25 Fall Accessories + Styling Tips for Day or Night

Now that the summer sales have ended, it’s all about building a fall wardrobe. The perfect place to start is with your accessories. They can add just the right touch of flair to your casual daytime outfit, and bling to your dressed-up evening look. Not sure how to wear them for your day at the park and night out on the town? We have tips for outfits to wear with each fall accessory to give you the most fashionable look this season.

Check out the 25 Fall Accessories + Styling Tips for Day or Night here…

  • 25 Fall Accessories + Styling Tips for Day or Night 1 of 26
    25 Fall Accesories plus styling tips
  • Imaginary Kingdom Necklace 2 of 26
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    Wear this embellished necklace casually during the day with a white t-shirt, jeans (colored or denim), and a pair of your favorite booties. Dress it up at night with your favorite little black dress and a pair of tights.
    Buy it for $26.99 at Shop Ruche.

  • Floral Infinity Scarf 3 of 26
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    This versatile scarf goes perfectly with a tank top, blazer, your favorite comfy jeans, and a pair of flats. For night, dress it up with a high waist skirt and a cropped top.
    Buy it for $18 at Nordstrom.

  • Geo Metal Goddess Chain Headwrap 4 of 26
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    Accent a hobo day dress and a pair of colorful flats with this goddess chain accessory. Switch it up at night with a sweater dress, black tights, and a pair of comfortable heels.
    Buy it for $19 at Urban Outfitters.

  • Knot Cuff 5 of 26
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    This chunky cuff is the perfect accent for a pair of trousers, a tucked-in button down, and gold accented flats. At night, add a button down top to those trousers and a pair of booties.
    Buy it for $45 at Banana Republic.

  • Tassle Drop Earrings 6 of 26
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    Show off these colorful earrings by wearing your hair in an up-do with a comfortable maxi dress and a pair of comfortable booties. Simply add a pair of pumps and an oversized jacket and you're ready for the night.
    Buy it for $28 at Topshop.

  • Tree Branch Necklace 7 of 26
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    Wear this detailed necklace during the day with a collared shirt underneath a crew neck sweater and a pair of jeans. For night, add a pair of pumps and switch out the crew neck sweater for a leather jacket.
    Buy it for $20 at Aldo.

  • Triangle Infinity Scarf 8 of 26
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    Infinity scarves are a girl's day-and-night best friend. You can dress it down during the day with a pair of ankle jeans, a t-shirt, and a cute jacket. Just add a pair of pumps and lipstick for night.
    Buy it for $20 at Nordstrom.

  • Chevron Buckle Belt 9 of 26
    08

    During the day, wear this unique chevron belt with a pair of jeans, a tucked in shirt, and a pair of black leather booties. Dress it up at night by adding it to a dress, a pair of tights, and black leather booties.
    Buy it for $45 at J Crew.

  • Pyramid Cocktail Ring 10 of 26
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    This luxurious pyramid ring will catch anyone's eye when you wear it casually during the day with a sweater, trousers, and a pair of flats. Wear it at night with a cropped turtle neck, a maxi skirt, and a pair of pumps or booties.
    Buy it for $39.50 at Banana Republic.

  • Bib Necklace 11 of 26
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    A colorful necklace is the perfect accent to dress up a maxi dress, a cardigan, and flats for during the day. Add it to a pemplum dress and some heels for a date night or girls' night out.
    Buy it for $12.80 at Forever 21.

  • Lunch at Myrtle Bangles 12 of 26
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    Show this bracelet off during the day with a ¾ sleeve blazer, a tank top, and a pair of trousers. At night, let it shine by wearing it with all black.
    Buy it for $19.99 at Shop Ruche.

  • Sheer Floral Scarf 13 of 26
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    A wrap scarf goes well with a pair of trousers, a comfortable t-shirt, boots, and a jean jacket during the day. At night, dress it up with the same trousers, a tucked in blouse, and some comfortable pumps.
    Buy it for $18 at Nordstrom.

  • Colorful Drop Earring 14 of 26
    13

    Wear your hair in an up-do to show off these earrings both during the day and night.
    Buy it for $35 at Banana Republic.

  • Classic Envelope Crossbody 15 of 26
    146

    Put on a casual top, maxi skirt, and some booties for an effortless daytime look with this crossbody. Dress it up with a high-waisted skirt and a cropped blouse at night.
    Buy it for $19.80 at Forever 21.

  • Statement Necklace 16 of 26
    156

    Dress this necklace down during the day with a sweater, jeans, and boots. Let it sparkle at night as the main accessory with a white silk crew neck blouse, dark denim jeans, and a colorful pair of pumps.
    Buy it for $18 at Nordstrom.

  • Gold Loop Ring 17 of 26
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    Use this gold ring to accent an already embellished top with jeans, a cardigan, and flats during the day. Wear it with a skirt and tights at night.
    Buy it for $39.50 at Banana Republic.

  • Staring At Stars Scout Panama Hat 18 of 26
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    During the day add this hat to a cropped turtle neck and high waist trousers. At night dress it up with your favorite little black dress.
    Buy it for $39 at Urban Outfitters.

  • Devan Statement Necklace 19 of 26
    186

    Looking to dress up that maxi dress you have? Add this necklace and a cardigan for during the day. At night, dress it up even more with a leather jacket and heel wedges.
    Buy it for $20 at Nordstrom.

  • Open-Knit Diamond Tights 20 of 26
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    Tights are the perfect accessory to any day or night outfit. Wear these with light colors during the day and dark colors at night. Add a dark lip at night for a dramatic look.
    Buy it for $6.80 at Forever 21.

  • Red Velvet and Leaf Necklace 21 of 26
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    This embellished velvet necklace can be dressed down during the day with a crew neck blouse, a cardigan, denim jeans, and flats. At night, make this necklace the focal point of your outfit by wearing a solid-colored dress and boots or heels.
    Buy it for $30 at Topshop .

  • Flower Bobby Pins 22 of 26
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    These bobby pins are a simple fix to a bad hair day. Whether it's morning or night, they go with almost any outfit, and if you aren't trying to dress up, they are the perfect accent.
    Buy it for $16 at Nordstrom .

  • Reversable Belt 23 of 26
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    A skinny belt can do wonders to any outfit. You can add it to a pair of jeans or trousers and a sweater during the day, and just add a pair of heels and a clutch at night.
    Buy it for $26 at JC Penney.

  • Leather Wide Belt Bracelet 24 of 26
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    Wear this wide cuff with a shirt dress and a pair of tights during the day. Dress it up at night with a sweater dress and a pair of heeled boots.
    Buy it for $35 at Banana Republic.

  • Waterfall Earrings 25 of 26
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    These colorful earrings are a perfect addition to a pair of relaxed pants, a t-shirt, a fitted jacket, and booties during the day. At night, change into a fitted skirt with a pair of tights, a blouse, and a leather jacket.
    Buy it for $12 at Nordstrom.

  • Spiked Bib Necklace 26 of 26
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    A bib necklace goes great with a turtle neck and a pair of trouser or jeans during the day. In order to dress it up at night, add it to a cropped turtle neck and a high waist skirt.
    Buy it for $34 at Urban Outfitters.

Jaime Morrison Curtis is author of the bestselling book Prudent Advice: Lessons for My Baby Daughter (A Life List for Every Woman), follow up fill-in journal My Prudent Advice, and founding co-editor at Pretty Prudent, the premier design and lifestyle blog providing inspiration and instruction to help anyone create beautiful things, food, and experiences for their friends and family.

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