Is loungewear really the future of our current wardrobes?
Brands have jumped on board the COVID train, releasing on-trend matching tracksuits or comfy wardrobe options for our WFH wardrobes. We are the first to admit we love a comfy look, but, it’s time for us to venture back into our closet and regain a sense of dress – for everyone’s sake!
In the spirit of spring, and supporting our local stores – shop our favourite transeasonal pieces located right here in New Zealand
A trench coat is timeless, a piece that will be worn for years to come. The versatile piece can be worn through winter over a kit, or through spring and summer on cooler nights. Perfect to dress up your favourite jeans.
The ultimate relaxed look for transeasonal wearing. A forever piece that subtly hits the logo mania trend, perfectly paired with jeans and a luxe sneaker for an off-duty look.
Add a pop of colour as we head into spring with Maggie Marilyn. A beautiful take on the timeless classic – the silk skirt – will slip nicely around your existing pieces, and can can be worn throughout the year.
The Firebird Pant has become a Ruby staple over the years, now stocking six colour ways. Featuring a flattering high-waisted silhouette you are guaranteed be comfortable yet stylish regardless of the occasion. Not only are they perfect for transeasonal wearing, but to be dressed up or down.
Although florals for spring may not be groundbreaking, Sylvester’s Dahlias print is understated and fresh. Another piece that works between seasons and events, paired here with their Rampling heel and nova bag.
Blazers are a girls best-friend, well in my books anyway. The Frankie is minimal, yet to cut to perfection, and will become an ultimate staple in any wardrobe. Also available in black, its perfect to pop over a dress or pair with matching pants for a statement suit look.
Ketz-ke Cloud Sweat $145
Add a pop of colour to your weekend wardrobe with the new fun sweater from Ketz-ke. Available from early September its a classic piece with a twist. Doubles as a dressy piece or one you can to add to your leisure wardrobe.
Designed to be worn throughout the seasons, a rib knit is the perfect addition to your wardrobe staples. Dressed up with a heel or dressed down with a sneaker, this dress can take you from day to night!
A sell-out style every year, the Mimi Jumper makes waves – for a reason. This easy to wear knit is a Marle essential, with a high neck and balloon sleeves to elevate the jeans and sweater look. Mini is currently available in 4 colours to fit into any wardrobe.
Keep warm in the cooler weather with a statement faux fur. End Pelly’s range at Superette speaks cosy-luxe for a spring trip down south. A jacket like this will be treasured forever.
A signature in the Sylvester wardrobe, denim flares are your perfect off-duty style. Dare to go white, perfectly paired with a statement top. Intricate details with a tan stitch and gold button elevate a usually causal piece.
Leo+Be Gather Top $159
The Gather top and Grasp Skirt ($165) are a perfect pair. Worn together or seperate, the styles are forever pieces, with a new-found home in your wardrobe. Available from early September, we would run not walk.
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