Oversized Outerwear

Jason Wu

So you wanna buy a boxy/oversized coat but don’t think you can pull it off? Well here are some Do’s & Don’ts for this fashion trend. The key is balance.

1) Do buy a coat with slim or short sleeves.


2) Don’t wear cargo pants, boyfriend jeans, combat boots, or chunky knits underneath.

3) Do wear heels, skinny jeans, leggings, tights with shorts , skirts, dresses, bold colors, and/or bold prints underneath.

Kate Spade

4) Do choose a coat in a bold color and/or design.

Vivienne Westwood

5) Do wear the coat open to show off your figure underneath.

Urban Outfitters

6) Do wear a belt cinched at the waist.

Ann Taylor

7) Do push the sleeves up.


8) Don’t be afraid to follow this trend!