New season wardrobe updates for your little ones
As the new season clicks into gear, kids' wardrobes will likely be in need of a mini update to accommodate the temperature drop. Rather than merely adding 'buy kids warm clothes' to your to-do list, have some fun with this, and get them involved in creating cute outfits for all sorts of occasions. Here are a few outfit thoughtstarters to help get their autumn style sorted.
A new season calls for new styles and trends, like matching hair accessories or headwear and trims of sheepskin (even if it's faux). The below outfits are perfect for the transition into those colder days- a light dress can still be suitable for autumn days when paired with an adorable mini trench. While the days may be getting shorter and slightly darker, steering clear of moody colours will make for an uplifting start to the season.
Soon enough you will start to find yourself rummaging through drawers (or under beds) for jumpers to keep them warm on chilly evenings. It isn’t winter yet, though, so opt for lightweight knits and layer up with a jacket when the cold truly sets in. When it comes to knitted jumpers don’t be afraid to buy a size bigger if you think that they can get another season out of the piece- knits don’t have to fit perfectly to look good.
Pictured on the left: Stretch jeans in a casual wash - BROWN 3 from Esprit, Nelson Knit – Graphite from Cotton On Kids, Speckle Knit Beanie from Country Road, Scooter sneakers from Clarks, Blizzard Wash Tee from The Academy Brand
Pictured on the right: Lurex Knit Beanie from Country Road, Gingham Knit Scarf from Country Road, Spot Knit Pullover from Country Road, Jacquard pattern, knit cotton blend dress from Esprit, Pancho Boot (Bronze) from Shoes & Sox
Little leather looks
Kid’s are guaranteed to have fun with this rock style and make it their own. There are plenty of leather jackets arriving in stores, so finding the right style is a cinch. Let them choose a graphic tee to go underneath and then finish off the look with a pair of jeans - look for acid or dark washed and zip detailing.
Pictured on the left: Biker jacket with jersey hood from H&M, Short Sleeve Tee - Phantom Wash/Run Dmc from Cotton on Kids, Denim Jean from Country Road, Ct As Shield Hi Yth (Dark Grey) from Shoes & Sox, Rip Curl Boys Braasher Watch from City Beach
In transitional seasons, shorts and a top are still comfrotable, especially if kids are running around all day at preschool or on a social playdate. Just keep a pair of enclosed shoes and a jumper on hand in case the weather turns unexpectedly.
Pictured on the left: Multi Stripe Tee from Witchery, Used Paisley Backpack from City Beach, Hooked On Elastic Short Runts from Rusty, Solid Rib Henley from Country Road, Pro Leather '76 Ox Youth (Grey/white) from Shoes & Sox
Pictured on the right: Sporty Chambray Short from Country Road, Foil Star Swing Tee from Witchery, Denim Heart Sweat from Country Road, Kicker G from Clarks, Glitter Spot Backpack from Country Road, Party Hairclips from Cotton on Kids