While many of us rejoice over the onset of winter as it brings cool and crisp climate around, there are some who start feeling that the onset of winter would mean the end of the skirt. While this may not seem like such a big thing for those not into fashion, the rest of us know what a big loss this can be. But did you know that there are many clever and stylish ideas that will enable to wear long skirts in winter? The fact is while we often see skirts as warm weather wear, and it is, it does not mean we should not consider this attire option for the cold winter months. Have you not come across sweet ways to wear summer dresses in winter? If you have not, this article should help you do that and include a summer outfit item in the cold months of winter.
Clever And Stylish Ideas To Wear Long Skirts In Winter
There are many warm layered fashion ideas for winter that will have you feel warm and toasty but also allow you to wear long skirts in the colder months. This article will give you some tips and hints on how to wear long skirts in winter and be able to rejoice that you have more outfit options than just reaching out for those trousers and jeans during the winter months. You can drive winter blues away and check out the current fashions in wool to complete the long skirt ensemble.
Let us for a second look at the reasons why skirts have a bad reputation when it comes to being winter wear. The fact is that skirts are supposed to be allow air to circulate in the lower half of your body thus making them suitable for summer but not winter as we want to be as warm as possible in the months of winter. So light and airy are two of main things besides being short and flirty that are the accusations leveled against skirts making them unsuitable for the winter months.
We would like to start with the light and airy aspect of skirts that makes them unsuitable for winter. What if we were to make sweaters in heavy and thick materials; materials that are known to make you feel warm like corduroy, velvet, wool, etc.? This would ensure that the skirt in question is light and thereby will be warmer. But the question that must be popping in your head must be the bulkiness that it will add. Actually a thick skirt does not require a slip inside and this cuts down on the bulk and what is more, you can add warm leggings to add to the warmth.
Now that we have looked at this aspect, let us look at the short and flirty aspect. You can actually contemplate wearing short skirts in winter as long as you compensate this with warm leggings and a nice pair of boots. Add a nice sweater and gloves and you are ready to meet the winter cold weather heads on. In fact, if you are still not convinced, then we bring you the example of the kind of outfits that they often show Monica and Rachel (of FRIENDS fame) wearing in the stating seasons. They did look slim and adorable in those outfits. You can also imagine that they were warm enough for the winters out there.
By now you must be doing a mental review of the skirts you have or the kind of skirts that you want to add to your wardrobe so that you can dress warmly in winter even while wearing skirts. It is only an added bonus that you can bring out those high leather boots that you have always fancied to your repertoire.