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Get The Look: Valentine’s Day

By February 12, 2013Fashion News, Style Picks

For spring 2013, the piece which defines the workwear fashion trend are the overalls, coveralls, dungarees; whatever name you give it and style variation – sleeved, sleeveless, heavy or light-weight, denim or otherwise. The overalls are an unmistakable worship to workwear, that’s why it’s the key look.

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Make sure you maintain their hardworking heritage. A look can sometimes simply become too polished, it’s time to make it clear you’re ready to roll up your sleeves and work hard.

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Focus on the waistline and make sure it fits you right. You probably need to try on a few different styles until you find the perfect pair. After that it’s all about the shirt/sweater/coat/accessory/shoes combination. When you see someone who got it just right you understand it is well worth it.

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Words by Anna Ahren
For spring 2013, the piece which defines the workwear fashion trend are the overalls, coveralls, dungarees; whatever name you give it and style variation – sleeved, sleeveless, heavy or light-weight, denim or otherwise. The overalls are an unmistakable worship to workwear, that’s why it’s the key look.

overall-newman

Make sure you maintain their hardworking heritage. A look can sometimes simply become too polished, it’s time to make it clear you’re ready to roll up your sleeves and work hard.

workwear_jamesDean

Focus on the waistline and make sure it fits you right. You probably need to try on a few different styles until you find the perfect pair. After that it’s all about the shirt/sweater/coat/accessory/shoes combination. When you see someone who got it just right you understand it is well worth it.

satorialist

Words by Anna Ahren
So you’ve secured a date this Valentine’s Day, now you need a striking outfit for those all important first impressions. Whether you are going to see a film or out for a meal, dressing to impress is vital. Think flowers and lots of them – well it is Valentine’s Day!

1. Floral patterned suits are set to be huge this Spring/Summer 13, so get ahead of the trends with this limited edition suit from Topman. If you think the suit is a bit full on, opt for a more casual look using just the blazer or trousers and style it with your current wardrobe. Keep your look smart with these smart brogues from Aldo.
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2. For a more casual look start off with this floral smart shirt, also from Topman. Keep the look casual with these light brown chinos. To brighten up your outfit match with these red suede desert boots which complete the look.
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Words by Katie Handy-Beith