Now that the temperatures have really dropped, it's time to start sporting the unofficial print of the season: plaid. The wintery pattern lends a regal touch to any ensemble and is a welcome alternative to an all black color palette. Not sure how to style it with your existing pieces? Below, four foolproof ways to incorporate plaid into your everyday wardrobe.
1. Play With Pastels
Rather than reaching for your standard colored plaid offerings, look for patterns in lighter hues. This pastel plaid coat certainly pops on a cold winter day.
2. Wrap it Up
Not only is a plaid blanket scarf warm and cozy, it elevates a jean and sneaker outfit combo.
3. Get Bright
Shocking pink, blue, and gold offer an unexpected take on this plaid pencil skirt. Keep the rest of your ensemble in neutral-colored hues.
4. Wear It All Over
The key to donning an all-plaid look is to keep your checks in the same color family. Simple black pumps are the perfect finishing touch.