Style Guide: Overshirts

Style Guide: Overshirts

It’s that time of year again where many of us are just a little unsure about how to dress. The weather could be sunny one minute and be pouring down with rain the next. That’s why this season is all about layers, and an essential for layering is the overshirt. Overshirts are a staple for keeping warm yet on-trend during this hard-to-dress-for season.

At Tessuti, we have overshirts of all kinds and we’re here to give you our style guide of some of our favourites so that you can level up your layering game. From bold colours to striking textures, we have an overshirt for everyone.

The ‘Everday’ Overshirt

We’re starting off simple with this MA.STRUM Pocket Zip Overshirt. With it’s minimalist design, it’s a great piece for those looking for something they can just grab and go. The zip also means you can quickly fasten it up when the cold hits, and it features a large chest pocket for any small essentials.

The ‘All Eyes On Me’ Overshirt

There’s no denying that you’ll be centre of attention with this bright orange number from Stone Island, who have a broad range of shirts to choose from this season. But this isn’t just a fashion statement. It combines style with practicality. Made from pure cotton, the shirt is lightweight and offers two large slanted front panel pockets to keep your hands tucked away from the cold. Team with black trousers and a simple crew neck to make the shirt the key piece to your outfit.

The ‘Technical’ Overshirt

Here we present to you the Smock Overshirt from CP Company, with practical features to keep you protected from the elements. Featuring two clip pockets on the chest, you can keep your belongings close and clipped securely away when on the move and the adjustable hood and button up neck will hide you from the cold when needed, or can be buttoned down during more mild days. And if this isn’t quite for you but you like the practicality, CP Company have many similar designs to choose from in a variety of colourways.

The ‘Metallic’ Overshirt

Looking to add some texture to your wardrobe? The blue overshirt from Stone Island will add depth and interest with its blue nylon metal outer; which Stone Island claims to be one of their most versatile fabrics. Treated to give mild wind protection and water resistance, this overshirt combines practicality with fashion in an unrivalled way.

The ‘Corduroy’ Overshirt

Corduroy is a timeless fabric. It adds subtle texture to your outfit whilst also adding warmth. This overshirt from Tommy Hilfiger incorporates a touch of colour with it’s brown heavy-corduroy outer. The two panel chest pockets combined with the collar and button up fastening makes this more formal than the rest of the overshirts mentioned, and works great for transitioning from day to night as well as summer to autumn.

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