Some autumnal staples never lose their luster: the classic moto jacket, the leather pant, the nubby knit cardigan. But, even the most spartan of us can't resist the siren's call of new fall fashion. Snazzy jackets, head-turning prints, and shiny accessories — these are the street-style stars that make our hearts skip a beat.
Since falling head over heels for the latest trends can leave us starry eyed, we've turned to three well-dressed R29ers to break down their tricks for styling the essentials they can't live without this season. Think: the statement earrings that make a basic black dress really sing or the structured, sleeveless blazer that adds an unexpected spin to your layering game.
Ahead, with help from our friends at Nordstrom Rack, scope our staffers' six favorite ways to kill it on the style front. They'll not only inject some life into your old standbys, they'll also have you falling in love with fall — and fall fashion — all over again.