Winter is for snuggling up under blankets and getting cozy in your comfiest clothes, but your cold-weather garb doesn’t have to be comprised of only hoodies and sweats. Sure, you might miss your summer tanks and sundresses, but you can still look your best, even when the snow is falling. Winter is the perfect time to wear some of the cutest fashions and accessories. Scarves, boots, and sweaters – what could be betteR?
Putting together complete outfits takes time though, and in a busy schedule, fashion sometimes drops to the bottom of your to-do list. Plus, buying new clothes for the winter can be pretty pricey, especially during the holiday season when you have so many other purchases to make. Never fear – we here at Seams and Scissors have done it all for you! Check out our Winter Fashion Inspiration: Adorable Ensembles You Can Make. We have put together our favorite free skirt patterns, sewn tops, scarves, bags, and more so that you can create your own beautiful winter wardrobe. Whether you need professional clothes for the workplace, a casual outfit for the weekend, or a fancy party ensemble, we have the perfect outfit to keep you stylish and trendy this winter.
Professional Winter Work Attire
Break away from boring slacks and button downs with this fashion-forward outfit. This Chic Lacy Top will have you dreaming of snowy winter wonderlands. Pair it with this professional, elegant Anthropologie Work Skirt that is made of a thick, woolly material that will keep you warm even as the temperatures drop. Top your ensemble off with a colorful cardigan such as this Cardigan Made From Sweater to add a pop to an otherwise basic outfit. Sling this gorgeous wintery white handbag over your arm and you’ll be the envy of all the women at the water cooler. This simple outfit is a sleek and chic winter look that will keep you cozy without sacrificing your style.
Dress for A Cozy Casual Weekend Outing
Beat the cold while you are running errands or catching up with friends in this simple, yet pretty ensemble. Make this Surprisingly Simple Sweater Dress out of a thrifty men’s sweater for a cute piece that won’t break the bank. Wear your sweater dress with bright, patterned leggings, like these Comfy and Quick DIY Leggings – or, for a more basic look, opt for a solid colored pair. Finally, add the ultimate winter accessory: a beautiful, feminine scarf that makes you look gorgeous while also keeping you toasty warm. This All The Trimmings Scarf adds a sweet, pretty touch to your winter outfit. You’ll feel so snuggly as you sip a coffee or shop til you drop on a blustery winter afternoon.
Be the Star of the Holiday Party
Get glammed up for that Christmas party in this beautiful outfit. Start with the chic, easy-to-sew Tulle Snowball Skirt, which will bring to mind an idyllic snow-covered countryside. Add some elegance with this Fog Fairy Top from Crafty Cupboard. Put the finishing touch on your ensemble with the DIY Fancy Lace Clutch. You are sure to be the star of the party with this outfit that is holiday themed without being tacky or over the top.