UPDATED November 1st, 2017 Autumn is officially here, the days are getting shorter, and the temperature is dropping. While saying goodbye to summer is always bittersweet, jacket weather is a fashion bonanza. After three months in hibernation, rediscovering your sweaters, wool skirts, and boots almost feels like getting a whole new wardrobe—almost. Well, there’s no better way to polish up last year’s gems and extend the life of a few summer classics than by topping your ensemble off with the perfect transitional outerwear. Here are just a few gorgeous (and very affordable) pieces to inspire you to embrace the coming winter in style. A tuxedo jacket looks wonderful with skirts, trousers, or just about anything, and the boucle fabric keeps it casual.