The Christmas countdown is well and truly on and with just 25 days to go, you should be in the full swing of Christmas shopping… right? Okay phew, good to know we’re not on our own as we have not even started to think about it yet!
But fear not! As per, you can always count on Verge to have your back, and this time is no different. Over the next week or so we’re going to be giving you idea’s on absolutely EVERYTHING Christmas! From where to go, to what to wear, what gifts to buy, and even how to beautify yourselves!
And to kick off, we’ve carefully selected a list of 10 Fashion Pick’s for the Christmas period! Even though the Christmas season is mostly about partying and looking SUPER glam, we can’t run from the fact that it’s pretty cold too, so practicality is a must. But who wants to be practical? It sounds pretty boring right? Well, we’ve done the hard work and we’ve picked out items that will keep you warm and make sure you’re ready for whatever comes your way – whilst still looking fab of course!
Feast your eyes on the below! (Get it, ‘feast’… as in Christmas feast… okay, I promise we’ll stop now!)
Zoo York Parkas £80 available at JD Sports
As it has since day one, Zoo’s product line continues to be heavily influenced by skateboarding, graffiti, hip-hop, punk, and everything in between. The Manhattan-based brand proudly serves up a wide range of casual, utilitarian looks for men and women that fuse authentic military-influenced overtones with iconic Zoo York City imagery.
Additionally, the company continues to be backed strongly by the Zoo Crew, which includes original NYC graffiti artists, designers, musicians, BMX riders, and some of the biggest names in the skateboard community
Supply & Demand jacket (JD sports)
As well as an excellent opportunity to watch more telly and drink more tea, winter has another very simple bonus: the chance to get your coat ornnnn! Dress-down weather’s all well and good but there’s nothing like a good, solid coat to ignite an outfit and exude an acute sense of style on the street. And this season Supply & Demand has got the message loud and clear and is spot on with this…
Ravine Women’s Long Down Jacket – £99.99 (Mountain Warehouse)
This jacket is perfect for keeping you comfortable and cosy this winter. Featuring taped seams, insulation, fur trim hood and adjustable hem length ensuring you are covered at all times.
Boohoo.com Jeeny Camel Wool Look Coat
Now this jacket is for sure one of this season’s hottest styles. Anything that is camel coloured makes you instantly look super fashionable and just to top things off, we can’t get enough of longline jackets this season!
Ellesse Sweatshirt (JD Sports & ASOS)
If you’re anything like us, you are totally loving the whole ‘sports-luxe’ vibe at the moment. So what better reason than to take it retro, than with a super cute sweatshirt from Ellesse. It’ll have you looking fly, whilst keeping you warm – result! The Ellesse AW15 collection injects new colour ways and patterns to traditional shapes, allowing for a consistent yet creative take on sports inspired fashion.
This seasons must have accessory just HAS to be a hat! A hat of any kind too. So we’ve picked out a couple that we think you’ll love…
Cayler & Sons hat (http://shop.caylerandsons.com/en & ASOS)
boohoo.com boutique Jolene Fedora Hat
Over here at Verge we love both ends of the spectrum when it comes to footwear: we love a sick pair of kicks and then we also love a sexy heel! So here’s one of each for your viewing pleasure!
Ransom Trainers (Size? & Footasylum)
Named after the 3000 meter peak in British Columbia, the Garibaldi Lite is born. The hiking silhouette was designed to trek vast trails through wet, rugged and snow-capped mountains – so it’s basically perfect for London weather right?! Available in three unique colourways (Army Green, Cool Grey & Black), these neoprene booties are perfect to help you look on trend, even in a wet Winter!
Public Desire Deborah Over The Knee Boots In Black Faux Suede £44.99
We are TOTALLY in love with these boots! This season, it is ALL about thigh high, over the knee boots and this sassy pair give you that extra bit of edge needed for the Christmas season!
Wardsout Brisson rucksack £70 www.eastpak.com
Is it too cold outside? Bring the outdoors in with this upgrade of Eastpaks popular Outwards collection: Wardsout! With enhanced fabrics, leather details and a fresh new approach to color blocking the new Wardsout backpacks are exactly what you need this Christmas!
Happy Shopping! xo