Trendiest Casual Off-Duty Looks
Posted on 01 December 2016
Fashionable women understand when it's time to switch things up for a more casual look. Women with a keen eye for the trendiest streetwear aren't always models. They can be regular people like you and me who don't take themselves too seriously.
What are some good (off-duty) casual looks to incorporate into your repertoire?
Winter’s here and we’re all in a state of wardrobe panic. Do you have enough items in your wardrobe to layer like a master?
It can be confusing when you spend all day in your favorite sweater, favorite trousers, and that pea-coat. What do you do on casual days, and how can you incorporate casuals into your outfit so that you look relaxed, feel good and are still warm?
If you have been in a rut depending on the same basics repeatedly, then you'll love our top 3 (quirky) yet casual looks that our team has sourced from across the spectrum. From models (of-course), to bloggers and "normal" people.
There's no doubt that silhouettes and textures that are part of a bygone era are finally back. From vinyl to military pockets and utility, get ready to be inspired!
Caption: Red sweater and vinyl skirt | Source: Soraya Bakhtiar
As already mentioned, vinyl is back and bigger than ever. The stylists at WhoWhatWear.com would even venture to say that "Vinyl is quite clearly having a moment."
By combining different aesthetics with athleisure in the style embraced by Soraya Bakhtiar, you're sure to love the high-low look.
SHOP THE LOOK
Topshop Black Vinyl Mini Skirt (£45)
Profound Aesthetic Canvas Pullover Multi Cut Hoodie: WMNS ($94)
Caption: Bomber jackets and silk skirts | Source: TheGoldenDiamononds
Nobody can deny that the bomber jacket is not leaving the cool kids' closets anytime soon. It is something that we've loved seeing being put an athleisure spin on.
Doina Ciobanu of The Golden Diamonds puts a high-low spin on a luxurious Gucci pleated skirt. Re-create this easy look.
SHOP THE LOOK
Gucci Flora Snake Silk Skirt (£1140)
Caption: Military looks in a minimalist way
Models get it. They look good in everything but when they choose to be casual, they do it well. There are no two trends that pair better than military cool and tough-girl edge. Rosie's jacket-and-leather combo here is perfection.
J Brand L8001 Stretch-Leather Skinny Pants ($950)
Profound Aesthetic Short-Sleeve Asymmetrical Hooded Parka In Olive: Wmns ($104)
Julie Astor has been an educationist who has had a writing bug for as long as she remembers. Thanks to her wandering mind and curious nature, she likes to write about a wide variety of topics. The writing process helps her learn amazing new things about the topic at hand. She often writes about street fashion at Profound's blog. Besides writing, Julie enjoys scuba diving, golf, tending and reading. She also has a beautiful golden poodle, and most of her writing ideas come to her while she is walking him down the beach.