With temperatures falling faster, wind speeds increasing and overall patience with the weather decreasing, we’re all in danger of falling into a winter wardrobe rut. When the same coats and jackets in muted neutrals become too boring, faux fur is a great way to rock the boat and make waves. Not only is it stylish and chic, but it is cozy and guilt-free, too.
This Fashionista keeps things fresh by focusing on texture, instead of color to create an interesting outfit. She is wearing a gray and white shag faux fur coat over a similar colored tweed vest. She topped off the look with a fabulous handbag and sensible boots. While her outfit is single hued and the idea is simple, the coat is the star of the show. It is warm, plush and oozes decadence while being classy.
This winter white coat is elegant, simple and makes for a subtle way to incorporate the faux fur trend into a repertoire. When worn over tights and a dress, it is a brilliant companion for a night out. If jumping straight into the deep end is more interesting, this bright blue confection is a sure shot win. To ease into the trend, a faux fur clutch is a pastel shade like this mint green one is a great way to add a hint of luxe.
How To: Pairing faux fur with another piece of an interesting texture, like wool, can result in a sophisticated outfit. For the simplest take, a faux fur vest is a permanent wardrobe staple that will add a pinch of glamour.