Layers for Spring, Without the Bulk

April 27, 2016

I am ready for Spring, but Spring is not ready for me. I have been freezing my butt off week after week in an attempt to provide nice spring wardrobe content but I’m going to keep it real with you, it is so cold outside!

The weather has been crazy here, one day the sun is shining, practically summer and the next it is literally snowing. So in the name of keeping it real I know some of you may be in the same horrible predicament as me so I am showing you how to layer spring pieces to be ridiculously warm and cosy without looking like the Michelin Man or the Pillsbury Doughboy (reference).

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spring_layers_trend_fashion_2016_ bitemyfashionTop 3 Tips for Spring Layering

1.Add Layers at Different Lengths

Think turtleneck under v-neck or a long jacket under a short one as I did here. This also can make you appear taller, curvier or shorter depending on the lengths you stop your styling at… just look at what how you want each layer to show while you have the clothes on.

2. Mix Spring and Winter Colors

In this option I mixed this season’s it color, rose quartz (pink) with  a spring transition color and prints of nude and black denim. The denim jeans are destroyed and I have paired with a black-gray opaque tights to keep extra warm.

3. Mix in Prints and Different Texture

Mixing in prints are just fun and add a pop to any look, this is an easy way to bring on the spring inspiration. I think the most important tip is to mix textures. Knits are great to keep warm but a knit that is to thick will add too much bulk and just make you look bigger than you want to appear. A great light weight scarf is perfect to keep warm in the spring but a winter scarf will look very winter is coming.

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To be honest I never tried the stockings under leggings look before but I was so warm and was able to ditch the winter coat while everyone else is running around in winter bundles. 

FYI Don’t let the sunshine  in the photostrick you, it is 2 degrees Celsius or 36 Fahrenheit outside right now!

 

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45 responses to “Layers for Spring, Without the Bulk”

  1. Sally says:

    You’ve made this look so effortless! I love your style 🙂
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  2. Sybil says:

    great layering, dear! 😀

    Have a great day!
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  3. Great post, you look gorgeous

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  4. Lauren Blair says:

    Love this! Whenever I layer I always feel “bulky” so these are great tips! XO
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  5. Fashionelja says:

    Great outfit dear, love it <3

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  6. Rach says:

    I hope it starts to warm up for you guys soon! Even though it is cold out and you are dressed in layers, I think you did an amazing job still looking Spring. The touch of blush is gorgeous! Such a chic outfit!

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  7. Gorgeous look! Really great post 🙂
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  8. Anika May says:

    Loving this look, your style is amazing!

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  9. Rizuna S. says:

    that’s a great tips! Layering is also a hobby of mine 😉

    Take care,
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  10. kali says:

    great styling! We’ve has a cold burst this week after it warming up too!
    Xx
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  11. Eva says:

    Great tips on layering. Love the look <3

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  12. carolina says:

    This is soo cute!! i love the light pink colour ! 🙂

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  13. Jill says:

    You look awesome!
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  14. This outfit is absolutely amazing <3
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    Francesca

  15. Mais Moda says:

    Nice tips for for Spring Layering.

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  16. Great tips! Love the layers!
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  17. Kelsey&Kenecha says:

    Lov this spring look! You look stunning x

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  18. yuka says:

    Great tips! You pulled off these layers effortlessly!

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  19. How chic is this! I love the layering
    xo
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  20. Surbhi says:

    This is awesome way to layer . Love the colour and the leopard vibes too .
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  21. Tijana says:

    Wonderful look! Perfect for this time of the year. Pastel pink really suits you 🙂

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  22. Serene says:

    Absolutely love your outfit, the Boots are gorgeous & I love your layered look sweetie!

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  23. Eliana Borges says:

    super beautiful!

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  24. Lisa says:

    Such a great outfit! You look gorgeous! ♡

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  25. I’m afraid you’re not the only one freezing ones butt off…. Great post, adding layers is always a great solution!
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  26. Elena says:

    It’s so cold!
    I love your layering, you look really amazing 🙂

    xoxo
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  27. Cara says:

    Lovelove your boots! x
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  28. claudia says:

    you look so amazing girl! love this layering! ♥

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  29. Erica says:

    Stunning girl!
    I love this outfit very stylish and thank you for the tips!
    Have a great weekend!
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  30. Nd says:

    mad cute & effortless look
    love the heel on those boots
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  31. Yulia says:

    Falasha, I just love the idea of wearing a leather jacket over a coat!:) It’s still freezing here in Montreal, so I will definitely try your way of layering; I am so impatient to wear a leather jacket, lol. Thank you so much for these tips and have a great Sunday!

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  32. Dana Ivy says:

    Easy, breezy, cool perfection! Love!

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  33. Great look! 🙂
    You look very edgy. ♥

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  34. Cool layering my loves.
    I love the leopard touch.

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  35. Great post!! I love the styles you did 🙂

    Xx,

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  36. Lorna says:

    That is one thing I love about Spring, being able to layer without looking too bulky like you do in Winter. Love the leopard and the jacket!

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  37. I super love this look. I like how you combined your pink coat with bomber jacket and scarf. Classy and pretty! <3

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  38. Euge says:

    Love the pink coat!
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