Fashion director Shelly Vella shows you how.
If, like me, you’ve become married to the comfort of your sweatshirts and joggers, rest assured it’s totally acceptable to dress them up to go out. Remember, heels always elevate casual trousers and together with a chic blazer and statement bag, you’re good to go.
How to luxe up your loungewear
Add heels and a jacket
Cuffed hems were made for glamorous high heels. Image: French Style, Jason Jean, Victoria Adamson/BL Aublut-edition.com
A hit of colour brings life to slouchy neutrals.
Blazer, £49.99, ZARA
T-shirt, £59, Hush
Joggers, £69, Mother of Pearl, John Lewis
Bag, £795, Mulberry
Sandals, £685, Bottega Veneta, Net-a-Porter
Sunglasses, £187, Black Eyewear Keep it neutral
Take-it-easy tailoring: pretty in pink. Image: French Style, Jason Jean, Victoria Adamson/BL Aublut-edition.com
Accessories will always elevate simpler looks.
Hoodie, £79, Mint Velvet
Trench, £59.99, Reserved
Trousers, £100, Uterque
Sunglasses, £75, Boden
Bag, £240, Rae Feather
Loafers, £245, Aeyde Go smart for evening
Sweatshirts make chic bedfellows for flowing skirts and wide-leg trousers in luxe fabrics. Image: French Style, Jason Jean, Victoria Adamson/BL Aublut-edition.com
Eye-catching designs make it easy to coordinate separates.
Sweatshirt, £59, Hush
Skirt, £110, Boden
Bag, £544, Victoria Beckham, The Outnet
Mules, £45, Office
Sunglasses, £290, Alexander McQueen