What to Wear

This chic Fashionista is headed to a late morning brunch with the girls at a charming country venue, the Bluebird Inn. She is dressed effortlessly stylish for the occasion – an outfit that is simple to mimic and absolutely perfect for catching up with friends. One thing is certain—this Fashionista’s trendy ensemble will definitely be the topic of conversation over brunch.

Strut your playful poncho. A playful poncho is the perfect choice for brunch – it looks irrevocably fashionable and eye-catching, yet any Fashionista will feel comfy and warm snuggled up in it! Colorful ponchos are popular this winter season, continuing right into spring. When choosing your poncho, think winter white, heather gray and chocolate brown – neutral colors that can easily be worn with a variety of fun outfits.

Some ponchos are made for outerwear, while some are made to be worn as part of an outfit. Nordstrom carries heavier sweater ponchos fit for the winter season. Some chic wrap-style ponchos are lined with a decorative fur collar to dress up the look. Dillard’s has a beautiful selection of lightweight, decorative ponchos perfect for this upcoming spring season. Our favorite is Calessa’s unique crochet poncho.

For a warm spring day, crochet ponchos can also be worn over jean shorts and tall leather boots. A chunkier wrap-style poncho can be worn with light colored skinny jeans tucked into suede booties, like our Fashionista models. It is crucial to remember that you work the poncho, don’t let your poncho wear you.

One Simple Change: Any Fashionista can dressing up your poncho with black leggings or tights, a turtleneck and black high-heeled boots – a change that is simply sharp and completely sexy. This ensemble is perfect for a fancier brunch out in the city. Make a bold statement by accessorizing with a long chunky necklace, an arm full of bangle bracelets and a bright clutch to dress up your poncho.


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