Wardrobe Essentials Every Woman Needs


Hey you, yes you, the one in the bathing suit. Pre-Fall collections are hitting stores now, which means it’s time you start planning that fall wardrobe of yours. To help streamline the process, here’s 4 essential pieces from Rachel’s pre-fall collection that go on sale today exclusively on Gilt. As if that weren’t enough, we’re also showing you how to style each piece in a chic and simple way. It’s basically the only Pre-Fall checklist you’ll need, and you can do it all from the comfort of your sun lounger.

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Christopher Trench Coat


Rachel Zoe

Trench Coat

The frayed tweed and leather sleeves give the classic style a downtown spin. Equally perfect for throwing over a cocktail dress in the evening or pairing with a white shirt and jeans when running errands.

Style It With

Play off the black and white tweed in the jacket and opt for sleek jeans and a loose, sporty tank. Finish with pointed-toe slingbacks and a structured bag.

Super Skinny Low-Rise Jeans


Victoria Beckham Denim

All Time Woven Flats



Contrast Edge Top



Selma Two-Tone Shoulder Bag


MICHAEL Michael Kors

Kayde Silk Dress


Rachel Zoe

Shift Dress

A classic shift dress never goes out of style. Layer this printed version under a blazer while the weather is still warm, then over tights and a black turtleneck come fall.

Style It With

Put a polished spin on '60s-chic by pairing the mod shift with a white jacket, leather backpack, flat sandals and cat-eye glasses.

Linen-Blend Blazer



Dirty Mindy Cat-eye Sunglasses


Thierry Lasry

Leather Sandals With Buckles



PS Leather Backpack


Proenza Schouler

Shay Leather Motorcycle Jacket


Rachel Zoe

Leather Jacket

The quintessential transitional jacket looks fresh in bright white. Wear in late summer with denim cutoffs and a tee, then team with all black when temperatures start to drop.

Style It With

An edgy motorcycle jacket looks great with ladylike separates. Try pairing yours with a knitted, graphic pencil skirt, cropped sweater and fun accessories.

Chain Bubble Track Necklace



Knitted Pencil Skirt



Bad Girl Printed Elaphe Sandals


Tamara Mellon

Asymmetric Crop Top



Chiffon One Sleeve Draped Dress


Rachel Zoe

Little Black Dress

The perfect little black dress; versatile, chic and effortless. Pair with heels and chandelier earrings for date night, or ankle boots and a biker jacket for a girl's night out.

Style It With

A little black dress provides the perfect canvas for experimenting with accessories. Why not mix a tortoiseshell clutch, sleek, gold jewelry, and tough-girl pumps?

Bar Earrings


Kristen Elspeth

Tortoiseshell Minaudiére



Gold-Tone Bar Cuff



Domina Leather Pumps


Charlotte Olympia