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We're only halfway through August, but many of us are already mourning summer. But, instead of lamenting our loss, we at R29 HQ are looking at the change of season as a chance to refresh our wardrobes. Don't let that idea scare you, though; a closet update doesn't mean we can't bring the spirit of summer into fall. Loved tropical prints and boater hats? These hot-weather styles have just-as-cool, weather-appropriate cousins — like bold florals and flat-brimmed hats — to help make the transition easier.
We scoped out the fall equivalents for seven trends that have been your bread and butter the past few months. Have you been riding the culotte bandwagon? Or, were you a champion of the matching set? No matter — you're going to be just as devoted to the styles we're serving up, straight ahead.
More fall-shopping reads:
30 Sneaky Ways To Start Your Fall Shopping Now
6 E-Shops You Don't Know About (But Need To)
Wear These Fall Dresses For Every Occasion
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When Refinery29 editors enter the office in oversized dresses layered over culottes, they're showered with compliments. It's one of the perks of working in fashion. We realize the same isn't true of corporate settings that adhere to a different, more limiting dress code. (The mere thought of wearing glitter loafers is just read
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