Contrary to popular (yet extremely outdated) belief, you needn’t stow all your snowy-hued clothes and accessories the moment September hits. So long as you choose your fabrics wisely—white leather, wool or lace is far more fall-friendly than white eyelet or linen, for instance—this palest of hues can actually add the perfect clean, crisp touch to all those layered cool-weather outfits you’ve been planning. Need a little more inspiration? Click through to shop a handful of white must-haves at a variety of price points. Go on, break those old school fashion rules—we’ll be right there with you.