Winter Wear for Men: Take Your Pick

When it comes to following the latest fashion trends, men are not far behind the fairer sex. The new metro sexual man is stylish, suave yet retaining that touch of masculinity that makes every girl’s eyes flutter. After all, what’s better than a MAN who knows how to clean up well. With fall just round the corner, there is definitely more than just pullovers for a man to don. In fact, there are a lot of options that boys could play with, experiment a little, mix and match and come out with flying colors, quite literally!

Well, for starters, there’s nothing like the classic pullover. Wear one over a pair of denims and you’re done for the day. Additionally, there’s no such clothing that aids in flaunting the man’s shoulders than a V-Neck. But there’s lots more to the plain, old simple sweaters. A polo neck sweater comes in handy for both a business meeting as well as a casual day out. There’s the zipped pullover which you could wear over a shirt and you’re ready. In fact, this look could even make you chuck the coat and tie at office for once. Then there are the cardigans and the collared sweaters, if you’re looking for something different. The sleeveless pullovers over a crisp shirt also make a man look like a million bucks.

Pullovers do the trick for both pre-fall and high fall according to the fabric. But if it’s something light and easy that you’re looking for, then sweatshirts are the thing for you. Go for the hooded or the non-hooded ones in different colors to complete your winter look. Zipped reversible sweatshirts also seem to have become the latest fad. Since we’re on it, reversible windcheaters are no less in demand. The classic black windcheaters are also among the absolute favorites in winter wear for men.

When it comes to men’s winter wear absolute must haves, even jackets can never go out of style. Leather jackets in darker tones complete the look while making it completely drool worthy. Helps you get all the attention from the ladies! Formal and semi-formal jackets also sell like hot cakes and can be found in a range of cuts, colors and fabrics conveniently at any online store. Then there are the quilted ones which keep the harsh winds at bay like not even a heater can, and yes, they can make a man look manly and bulky without much hard work.

The jacket look is indeed incomplete without a muffler or a scarf. Yes scarves are no longer exclusively meant for women. Look stylish and suave by teaming a scarf with a heavy jacket and make heads turn. Mufflers go better with formal jackets, so try it and get ready to receive all those compliments.

Now that you’re enlightened about the winter wear for men, make sure you make no mistake, whether it’s for your own sake or for gifting purposes. Also remember, standard dark shades always work well for the man but a little bit of color never hurt anyone!

Key Winter Coat And Jacket Trends For Fall/Winter 2010

With the weather changing and the fall fashion season now in full swing, attention of all fashion lovers turns to what are the must have winter coats styles to have this season. Faux fur, military, camel and of course the Mac, all feature heavily in this seasons coat and jacket styles.  

The Aviator Jacket

Think 80’s revival with the must have winter coat style for all fashionistas – the aviator jacket. The leather aviator with shearling cuff and collar details is a top trend with this being a fabulous coat style for a casual look. It’s already dominating the high street stores and will be the key dress down jacket to keep you snug this winter without foregoing style.  

The Mac

The Mac arrived back on the winter coat trend list in force last season and this year is no different. The Mac or trench style coat remains hugely popular in AW10. With a classic look, this jacket and coat style can be dressed up or dressed down for a formal or casual look making it a versatile coat to incorporate into your wardrobe.  

Camel And Red Tones

Undeniably one of the key colour trends for fall 2010 is the camel tone that swept the fall 2010 catwalks. Coats in all shades of this buttery tan colour hark back to the 70’s era but there is no out of date look associated with this in AW10. From formal work wear style coats to casual dress down jackets, adding a camel coloured coat to your winter wardrobe collection will see you bang on trend this season.  

Go for a statement look by opting for a red toned winter coat, another must have colour for this fashion season. Adding red to your fall and winter wardrobe will perk up your winter look as the long dark nights commence. A stand out from the crowd colour option and another top trend.  

Military Detail

Inject the key trend of military by opting for a winter coat that incorporates military style detailing teamed with darker tones of grey, khaki and black. The fashion designers love affair with the military trend shows no sign of abating with a vast selection of coats and jackets on the high street often featuring the signature brass buttons and gold trim. Moving on from the traditional double-breasted styling, you’ll find a more understated military look with designers opting for less obvious military touches to give a fresh take on this style.  


Luxe lace, velvet and faux fur are the predominant fabrics featured in AW10 winter coat fashion. Over-sized faux fur collars and cuffs to sharp looking velvet style blazers – these fabrics will be key to ensuring your winter coat is bang on trend. Velvet styling will add a touch of gothic glam to your wardrobe with this sumptuous fabric adding a dimension of texture to minimalistic chic outfits. Go for lace for a stunning vintage inspired feminine look with the vintage trend remaining hugely popular in fall and winter 2010.