Do you think that winter fashion is difficult to pull off? Or do you find it boring to wear the same winter dress every year?
If yes, then you need to change your fashion perspective. I know that with limited outfit and color options, there is no scope left for experimentation in them. But still, you can pull off winter fashion if you plan your outfits strategically.
I used to find it a bit difficult to style up in winters during my college days. Thus I ended up always wearing that same hoodie with jeans. But not anymore.
When it comes to winter outfits, the primary goal is to protect ourselves from the weather, but that doesn’t mean you can’t look fashionable.
Here I have come up with a list of winter outfits for women to style you up. But before that, I am going to give you some tips related to winter fashion. So let’s get going.
The best part of this season is that it gives you a chance to layer your outfits. Layering adds grace to the personality. Above all, you will not feel cold also. Check out for inspiration- https://www.pinterest.com/brightonkbutler/winter-outfit-ideas/
Winter offers you many layering options like jackets, shrugs, overcoats, cardigans, etc. There are varieties in each one of them. You can benefit a lot from layering. You can add as many layers as you want according to your comfort level. Three layers are considered the ideal kind.
Use summer clothes-
We all love our summer clothes, but we can’t use them in winter. It is not valid anymore. You can use your summer clothes also in winter. Just layer it with jackets, shrugs, and coats, and you are good to go.
Dresses are a great winter staple; you can wear them under long coats and shrugs with stockings beneath.
Put a scarf on top.
Scarfs can be a great winter staple. They have multiple benefits. The addition of a scarf instantly uplifts your look to the next level and protects you from the harsh wind. You can use them in various ways to style your outfits.
You can use neutral colors in a scarf as they go with almost every outfit. You can also choose a colorful scarf to add a pop of color to boring winter outfits. Scarves can be paired with sweater dresses as well.
Hat, winter caps, gloves, and scarves can be great accessories. You can use them in so many ways. They add a style statement to the whole outfit plus keep you warm.
Shoes can change the overall appearance. No matter how cool you are, you can look dressed down if your shoe selection is poor. Winter offers a great range of shoes.
You can pick from different heightened boots, sports shoes, bellies, etc. If you pair your outfit with the perfect shoe, you can instantly upgrade your look.
Winter doesn’t offer scope for color experiments, but still, you can mix and match neutral with dark shades to create exciting looks for yourself. Black, brown, white, and cream are the most common colors you can find in winter outfits for women.
You can create a monochrome look with all black and white for your business meetings or play with neutral shades to create a casual outfit for a day out.
Various prints and different textures are also available in winter outfits, but you need to be very careful while picking them up.
Style inspiration and winter outfits for women-
For working professionals-
1. Layering coats on the dress-
Overcoats are the best piece you can ever have. They are versatile pieces that you can use with everything. Long coats go well with dresses. You can wear long coats over your summer or winter dress and boots to look stylish.
Pair them with black leather leggings. You can style coats with a one-piece dress for office looks. Make sure to pick the dress that suits your working culture.
For all the corporate professionals, blazers are the ultimate savior. They can be paired with trousers, jeans, dresses, and pants. You can create both professional and party looks with blazers by changing the underneath clothing. A blazer gives a very stylish and classic look.
3. Skirt with a blazer-
You can style a midi-length skirt with a smart blazer to create a polished look for your work. You can pair them up with long boots or high heels to give your look a dimension. You can accessorize the look with a scarf as it adds elegance to the whole look.
4. High-neck underneath with coat-
You can style a high-neck underneath top or sweater with a long coat to get an office look. You can pair a dark color high-neck with a long brown coat. Just pair this outfit with black jeans and short boots to look put together and stylish.
5. Shirts with jeans-
You can choose shirts to layer on a basic sweater vest or T-shirt for a casual Friday office look and pair them with your favorite pair of jeans and sneakers.
6. Styling dresses with over the knee boots-
Boots are the winter staple and come in a variety of sizes. You can go with the height you prefer comfortably. Over-the-knee black boots are best to style with short dresses. It gives a dynamic appearance.
You can try this outfit with a blazer or neutral shade coat on the top to create a more professional and stylish look.
7. Jeans with long jackets-
Sometimes it feels so lazy to figure out outfits for the day. So on such lazy days, you can use your jeans, a wardrobe staple, and pair them with a long jacket. Add a scarf on the top to complete the look.
For party looks-
Winter is the season of parties. New year, Christmas, Easter, Thanksgiving, and whatnot all fall during Christmas. Styling outfits for parties becomes difficult as you cannot show your party dress because they will be covered with heavy winter jackets. But I have listed a few outfit ideas which you can flaunt and look stylish at the winter parties.
8. Sweater on the dress-
Sweaters are winter basics, and you can pull them off with every outfit. But styling sweaters on dresses gives a polished look. You can use your summer dresses under them. Oversized sweaters look even more fabulous with dresses.
You can look for inspiration on Pinterest to create such looks. You can pick your favorite little black dress and throw a sweater on top for a perfect party look with friends.
9. Sweaters with skirts-
Do you miss your comfortable summer skirts in winter? If yes, then why not try them in winter as well. Yes, you can wear your skirts with sweaters. It looks very classy and trendy.
You need to tuck them under the skirts, and you are good to flaunt your outfits. You can wear black leggings or stockings and high boots to protect your legs. You can pair your mini skirt with a nice black sweater tucked in with tall boots to create a stylish party look.
10. Denim Jacket with short skirt-
You can pick a denim jacket to create a party look in winter. You can layer it on the top of a basic top and pair it with your favorite short skirt. Complete the look with high knee boots and red lipstick.
11. Slip dress with a turtleneck-
You can wear your favorite slip dress with a turtleneck sweater underneath and over-the-knee boots. It’s better to choose neutral shades of turtle neck so that you can pair them with all your slip dresses.
For casual outings-
Why hang around in hoodies and jeans whenever you step out for casual occasions when you can style your winter staples to create an exciting and stylish look? Here are the outfit ideas for you.
12. Using Scarf with dresses-
The Scarf adds a pop of color and states winter outfits. You can style your Scarf on winter dresses in different ways. You can wrap a scarf around your neck or keep them open as a shawl over your dress. This look is perfect for casual outings.
13. Puffer jackets with jeans-
Puffer jackets have a different fanbase. It looks cool to carry a puffer jacket. You can pair them with jeans to create a perfect date look. It will save you from harsh winter winds and, at the same time, make a style statement.
If you have a long puffer jacket, you can pair it with a cardigan, boots, and winter cap to get a tailored look. You can create this look for outings as well, just by replacing boots with sneakers.
14. Layering with long shirts-
Shirts are the most versatile piece of outfit which you can style in both seasons. You can wear a T-shirt or casual top and layer it with long shirts. This style is best during cold months. This look is perfect for a Sunday brunch with family.
15. Leather jacket-
A faux fur leather jacket is my favorite winter piece. Leather jackets go with almost every piece of the outfit. But it looks best with jeans. The biker look it creates makes me fall in love with the winter season.
You can pull off a black leather jacket with a red dress for your date night. You can choose to carry this look for a bike trip with friends.
16. A high neck-
A high neck top or sweater is a must-have in the winter wardrobe. It makes layering easier and classy as well. You can wear high necks under your summer slip dresses or style them with long coats to stay warm and stylish. A neutral color high neck is best because it goes with every piece of clothing.
17. Denim jackets-
How can we not include denim jackets in the winter wardrobe? Denim jackets are the best layering piece of clothing you will ever have. Pair them with long and short dresses, jeans, shirts, and tops.
If you want to create a polished look, you can style your denim jacket with high waist jeans, a basic crop top, and boots. You can also pair your denim jacket with a short skirt with long boots to look put together.
18. Tunic dress-
You can pull off a tunic dress very quickly during winters as they are staples in layering. You can wear these with high-neck or turtlenecks underneath and complete the look with sports shoes.
Things to avoid during winter fashion-
Even after having lots of outfit creation ideas, sometimes we make fashion blunders that indicate wardrobe malfunction. So to save you from such embarrassing moments, I have listed a few fashion mistakes to avoid in winter. Check them out-
Scarves, caps, and mufflers are enough to accessorize your look in winter. So no need to add jewelry on the top. It would look tacky, and you might look overdressed.
Invest in good quality layers-
I know winter clothes are expensive, but it’s better to invest in a few classic pieces so that you can create multiple looks rather than buying cheap jackets.
Avoid Wide trousers-
An outfit needs to be in a dimension. If you are wearing a tight cloth on the top, you can keep wide bottoms. But in winters, you don’t have this legacy because you have to use layers on top. So wider bottoms can make you look chubby. So shop for slim-fit bottoms, jeans, pants, or trousers.
I hope you liked today’s post. Winters can be difficult, but you can still enjoy this season by wearing your best outfits. Try out the practical styling tips and winter outfits for women to make the most out of your closet.
So don’t hide your curves behind oversized hoodies; flaunt them all by wearing your statement winter classics.