Autumn is coming but it hasn’t arrived just yet. Transitional styling can be tricky if you don’t have the know-how which is why long-time friend of RI, @alexincolour, is here to help you out. Follow her expert in-between season styling tips and you’ll have summer to autumn dressing nailed in no time. Ready? Take it away Alex …

Look 1

For a transitional look you can’t go wrong in a maxi dress. The long sleeves on this mixed animal print number make it the perfect in-between seasons outfit and the side split lets you show off some leg on lush autumn sunny days. I’ve styled mine with black biker boots because they're everywhere this season! 

Look 2
A roll neck vest, who knew you needed such a thing? The perfect transitional staple top for every wardrobe. Style up or down with a skirt or trousers, and chuck those chunky boots back on to finish off that AW vibe. 
Look 3

Choose a jumper dress in cream for that true AW transition. Styled with ripped jeans and contrast stitch boots, it’s the perfect piece for a brunch date with the girls. To mix it up, I’ve added an animal print bag because why not?!
Look 4

Grab yourself a satin midi skirt, in any or every colour! Style this ‘90s throwback with a cardigan and  platform sneakers and you’ve got yourself a simple yet classy AW transitional look. This is my go-to outfit when I want to look fire but needed to leave the house 5 minutes ago. 

Look 5

Here’s a three piece paisley denim outfit you didn't know you needed until now. Style together, style alone, paisley is back and here to stay! It’s the autumn/winter palette of dreams and just what your wardrobe needs for the season ahead. 

Time to nail transitional dressing ...