It can be all too easy when temperatures drop to a certain (read: icy) level to lean on the same outfits you have for the past few years, huddling up in grey, navy and black knitwear and the same black ankle boots. While you can't beat a classic, if you're looking for some new winter combinations, the likes of Grece Ghagnem, Lucy Williams and more have been wearing a number of practical yet interesting looks you, too, will be able to wear on repeat until spring.
Many of these key items you'll already own, such as roll-necks and classic blazers, but you can make your winter wardrobe more 2021 with cream boots, teddy coats and leather trousers. Just because you have to make sensible choices doesn't mean you have to spend the next three months in boring and unadventurous outfits.
Keep scrolling to see 10 winter outfit ideas and combinations that you can lean on during a cold snap.
1. SMART COAT + CO-ORD SET
Style Notes: Co-ords are just about the easiest way to look put-together no matter the weather. But wearing one under a chic coat and a pair of boots or loafers is perfection.
Zara Geometric Print Crop Top (£26)
Zara Geometric Print Trousers (£26)
Anouki Belted Long Trench Coat (£750)
2. TEDDY COAT + JOGGERS
Style Notes: Teddy coats are the cosiest way to keep warm and stylish in the winter. Pair with beige joggers and black chunky boots for the ultimate 2021 finish.
Max Mara Teddy Bear Icon Camel Hair and Silk-Blend Coat (£1980)
Mango Drawstring Jogger Trousers (£30)
Arket Chunky-Sole Leather Boots (£190)
3. LEATHER TROUSERS + STRIPED JUMPER
Style Notes: Leather trousers are a wintertime staple. Update yours with a striped jumper and chunky boots for a fresh feel.
Zara Striped Knit Sweater (£50)
Mango Leather Trousers With Openings (£180)
Mango Leather Cowboy Ankle Boots (£300)
4. OVERSIZED COAT + LEATHER TROUSERS
Style Notes: A classic ensemble, sure. But add a pair of fancy heels and you've got the ideal going-out winter look.
Karen Millen Lydia Millen Italian Wool Faux Fur Coat (£319)
H&M Imitation Leather Trousers (£40)
Zara Shiny High-Heel Sandals (£30)
5. OVERSIZED CARDI + JEANS + BOOTS
Style Notes: An oversized cardi is the cosy essential you'll wear all winter. Pair it with jeans and boots for a look that is perfect for brunch or working from home.
Khaite Scarlet V-Neck Cardigan (£1310)
Agolde Riley Blue Straight-Leg Jeans (£200)
& Other Stories Chunky Leather Chelsea Boots (£125)
6. SHEARLING COAT + MINISKIRT + BOOTS
Style Notes: For an outfit with real wow factor, add a very S/S 22 miniskirt to a shearling-lined coat. Tights and knee-high boots will keep out the cold.
Jonathan Simkhai Briar Faux Leather Coat (£885)
Saint Laurent Wool Miniskirt (£565)
Ganni Rubber Knee-High Boots (£215)
7. LEATHER JACKET + CHECKED SKIRT
Style Notes: After a more interesting winter outfit? Pair a checked skirt with a long leather jacket.
Massimo Dutti Belted Nappa Trench Coat (£499)
Lee Mathews Georgina Checked Cotton Midi Skirt (£290)
& Other Stories Turtleneck Wool Top (£45)
8. FAUX FUR–LINED COAT + ANIMAL-PRINT TROUSERS
Style Notes: If you want to switch up your classic winter look, then go for a fun faux fur–lined coat paired with animal-print trousers.
Saks Potts Dorthe Black Shearling-Trimmed Leather Jacket (£785)
Isabel Marant Badeloisa High-Rise Zebra-Print Leather Trousers (£922)
Jil Sander Leather Chelsea Boots (£800)
9. SUMMER DRESS + WARM JACKET + HIKING BOOTS
Style Notes: Make your summer dress stretch even further by throwing on a warm blazer and a pair of hiking boots.
& Other Stories Oversized Wool Blend Tailored Blazer (£135)
Olympiah Frésia Midi Dress (£268)
Grenson Nanette Shearling-Trimmed Leather Ankle Boots (£310)
10. CLASSIC BLUE COAT + JEANS + BLACK ANKLE BOOTS
Style Notes: There's nothing wrong with this tried-and-tested classic outfit. It's forever chic, and you'll always find other pieces in your wardrobe to wear it with.
Mango Wide Lapel Wool-Blend Coat (£140)
Balenciaga Cropped Faded-Effect Jeans (£550)
J Brand Alma High-Rise Straight-Leg Jeans (£165)
This post was originally published at an earlier time and has since been updated. Next up, the biggest autumn/winter 2021 fashion trends to know.
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