If you anticipate sweater weather as much as we do, you should immediately bookmark this advice. There are so many wonderful things about the current fashion trend, but the clothes are by far our favorite because they all look great with little to no effort put into their styling, whether they are inner or outerwear! To help you out, we’ve put together a list of winter clothing essentials that are both functional and fashionable. All of the items listed below can be worn indoors while cuddling up with some hot cocoa or outdoors while making a statement.
Puffer Jackets, also known as “winter coats,” are still popular after appearing on the runways of Balenciaga and Chanel and had to be included on this list. Influencers, celebrities, and fashionistas have brought this once-forgotten winter essential back in a big way! By experimenting with colors, lengths, and fabrics, they made this ultra-practical, water-resistant garment a staple in wardrobes of all ages – from dads to teens and super high-street fashion.
While a traditional wool coat is unquestionably stylish, there are times when a more relaxed layer is preferred. Bring on the puffer jacket, a winter wardrobe necessity that you can do daily. For mild winters, a short puffer jacket works great, and for colder climates, a long puffer coat will keep you warm.
Now, not only can scarves and women’s wraps be used as finishing touches for an outfit, whether it’s a cocktail dress or a t-shirt, to give it some fashionable oomph, but they can also function as a layer of clothing on their own, especially when worn with materials like wool, which give your wardrobe cold-fighting superpowers with surprisingly little bulk.
Pick shawls and scarves that are effective at both jobs. If you spend the day in chilly indoor environments, choose warm materials like wool, or choose lighter fabrics in colors and patterns that give you a variety of styling options if you just want to add a splash of color to a basic outfit.
Experiment with scarves and wraps to create unexpected outfit combinations. Combine colors and patterns for fun to see if there is any untapped potential in the clothes you already own. Try different knots or jewelry to accent them, and you might discover hidden outfits you hadn’t considered before!
Wear a turtleneck top this winter to stay warm, cozy, and lovely. This is gorgeous and matches anything. It will look stunning whether you pair it with a sweater, a sleeveless dress, or just your favorite pair of jeans. Look in your closet for these items, and if you don’t see them, go buy them right away! These are the looks that are taking over the most stylish people’s closets, so if you want to flaunt your winter style and get noticed, wear one of these looks.
Winter is the perfect time to pull out those coats that have been hiding in your closet. This beloved outerwear item, which typically falls below the knee, instantly gives any outfit a sophisticated air and will never go out of style. Be sure to stick with neutral hues like camel, black, or navy for simple matching with the rest of your wardrobe.
The foundation of layering for cold weather is the sweater. It is a must-have winter essential for women. Sweaters are not only warm, but they are also versatile. You can dress them down with jeans or leggings or up with pants or a skirt. Layers such as a turtleneck top, mock neck top, or button-down shirt can be worn underneath your sweaters. If your winters are mild, you may only need to wear lightweight cotton sweaters, but for colder temperatures, wool and cashmere keep your body heat in and keep you warm.
Additionally, there are mid-layer sweaters that can be worn alone, or layered over or under another top, such as thicker crewnecks and turtlenecks. The top layers are the warmest and can be as thick as the weather permits; examples include super-thick cable knits or ultra-soft cashmere, both of which go well with lighter sweaters underneath.
A knitted sweater dress is a way to go if you want to show off your legs while staying warm. Wear it with your favorite winter coat or tights for extra warmth. You can choose between a body-hugging and a loose-fitting jumper dress. The best part about wearing a knitted jumper dress is that it pairs well with almost any pair of shoes or boots.
Women’s boots can be worn with your winter wardrobe in a variety of ways. The right pair of winter snow boots will keep your feet warm, and dry, and provide you with the traction you need to firmly stand on the ground, so let’s start with functionality.
Additionally, there are various boot design options. Both functional and fashionable pairs of boots belong in a great collection. They can dress in a put-together look for work or a dramatic, all-eyes-on-me fashion statement when you need them to shovel the driveway.
Additionally, with so many different boot styles available, they give you the chance to make a fashion statement. For a night out, knee-high and over-the-knee styles are ideal; combat boots add a touch of urban grunge, and Chelsea boots are a must-have that will complete any daytime outfit.
So what do you look for in women’s winter clothing? Please include these winter wardrobe basic checklists on your list. You’ll have some options to stunning the streets all season if you adhere to these fundamentals.
I hope you have some suggestions for how to improve your winter wardrobe this year. Whatever you choose to wear, make sure it is warm, durable, and appropriate for the winter.