These utilitarian pieces work well in the wild (a.k.a. your everyday life) and transition seamlessly from summer to fall.
Lulu’s Ophelia Olive Suede Lace-Up Sandals
With a chunky (read: walkable) heel, these braided faux suede sandals are the perfect combo of fierce, comfortable, and sturdy. Also available in three other colors.
To buy: $41; lulus.com.
Baublebar Bone Links Necklace
Oversized resin links, marbleized to look like natural horn, will really stand out from the pack and elevate a simple solid colored tee.
To buy: $38; baublebar.com.
Lulu’s You Know It Ivory Long Sleeve Lace-Up Top
Swap in this military inspired top for added interest. (Try it anywhere you’d wear a plain white button-down). Also available in black.
To buy: $46; lulus.com.
H&M Pull-On Pants
Equal parts comfy (thanks to the elastic drawstring waistband and relaxed fit) and polished (thanks to the subtle sheen of a tonal leopard print).
To buy: $35; hm.com.
Banana Republic Linen-Blend Peplum Utility Dress
Pair this shift with flat leather sandals and gold jewelry now for warm weather, then layer with a long-sleeve top and tall boots to take this piece into fall.
To buy: $138; bananarepublic.com.
Halogen Curved Flap Leather Clutch
A luxe snake-embossed exterior conceals an extremely organized interior—a main compartment along with a currency pocket and six card slots—that will keep all of your evening essentials (phone, keys, cards, cash) neatly organized. Also available in tan lizard.
To buy: $79; nordstrom.com.