Dressing up for the cooler months can be a bit difficult! The more you think about braving the cooler elements outside, the more you convince yourself it’s best you don’t leave your warm little nest in case you catch a dreaded cold. In the end you manage to convince yourself that a comfy stay at home in front of the telly with a cup of hot cocoa is a much better option! Having said that, with age comes wisdom as the days of insisting on a bare back mini dress without a jacket in the middle of July comes to a sensibly closing halt!
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Now while we do love a good Winter’s night in nothing, and I mean nothing, should make you miss out on partying through the Winter season! The key to outfit success lies in dressing appropriately for the colder season. As a general rule the trick to being warm is to always remember to keep your shoulders and feet warm. So let GlamCorner motivate you this winter season with our 7 favourite winter fashion trends guaranteed to get you in the party mood! Get inspired with Luxe velvet textures, powerful form fitted power-suits and stunning polka dot embroidered prints.
OUR TOP 7 WINTER FASHION PARTY TRENDS OF 2018
Velvet is making a comeback this winter season so get inspired with this 90’s revived fashion trend. Making its street style debut during many fashion week events globally this year, velvet has all the makings of luxury style as it undoubtedly elevates your look instantly with its warmly rich texture and stylish approach. Try it at your upcoming evening dinner function and you’ll feel like a glamourous superstar!
Tip* Try laying velvet with a fur neck scarf or perhaps a form fitted turtleneck top for a more relaxed daytime look.
Most probably one if not ‘the’ fashion trend of the moment the power-suit has been making its mark as a beacon of hope for gender equality this fashion season. During the 2018 Awards Season we saw the #TimesUp and #MeToo movement which allowed the trend to flourish on the red carpet. The pant suit trend offers a strong message of female empowerment making it one of our top winter picks! The 80’s inspired pant suit revamp is a great fashion option, as it offers individuals the chance to make the trend their own! Go classic with a full black or white pinstriped suit or perhaps make a bold statement with a pop of colour.
Keep it feminine and classically chic with a dark floral print this winter party season. Opt for florals that are darker in colour tone so you can encapsulate more of a winter time vibe. The key to pulling off this look is to make the base colour of your print black or even a dark navy tone will do the trick. This will intensify the floral print and create a contrasting impact. Try adding a black leather jacket or a gorgeous fedora to your look in a bid to create a slightly more relaxed daytime style!
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Who said winter fashion had to be plan, boring or simple? Spice up your Winter wardrobe this season with a stunning coloured ruffle maxi dress, the perfect option for your upcoming winter event! Keep it fresh and vibrant with bold contrasting hues, try opting for a colour that best suits you and don’t be afraid to go with an oversized print for a more theatrical vibe. For a high fashion look choose a style that has abundantly overflowing ruffles. To create an extra chic style, add a pair of oversized earrings.
Fashion designers seem to have gone gaga for spots this Winter season with the humble ‘polka dot’ trend once again making its mark. The monochromatic polka dot trend is a great way of adding some fun to your next party look. Get inspired, choose from elaborate metallic gold spots or small intricate specks for that ultra-feminine look. Celebrate dot mania with lust-worthy styles bound to even get Minnie excited! Add to your look with some simple no-fuss accessories and for an eccentric finish add a bold red lip.
Switch it up this party season with some metallic fashion and you’ll be sure to electrify the crowd! Nothing captures the celebratory spirt more than a dazzling sparkle outfit, so make it shine and have some fun in a flirty metallic number. The key to choosing the right outfit is to go with a dress that features full body sequin detailing, capturing that ever so lustrous evening style. For a daytime look, keep it casual and relaxed with a midi length hemline and for ultimate street style magic layer you look by adding an oversized faux fur coat.
It’s the trend that keeps on giving, you just can’t talk about Winter fashion trends without talking about sheer lace elements! Alluring black lace detailing is perfect for a formal evening cocktail event. Perhaps more of a classic than a trend, nonetheless it has to be mentioned when discussing Winter party style. Sheer lace works well with all skin tones and is incredible versatile as it can be transformed from classic to contemporary styling easily. Keep it classically elegant with all black accessories and gold accent elements!
So what are you waiting for, try these trends at your next Winter party function and you’ll not doubt turn all heads! For more style tips read our Winter Fashion Trends 2018 blog post.