For many of us, 2018 was a doozy, but we here at Brit + Co are ready to hit refresh in 2019! Follow our Hit Refresh series through January and February for new ideas, hacks, and skills that will help you achieve (and maintain!) those New Year’s resolutions.
You have your go-to outfit formulas
you turn to in a pinch. While there's nothing wrong with a standard pullover and jeans
, the new year is all about starting fresh. So why not mix it up a bit? To inspire that new vibe, we're highlighting eight uniforms the fashion crowd is wearing on repeat right now. Don't be intimidated; the outfit ideas coming your way are trend-forward, but they're actually simple to pull off. Keep scrolling to find your new 2019 look!
Tone It Down: Neutrals and earth tones will be all the rage in 2019, so test them out with a muted palette featuring a blazer, a simple tee, trousers, and white booties. (Photo via Christian Vierig/Getty)
One and Done: When you don't have time to think, follow this style setter's lead and go for your most statement-making dress like this one with the mixed patterns. Simply toss it on, add a pair of ankle boots, and you're all set. (Photo via Claudio Lavenia/Getty)
Red Hot: An easy way to dial up your favorite dress is to incorporate a bold coat and fun accessories for serious impact. (Photo via Christian Vierig/Getty)
Layer On: Tossing on a utility jacket is a no-fail way to make whatever you're wearing feel that much cooler. We're loving it over a plaid skirt and knee-high boots. (Photo via Christian Vierig/Getty)
Suit Up: If you need something easy yet polished, don't underestimate a statement suit. Just like this fashion girl is showcasing, the perfect style only needs a simple pair of shoes to achieve that "power look" in an instant. (Photo via Edward Berthelot/Getty)
Going for a coordinating set is a street-style-approved hack for instant polish. For 2019, ensure you're also adding of-the-moment accessories like a white bag, mules, and a belt. Pro Tip: Zara
is actually bursting with a variety of stylish coordinating sets. (Photo via Christian Vierig/Getty)
Check Out: Yes, you will be checked out if you take a cue from this street style star by going for a strong plaid coat with skinnies and colorful boots. (Photo via Edward Berthelot/Getty)
Dress Up: A favorite formula among fashion girls everywhere, wearing a dress over pants is not only simple (requiring just two pieces!) but also elevated and sophisticated. (Photo via Edward Berthelot/Getty)
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