Outfits for Fashion Shows: It is an exciting offer to receive the invite for a fashion show especially if it is your first time. You can finally showcase your passion for fashion and going over the top is finally allowed. Each year we see different styles and themes followed by our favorite fashion bloggers and the celebrities and it is like a dream come true to finally style your first outfit for the fashion week.
If you have any outrageous prints and vibrant colored garments that you have been reluctant to try till yet, it is time to bring them to the light and proudly stroll around in them. We have gathered 30 different styles that you can try for your next fashion week invitation and probably you can find a style that you can call your own.
What to wear for Fashion Shows
Here are a few tips to get you ready:
- Pay attention to the location and weather of the location you are attending the fashion show at which can give you hints about your outfit choice.
- Find outfits relevant to your budget as you are there to enjoy the show without going bankrupt over fancy clothes.
- Keep your footwear comfortable and choose comfort over style so that you won’t get injured or hurting feet.
- Invest in a cute handbag that is versatile so it can be used again. However, don’t carry an oversized bag instead carry a smart clutch or purse.
- Prepare a nice pose that you can immediately strike in case you are asked for photographs.
- Applaud openly and encourage the designer’s efforts.
↓ 30. Fuzzy Faux Fur Attire
If you are thinking cozy and extremely trendy too, well grab a faux fur coat and you are ready to go. Once considered as a priced and luxe item used by a chosen few, it is now not so off the charts. You can either chose to wear a really funky and bold yeti-style fuzzy faux fur jacket or one that is a little more practical and less fluff. Fur jackets perfectly complement both bold dresses and patterned pants and you can create a million different looks with this piece. You can get your hands on this funky fur jacket here and the bright red dress here. We highly recommend that you check out our earlier post on Outfits with Faux Fur Coats.
↓ 29. Animal Print Outfit
Bring out the tigress in you with an audacious animal print outfit. You can either use one piece of this brilliant print like these statement denim pants paired with a graphic white tee and a leather jacket or a full outfit that totally embraces this theme. You can never have too much of animal print and it will surely make you stand out in the crowd.
↓ 28. Faux Leather Leggings
If you are siding with an all-black look, do it with grace. Faux leather leggings are super smart because they hug you in all the right places and can be dressed up for a fancy look. A combination of these panelled black leggings and black and silver sequin striped top are lethal with black heels and silver earrings. Let your hair loose and enjoy the show. You can carry a silver bejewelled clutch for the show. You can find these leggings here and the shirt here.
↓ 27. Strong Power Suit Game
Entice with a hot pink power suit with a sharp V-neck and whether you choose to wear a power suit in feminine pink or crazy neon, you can totally rock this look. You can make this look casual with sneakers and a ponytail or extremely classy with a buttoned-up look and hair falling down your shoulders.
↓ 26. Going Metallic
Add edgy to your basic with a beautiful metallic skirt whether it is a mini one or pleated midi one. There are so many options of combinations that will go well with this skirt. You can choose a plain turtleneck shirt with thigh-high boots for winter or an off-shoulder top and gladiators for summer fashion shows. You can get this metallic gold skirt here. Also have a look at these 26 Best Ideas on How To Wear Metallic Outfits For Girls.
↓ 25. Team Up with a Friend
Forget the idea of individual dressing and instead opt for choosing a theme and following it with your friends. It would be fun to try and experiment with as you and your friends will have unique fashion tastes and preference and it would be cool to see how each one of your follow the theme successfully. This theme can be in terms of colors or prints or whatever seems fun to you.
↓ 24. What to Wear in the Winter Fashion Show
Winter fashion shows appearance means you can easily layer up with comfort and style. Choose your layers selectively and don’t go overboard with it. A neutral sweater is the best option to start with along with teddy coats that have been very popular this year along with black pants. Wear a crossbody purse with this attire and black boots and you can stroll your way into any fashion show.
↓ 23. Tall Girl Fashion
For a tall girl, with long legs, the question that arises in everyone’s mind is aren’t you so lucky? However, sometimes you can feel stressed out while selecting dresses. Go for something that will go best with your figure and our best bet is that wear a pretty jumpsuit. With a defined waist and a cute ribbon bow at the front, you can totally depend on a great jumpsuit. Wear a cute faux fur scarf for jumpsuits styling in fall. For winters, you can wear jumpsuits with some gorgeous cardigan or coat. Wear nude heels to give off elegant vibes.
↓ 22. How to Layer a Dress
We are always looking out for dresses and wearing them without a second thought whether it is a little black dress or a summery maxi dress. However, when attending a fashion show, you want to just do something extra with that plain old dress. Here is how layering and add something extra can work its magic. Either go with something smart like draping a vibrant cardigan or blazer over your shoulders or wear a large statement bow on the waist to highlight your gorgeous silhouette.
↓ 21. Parisian Chic Attire
↓ 20. Fabulous Spring Time Ensemble
Vibrant hues and bold floral prints are what spring is all about and let that show in your choice of ensemble for the fashion show. Be casually brilliant with a floral dress or skirt and pair it up with a shirt or cardigan that brings out the colors of the skirt/dress. You can find this favorite skirt of ours here.
↓ 19. Love Affair with Summer Dress
Summer dresses and finally being able to shed layers upon layers of garments is a relief for all of us. For a summer fashion show, go for softer fabrics that are flowy and breathable. Linen is the perfect fabric for summer dresses and you should choose a nice hat and sunglasses when you are out and about.
↓ 18. Vibrant Patterns
Wearing different vibrant patterns can sometimes really work in your favor. This beautiful plaid dress is an example and sometimes you can cleverly use two separate prints to make the perfect outfit.
↓ 17. Going Hipster
Flared jeans can now be brought back to life as you pair them up with a bright colored blazer and neutral shirt for a hippy look.
↓ 16. All Pink Outfit
↓ 15. Going Monochromatic
↓ 14. Crop Tops
Wear crop tops or crop sweater with a jacket and high-waisted patterned pants and beret cap for winter fashion shows. Here are 25 Cute Ways to Wear Crop Tops This Season.
↓ 13. Retro Dress
Pull back the time when bold macro polka dot print was loved by everyone and you can wear those comfortable heels and feel ladylike and all feminine.
↓ 12. Statement with Velvet
↓ 11. Bold Jumpsuits
↓ 10. Tulle for a Feminine Touch
You might have been hiding a tulle skirt in your closet and thinking of that perfect Carrie Bradshaw moment to wear it, so here is your chance. A layered tulle skirt looks adorable with a statement top and a structured blazer along with a chunky belt on the waist. You are allowed to go with over the top and eccentric accessories to carry this look with panache.
↓ 9. Mesh Top with Pants
Sheer mesh tops are perfect to pair up in several different styles and transparent tops are not such a bad thing. If you feel reluctant to show off some skin, there are ways to wear these tops in the most refined and chic manner. For summer, you can wear them with off-shoulder sweetheart neckline shirts and for fall, you can wear a leather jacket with them. High-waisted pants look amazing with sheer tops. Wear comfortable loafers with this attire for a classy appearance.
↓ 8. Pop of Color
Style appeal for colorful outfits is high at fashion shows. However, if you are not such a fan of wearing colorful outfits, the best way to go about it is to select either a black and white outfit or something monochromatic and then pair it with a loud pop of color. This pop of color can come from a cardigan, blazer or even from a piece of accessories like jewelry, sunglasses or purse.
↓ 7. Styling Blazer
Every woman needs a strong blazer in her corner, that can go well with most dresses and is easy to style. This fashionable red check blazer is awesome for a fashion show in London and you can add a beautiful red beret cap and printed tights to the mix for a graceful look. Do check out this amazing collection of ideas on What to Wear with Printed Blazer.
↓ 6. Lace Cover-up
Lace coverups are very popular and have this boho-chic vibe around them. When you don’t want to go overboard with your dress or want to pull out the last minute perfect outfit, a lace cover-up is perfect as you can wear it upon any shirt and denim shorts combination and you will surely turn eyes in your direction.
↓ 5. Ethnic Vibes
The best thing to do is to bring a little piece of your culture to the fashion show along with you. Choose some ethnic prints or pieces that are unique to your culture like a head wrap, kaftan, kimono, saree or anything that can be worn in a modern way. You can even create a great outfit with the perfect twist on east meets west.
↓ 4. Dramatic Appearance
If you like to make dramatic entrances, nothing will give you as much pleasure as an asymmetrical high low dress in bold hues. With a sexy off-shoulder style and A-line silhouette, it gives you that Cinderella kind of a feel for a great evening ahead. Wear it with gladiator heels in a bold matching color and you are already the star of the evening. You can get a similar dress here.
↓ 3. Executing Holographic Attire Perfectly
If none of the above styles has caught your fancy and nothing is super eccentric, wait till you get your hands on holographic pieces of clothing. You can sure sparkle and stand out in this super cool attire. Wear a holographic shirt or blazer with long sleeves and a checkboard skirt for an alluring look. You can also wear this shirt with cropped black denim shorts for an edgy look.
↓ 2. Using Accessories the Right Way
Accessories need to be your priority while going to a fashion show because they can reflect your taste and show off how trendy you are. Every season, new accessories are introduced and for now, we can give you the advice of what can work best. Classy and feminine hats will always be your best bet and the floppier the better.
Sunglasses are optional and people do try to add more funk with statement sunglasses but you can skip them if you need to.
Choose the style of the purse that is perfect to carry your stuff and is modern in style. Birdcage purses are very in these days and they are so versatile that you can carry them with almost any outfit.
Go for statement necklaces, chokers and chunky earrings for the show in case you are dressing in a simpler fashion and try to use subtle jewelry if you want to make a statement with your dress.
↓ 1. Over the Top Footwear
Choose comfortable footwear when attending a fashion show but that doesn’t mean you can get over the top with it? Flaunt your luxurious self in golden metallic oversized shoes or something equally glam. Take the weather and the duration in the account, and then choose the footwear so you won’t be uncomfortable.