Trend report: Overalls are back

BRONWYN WILLIAMS
Last updated 13:09 27/11/2012

Related Links

Trend report: Soft military Trend report: Sports mesh Trend report: Sunglasses for men Trend report: Visors Trend report: Fifties flirt Trend report: Goodbye skinny pants Trend report: Animalia

Relevant offers

Fashion

Venom and Hokonui Awards team up for collaborative exhibition NZ and international Olympic uniforms through the years Former model Christina Estrada's massive divorce settlement request Did Vanessa Hudgens cross a cultural line? Japan's women urged to wear high heels to lift confidence We're hooked on this fashion blogger's hijab work looks Adidas relaunches Gazelle sneaker with Kate Moss Falling pound could give Kiwi online shoppers more clout Colombian designer's bulletproof fashion Tributes flow for street photographer Bill Cunningham

Be afraid, be very afraid: overalls are back in fashion. Whether you're horrified or excited by this news, there's no denying the fast-growing popularity of the all-in-one.

This time round though we're not talking denim butt-saggers, but their more glamorous cousin. Slim-fitting jumpsuits in luxury fabrics are proving to be a great option for evening wear - they're different, easy to wear and (in this classy version) flattering.

When shopping for overalls look for a style that fits like your trousers would fit in the hips and bottom, and is the correct height in the torso. If you're taller or shorter than average, then look for styles with adjustable straps to fit the length of your body.

Dressy overalls can be worn on their own or over the top of a sheer blouse or embellished shirt. Mix up your look with the addition of belts and brooches - perfect for the party season. 

Will you be brave enough to wear them?

 

Ad Feedback

- Stuff

Comments

Special offers
Opinion poll

Who was your best dressed of the week?

Heidi Klum

Pia Miller

Hannah Tointon

Taylor Schilling

Tia Mowry

Charlotte Le Bon

The meh - Megan Fox

Vote Result

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content