The L.A. Way to Wear Fall Fashion

Let’s face it: There are some fall runway trends that don’t fly here. Oversize coats and layers of wool? Not when summer seems to go on forever. Don’t fret, followers of fashion. We took four of the season’s most popular staples and undressed them to suit autumn in this city

CamouflageCamouflage Outfit


Ditch the jacket and pair pants with a solid shell and open-toe sandals (because you can).

Blouse Maison Martin Margiela, $454 at
Shoes Reed Krakoff, $850 at

FeathersFeathers Outfit


Swap the bulky top for a delicate sleeveless blouse. Don peep-toe shoes and you’re ready to strut.

Blouse Helmut Lang, $195 at Helmut Lang, West Hollywood, 323-951-0994
Shoes Tom Ford, $1,250 at Tom Ford, Beverly Hills, 310-270-9440

Heavy KnitHeavy Knit Outfit


Why not rock a cable pullover with tap pants? It’s sunny outside! To keep it classy, go for kitten heels.

Shorts Make Mischief, $38 at
Shoes Charlotte Olympia, $695 at Charlotte Olympia, Beverly Hills, 310-276-1111

TweedTweed Outfit


Save the sweater set and tall boots for winter; instead choose a secretary blouse and ankle straps.

Blouse Marc by Marc Jacobs, $75 at
Shoes Derek Lam, $545 at Neiman Marcus, Beverly Hills, 310-550-5900