How to style a plaid coat: outfit of the day

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How to style a plaid coat 

How to style a plaid coat?  




Fabrics and check prints have been the common thread of these recent fashion seasons. They were already going crazy last fall winter, but then the trend continued with blazers and trousers in spring and summer fabrics; last autumn we saw a great return of Scottish plaid prints, but also check coats and check trench coats and jackets in classic grey/black and black and white patterns.  


How to style a plaid coat


I searched a long time for a coat I liked, but in the first phase of winter I was not very lucky. At the sales, finally, I finally found this one by pure chance from Nuna Lie and immediately bought it.  


How to style a plaid coat  

I’ve worn it a lot since then, using it in various ways.





So how to style a plaid coat to make the most of its potential before the end of winter?

Here is the list of my favorite ways to style a plaid coat in grey or black&white:

  • over a simple total black, but also a total white.
  • over a pair of simple skinny jeans, maybe short ankle-length and worn with biker boots.
  • combined with garments and accessories in the “minority” colour, the one less present in the checked pattern: in this case it’s red, which I repeated in my outfit with a small red cross body bag, but also with a red blouse or red earrings sometimes.
  • Since it is a “rough” and opaque fabric, I like it very much worn in contrast with bright details in the colors of steel and silver: in these photos, for example, I styled the plaid coat with a pair of silver metal and grey Swarovski crystals earrings, which in my opinion contrast well with the gray-ish fabric of the coat.
  • With black leather or imitation leather: for example, over a pair of skinny pants or leggings in black faux leather and a simple black (or white) blouse or sweater

  How to style a plaid coat  


Black jeans, Mango, old, similar HERE and HERE
Ankle boots, Sam Edelman, HERE
Black blouse, Zara, super old, similar HERE and HERE Bag:
Chanel Boy Chevron bag. New in every Chanel boutique, for a wide choice of authentic and fabulous “pre-loved” models see HERE .
With my personal code NOTIMEFORSTYLE20 you save 20 USD every 20 spent on everything on Vestiaire Collective. Earrings: Satellite Paris (gift), similar HERE Belt, Gucci, in every Gucci boutique or preloved HERE .
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What about you? Do you like plaid coats and jackets? Will you wear them this spring too?  




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