The Best Outfit Combos For Your Winter Walks That Are Both Stylish And Cosy

Because it's all we're leaving the house for right now.

the best winter outfit formulas

by Charlotte Pavitt |

This in-between Christmas-and-New-Year period is not only one of our fave times of year (hello lie-ins and feasts in your pyjamas) but let's face it, it's also one of the weirdest times of the year - a blur of pigs in blankets, in-laws and watching Elf.

There's one thing we do know for certain though, we're in dire need of some winter outfit formulas that can see us through winter walks with the family - or even traipsing around the Boxing Day Sales - without too much thought, or abundance of layers. And you needn't compromise on style, here's our favourite outfit combos and key pieces for that perfect throw-on-and-go outfit. Just please don't ask us what day it is.

Shearling & Denim

Make like Monikh and invest in a shearling coat that will span the years - perfect with denim jeans for a look that blends in with your surroundings, and delivers on warmth.


Winter Outfits: Shearling & Denim

Pull & Bear, Long Faux Suede Jacket, £59.99
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The leather cuff detailing is super smart.

Ted Baker, Aviator Jacket, WAS £495 NOW £198
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This Ted Baker aviator jacket will see you through the whole of winter.

Massimo Dutti, Double-jacked Reversible Leather Jacket, £899
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Cropped and reversible, win win.

Toteme, Clasp-front leather-trim shearling jacket, £1,960
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The shearling coat you're liking seeing all over your insta-feed this winter, sign up for the restock notifications now.

Arket, Regular Cropped Jeans, £59
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Arket are a high street fave for jeans and these cropped straight legs are perfect for wearing with boots.

Levi's, Low Pitch Straight Jeans, £100
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For a 90s twist on the classic straight leg.

Long Boots & Oversized Knit

Winter dressing isn't all about the trouser - buy into the skirt off sick trend with some knee-high boots of the chunky variety and an oversized sweater. Gilet optional (but highly recommended).


Winter Outfits: Long Boots and Knitwear

Russell & Bromley, Prance Chunky Pull On Boot, £365
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Step into boot season with this standout style from Russell & Bromley.

Stradivarius, Rubberised flat boots, £55.99
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Stylish, and being rubberised, they're as practical as wellies.

H&M, Knee-high leather boots, £99.99
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Perfect for puddle stomping (or snow...).

Zara, Striped High Neck Sweater, £22.99
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Striped knitwear is huge for this season, we love the slouchiness of this Zara sweater dress.

COS, Cashmere Funnel Neck Jumper, £180
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This super-soft cashmere jumper from COS will be as chic alone with boots, layered over a slip dress or simply with jeans.

Trench Coat & Tracksuit

Feels like pyjamas, yet warm and stylish? We can't get enough of tracksuits and leisurewear this festive season. Layer up with a trench and beanie for days when you want to look a little smarter and beat the winter chill.


Winter Outfits: Trench and Tracksuit

Pangaia, 365 Signature Track Pants, £110
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Loved by Harry Styles, Pangaia tracksuits are both stylish and sustainable.

& Other Stories, Relaxed Drawstring Joggers, £45
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This taupe lounge set is looks great with boots or trainers.

Sisters and Seekers, Cindy Knit Sweatpants, £37.99
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This entire outfit screams Princess Diana.

Ganni, Rib Knit Beanie, £75
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Ganni beanies are a winter staple for IT girls.

Rejina Pyo, Romy cotton-blend twill trench coat, £695
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With an oversized collar and volume through the sleeves, this trench gives an elevated look to loungewear.

ASOS, oversized hybrid quilted trench in camel, £80
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We love the quilting on this affordable trench.

Duvet Coat & Leggings

The humble black legging is not only a wardrobe staple, but incredible versatile too. From duvet coats (see: puffer and quilted) to structured blazers and oversized sweaters, there are so many ways to create a capsule winter wardrobe using this simple base layer.


Winter Outfits: Duvet Coat and Leggings

12 Storeez, Collarless quilted coat, £199
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Quilted and slightly padded, this is a great transitional piece between summer coats and proper padded jackets.

& Other Stories, Straight Down Coat, £205
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Filled with recycled down and feather, this puffer really does feel like a duvet.

Monki, Long puffer coat, £95
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Stay warm in the Monki long puffer coat, oversized to perfection.

ANYDAY John Lewis & Partners, Thermal Leggings, Black, £15
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These thermal leggings are perfect for active days.

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