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My favorite time of year is when stores start flooding with leather jackets and scarves, signaling the time to start packing away your summer shorts and replacing your flip-flops with booties. But here in the Bay, it's essentially autumn all year-round.
With temperatures hovering in the chilly 70s through the seasons, I never store my summer or winter clothes. Let's just say I've become somewhat of an expert at styling any piece to make it fall-appropriate. Ahead, I'll prove that yes, you can wear your summer dress in the dead of winter and even those shorts you thought you wouldn’t see for six months. See my five go-to rules on how to dress through fall and beyond.