A Little/A Lot

Finding Your Fall Uniform

Inevitably, the craving for a stylish uniform reaches fever pitch in the fall (think: a trusty blazer, a ruffled white blouse, a bucket bag), just when stores are chock-full with the season’s biggest trends. Ideally, the right uniform strikes a balance between the two—in this case a playful nod to this season’s ’70s-inspired checks—but is still comfortable enough to be wearable. Here, we offer two takes to get you through fall’s up-and-down temps, whether you’re after something tailored, or simply a fearless pattern mixer.