Yes, we look forward to the changing of seasons for so many reasons: fall ushers in cooler temperatures, nice new vibrant colors and the return of hot coffee drinks (often with seasonally appropriate flavors to boot). But the real reason we love the change? Major sales on clothes. It seems moot to shop summer sales now, but not so fast—we found 20 amazing pieces that will carry you through the rest of summer and well into the fall in style. Click through for the smartest buys this side of the new season.
Alison Baitz is a freelance fashion and culture writer. When she's not busy chatting about online shopping or rooting out cool new designers, she's interviewing up-and-coming musicians or sampling food for articles and calling it research. She's proud to be a part of the DC-based food zine The Runcible Spoon. Yes, she is on Twitter: @itsmealison.