Beating a boring fashion routine can be a tricky but necessary project. If you've been thinking that faux fur could play more of a role in your wardrobe than just lining the hood of your parka, we agree. Winter isn't going anywhere, and this animal-friendly alternative can give you enough outfit options to last all season...if you know how to work the look. We spotted three new faux-fur pieces that can you can easily add to your closet, and we'll show you fun ways style them, too. Read on and find out how you can have a lot more fun with fur–faux, of course.
Wearing faux fur doesn't have to be a huge undertaking. Replace your everyday scarf or collar with a fun faux fur option, and find out how easy it is to fake it. If you have a chilly office, you'll be glad you tried this look.
A faux fur vest is a versatile piece you can rely on as a traditional layer for warmth, or have a little more fun and pair it with your favorite hit-the-town pieces for an outfit that will turn heads. We'd wear this sweet-but-tough ensemble to try a hot new West Loop resto. What about you?
W118 by Walter Baker Barry Faux Fur Vest, $148, available at The Outnet. T By Alexander Wang Silk-charmeuse maxi dress, $86.40 (originally $270), available at Net-A-Porter. Faux Leather Jacket, $49.95, available at H&M. Dannijo Hamish Bracelet, $198, available at Dannijo. Large Clutch Bag, $79.99 (originally $129), available at Zara. Boutique 9 Jacqueline Pumps, $140, available at Shopbop.
You've got a closet full of coats and jackets, but don't skip adding a cozy-chic faux fur option to the mix. This outfit is mellow enough for your weekend brunch plans, but polished enough for after-work drinks, too.
Alice + Olivia Faux Fur Jacket, $330, available at Shopbop. Slit Back Chiffon Shirt, $72, available at Topshop. J Brand Denim 912 low-rise pencil-leg jeans, $185, available at Net-A-Porter. Marc by Marc Jacobs Claude Inverted Facet Studs, $48, available at Zappos Couture. Steve Madden Tanngoo Wedge, $79.95, available at Steve Madden.