Just because the weather is dull, doesn’t mean your wardrobe has to be! This season is all about striking colours, prints and textures that’ll make you stand out in the crowd, but not in a tacky way. Sophistication is key. Not sure where to start? Here are 6 fashion must-haves for autumn that will leave you looking and feeling your best!

1. The dark floral dress

dark floral dress

Update your favourite summer dress by shopping for floral dresses with darker background colours, which add an air of mystery to the typical floral trend. Pair with your favourite sneakers or ankle boots for the ultimate autumn look.

Find this Floral print ruffle sleeve tunic dress here for R499.

2. The bold puffer-jacket

puffer jacket

Everybody needs a warm winter jacket so why not step out of your comfort zone and try something bold and bright. Try wearing it with your favourite pair of jeans and a simple t-shirt, or even over a strappy dress paired with stockings to keep you cosy. This piece is well worth the investment.

Protect yourself from the cold in the ultimate oversized puffer jacket from Superbalist for R849.

3. The white boot

white boots autumn must haves

Updated go-go boots are a definite go-go for autumn. Throw on a faux fur coat and your favourite accessories, and you’re all set for a fancy night out!

Find these white Refiloe boots at Superbalist for R599.

4. Power accessories

biker hat autumn must haves

Bold, chunky accessories are making a comeback this season and we couldn’t be happier! Both the beret and biker hat are trendy at the moment, along with statement belt buckles, cross-body bags and mismatched earrings.

Shop this super cute Black biker cap at Superbalist for R249.

5. The statement sweater

statement sweater autumn must haves

No no, we don’t mean bring out your tackiest Christmas jumper… We’re talking pretty artsy motifs, standout details and unique embellishments. For a simple, stylish outfit, throw on some ripped jeans and you’re good to go.

This fluffy batwing jumper with sequin detail is available from Superbalist R599.

6. The statement jean

statement jeans autumn must haves

Think floral decals, stars, stripes, a tapered leg, high-waist, ripped knees and fraying. Even sequins and sparkles can make an albeit subtle appearance if done right! Worn with a simple sweater or over a t-shirt and longline coat, this is the ultimate autumn outfit.

Shop these red side stripe boyfriend jeans on Superbalist for R799.

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