If I say the words "countryside outfit," you'll probably think of a pair of old wellies and a hand-me-down waxed jacket, but there are a number of other rural-appropriate ensembles one can wear for leafy walks.
Generally speaking, hiking boots are the ultimate footwear of choice, while thick-weaved checks are also popular with the style set. Throw in some midi hemlines, heavy denim overalls and toasty knitwear, and you've got yourself the perfect pastoral capsule.
Keep scrolling to see six countryside outfit ideas from Instagram's finest, and then shop all the pieces you need to recreate them for your next countryside walk. Many, however, you might find within your own wardrobe, as these looks are centred around timeless pieces.
Jessie's thick checked coat, tapered jeans, roll-neck knit and sleek leather boots make for the ideal strolling attire.
Remain Birger Christensen Debbie Coat (£188)
& Other Stories Cashmere Turtleneck Sweater (£120)
Frame Le High Cropped Skinny Jeans (£220)
Dr. Martens Classic Chelsea Boots (£139)
If denim isn't your thing, a pair of corduroy trousers will provide the same level of heat as jeans. Just add a chunky knit and closed-toe shoes until temperatures warm up.
Ganni Callahan Jumper (£100)
Celine Trio Bag (£790)
Étoile Isabel Marant Neav Cropped Corduroy Trousers (£143)
Marks and Spencer Closed-Toe Ballerinas (£35)
Skirts might not be the most obvious country attire, but with lace-up boots and a chunky longline cardigan, it makes for a pretty and (almost) practical option.
Baukjen Margot Cable Cardigan (£135)
Faithfull the Brand Luda Skirt (£145)
Heist The Fifty Denier Tights (£22)
& Other Stories Lace-Up Boots (£135)
Flannel fabrics are incredibly toasty. Just throw them on over a floaty dress and finish with hiking boots for a stylish look.
Urban Outfitters Check Shacket (£59)
Asceno Porto Silk-Satin Maxi Dress (£525)
Free People Danner Boots (£300)
Trench coats are commonplace in the city, but the classic silhouette also loans itself to village wear. Wear with a pie-crust collar blouse and denim overalls for a cutesy take.
A.P.C. Greta Cotton-Twill Trench Coat (£485)
Zara Combined Poplin Blouse (£30)
ASOS Denim Dunagrees (£42)
H&M Ballet Pumps (£18)
Knitwear needn't be relegated to jumpers and cardigans—dresses and skirt co-ords also have also been given the woollen treatment. Complete your outfit with a beret and wipe-clean patent boots.
H&M Wool Beret (£9)
Mango Ribbed Dress (£40)
Vagabond Marja Chelsea Boots (£85)
This post was originally published at an earlier time and has since been updated.
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