Silky Separates. Cozy Co-ords. Stretch Couture.
Well, the loungewear has truly taken a whole new meaning in 2020 with the lockdown life across the globe. But as we all gear up for the unlock phases all over the world, we at Runway Square were especially curious as to how we can use all this loungewear coziness to support the vagueness of post-quarantine life?
And after a very thorough scrolling session of Instagram, we can assure you that you can clearly continue having a love affair with loungewear, but only in the realm of elegance and not in the sloppy realm. That is, you can stick to your comfort quotient with an added casual-chic twist. Think classic blazers, bikini tops, layered jewellery, cowboy boots, and even the dearly stilettoes. So, go ahead and scroll down for some styling suggestions for making your favourite loungewear look effortlessly chic and add a relaxed polish to your post-quarantine ensembles.
In case of an oversized t-shirt or sweatshirt emergency, pick out your favourite pair of boots and dainty gold chain belt for an opulent yet laid-back look. And a wide-brim hat will help lend an elevated touch while hiding your ‘quarantine bangs’ situation.
Refresh your home shorts with an oversized blazer and cool gold jewels for next-level casual chic. Finish off with strappy sandals or old-school sneakers for a more urban look.
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Tunic sets strike a perfect balance of comfort and elegance, especially when paired with scarf/stoles and minimal adornments. Remember to play around with wrapped, knotted, or belted scarf style for an extra sartorial edge.
Summer or winter, Sunday picnic or coffee date – Aimee Song, Caroline Brahe, Chiara Ferragni, and Jenny Walton together are serving up some pyjama versatility lessons to prep us for the ultra-ravishing PJs lifestyle.
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You can always style your sweatpants in the true hypebeast style. But do the unexpected and balance the slouch of your sweatpants with a sharp blazer and ankle boots or classic pumps. And sunglasses and gold necklaces are imperative.
Yes, you can create a sharp and streamlined look with even with a hoodie and leggings. The proof’s right above!
When styling knit co-ords, there are only two prerequisites – minimalistic and uncomplicated. For say, ribbed knit co-ords, summer flats, and chain-link necklaces/gold hoops. And to keep up the effortlessly-chic aesthetics, choose between a basket tote and micro sling as your evening stroll partner.
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Take cues from Sabina and layer up your off-duty summer look with an oversized button-down, after all, nothing says easy yet refined more than an oversized shirt (especially in cotton!).
Karishma is an engineer turned fashion stylist and writer who loves talking about trends as much as eating desserts. Gucci, Ranveer Singh, salted caramel ice-cream and lipsticks make up four chambers of her heart. Like Karishma’s story? Drop her a line in the comments section below.