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Twist Style Friday: Parapluie

Every Friday we feature one of the garments from the magazine in a post about styling. We suggest different ways to wear the garment in question using mock-ups from Polyvore. We encourage readers to tell us what they think about these outfits via our Facebook page or Twitter, and if folks want to make their own outfits, please tweet them at us with the hashtag #twiststyle. You can find all of the Style Friday posts here.



Hi there Twistfans! Thanks for joining me an another adventure down the sartorial rabbit-hole. This week, we spend a little time with one of the snuggliest, most lovely tops- the elegant tunic Parapluie.


Parapluie


This combo, tunic-leggings-boots, is pretty classic, and literally anyone can wear it. It tends to be a fairly casual look, but I put together a few combinations in this vein that could travel to a few different sorts of occasions. Whether you're dining with friends, attending an evening event, or sipping hot cocoa at a ski chalet, Parapluie might just be your best friend. Observe:


Leggings and Boots with Parapluie

You could also rock this top with jeans and chucks, or basic solid leggings and cowboy boots. A big belt or a chunky necklace makes sure it doesn't look like loungewear. Just because this sweater is cozy doesn't mean you can't wear it in a dressier way- especially in a solid neutral color, this shape is elegant and lends itself well to looks with long clean lines. Check it out.


Parapluie goes out on the town

A skirt that hugs your hips, a structured bag, and a little something metallic bring this top right into evening territory. With solids it gives a nice colorblocking effect, but you can also use it as an opportunity to showcase a loud pattern or a piece of statement jewelry. These looks showcase a habit of mine- turning tops into dresses! I think this sweater is really perfect to travel with in cooler temperatures, since it can be pretty and functional in so many contexts.


How would you wear your Parapluie?