How to layer for winter? Good question, because more clothes = more decisions. For inspiration and guidance, we asked Senior Stylist Jodi Taylor to dress
model musician Ryan Neighbors and give us a note on her thought process. This is outfit one of four.
For being out in the elements:
Try a combination of textures with a subtle print while staying in a subdued color palette. In this case a rubbery jacket, chunky sweater and plaid shirt offer a diversity of feels while being tied together by colors you would find in a forest.
Shop: AG jeans | The Kooples shirt | Stutterheim jacket | Jack Spade sweater | Timberland boots
Depending on where you hang your (rain)hat, winters have a well-earned reputation for grey, wet weather. While there are crisp, clear blue days on occasion—we promise—our style usually has to fight the rain while our moods battle the gloom. But you get used to it and you make it work.
Coffee, sunboxes, alcohol, vitamin D and raincoats help.
A good water-resistant jacket seems to protect your clothes and your soul when the climate is particularly dreary. New, design-minded companies like Stockholm-based Stutterheim are creating contemporary coats that not only stop the wind and rain from dampening clothes, but, with handmade craftsmanship and clean silhouettes, also look good even when the weather is rearing its ugly head. And that, in turn, makes us kind of happy.
Here’s what you need to know about the company that has as its motto “Swedish Melancholy at Its Driest.”
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