Check your calendar, as of today it's officially fall.
And while it may not feel like that in many parts of the country—it's currently a sticky 84 degrees in Los Angeles—the season of sweater weather has technically started.
So how to get into autumn attire when global warming has postponed your need for cozy layers? Accessories, of course.
But which boots and bags are worth a splurge so early into the season?
Only a shopping pro could know that. So we chatted with three top luxury retail execs—Net-A-Porter's Editorial Fashion Director, Gabriele Hackworthy; Barneys Fashion Director, Tomoko Ogura; and Henri Bendel's Creative Director, Pina Ferlisi—to find out which items are sure to be most coveted all fall (and winter) long.
These aren't the pieces everyone will have—No, these are the pieces everyone will wish they had.