The colder months are here, and with them comes a change in your wardrobe. However, updating your fashion can sometimes be a daunting task, and it’s easy to just fall back on the same sweaters and scarves every year.
Don’t be left behind this fall and winter season! We’ve put together a handy guide to what is en vogue this year for winter trends for 2022. Read on for more!
1. Dark Denim
While denim never really goes out of style, this year the winter 2022 fashion trends are going all-in on denim, with the “Canadian Tux” making a big splash on fashion runways. Pair matching denim washes on top and bottom, such as a denim jacket and jeans.
2. Extra-Long Sleeves
The slouchy look is in this year. Extra-long sleeves on jackets, sweaters, and hoodies were a mainstay of fashion runways in 2021.
3. Ski Wear
Look like you’re always ready to hit the slopes in this season’s latest ski wear. Vests, gloves, chunky boots, scarves, and sporty sunglasses are in.
As a bonus, ski wear is also functional, and never really goes out of style.
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Don’t be afraid to show a little skin this winter. Peepholes, slits, and other cut-outs are very much en vogue.
Surprisingly, sheer garments are also in this fall and winter, with black being the color of choice for layering over other items (or showing some skin, if you live somewhere warm).
Jimmy Choo Black Crystal-Embellished Pointed-Toe Mules, $528, available at gothelist.com
Pairing well with the denim ensemble, knitted sweaters are big this year, especially sweater vests.
Whether it’s old-fashioned corded wool or a loud and vibrant design, a nice sweater can be a fall and winter staple for years to come, and never really goes out of style.
7. Vibrant Colors
Let’s face it, as cozy as fall and winter can be, they can also be somewhat dull and grey. Spice it up with some vibrant jewel or neon tones, anywhere in your wardrobe! Don’t be afraid to power clash either!
Roksanda Cowl-neck Tie-back Wool-crepe Midi Dress, $1743, available at matchesfashion.com
8. Puffy Jackets
These have been making a comeback since their 90s heyday, but puffy jackets are poised to be huge this year in fashion.
Puffy jackets can be found in a variety of styles and brands, so choose one that fits your personal tastes and aesthetic.
Another popular fashion trend this year is mini skirts and dresses. While this may not normally seem like the best choice for the colder months, pairing it with leggings or hose is always a great option
10. Metallics and Sequins
As you have probably guessed, the biggest thing in winter trends 2022 is a sense of fun and whimsy.
Don’t be stuck in the droll greys and beiges of your usual winter wardrobe. Spice it up with some metallic fabrics and sequins that really glitter and make the season bright.