Winter’s key styling skill is layering – here’s how to.
We pick out four of our favourite outer layers – the fleece bomber, down vest, crew neck and trench coat – and show you how to layer underneath them.
Written by Marlé van Zyl
Winter is… here! We’re on a mission to make sure no layer gets left behind and luckily, you can join in on the fun. Think shades of cream with darker accents of greys, black and navy on the forefront with some old school prints and faux fluff to break the ice.This season is all about being comfortable and chic – we detail how to in this easy guide that will take your layering skills to the next level.
Woke up like this
This grey sherpa jacket will be your best friend – trust us. It’s perfect for layering over well, anything really. It’s ideal if you’re WFH and want to pop out for a cup of coffee – just pull this jacket over your jumper and pair with slick pants and a relaxed over-shirt. Done and done.
Cream of the crop
We love a panelled detail. This cream bomber has a smooth, caramel panel offset making it all the more versatile. Wear it with cream monotone items and pair with a dark accent piece like this relaxed chino for the perfect balance. A turn-up beanie completes the look – every time!
Don’t get lost in the crowd
Layering prints and patterns can be tricky, but don’t worry – we’ve got you. Our winter range is designed to coordinate, so you have the freedom to put together your favourite looks with ease. Don’t be afraid to layer items with different patterns just make sure to stay within the same hues and style. This check over-shirt and camo down-vest combination looks its best paired with neutral tones and solid colours.
The classic crew
You can layer and still look slick. This crew neck sweater with waffle weave texture is perfect to pull over your usual office outfit for a warmer, trendier winter’s day look. Mix and match it with buttoned-up shirts and different blazers or a patterned suit. The options are endless.
It’s getting hot in here
The easiest layer of all – a classic trench coat. This is our go-to layering item for any outfit. Dress it up by layering over a suit for this distinguished street style look or dress it down by pairing with your favourite joggers and a hoodie. You call the shots.
This season, more is more. Make sure you have the essentials and some basics to add your personal touch and spice up with add-ons. Winter accessories like scarves and hats will finally get their time to shine, so don’t be shy to use them!
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