Attention Fashionistas! The military inspired trend has resurfaced this fall. Although this time, it is back with a fresh new style and flare that is ready to bring out the chic soldier in you. It seems like this timeless trend tends to make its round each season because designers are always finding ways to channel the military style of camouflage green into their looks. However, this fall the trend has taken a more feminine edge. Designer brands such as, Victoria Beckham, Burberry and Marc by Marc Jacobs all showcased military inspired pieces in their collections, helping prove that it is possible to rock this trend without looking like a tomboy. With some added militaristic flair, warm color palettes and layering, you will be feeling ladylike in your tough girl apparel in no time!
Since military-inspired pieces have recently taken over the runways, fashion magazines and even celeb style, it was only a matter of time before this trend made an appearance on campus. However, if you are finding the military craze to be a little overwhelming, try a little basic training demonstrated perfectly by today’s Fashionista’s ensemble. With her outfit, she proves that there is one easy statement piece that can instantly capture a materialistic vibe—a military styled jacket. While some military jackets in the past have revealed an edgier look with camouflage, this Fashionista takes on the new feminine appeal with the jeweled flare on her olive green Zara jacket. The unique shapes and colors of jewels detailed on her oversized pocket create a perfect balance of military and elegance that designers have recently been inspiring. Another touch that adds a feminine appeal to the jacket is the gold rim along the edge of her collar. This simple flare has been a popular addition to many collared shirts this season. Even though it’s a small detail, the contrast of the olive green makes the gold pop and ties together the feminine edge of the jacket.
Whether it’s a new take on the army jacket or an olive green blouse, the military-inspired style is here to stay this fall.
Since military and chic joined fashion forces, you’re welcome to embrace your inner tough girl. Whether it’s a new take on the army jacket or an olive green blouse, don’t be afraid to break the style rules. Revive today’s Fashionista’s look with this military jacket found on Polyvore from Topshop. The army green paired with leather portrays this fall’s feminine twist. Or for a more jeweled and couture look, try this military jacket also from Topshop. These jackets will have you feeling feminine in your military apparel in no time!