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How to Update Your Winter Wardrobe

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How to Update Your Winter Wardrobe

Winter is finally here, and that means one thing – you’ll have to adapt your wardrobe to low temperatures and windy weather, and update it in order to come up with more stylish and trendy looks. If you’re not quite sure how to do it, stay with us. Here are six useful tips on how to accomplish that like a pro.

A quality coat is a must

Besides keeping you warm and cozy during cold winter days, a quality coat is also essential for making a fashion statement. A coat that perfectly fits and follows your body line is exactly what you need this winter, but with a little twist – a classy lapel pin that adds a touch of luxury to your outfit. Even though these are usually worn on suits, you can always think out of the box and attach it to your coat – this subtle detail will make a huge difference!

Style up your button-down

Even the simplest button-down can be transformed with the help of a stylish bow tie – this piece can upgrade any outfit. Pick one in your favorite color, or opt for a fashionable print instead – florals and polka dots are always a good choice. On the other hand, if you’re a fan of classic bow ties, you can opt for one made of denim.

A warm winter sweater

A cozy sweater is simply obligatory during winter. When it comes to colors, some of the most popular ones are dark grey, mustard yellow, and inevitable black. Such a piece is perfect for casual, everyday combos since it’s so wearable and comfortable. You can always style it up and take your outfit to a whole new level by rolling up your sleeves and uncovering your cool watch. Such a move will add a new, trendy dimension to your overall outfit.

You can’t go wrong with stylish socks

If you’re keeping up with the latest fashion trends, you know that stylish socks with crazy prints and patterns are probably the hottest stuff right now. That’s exactly why you should get at least one pair of those, as soon as possible! If you’re up for some funky designs – go for them. If you like a slightly simpler style – that’s fine, too. No matter what kind of print you choose, your ankles will definitely be noticed.

Special occasions require a special suit

Winter is one of the most hectic times of the year – particularly because of Christmas and New Year’s Eve that require elegant outfits. Getting a perfectly tailored suit is what you need to do – if you can get a custom-made one, that’s even better! However, if you’re too tired of wandering around stores in search for your perfect suit, you can always do it online! Find a renowned suit shop on the Internet and get your fabulous, custom-made suit you’ll proudly wear during the holiday season. Trust us, everyone will want to know where you got it!

Accessorize yourself to the max

Every fashion-forward man knows that accessories make the outfit complete, which is exactly how you can effortlessly update your winter wardrobe. A high-quality, warm scarf is a must-have, as well as a pair of tech-friendly leather gloves. This combo will say that you’re a guy who loves to keep up with the latest fashion trends, but who appreciates traditional values at the same time. Besides these two, bracelets made from sandalwood can add a perfect finishing touch to your overall look. You surely can’t go wrong with these!

Updating your winter wardrobe doesn’t have to be as difficult as you probably thought – all you have to do is to carefully follow our tips, and everything will be just fine! Just don’t forget to get some winter essentials, such as a cozy sweater, warm coat, and nice suit, and to complement those with some awesome accessories, and you’ll be good to go.

Peter is a men's lifestyle writer at High Street Gent from UK. Beside writing he worked as a menswear fashion stylist for many fashion events around UK & AU! Follow Peter on Twitter for more tips.

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