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Trends you can buy this summer (on sale) and wear into fall

Aug. 22, 2013 at 10:23 AM ET

Video: Now that all your favorite retailers are offering big discounts on their summer lines, how can you capitalize on these sales for fall? Lifestyle Expert Jenn Falik shares easy ways to bring summer staples like white blazers or flower necklaces seamlessly into the next season.

End of season sales are in full swing! To maximize your savings and your style, Style expert Jenn Falik advises us to avoid an all-too-common sale snafu — buying impulsively based on your current wardrobe.  

Three of the most deeply discounted items this time of year include sweaters, blazers, and dresses. Here are major sale scores to inspire your next shopping spree, along with great finds to style them for summer and fall.

Leopard is a huge look for fall and now is the perfect time to buy the trend on sale.
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Sweater: On sale for $30, Backcountry.com
Trend: Leopard is a huge trend for fall, a leopard print sweater is a separate that can be shockingly wearable and versatile.

Summer look:

Fall look:
The white blazer is a summer staple you can also wear into fall.
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Blazer: On sale for $59.99, CalvinKlein.com
Trend: "Winter White” is a huge trend for Fall- seen on many a runway, scope out a structured white blazer to get the look for less now.


Summer Look:

Fall Look:
Florals is a trend that you can definitely wear  during summer and into fall.
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Dress: On sale for $85.50, NeimanMarcus.com
Trend: Florals gone wild is the way to wear prints for Fall- definitely not your standard garden party frock. An edgy mix of bright and neutral hues is the perfect palette for a dress that can be styled seasonally. 

Summer Look:

Fall Look:

A model takes a cue from Al Roker and shows off the seersucker blazer look, which is perfect for fall.
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Blazer: On sale for $148.50, Bonobos.com
Trend: Al Roker loves it and nobody can argue with Seersucker as a timeless men’s style staple!

Fall Look:

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