What to wear for a fall weekend getaway

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I love a great weekend trip and I try my best to swing them as much as possible. In fact, I've been thinking about writing a whole post on the topic of how to travel often with a full-time job. Stay tuned for that! Whenever I take a weekend trip, I carry on my suitcase for ease and speed and because I don't need to pack that much. Fall is one of my favorite times of the year to travel because I love searching for fall leaves and I love hopping around the country to attend fall events like football games. This past weekend, I had the best time in Oxford, Mississippi for the Ole Miss Alabama game. I also have a few more fall trips coming down the pipe to Georgia, Colorado, and Vancouver so I thought I'd write a post on what to wear for a fall weekend getaway.

What To Wear For A Fall Weekend Getaway

For me, being comfortable while traveling is key. At the start of the fall season, I travel in flats because they are comfy and keep my feet covered so I'm not chilly. I also love traveling in ballet flats because I usually find myself wearing them with another outfit once I arrive at my destination and because flats are stylish enough that they can easily be worn out if I head somewhere straight from the airport. I've had these J.Crew flats for years. I wear them to work and wear them in my everyday life, as seen in this post. I also really like these flats for fall and I have to mention that Nordstrom has a great selection of ballet flats right now. After hearing over and over again that the Chloé scallop flats are the most comfortable flats around, I finally saved a little from a few paychecks and ordered them last week! So excited!

What To Wear For A Fall Weekend Getaway

There's nothing I hate more than freezing to death on an airplane so I always travel in jeans in the fall. I wear a lot of blue jeans but I also wear white jeans because it's fun to mix up my look and because, even though I fully believe in wearing white after Labor Day, it's still a (fun) surprise for people to see white jeans around. You've heard me mention it before but these J.Crew white skinny jeans are my all time favorite pair.

What To Wear For A Fall Weekend GetawayWhat To Wear For A Fall Weekend Getaway

How adorable is this pale blue sweater (it also comes in black and grey). I absolutely can't get enough of the bows in the back. I always bring a sweater when I travel so I can stay warm on planes. I'm also your ultimate jeans and a sweater girl in the fall so I would definitely plan to wear this sweater on the plane and then wear it straight out to dinner from the airport. It's a great cozy and practical yet chic piece to add to your closet! I'd also wear this sweater to work with a tee under it.

What To Wear For A Fall Weekend Getaway

When I travel with a bigger accessory like a hat or a pair of boots, I always wear them on the plane. I do this mostly because it saves room when I'm packing for things like boots and because it keeps my hats from getting crushed. I love, love hates in the fall and the winter. My black hat is classic but every now and then I like mixing in this blue hat (similar for less!) for a pop of color (you saw me wear this hat last fall here).

What To Wear For A Fall Weekend Getaway

I snagged this duffle bag last month during the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale (I also love this duffle!). I can already tell that it's going to be my go-to travel bag for weekend trips for the rest of the year. I love to true brown color and the soft faux leather of the bag. It's the perfect size for 48 hours away!

What To Wear For A Fall Weekend Getaway

My watch keeps me on track with my travel planes. Every time I look down and see this particular watch I smile because my future sister-in-law gave it to me a couple of months ago for my birthday. The company that makes this watch is called TOKYObay. They make watches in lots of different styles and colors. I'm obviously biased, but I think they make a great gift!

What To Wear For A Fall Weekend Getaway

Sweater (also comes in black and grey) / Jeans / Duffle Bag (also love this one) / Hat (similar for less) / Flats (I also just splurged on these) / Necklace / Watch

Photography by Valorie Darling

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