We generally associate winter fashion with a lot of grey, black and tan. But just because the weather is dull doesn’t mean your winter outfits have to be!
You can add colour to your drab winter wardrobe with these 7 essentials items, without breaking the budget of course (you do have those million christmas presents to buy after all).
You carry a bag everywhere so why not make it a statement piece? Totes are ideal for Winter because all of the little extra you have to carry, gloves, toque, cough drops, tissues…Ugh!!
Urban Outfitters $180 ALDO – $60.00 Urban Outfitters $84
Obviously an important winter staple, its going to get cold and you’ll be wearing one every day so make it cute! If you don’t have the funds to buy a new winter coat this season dress up your old one with a brand new brightly coloured scarf.
Urban Outfitters $42 American Apparel $34 Urban Outiftters $54
Boots were made for walking and looking fabulous while you’re at it. We all have a tonne of grey, black and maybe even tan boots in our wardrobe so this year mix it up with some colour. Those sidewalks can be slippery so a sensible boot with a nice sturdy heal is a great option OR go sky high stiletto and Uber everywhere! Treat Yo Self!
Hudsons Bay $120 ALDO $160 ALDO $90
Gloves, mittens, fingerless gloves, glove-mitten hybrids the options are endless! They are another important Winter staple, unless you’re fond of frostbite, keep your fingers nice and toasty while adding a pop of colour to any outfit.
Urban Outiftters $29 Aritzia $19.80 Urban Outfittes $19.99
Want to make a big statement this Winter? Forget adding pops of colour with accessories and go all in with a brightly colours coat. Theres so many options from pastels to neons in all styles, its something you will have for years, unless you move somewhere warmer (we wish right?!), so why not splurge!
Zara $139 Zara $150 Top Shop $95
The only thing that makes hat hair worth it is an insanely cute toque. Don’t be boring this year while keeping warm choose a brightly coloured toque that will freshen up your Winter wardrobe. Why stop at bright colours? Get crazy with pom poms, tassels, animal ears and multi coloured prints!
Urban Outfitters $42 H&M $14.99 Urban Outfitters $34
Down with pants! At least until its minus 40 then please wear pants otherwise we are in big trouble.
If you want to still wear a cute dress to the office Christmas party pair it with some brightly coloured or patterned tights or alternatively get year round use of your favourite ripped jeans by wearing some brightly coloured tights underneath for a pop of colour!
American Apparel $17 American Apparel $19 Top Shop $10
Happy Winter shopping Dolls!