Go ahead and put away your fall attire, because the winter is finally here and it’s time to bundle up fashionably. As the seasons change, so does fashion –so here are some easy trends to follow that are not only stylish, but affordable and easy too.
Leather jackets are a classic piece that are a fashion must-have this winter season. Leather has been recognized for its attainable, edgy, and luxurious sense of appeal that are popular for both men and women. Common colors are black, brown, and camel.
Another jacket college students love is the pea coat, and black seems to be the classiest color for this season. The pea coat provides a casual, stylish, and professional appearance. Not only is it easy to run out in but it puts a finishing touch to any outfit and is excellent to wear on an important meeting. Some elegant and affordable designer pea coats for women are Betsey Johnson, Guess, GAP, and Anne Klein. They are available in all different colors and styles –some are classic black and plain, whereas others contain bedazzled buttons, beads, and ruffles. Guess remains a fashionable brand for men pea coats, as well as Polo Ralph Lauren, Timberland, and Diesel. These eye-catching brands are popular in other colors and materials, such as buttery-soft camel or striking brown suede. Each are embellished with buttons and belts for your perfect fit.
Scarves are also a big part of this winter’s fashion trend. Fringe scarves are full of color and are a great accessory. It goes well with a pair of denim jeans or a simple baggy t-shirt. Signature designs include plaid, silk, leopard, cheetah, and an assortment of random patterns and designs. Cashmere and cotton wrap scarves are an absolute wardrobe necessity. Although it looks long and seems as if it’s an unnecessary amount of material, it’s lightweight and can be wrapped once or twice for that dramatic draped effect. Popular brands are Steve Madden, Lucky, and Burberry.
Step in winter’s shoe trend. Black leather boots for men and women have become the latest trend. Popular brands for women are Aldo, Forever 21, Steven Madden, and Tory Burch. Others styles, such as the Steve Madden suede moccasin boot and the Tory Burch Patterson Logo Riding Boot, are not leather however add a stylish charm to your favorite outfit. Men seem to enjoy the Nike SFB Boot, Timberlands, and the new Cole Haan Men’s Air Hamilton Lace. Rain boats such as Hunter and Burberry can be dressed up or down for that casual day look. Of course, the classic Ugg boot never are also an option. The Ugg Brantling Men Rain Boat and the Athleta Millcreek Ugg Boot for women protect your feet on a rainy day or bad snowstorm. Then again, your typical Converse sneakers can be unisex and are one of the hottest shoe styles. Wear them with a pair of skinny jeans, a Hanes t-shirt, and your Ray Ban sunglasses for the perfect, classic winter look.
Cotton and cashmere cardigans add spice to both men and women’s apparel. Some places to purchase them are at Urban Outfitters, American Apparel, H & M, and the newly renovated Forever 21 located right in the Broadway Mall.
What’s an outfit without accessories? Big watches are in, making an extremely loud fashion statement. Popular brands are Michele, Fendi, Michael Kors, Guess, and the Toy Watch for women. Men like Movado, TAG Heuer, Fossil, and Kenneth Cole. Although some might be pricey, each brand is stunning and well worth the price.
Evidently, it’s all about being chic and comfortable. The season’s brightest colors and exquisite tastes are the key ingredients to a sophisticated and million-dollar look. So what are you waiting for? Go out and purchase a pea coat, throw on a scarf, buckle up your boots and secure those watches. Soon enough, you’ll create an extraordinary look and give everybody something to talk about!