 schedule, the last thing you have a budget or time for this fall is an all-out shopping spree, right? Luckily for all of us, the trendiest pieces this season can be added to the oldies-but-goodies already hanging in your closet. The following accessories are key to making your usual blouses, jeans, skirts, and dresses reach their full fall fashionista potential:

Showy Shades

Round Oversized Shades

The sassiest way to spice up your outfit this fall is to throw on a pair of the season’s most stylish accessory: sunglasses. From retro styles like round or cat eye sunglasses to more classic styles like aviators or wayfarers, fall’s sunglasses are an instant way to add personality while running your millions of errands. Look for bright colors, crazy patterns, and metallic accents to take your trench coats, light sweaters, and girly cardigans to a whole new level.

Neon Neckwear

Leopard Scarves

On autumn days when you’re wearing jeans and a simple blouse, a statement necklace or scarf is the perfect addition to your outfit. Have a little black dress or white tee that needs updating? Throw on a chunky bright necklace or a multi-layered metallic necklace and you’re good to go. This season’s color- blocking and animal print trends make shopping for scarves easy, so pick a solid blue color or mix it up by looping a leopard scarf around your neck.

Crossbody Bags

Kristen Cross Body Clutch $29.95

Crossybody bags are everywhere this season, from mini versions to quilted colors! If you’re feeling a little daring, try bags with trendy chain-link straps or ones made with cool faux fabrics, like crocodile and ostrich. For moms who need a lot of purse space, try an oversized square satchel or a cute bag with belt details. Whichever you choose, these bags will add so much pizazz to your fall wardrobe without looking like you’re trying too hard. After all, a stylish, trusty purse is a necessity for every woman.

Sophisticated Shoes

Ankle Strap Pumps

The number one way to steer in the opposite direction of a trendsetter? Old, outdated shoes. Spruce up your wardrobe with a pair of ladylike heels with ankle straps or jewel-toned platforms for a night away from the kids. For weekends and day trips, opt for comfortable, flat riding boots or embellished flats. Another way to stay extra chic this fall? Menswear-inspired shoes and a pair of Kate Middleton-inspired nude pumps. Who says your fall wardrobe can’t make you feel like royalty?

Author Bio: Molly Borter is a writer for the Affordable Style Network specializing in womens sunglasses. In her free time, she enjoys shopping, watching classic chick flicks, spending time with her family, and blogging about the latest fashion trends in sunglasses.
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