Fashion: Alpine chic

By Michiko Hylands

Winter is here and if you’re heading to a fabulous event such as Clicquot in the Snow, you’ll need stylish, snow-worthy ensembles to see you through. From ponchos to pom-pom hats, faux furs to chunky knits, here’s how to nail “alpine chic”.
Here's how to nail alpine chic.
Here's how to nail alpine chic.

From left to right:

1: A faux fur gilet here will keep the cold at bay while adding a luxe touch.

Knitted crepe flare top $159.90
Trim pocket harem pant, $159.90
Bailey Heel in Tan, $219.90
All from Seed Heritage

2: Petite ladies won't be overly swamped in an excess of fabric with this perfectly proportioned poncho.

Geometric fringe poncho $229
Asymmetric luxe tunic $169
Skinny jean $64.90
Diane heel boot in Chestnut $379
All from Country Road

3: Add a rock star edge with thigh-high boots, perfect for kicking about the Alpine village in.

Louise funnel neck knit $164.90
Kathryn high rise skinny jean $119.90
Whitney zip purse $45
Jasmine sneaker $99.90
All from Decjuba

From left to right:

1: For evening drinks around the fire, this oversized knit is a great way to show off a toned set of pins.

Cable sweater in navy fleck $460
Pom-pom beanie in navy fleck $90
Small tote bag $585
Chelsea boot POA
All from Zambesi

2: Break up the demure with a sultry red lip and texturise hair for a messy, "bedhead" look.

Merino able knit jumper in grey $179
Teed culotte $229
Elastic peep-toe shoe-boot $229
All from Karen Millen

3: The midi-hem length of this skirt is flattering on taller ladies who have the height to pull off a flat shoe.

Chunky textured crew merino knit in Wine $299
Chunky textured scarf in Wine $159
Split skirt liquid stone in Day $319
All from Juliette Hogan

4: As the day turns to night, swap the mini skirt for black leather leggings, boots and a studded clutch for extra glam appeal.

Bunny coat $329
Vampire long-sleeved top $79
King mini skirt $149 Vampire Choker $29
All from Ruby

Beauty bar

Kérastase Discipline Curl Idéal Masque $65
Estee Lauder New Dimension Sculpt and Glow Mask $152
Maybelline New York The Blushed Nudes Eyeshadow Palette $29.99
MAC Lightful C Marine Bright Formula Cleanser $58
Linden Leaves Lip Balm with Organic White Tea and Manuka Honey $14.99
Clinique Chubby Stick for Cheeks in Roly Poly Rosy $57

Accessories box

Witchery Cable Gloves $64.90
Karen Walker Superstars Cosmonaut sunglasses $409
Mooi Mickey clutch in Rose Gold on White $155
Witchery Cable Pom Pom Scarf $89.90
Pascoes Sterling Silver CZ Snowflake Pendant $49
Kookai Naomi Beanie $30
Isabel Marant Etoile Bobby Sneaker in chalk $839

- Spy.co.nz

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