Blazers are no longer only for the working class. Jackets and blazers have become closet staples due to their varied types. Today, you will find blazers and overcoats coming with semi-formal touch. You can get dressy or keep it minimal with these coats, so there are endless options to spice up the looks. Whether you want to be the girl boss or create a fashion statement, blazers are the best bet. Luckily, blazers come in a variety of colours and textures. You can never go wrong with a nude blazer, as there is always an option for better styling!
How to wear blazers flawlessly?
According to a recent survey, Aussies spend $320 each year buying clothes for work (the formals). To begin with, ensure you pick the right fitting blazer. Though you can go oversized, you need to have some figure-flattering blazers in the closet. With that said, blazers can fit all body types. It’s so because they come in versatile styles and aim at clinching the waist to give a perfect hourglass figure. Here is a list of a few quick tips to follow while you wear/style a blazer,
As already mentioned, blazers are no longer from the all formal section. You can always throw a blazer with casual clothes. But ensure that the layers fall in place. Pair your nude blazer with a crop tee and a pair of trousers or palazzos to give a streamlined effect. When you choose light-hued blazers, keep them flowy and longer such that they extend till your mid-thigh. You can either choose a single-breasted or double-breasted blazer with extra-long sizes. You can also pair extra long blazers with a pair of denim shorts to go chic yet casual. If you are planning on a summer look, try going with dynamic and dark coloured casuals with a light tinged blazer.
Try belted blazers
Flowy belted blazers are recently in vogue and is a must-try if you love experimenting with varied clothing styles. You can simply wear a belted blazer with a deep V-neck to flaunt your collar bone. With that said, V-neck belted blazers allow you to accessorise or add layered jewellery without any hassle. To spice up the look, choose a pair of trousers of the same fabric. Belted blazers and trousers allow monochrome looks to get along, so you can also choose a single colour. Lastly, you always have denim for the rescue. Belted blazers and the classic blue denim is an outfit you can never go wrong with.
Wear a sweater beneath
As winter is around the corner, you really might fancy something cosy and warm. On that note, you can pair a sweatshirt or a knit with your oversized blazer. Pick black jeggings or jeans to complete the look flawlessly. You can choose crepe or linen blazers with woollen sweaters or knit to create the perfect fabric mix. Long cut blazers are the best to choose for this statement winter look. For footwear, pick a pair of white or black sneakers- and you are all done!
Of course, with the suit!
You cannot miss pout pairing your boyfriend blazers with a suit. You can choose a neutral suit set (monochrome) and pair it with a pop colour blazer or vice versa. Buckle and belt your suit set to highlight your waistline and add a formal touch to the look. Pick formal shoes, wedges or sandals to complete the look. You can also choose a silk suit or trousers to spice up and create a texture mix. When you wear silk trousers, pair them up with a cropped blouse and add your blazer.