Most of our wardrobes have completely shifted to winter mode. Skinny jeans, tall boots and legwarmers are current style staples. Though many cherish these cold weather essentials, others are reminiscent of warmer times, yearning for the day when they can break out summer attire once again.
Fashionista of the week, Anna Szilagyi, took advantage of a mild December day to slip on some statement shorts. Their deep burgundy shade and rich, velvet fabric still remain in tune with the upcoming holidays. By pairing them with patterned stockings and distressed combat boots, she stayed seasonably appropriate and on trend. An already chic ensemble, this Fashionista topped it off with a charcoal gray sweater featuring studded detailing along the shoulders.
Name: Anna Szilagyi
CollegeFashionista: Where did you get the inspiration for this outfit?
Anna Szilagyi: I was really inspired by fall trends, like the wine color of the shorts. I also love the edgier look of studs and combat boots, so I put some of my favorite pieces together.
CF: What is your favorite item in your closet right now?
AS: Currently, my favorite item in my closet has to be my white Dr. Martens boots. They're the perfect final touch to an outfit and they go with everything!
CF: How has starting college influenced your personal style?
AS: Being in a college environment has definitely encouraged me to mix up my personal style. Seeing and meeting new people all the time inspires me to try new things I wouldn't have before.
How To: Wearing shorts in the cooler climate may turn heads, but combined with smart pieces, you can create a look desired by all. This Fashionista wears these PacSun bottoms, which match effortlessly with a studded knit top and crochet tights. With combat boots as the final touch, this outfit will surely remedy your rising winter blues.