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How To Wear A Poncho This Winter

Ponchos are a warm, one size fits all, and never too tight wardrobe must-have.  Wondering how to wear a poncho for this winter 2015 season?  Poncho street style stars show how this must-have item is fool proof and super simple to just throw on over any outfit — be it morning or evening.  Click here to see celeb favorite coats and jackets for winter.  Read on to see 6 street style stars wearing the super cute poncho and how the women’s poncho or wrap is making a comeback yet again!

The modern rendition of the poncho has not lost its chic touch and it bridges the gap between functional and fashionable.   Ponchos come in a variety of styles from chunky turtle neck, as seen on Duma Miroslava, and fringed boho to striped or monogrammed, as seen on Chiara Ferragni of the Blonde Salad — making this oversized sweater piece a must-have and easy wardrobe addition.  Below, see how to wear a poncho for winter 6 different ways plus see how easy it is to add some warmth and sass to your winter wardrobe.

How To Wear A Poncho For Winter

~ 6 Street Style Stars Wearing This Winter’s Must-Have Poncho ~

1. The Chunky, Cable-Knit Turtleneck Poncho

One of the styles that has stuck throughout many generations of fashion, the turtleneck poncho is the most iconic. It’s easily recognized as a look within itself. Mira Duma, seen below, styled her poncho with circular sunglasses and sleek stone-washed denim skinnies and over-the-knee boots.

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Photo Credit: Who What Wear’s Instagram

2. The Wrap Poncho

The most travel-ready style of all ponchos, the wrap poncho, is really just an oversized scarf. This can be used as a blanket on the-go or as a dramatic accessory piece to complement an everyday outfit.

Photo Credit: Chiara Ferragni’s Instagram

3. The Belted Poncho

The classiest of this season’s ponchos, the belted poncho is a great way to compliment the waistline and highlight the body’s natural curves. Whether the poncho is a wrap poncho, like the one below seen on fashion blogger, Wendy Gilmour of Thankfifi, or of another sort, belting is this season’s must-try for all of the fashionistas out there.

Photo Credit: Thankfifi’s Instagram

4. The Black Poncho

Sleek and elegant, black ponchos are a great way to add a little edge to your outfit without having to wear a leather jacket. Blair Eadie of Atlantic Pacific, layered her fashionable piece with a matching scarf and a body-con dress.

Photo Credit: Blair Eadie Bee’s Instagram

5. The Boho-Inspired, Fringed Poncho

Being worn with leather skinnies and a wide-brimmed hat, Who What Wear showcased fashionista, Devon Rachel for her perfectly styled poncho-look earlier this season. Keeping your look simple, without an overwhelming amount of accessories is a great way to pull-off the already attention grabbing fringed-piece.

Photo Credit: Who What Wear’s Instagram

6. The Cowl Neck Poncho

Styled with a messy bun, long-sleeved basic tee, and a statement clutch, Christine Andrew of Hello Fashion Blog, pulled off an effortlessly glamorous look in her camel-colored cowl neck poncho. The cowl neck poncho is a great style to opt for because of the plunging neckline that’s perfect for layering.

Photo Credit: Hello Fashion Blog’s Instagram

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About The Author

Kara Roudenbush is an experienced digital marketer, fashion blogger and international travel enthusiast. Growing up in San Diego, she has become privy to the coast and the laidback lifestyle within it. She is committed to sharing her passion for style trends and has a constant sweet tooth.

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