Once the weather turns frosty often times many of us pack up our summer clothes and wait for next year to retrieve them. This can be frustrating since it can be time consuming, or sometimes space is limited. Having separate wardrobes for different seasons can also start to get quite costly. Many summer garments can translate into chic and versatile winter outfits if done correctly. Consider the following ways to wear summer clothes during the cold winter days.
Strapless Dresses and Summer Patterns can be Worn with Stylish Cover Ups
Strapless, halter, and criss-cross dresses can be worn during the winter with cardigans, leather jackets, knit sweaters, and ponchos. As long as no signs of the exposed back are shown, it is hard for people to be able to tell the difference. Floral dresses, skirts, and other summer clothes can also be covered up with trenches, pea coats, and parkas. Pull over sweaters can also be worn over skirts and dresses for a casual and effortless look.
Turn a Summer Outfit into a Winter One with Tights
Tights are very popular nowadays and a lot of fashion bloggers and stylists will keep their summer clothes looking fresh for winter by wearing them with different colored tights. Black tights under a summer colored skirt can make the garment appear more fall or winter. It is also fun to play with different colors such as reds, navy blues, and yellows. It’s a chic way to stay warm and look stylish. Bright floral tights can also be worn with dark dresses, shorts, or skirts.
Wear Dark Colored Clothes
Wearing dark navy blues, deep maroons, forest greens, and midnight blacks with summer clothes can also allow sunny garments from staying in your closet all year long. Wearing dark slacks with a floral top or a dark skirt with a bright shirt can help balance out a bright combination. Wearing long sleeved tops such as turtle necks and v necks, offset bottoms that are usually worn in the summer months.
Use Winter Accessorize such as: Scarves, Hats, and Gloves
The best winter outfits are decked out in accessories that can only be worn during the cold months. Take advantage of different accessories such as fedoras, mittens, leather gloves, and fun colored scarves. Summer clothes can be effectively subdued when covered up with a large pashmina or bulky scarf then paired with a jacket and jeans. Your outfit will not look summer at all when paired up with trendy winter accessories.