This Puffer Jacket Trend Is All Over Instagram
Come January, it can be tough to feel motivated. It's no easy feat feeling perky when the sun decides to peek through your blinds once a week, and it gets dark at 4:30pm, before you've even had your last meeting for the day. One way to cure the winter blues? When it's time to brave the cold, consider swapping out a neutral coat for a fun printed puffer jacket. OK, it won't quite banish all the gloom that winter brings, however, choosing lively outerwear will certainly add some much-needed excitement to your daily to-do list.
Thanks to luxury labels like The Row, Peter Do, and Totême, minimalism has served as the epitome of high-fashion outerwear — offering up everything from structured wool jackets to versatile trench coats. But a neutral jacket doesn't possess the same smile-inducing effect as something bright and playful. In fact, a colorful, abstract printed puffer can immediately amp up an entire look and serve as a focal point. Whether you choose a loud floral pattern or go for subtle pastel polka dots, you're sure to make a big statement.
If you're sold on a printed puffer jacket, ahead, find 10 cool outfits to recreate this winter. For an extra mood boost, accessorize with bold hues.
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Printed Puffer Jacket Outfit: Make It Stand Out
Make your puffer stand out by wearing it with a matching set in a neutral like tan or beige. And for your accessories, opt for black or navy blue, which also allow the coat to be front and center.
Printed Puffer Jacket Outfit: Hit The Slopes In Style
Hitting the slopes? Don't forget your eye-catching puffer coat with a sporty feel. Keep your ears nice and toasty with a chic fur hat, and when the time comes, swap your ski boots for insulated, pillowy footwear.
Printed Puffer Jacket Outfit: Stick With The Classics
Houndstooth is one of those classic prints that will always remain in style. Minimalists, this is a look that'll allow you to get in on the trend. Pro tip: match your clutch to the puffer, and for the bottom of your look, keep everything simple by sticking to one color.
Printed Puffer Jacket Outfit: Pastel Printed Ensemble
Though down outerwear tends to skew sporty, if your style is more on the polished end, you can still wear a printed puffer. Choose a subtle pattern (like polka dots) and keep things toned down by opting for soft pastel pants.
Printed Puffer Jacket Outfit: Go Overboard
If standing out from the crowd is your goal, try head-to-toe prints. Clash unexpected colors, and if you're really into a flashy ensemble, choose an entirely different pattern for each article of clothing.
Printed Puffer Jacket Outfit: Florals For Winter
If you were lucky enough to find a store on January 6 to pick up some North Face x Gucci goodies, give yourself a round of applause. But for those who weren't as fortunate, not to worry, you can still rock a puffer from the luxury label. While it's technically a men's jacket, the multicolor style designed with Liberty London works for everyone. A floral jacket will surely lift your spirits in the winter.
Printed Puffer Jacket Outfit: Opt For An Elevated Puffer
In search of a more ladylike option? A puffer with delicate flowers in a pretty pastel blue is exactly what you need. On snowy days, finish off with luxe shearling booties.
Printed Puffer Jacket Outfit: Designer Logo
Though it's been around for a few seasons now, Saks Potts' logo-laden outerwear is still an Instagram favorite. Sport the label's cool puffer jacket with vibrant hues, like orange and green. Then, tie everything together by completing the look with a black and white crossbody.
Printed Puffer Jacket Outfit: Belt It
If you like more of a fitted look, try cinching your jacket in with a belt bag. Not only will you be on-trend, you'll won't have to worry about carrying a heavy tote around with you all day.
Printed Puffer Jacket Outfit: Pair Your Funky Print With Bright Colors
For a cohesive winter look, stick to the same vibrant color scheme. To do this, pick a few colors from your puffer and wear them through the rest of your attire and accessories.
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