We're well aware that the proper style-minded moniker for the winter season is "sweater weather," but, honestly, it's a misnomer. 'Cause, trust: When those winds are howling louder than your Spotify playlist and stronger than your thickest puffer coat, one sweater just isn't going to cut it. So we're declaring right here and right now that these next few months be officially renamed as " sweaterS weather."
We are deep into the cold winter months, and nothing screams winter more than a chunky, warm sweater. If it were up to us, we’d live in our sweats all winter long, but because we can’t, sweaters are the next best thing. Whether it be a classic cable knit or an on-trend open-shoulder style, sweaters nowadays are so versatile, you can style them any way you like. Layer your cozy sweater over a dress, under a moto jacket, or keep it casual and pair your favorite knit with jeans. ...
Nothing says winter quite like a cozy, chunky sweater. When I’m trying to beat the chill and still maintain a sense of style, it’s crucial to pick great layering pieces. My favorites include killer jackets, thick tights, and of course cozy sweaters. I style my sweaters with boyfriend jeans, or dress them up by layering over a dress or pairing with leather leggings.
When two of the fashion world’s most stylish and sought-after women are repeatedly seen stepping out in the same types of pieces, we can’t help but take notice—and rethink every purchase we’ve ever made. From black off-the-shoulder tops to the coolest furry statement coats, their dual-approval is enough to deem these next 10 items absolutely essential. Scroll through to see how Kendall and Olivia each styled the pieces, then of course to shop our pick for each! Choker Tops Photo: Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic On Palermo: Zara jacket; Brian Atwood Oriana Metallic Watersnake Sandals ($925).
Sometimes, winter dressing can start to feel a little drab with all of the thick layers and necessary add-ons. Outfits that are comfy, warm, and chic all at once are hard to conjure up, which is why we are here to help. We gathered nine wintery outfits from some of our favorite fashion bloggers that are so good you’ll want to wear them on repeat.
You may think that the golden age of “ugly holiday sweaters” has passed—but you couldn’t be more incorrect. According to the shopping and fashion data experts at Polyvore, online searches for Christmas sweaters have actually increased by a whopping 148%! Which means there’s a very good likelihood that, in 2015, you’ll find yourself getting invited to a so-called ugly sweater party. To simplify the process of sorting through the zillions of UHSes that are available, we’ve chosen 13 of the Internet’s finest.
By Sari Anne Tuschman There are a few divine moments before winter really rears its unrelenting, freezing head when the promise of yummy sweaters and chunky knits feels exciting. We are still in that phase, which is probably why so many of this season’s sweaters are speaking to us right now, calling for our inner ski bunny to come out and play. From Chloe’s recent snow capsule collection to Isabel’s dreamy jumpers to countless more affordable options, gorgeous knits are everywhere right now, and we would like a few of them in our closet pronto. Click through for what we will be wearing as the snow begins to fall outside.
As a runner-up at the prestigious CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund awards this past fall, Ryan Roche is, at the moment, one of the most talked-about designers in New York City. “The isolation allows me to just be really focused on what I’m doing,” says Roche, whose design studio is housed in a converted barn. “My daughter’s friend who’s 13 is one of my biggest fans,” Roche says, “and my grandmother who’s 88 is one of my biggest fans.” (So, too, are a number of celebrities known for their eccentrically feminine style, including Maggie Gyllenhaal and Jemima Kirke.) Roche’s success might also be due in part to the enviable work-life balance she’s managed to establish.