With Labor Day weekend upon us, the eagerly anticipated beginning of fall is finally here. Can’t wait to start unearthing your cozy knits, cashmere beanies and beloved booties from the depths of your closet? It’s not too soon to start wearing your favorite autumn pieces now, even if it is around a sunset campfire or while enjoying a breezy boat ride. To get excited for the season ahead, here are 4 last-minute Labor Day outfit ideas—incorporating key fall wares and summer staples—to suit your holiday plans.
Photo: Vanessa Jackman
For A Rooftop Soiree: The Knit Poncho
For chic rooftop cocktails, a simple camisole, fringed skirt and pointed-toe booties feel sleek and cosmopolitan. Layering on a sumptuous poncho for evening keeps the vibe cozy and romantic.
Jelka Booties in Cinder
Fringe Knit Skirt
A Common Space
Cara Washed-silk Camisole
Color-block Cashmere Wrap
For A Beach Bonfire: The Cashmere Beanie
When the sun sets at the beach, top your swimsuit and cutoffs with a tie-front sweater and luxe beanie.
Tayler Sandal in Light Fatigue
Cashmere-Blend Paillette Beanie Hat
Canis Open-Weave Tie-Front Sweater
Jac Swimsuit in Night Navy
For An Outdoorsy Picnic: The Plaid Scarf
Punctuate a laid-back ensemble (like a floaty tank, cool-girl denim and ankle boots) with a colorful plaid scarf.
Karol Boot in Green by Leila Stone
Relaxed Skinny Jeans in Patched Dark Indigo Wash
Openweave Scarf in Scottsdale Plaid
For Wine Tasting: The Boho Maxi
Take to the vineyards in style with a floor-grazing bohemian frock. Keep accessories minimal with delicate gold jewelry, block-heel sandals and a small shoulder bag.
Diamond Garland Ring
Shoulder Bag in Olive
Leticia Suede Sandals
Flowy Long Dress
Piastra Gold Plated Necklace