This piece is lovely because of how oversized and soft it is – it really is like a blanket! I know wearing a blanket doesn’t sound like it would be flattering, but I really think that if they’re styled well, ponchos and over-sized sweaters can be so fashionable!
I also love how the colours of this poncho are super understated and eclectic-looking. I think the pattern looks so authentic and subtle but also eye-catching. The fringed edges also lend some authenticity to the look.
I like pairing oversized tops with tight bottoms so that I don’t look like a big blog of fabric. Today I’m wearing a pair of tight, black jeans for a chic, slim look. I also added my favourite black leather boots to streamline the look of my legs and let the colours in the poncho really pop.
Wearing flowy, over-sized pieces like this poncho can be so freeing! I felt like a bird with the wind blowing in my wings. I’ll definitely need to get some more ponchos and kimonos for the summer – they’re such a great way to spruce up almost any daytime look (plus they really come in handy for summer nights by a bonfire!).
Check out the gallery below to see more of my look.