Plaid Jacket

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August 18, 2018

How is it already August? As the final weeks of summer come to an end, it’s the perfect time to start transitioning your wardrobe into the new fall season.

If you haven’t been keeping up with the latest in fashion news, Goodwill of Orange County is here to help. This fall, it’s all about plaid and denim!

Check out these #OCGoodwill outfit ideas to inspire your autumn wardrobe.

Classic dark grey office dres Classic dark grey office dres


Office wear changes with the seasons – and trends too! It’s important to have items that are timeless to pair with the latest on-trend pieces. That’s why we love this plaid look!

We paired this classic dark grey office dress with a short sleeve patterend trench coat – the perfect statement piece for the warm California fall weather!

#OCGoodwill Style Tip:Find a sassy pair of red heels or red jewelry to match the red detailing in the coat for an extra pop of color!

Solid denim top with printed shorts Simple sundress with denim jacket Plaid button up under a denim top


Is denim on denim too much for you? These looks incorporate just the right amount of the casual textile!

We paired this solid denim top with these cute printed shorts for a casual, yet sophisticated look.

More of a dress person? Throw on a denim jacket or vest over a simple sundress for the perfect summer to fall look.

Our last outfit is for those who are daring. Add a plaid button up under a denim top for a preppy, trendy vibe.

Plain white crew neck tee with a neutral plaid button up and brown bag Button up shirt


If you are into comfy, effortless fashion –  the plaid trend is definitely for you!

We paired a plain white crew neck tee with a neutral plaid button up for the perfect beach-casual street style.

#OCGoodwill Style Tip: Don’t get hung up on size! Tie off an oversized white tee and pair with some high waisted denim jeans for a pulled together look.

Accented black jeans with a denim top and some casual heels Accented black jeans with a denim top and some casual heels Plain white crew neck tee with blue jeans Blue boyfriend jeans


Keeping it casual or heading out to run errands? These simple denim looks make the perfect outfit choice!

We paired these accented black jeans with a denim top and some casual heels for an outfit suitable for whatever the day entails!

Looking to keep it ultra-casual while still embracing the trend? Say hello to your new best friend – the boyfriend jean!

Boyfriend jeans are not only super trendy, but most importantly, they are extremely comfortable! We love these cute oversized jeans with subtle detailing on the knee.

Two plaid shirts


A plaid shirt is a menswear classic that all guys should have in their wardrobe. Plaid shirts come in many variations and suit every body type. Head to your local OC Goodwill to stock up on new plaids this season!

How do you plan to transition your wardrobe from summer to fall? Visit your local Goodwill of Orange County store to pick up affordable, transitional fall outfit pieces for the entire family.

Show us your photos for a chance to be featured on our Instagram or Facebook using the hashtags: #OCGoodwill #CreateGoodwill.

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