The easiest, most comfiest thing you’ll ever wear and own is a pair of overalls. Did you wear overalls as a kid too? Do you remember how at ease you felt? Weren’t you just a tad more playful? Hakuna Matata even? Or did you fight with your might in protest of them with your parents. While teens and tweens are maturing faster with each generation, us Millennials are itching to be and feel young again. Now overalls are bigger and more adult approved than ever.
Wearing: Carmar Denim overalls, LF Stores | Aritzia top | Unemployed Denim beanie (Code Nord15 to score yourself a discount) | Bag, charleskeith.com
They’re appropriate for brunch, shopping, and of course a day at the theatre. Who really, actually feels comfortable in skinny jeans, statue-still for close to two hours. Dare to wear a dress or skirt, and you’ll feel a draft up your alley.
You may choose a more elevated textile like corduroy, flannel, or velvet to up the fancy and season factor(s). In terms of flare, straight, or draw cords; each style is unique in its own cut. But even with the most luxe, chic, and edgiest pair, it all comes down to how you style them. Think proportion control—Pairing a slimming under pinning and letting one strap hang. Pretty sure that will give you the edge you’d want. Or the opposite—A bulky cropped patterned knit to peek out just above your jean buttons. Use your imagination baby. And always accessorize.