6 Styling Tips for the Coldest Winter Weather
Freezing weather doesn’t mean you have to give up on style. Winter weather just requires to think a bit more creatively when getting dressed in the morning.
Get the Layering Skills
Layering is an ultimate winter trend never going out of style. It is also a very practical one, as it allows fashionistas around the globe to create chic outfits when it’s really cold. To become a layering pro don’t be afraid to pile on the layers. Try to wear thin turtleneck under your fave knitted sweater and top it up with a jacket and a fur vest, this combination will definitely keep you warm.
When it’s really, really cold outside, you have to find creative ways to layer under your clothes that no one will notice. You can, for instance, throw a pair of tights under a pair of ripped jeans or layer a form-fitting sweater over a long-sleeve T-shirt. Also don’t be afraid to whip out the thermal underwear you normally reserve for ski trips—sometimes during the winter they’ll come in just as handy for the walk to work.
Statement Winter Boots
Great winter style can’t be done without great pair of winter boots. The good news is, the most different styles will qualify for this definition. Got a great pair of over-the-knee boots? Show them off pairing them with a short dress. Have killer ankle boots you want to make sure the world gets to see? Pair them with cuffed jeans or a dress. And if it’s snowing and you are forced to wear less than fashionable snow boots? Use them as a jumping off point to put together a great new inventive outfit, rather than just throwing them on with just anything.
Coats and Belts
By the middle of winter it’s pretty inevitable that you’re going to get bored from your old winter coat, you’ve been wearing day after day for almost 2 months. Luckily, this problem is easily solved. You can add new life to your coat simply by belting it. This little trick will make it seem almost like you have a brand new coat and it works with just about any coat style from classic wool coats to massive puffer coats.
Severe winter is the only time during the year that you can wear fur (or faux fur, of course) for its original purpose, its ability to maintain the warmth of human body. You can wear fur with just about anything to give your outfit an instant upgrade.
Statement Winter Hat
Hat is as important winter accessory as a pair of boots or a coat are. Many fashion editors and influencers strongly advised to hunt high and low for the winter hat of our dreams for the coming winter season. This accessory should be really something you love, feel confident in and match your personal style, as it’ll be the first thing people will notice about you.
Collection of Scarves
Winter is a perfect time to experiment with your collection of scarves (yes, yes, the collection. It is strongly advised to have more than just 1 piece of this ultimate winter accessory in your wardrobe). Scarves can be worn in many more ways than simply wrapped around your neck. Check out all the scarf-tricks of popular street style starts like the retro look of a scarf tied around your head, belted on top of a jacket, or even tied in a knot around your shoulders.
Source: stylecaster.com, gettyimages.com, Vogue.