Sweatshirt – the quintessential winter staple has graduated from being an off-duty essential to a chic must-have. Reimagined beyond the greys, blacks, and navy blues – sweatshirts have made a headway into every Gen Z’s street style fixtures wardrobe. From Chiara Ferragni’s oversized Fenty, zipped sweat to Kendall Jenner’s statement-y Gucci number, sweats are a no-brainer when it comes to outerwear. Fashion forward insiders have also been spotted in understated versions of sweats. Case in point, you ask? Olivia Palermo’s sophisticated look in a Sportsmax grey sweat layered under a coat, and Victoria Beckham and Alexa Chung’s casual chic looks in their monotone hoodies paired with statement skirts. We bring you an edit of the coolest options that will make your search for statement sweatshirts easy.
Featuring the iconic flora motif designed for Gucci by Vittorio Accornero in the 60s, this sweat has been designed keeping comfort in mind. With an oversized fitting silhouette, styling becomes easier. Pair with denim or a statement crinkled skirt and you are good to go.
Priced at : Rs 91,000 (approx.)
Want to make a statement this winter, pick up a hoodie from Balenciaga. Reminiscent of the 80s New York, this oversized bubble gum pink number can be your fall hero piece. Yes, it is loud and reeks of fearless attitude. Think black leggings and a pink hoodie kind of night. And off course ankle length boots.
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White has knocked out black from the fall trend wheel. Opt for clean white pieces and keep it basic; minimal defines haute this season. This Moschino couture sweat is everything. Needless to say, white is a versatile colour and can be paired with anything. We suggest pick up a statement skirt and go on with the look.
Priced at: Rs 52,000 (approx.)
A bit of Disney can never look bad in anyone’s wardrobe, and we have all the legit reasons to crush on this Bambi number from Zara. The subtle grey base with puffed up shoulders are serving a fun, chic look for the winters. If you want to celebrate Friday’s with a punch of fun at your workplace, this is the look.
Priced at: Rs 2590
Red is the colour this fall and just in case you want to veer away from the practice of layering stacks of clothes, this funky Tommy sweat will do it. We suggest keep it bright and loop in a skirt with ditsy floral prints or a wide legged pair of trousers in white for a winning look. What gives this pieces a cool look is its relaxed structure.
Priced at: Rs 8000 (approx.)
Versace’s safety pin dress doesn’t need an introduction. Looping in elements from the same, this black sweat with Gianni’s name emblazoned in front spells cool for winters. Slashed at the shoulder and the lower hem, it is made in cotton and will look perfect with denims. Complete the look with a statement scarf or a muffler.
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Add a little colour to gloomy winter days and let this Michael Kors’ pride hoodie do the talking. We also love the white and zipped hemlines. We recommend assemble a light look with the same – a pair of slip-ons and light crinkled skirt.
Priced at: Rs 37,000
Wearable art is all the rage and this Dolce & Gabbana queen print sweat is giving us some major winter fashion goals. A piece like this makes a statement on its own, we suggest go easy when accessorising, let the sweatshirt do the talking. If you want to explore styling options – a minimal, understated skirt will do. You can also play with heels: think high and bright.
Priced at: Rs 25,000 (approx.)