Fall Fashion 2013
Credit: Courtesy Photo (3); Imaxtree

Even though we’re holding on tight to our summer looks (for now), we're simultaneously drawn to the lush fabrics and tantalizing rich hues that are waiting for us right around the corner. To prep our wardrobe (and yours, too) for the upcoming season, we gathered everything you need to know in one place, including the 411 on fall trends, the 20 coats that will actually change your life (no joke), must-have transitional pieces, 12 perfect skirt-and-sweater pairings (aka instant outfits—no thinking required on your part!), on-trend items all under $50, and 9 ways to be a style-setter. Click through for the ultimate fall fashion destination. Disclaimer: We can't be held responsible if you can't help but shop every single item featured.