5 fashion trends for Winter

Winter is officially here. While winter is not always a season of choice, one thing that works in its favour is that it provides more opportunity to experiment with winter trends. Here are some affordable fashion trends that you can try this winter:


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Knitwear is a winter must-have. Pair knits with a blazer, jeans or a shirt dress for a perfect combo on a day out with friends, or at the office. You can shop knitwear from R200 at Exact!

Activewear sets

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Activewear sets are super comfy and a must have this winter. Whether you’re looking for some weekend wear outfit ideas, something quick to throw on after gym or comfy outfits for running errands, active sets are the go-to. Active sets can be found at Mr Price and ranges from R120-250.

Textured jackets

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These fluffy coats continue to be a favourite fashion item, and this season is no exception. From classic neutrals such as black or brown to chic animal prints, textured jackets will complete any outfit you wear. You can find them at Mr Price from R249.

Lace-up boots

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Lace-up boots will keep you warm, in style, all winter long. You can pair these up with skinny jeans, midi skirts or even a pair of leggings, whichever style works for you. Team these with your weekend wardrobe for a look that’ll turn heads. These boots can be found at The Fix for R399.

Statement Bags

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Accessories can make or break an outfit- they’re a great way to dress up your outfit and add colour. Statement bags come in different shapes, colours as well as sizes- plus they come in handy for carrying your winter essentials!. Make a statement with bags such as these at Legit from R150.

Winter fashion doesn’t have to be boring or bland. There are many bold, exciting pieces you can wear to look fashionable while keeping warm. Don’t be afraid to experiment with the different textures and designs!

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