It can be difficult to know what to wear in December when cold weather is undeniable and your schedule is packed. With freezing days to navigate, get-togethers to go to, big meals to eat (stretchy trousers are really the dream ticket), glitzy parties to attend (even if your numbers are small), workdays to still power through (wherever you may be carrying them out) and some cosy lounging moments to enjoy, multiple trendy winter outfits are required—this we know. Assembling them, however, is a different story. Striking the perfect balance between being warm and looking stylish isn’t an easy task, but don’t worry. We have a solution.
We’ve looked to the stylish people we follow on Instagram to bring you some much-needed outfit inspiration for the month ahead. Whether your old winter coat needs replacing or you’re looking for ensembles that you can wear from your home-office desk direct to last-minute drinks on a Friday night, our chic friends have got you. Scroll on to see exactly what to wear in December, and you’ll see out the year on fashion form.
Monikh Dale’s coat is proving to be one of the season’s most popular picks.
A chic wash and a great cut—what more could you ask for?
Vagabond shoes are a favourite of Kendall Jenner and Katie Holmes.
A coat you’ll wear season after season.
It’s rare to find a cable-knit jumper dress, which makes this one so special.
Such a beautiful colour.
This is so versatile you’ll wear it throughout the winter season.
Pair this cream skirt with grey knitted tights if you need extra warmth.
A great way to tap into the combat-boot trend without spending a fortune.
We’ve got our eye on this Zara suit for Christmas parties.
Pair these trousers with camel for a very stylish colour combination.
These boots will work with jeans and dresses alike.
Abi Marvel’s exact co-ord might be sold out, but this Free People option is just as sleek.
A pair of gold hoops will go a long way in making you feel polished in your loungewear.
Can you imagine how cosy these slip-ons are?
We can think up so many ways to wear this cashmere cardigan.
Dark indigo jeans always make a comeback for winter.
These boots are nothing short of sublime.
Everyone needs a grey jumper in their wool collection.
Change up your usual jeans outfits with some grey-wash strides.
Prada’s loafers are one of the most in-demand footwear buys of 2021.
The hoodie gets a very sleek update in greige cashmere.
Give your knitted outfit depth by opting for different textures.
Such impressive boots for the price.
The texture, the colour, the silhouette—this coat is great on every single level.
These flattering leather trousers also come in a rich chocolate shade.
Sock boots will make any winter outfit you wear feel that bit more glamorous.
A coat you’ll look forward to wearing each and every year.
This is a bona fide winter style staple. If you don’t already own a black roll-neck, rectify that ASAP.
Look for little updates, such as vents or pleats, to make a simple miniskirt more impactful.
This cropped style is ideal for wearing with high-waist trousers and skirts.
Cable-knit jumpers are huge this season.
Wide-leg trousers allow you to wear even knee-high boots underneath without anyone being the wiser.