With May being one of the wettest months on record, finding the perfect outfit can be tricky. When it’s sunshine one minute and rain the next it can be difficult to get the balance of comfort and style right.
As many bars and restaurants open back up again, many people are choosing to get out and about with friends, so the usual slouchy sweater and tracksuit bottoms just won’t cut it (sorry!). To help with your fashion dilemmas, we’ve put together a handy guide with some tips and tricks on how to style an outfit for hit-and-miss weather.
How to dress for the weather whilst looking bang on trend
Layering is here to stay
For the days where a dress could be a tad chilly, why not opt for a long dress with a colourful knit? One of the hottest fashion trends in 2021, colourful knits are here to stay. If you want to really push the boat out, hoodies and skirts are also set to be the next biggest thing in 2021! For the bravest amongst us, you could even try a sweater vest!
You could even opt for a long dress and trench coat if you need something trendy yet a little more waterproof.
Skirts and boots
If you’re wanting to dress to impress in less-than-ideal weather, why not pair your favourite skirts with some chunky biker boots? Mid-calf length boots offer the practicality should the heavens open and look extremely chic combined with both maxi and knee-length skirts alike.
According to the catwalks, women’s skirts are set to be big again this season, so it’s definitely a trend to keep your eye on!
Blazers teamed with classic denim
An essential fashion staple in many wardrobes, a blazer is a versatile to keep warm if the weather is unpredictable.
Pair a bold statement blazer with your favourite pair of comfortable jeans for that bang on trend look. For something a little more paired back, a neutral blazer with jeans and some statement jewelry is bound to impress on those changeable spring days.
Keep things comfortable with a cardi paired with a high waisted skirt
Sometimes, you just can’t beat a cardigan. Easy to slip on and off as you please, they are perfect for spring weather.
To dress up the humble cardigan, why not pair it with a high waisted skirt? Comfortable and on trend, this combination is a classic and it’s here to stay. For some added drama, go bold with a bright colour or pattern, guaranteed to turn heads.
Although the weather can be changeable, there’s no need to panic. By being prepared and opting for layers and bright colours, you can be comfortable yet stylish on even the greyest spring days.