As we begin the transition from autumn to winter, the days might be dreary, but your wardrobe doesn’t have to be! With the help of local boutiques, we’ve picked out some pieces that will help you step into the new season with style. These selections include lighter outerwear for late fall, luxurious faux fur for those cold December days, and—of course—a functional yet sleek raincoat.

Photographer: Cocoa Laney
Hair and Makeup: Salon Bellissima
Model: Lauren Dake

Cheeks Jeans
420 Front St., Lynden, 360.778.1849,
Z-Supply Checkered Jacket, $149
Dolce Vita Moana Boots, $120

Quinn + Foster
128 W. Holly St., Bellingham, 360.671.2000,
Anorak Raincoat, $145

1317 Railroad Ave., Bellingham, 360.671.5704,
Free People Shirt, $40
Nikibiki Bra, $22

Three French Hens
1100 Harris Ave., Bellingham, 360.756.1047,
Joseph Ribkoff Fur Coat, $320
Kinross Cashmere Scarf, $218
Julie Vos Gold Bracelet, $245

Tides of Anacortes
719 Commercial Ave., Anacortes, 360.873.8785,
Esqualo Coat, $126
Hobo Delilah Shoulder Bag, $268
Bird of Flight Boots, $178