Camouflage or camo isn’t exactly a very girly print. It’s what soldiers and men (and some women) in the military wear. Or, at least, that’s what the print is known for. But although camo seem masculine and tough, the truth is, it looks better on women than it does on men. It’s all just a matter of how you style it. Whether you opt for a grunge, girly, or military inspired look, camouflage clothing is making a fashion statement that can’t be ignored. This print is such a big trend this season that you don’t want to pass on it because you’re not sure how to wear it. So, here are some chic street style looks to show you how to wear camouflage and how to add a touch of mystery and complexity to your outfits. I’m pretty sure you can use these ideas this fall.
2 Quick Tips for Camo Prints
- Camo prints look edgy and masculine so balance them with very feminine, pretty pieces: think lace, pleats, sequins, gold jewelry, high heels, …
- Camo prints stands out so let them be the main focus of your outfit. Wear camo prints with simple pieces in neutral colors. Nude is a great option!
Most popular on t-shirt, jacket, or jeans, camo print is easy to wear. You can also add a dose of camouflage print to your look by adding a few camo print accessories. A camouflage print clutch would be a fun addition, as well as things like watches and scarves.
Camouflage often comes in dark and earthy colors like green, khaki and brown so you tend to pair it with other neutrals as well which, let’s be honest, can sometimes turn out into a boring outfit. So, if you really want to make a statement, rock camo print in a bright color like orange or light blues.
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Pattern mixing is one of my favorite things in an outfit, and stripes work well with camo. Wear a striped blouse alone, or layer with a jacket or sweater to add depth.
These are just a few ways to wear this iconic print. If you don’t already own a pair of camo pants or camo jacket now is the time to go out and buy it. What’s your favorite way to wear camo? Let me know in the comments below!