The time to stay warm this winter season is now, tracksuits are usually everyone’s go-to when the cold season emerges but since the lockdown is over, it’s time is gravitate towards a more presentable comfortable wear: the knit dresses.
A knit dress is a dress made out of knitted fabric, the fabric is made out of a textile that results from knitting, they can be in form of maxi length or short length, they can also come in the form of high-neck design to cowl neck design. Some are fitted in silhouette while some are in free comfortable form.
If you’re ready to swap your tracksuits and the layering burden for something more comfortable and easy to style, knit dresses are a go-to, not only are they cosy, they can be one of the key pieces in our wardrobe to survive the winter months. Knit dresses are a good workwear addition to any winter wardrobe, as much as suitable for lounging while at home. They are a great addition to loungewear that can fit any facet of lifestyle from work, to running errands, meeting friends for drinks, to dinner dates e.t.c.
Knit dresses are so versatile in use and easy to style. You can pair them with your favourite high denier tights for extra warmth, and finish the look with pair of boots, pumps or sneakers depending on the occasion. They are great with boots and pumps when out to work, and a good cutout knit dress finished with pumps is very much appropriate for dinner dates, and on casual days, they can be finished with your favourite sneakers. You’re not only limited to wearing them alone, you can pair them with other fashion staples like blazers, gilets e.t.c.
The good thing about the time that we are, is that knit dresses have come in various designs and once you’re able to lay your hands on a few soft pieces, there’s no going back. There are some chunky cable knit designs, kinds of cashmere, roll necks, chic fitted silhouettes to oversized free form designs that can be cinched with a belt. The accessories to elevate these knit dresses range from a good large chunk necklace over the neck to go-to classic hoop earrings.
The buying habit when it comes to budgeting is to opt for at least 3 to 5 pieces that will last you through the winter months since they’ve now become autumn-winter season essentials. You can splurge on 2 luxury pieces for special occasions along with 3 affordable high street pieces to supplement.