Prints are having a moment. But there’s one, in particular, you should be coveting this month – Stripes are THE print you need to be wearing RN. In fact, we are staking our claim on stripes and saying they are a print to invest in as they will never go out of <span class=”woR”>fashion</span><span class=”woD”>Fashion is a popular style or practice, especially in clothing, footwear, accessories, makeup, body piercing, or furniture. Fashion is a distinctive and often habitual trend in the style in which a person dresses. It is the prevailing styles in behaviour and the newest creations of textile designers.</span>. They are a surefire style statement and are classic and timeless. Go for a head-to-toe stripe out with a dress or jumpsuit, or make a subtle nod to the look with a striped t-shirt or trousers. We’ve rounded up our favourite stripes fashion, to help you nail this trend.
1. Pair a Striped Dress with Trainers
A striped dress is a classic way to nail your stripes outfit. Go for a casual t-shirt <span class=”woR”>dress</span><span class=”woD”>A dress (also known as a frock or a gown) is a garment consisting of a skirt with an attached bodice (or a matching bodice giving the effect of a one-piece garment).</span> with trainers for daytime, and then throw on some heeled over-the-knee boots for the evening. You could even opt for a fitted midi dress for more elegant occasions.
2. Get Cosy with a Striped Sweatshirt
If you struggle with how to wear stripes, then stripey sweatshirts are a nice way to subtly rock this trend. If you’re going for the monochrome look with your stripes and the rest of your outfit, then try to coordinate your <span class=”woR”>accessories</span><span class=”woD”>A fashion accessory is an item used to contribute, in a secondary manner, to the wearer’s outfit, often used to complete an outfit and chosen to specifically complement the wearer’s look.</span> too.
3. Win the Side Stripe Game
Earn your fashion stripes with a pair of striped trousers. Not ready to go full effect? Side stripe detailing can add interest to any pair of trousers, for a nod to the activewear trend. Plus they make you look like your legs start at your armpits.
4. Let Your Wild Side Out
Animal print is big news this year, and so are stripes! So, combine the two for AW18 and opt for an animal stripe co-ord. Skirt co-ords are especially in this year, and if your event is more casual then FYI they look amazing with trainers.
5. Smarten Up with a Striped Co-Ord
Why keep stripes just for your casual outfits? Get the perfect office look with a striped co-ord set, with trousers and matching top. Team with a block colour coat that complements the stripes, and wear with eye-catching accessories to make sure all eyes are on you.