As the seasons turn from winter to spring or summer to fall, you can expect a lot more 70-degree days in the forecast. While it’s warm and sunny during the daytime, the nights are still on the chillier side, which proposes a bit of an outfit dilemma if you plan to be out for the entire day. Do you bring a jacket along, just in case? Is it still cool enough to wear boots? Will a sweater be too warm?
To quickly summarize, if your ensemble is styled correctly, then you can make nearly any piece of clothing work. Boots and sweaters won’t have you overheating if you pair them with lighter garments like a mini skirt or a sleeveless top. Adding a layer to your outfit can be chic and keep you cool if you leave a button-down shirt open or tie a cardigan around your shoulders. As long as you leave the heavy coats and thick long sleeves at home, sticking to a simple layering formula should keep you in the sweet spot of not being too hot or too cold.
Ahead, we’ve rounded up our favorite 70-degree outfit ideas, courtesy of street-style stars, for those sunny yet cool days.
Crochet Dress + Loafers
Combine a crochet dress with loafers for an effortlessly cool look you can wear to run your errands or out for a romantic date night. If you want to dress up the look, opt for a pair of heeled loafers and chunky drop earrings, or swap them for ankle-strap heels and a gold cuff earring for a touch of glamour.
Pullover Sweater + Mini Skirt
Pullover sweaters are more than just a cold-weather staple. When paired with a mini skirt and ballet flats, a