Tweed is originally an Irish and British piece of clothing. It was primarily used for making outdoor clothes, such as hunter jackets or pants. The main reason for that was because this material is both water-resistant and very durable.
Ater Coco Chanel has used the tweed for the famous collection of blazer and skirts, other big brands in the fashion industry started using it as well.
If you think that this material is still reserved only for hunters, you are not quite right. It is still used in Britain, and the fashion girls adore it! Few seasons back, the tweed skirt has returned on the runway shows, and it dominated every season from then.
I’ve chosen some of the best outfit ideas to show you how to wear this traditional garment.
Scroll down to see how you can style your tweed skirt!
French do it best, right? The famous French fashion gang adores the tweed skirts and coats.
If you like this look, it is very easy to “copy” it. Pair your favorite black sweater with the tweed skirt and put on the black ankle boots.
Baby pink outfit? Why not! This color looks so nice when it is on a tweed garment.
Combine it with the transparent ruffled shirt in the white and baby pink color. By wearing this outfit you will get the real romantic look. A great option for dinners with your significant other.
As I already said, the origins of tweed as clothing material came from the Great Britain. With this trench coat on, you can head right into the fashion heart of the country – London.
Put on a blue shirt, and you will be able to wear this outfit bot in the office and for casual events after the work hours.
As you can see in the picture above, this cute polka dot tights come in a great mix of warm and cold colors! Blue sweater looks like it is handmade knit, and skirt is in warm violet color.
You can combine this outfit with over-the-knee boots, and you will have the casual outfit for fall days.
I love this mix of super elegant and sports garments. Usually, you will see fashionistas combine sneakers with the elegant clothing, just like in this outfit.
I don’t know about you, but if it is comfortable wearing this combo, I am in for it! As you can see, high heels are not a must-have for every outfit.
A-line skirt made of tweed is a great for combining, especially if you love this cut. In the outfit above, you can see the amazing mix of patterns, like snakeskin tweed and knit.
If you are not a big fan of mixing this much, go with a shirt or sweater in a bright color. If you go with a shirt you can wear the knitted sweater.
Everybody founds suits a very elegant outfit choice. It is true, but it doesn’t have to be that way. The perfect tweed suit is something that you need to have in your closet, because It is eternal piece of clothing. You can wear it throughout day and night, and even wear it for some elegant events.
This a simple and yet very interesting and chic outfit. The midi button-down skirt combined with black turtleneck is great for the business meetings, and for other types of formal events.
Black stilettos are making this outfit look pretty and fabulous. If you want to appear more casual, change heels with flat ankle boots.
If you liked the mixing in the previous outfit ideas, you will surely like this one too.
In this one, modern crop top is combined with high-waist pencil skirt, made of tweed. If you want to be even more matchy you can put on a blazer in the same tweed pattern as the skirt.
Do you want to look casual and chic at the same time? It’s easy, add a cotton white tee to you tweed combination! It will look like you didn’t spend any time dressing up. The interesting thing is that this wrapped skirt goes perfectly well with the red belt around the waist.
This is one really unusual look. The yellow color of the skirt gives this outfit the color block sens, while the rest of the garments are in blue and black color.
One more thing which is very interesting about this outfit is the cut of jacket. If you are planning to wear something like this, all eyes will be on you!
If you think that I am over exaggerating by mentioning thigh high boots all the time, I have a good reason for it. They are perfect for combining with pretty much everything! You just need to be creative and to include them in all your outfits.
In the photo above you can see the oversized sweater and tweed skirt combo, which is perfect for colder fall days. Add a little bag and black over the knee boots to it, and you can walk down the streets all day long.
Casual, yet an elegant outfit. It consists of black cashmere sweater, white Peter Pan collar and tweed skirt. This collar is very nice and gives the outfit a romantic sense. Put on some nice black flats or moccasins and you will have an outfit ready for everyday occasions.
Tweed seems to be a perfect material for colder days. Depending on your own style and preferences you can choose the best way to make an outfit that will include a tweed skirt. I gave you some of the ideas how to do it with sneakers, oversized sweaters, crop tops or thigh-high boots.
I really hope you will find something for yourself, and that tweed skirt will find a permanent place in your wardrobe.