A long time ago, fashion minded women decided that though the cold would come each year and force them to bundle up, it didn’t mean that they had to look drab. It was thanks to these women that winter fashion began.
Today, there are tons of great styles and looks that can be used in the colder months. In fact, there are so many great styles that tons of women look forward to fall and winter each year, just so they can wear their favorite cold weather trends!
Sadly, there is a downside. Fall and winter clothing tend to cost more than spring and summer clothes. Perhaps it’s because more fabric goes into the material, or maybe it’s because they have to be made differently. So before you break the bank trying on all of this year’s new trends, make sure you have these classic winter fashion must haves that will never go out of style!
- Black Boots
- A Dark Classic Cut Coat
- Tights and Well Fitting Jeans
- Fitted Knit Sweaters
- Scarves and Hats
- Thin but Glittery Jewelry
A good pair of black boots never goes out of style. Be sure to invest in a good quality pair so that you can wear it for several seasons before you replace them with yet another pair! Pick a boot that has a slightly pointed toe, but not one that is completely pointed. This style of boot is the kind that will match all of the clothes you own!
Well made winter coats should last you at least three years, longer if you care for it very well. You need an excellent coat since it’s what most people will be seeing you walk around in! Waisted coats are great at showing off your figure and making you look petite, while classic single breasted coats with large buttons will always make you look well put together.
Keeping your legs warm is a must during the colder months, so make sure you get some fashionable tights and some great jeans that fit you well. Dark colored tights and dark colored jeans are usually your best bets, but don’t be afraid to add a splash of bright color here and there.
Investing in some great sweaters that fit you well is always a good idea for winter. It’s a great way to show off your figure while keeping warm. Stick to solid colored sweaters so that you can pair them with just about anything.
Neck and head gear is always fashionable during the winter, but it can be difficult to choose a style that will stay trendy. Scarves are easier than hats because if you stick to basic colors, you can match them with just about any outfit and you’ll look fine. Hats on the other hand, are much trickier. Try buying either a beret or a classic winter cap. If they look good on you, you’re set!
Fall and winter clothes tend to be big and thick because they have to keep you warm. However, you do end up looking bulky. Try to offset the bulkiness of your appearance by accessorizing with thin pieces glittery pieces of jewelry that will stand out. This will make the outfit seem more dainty and feminine.
When purchasing these items, try to stick to classy pieces that you know will go with just about anything. Here’s a hint, if you see something that looks like you’ve seen it in old movies, grab it. Wearing something classic and vintage is totally in style at the moment, and with so many current designers taking their inspiration from past pieces, you’re sure to be in style for some time.
Once you have your winter fashion must haves, stylize your clothes by adding cute trendy pieces from cheap stores. If these pieces do go out of style, at least you didn’t spend too much money on them. Check out fashion magazines and the Internet to see which pieces will be fashionable each winter. Trust me, once you have the basics, the rest is easy!