Menswear-inspired looks have always had a cyclical place in women’s fashion, and we’re seeing the resurgence once again for winter 2016/2017. With details like strong lines, oversized pieces, and exaggerated silhouettes, these are sure to make you feel like conquering whatever the day throws your way. Whether you partake in this style of dress regularly, or are trying it out for the first time, you’re sure to enjoy these wearable and fashion-forward menswear looks.
According to the style team at Fashionista, bomber jackets are high on the trend list this season. Originally designed for men, these are cropping up like crazy in the realm of female fashion, and are perfect for pairing with feminine and masculine looks. These jackets are stylish, warm, and versatile, making them a must-have winter wardrobe essential.
Checks and plaid prints are hot for winter, and they look great with lots of closet staples. Perfect for pairing with vests, coats, jeans, and boots, you really can’t go wrong with this bold pattern. Whether you prefer a scarf or flannel, there’s a way for everyone to work this design into their wardrobes.
Incorporate a little military style into your rotation this winter. Warm up in a coat that features the signature details of a military-esque design for a sleek outerwear look. Big buttons, pristine tailoring, buckles, and straps are the signature embellishments to look for.
High school varsity is on-trend for winter, and we are loving the oversized boyfriend sweater this season. Fortunately, the curators at Lyst have put together plenty of menswear inspired looks from designers like Raf Simons, including the popular high school revival pieces. The sweater we’ve chosen has plenty of room for layering, and would look great with leggings or skinny jeans and your favorite boots.
The Blonde Salad team has already predicted the popularity of combat boots for winter 2016/2017. While women have already been wearing these for quite some time, it’s always nice to know when they’re trending again. Perfect for pairing with skinny jeans, corduroy pants, and even trousers, these are a great winter menswear addition.
As you can see, menswear is actually quite versatile and easy to style. Great for incorporating into your current wardrobe, these pieces will look great with closet staples, while also keeping you warm. From checkered plaids to military overcoats, women can rock the menswear trend alongside their favorite winter garb all season long.