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Men's Guide to Transitioning Their Winter Wardrobes to Spring

Posted Mar 3rd, 2023 in All News, Fundamental Style, Personal Style, Spring & Summer, Style Knowledge

Spring is a time for renewal, and that includes refreshing your wardrobe. For men, transitioning from winter to spring can be as simple as replacing a few key pieces. We've provided tips to help you transition your winter wardrobe to spring.

Men's Guide to Transitioning Winter Wardrobe to Spring, King & Bay Custom Clothing, Toronto, Canada

Winter to Spring Wardrobe Transition Tips for Men

Spring is just around the corner, which means it's time to start thinking about transitioning your winter wardrobe. For men, this can be a bit of a challenge, as the weather can be unpredictable during this time of year. However, with a few key pieces and some strategic layering, you can easily make the transition from winter to spring.

Spring Forward: Updating Your Style for the New Season

Tip 1: Layer Your Garments

Spring weather can be unpredictable, so it's important to dress in layers. Start with a lightweight base layer, such as a polo shirt, and add a cashmere sweater or cardigan as the top layer. This will allow you to easily adjust your outfit based on the temperature throughout the day.

Tip 2: Replace Heavy Outerwear

As the weather warms up, it's time to retire your heavy winter coat and replace it with a lighter jacket. A denim or bomber jacket can be a great choice for spring, as they provide some warmth without feeling too heavy.

Tip 3: Incorporate Lighter Colours

Winter clothes tend to be darker and heavier, so try incorporating lighter colours into your wardrobe for spring. Pastels, earth tones, and brighter shades can all help to lighten up your outfits and give them a more seasonal feel.

Tip 4: Don't Forget About Your Pants

Replace your heavy wool pants for lighter fabrics like cotton or linen. Men can still wear pants in darker colours, but they should ensure they're made with a lighter fabrics that are breathable.

Tip 5: Opt for Lighter Footwear

There is a variety of footwear men can choose from that are ideal for spring weather. Winter boots can be replaced with ankle boots, chukkas, dessert boots, and loafers. Ankle boots are a great transitional shoe because they provide some coverage and warmth without feeling too heavy. Men should opt for styles in lighter colours or fabrics like suede or leather. Chukkas are a great alternative to heavy winter boots and can be worn with both jeans and trousers. Chukkas in lighter colours such as beige, taupe, or navy are perfect for the spring season. Desert boots are another great option for spring as they're lightweight and breathable. Look for styles in suede or leather in colours like tan, navy, or olive. Finally, loafers are a classic spring shoe and can be worn with everything from chinos to shorts. Choose styles in suede or leather and opt for lighter colours like tan, beige, or navy.

By following these tips, men can easily transition their winter wardrobe to spring. 

If you're ready for a spring wardrobe consultation, contact us.

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