How to style your ladies poncho this winter. The poncho is deeply entrenched in the style of the 1970’s fashion culture. In recent times it has raised it head to become a fashion garment to be enjoyed for fashionistas of today.
It combines warmth and style to the wearer as a simple “throw on and go” garment. There are many ways to style this woollen piece of delight and we have chosen a few ways to get the best look from your poncho with your wardrobe.
Opt for short hem look
The radiant silhouette of the poncho provides the perfect contrast to show off your legs. Pair your poncho with clear finish tights, miniskirt or short dress underneath for a polished finish.
A warm coloured poncho likes reds or pinks worn with a white skirt can really brighten the look of your legs (even during winter) when paired with tan tights. White trainers are great for that casual look.
Pair neutral flat shoes to elevate your look from casual to smart in an instant.
Try and base the shades of the rest of your outfit around the colours of your poncho. This will help gather your overall look together in a stylish and chic way.
Carrying a bag in one of the accent hues is an easy way to do so. To finish simply add classic trainers for a more relaxed look.
Smarten your poncho look
Play around with different layering techniques to which will give your poncho a more contemporary look. Try wearing it draped over a shirtdress and complete this chic look with over-the-knee boots.
This provides for alluring balance. It’s less hippie and more haute fashion.
Retronise your poncho
Step back in time with your poncho look to the seventies with a retro-spirited ensemble. Match a patterned and knitted poncho with a colourful shirt or blouse.
Add a pair of denim flares with platforms and Yoko Ono, you have that great 70’s fashion look.
How to style your ladies poncho this winter