Rachel Bilson not only kills it on the red carpet and at Fashion Week, but she also looks exceptional when traveling. On her way back home from London to LA, the actress wore an outfit that is comfy enough for the plane and chic enough for the sidewalks. A striped longsleeve tee and gray Chanel scarf cover her top portion, while black leggings and gray booties take care of the bottom. Note the warming accompaniments, a bright blue puffer and Navajo poncho. Click on the items above to shop a similar look!
Puffer coats are nothing new, but fashionable puffers have become a hot outerwear trend, especially in cold-weather destinations like New York City. This J.Jill Cocooning Puffer Coat ($160, originally $180) is totally sleek despite its voluminous shape. I especially dig the dramatic collar and suave hue. But, I stumbled upon another puffer that's a bit more trendy and way less pricey. Let's see it.
At this year's Sundance Film Festival, stars bundled up in chic, Winter outerwear. Naomi Watts and Kerry Washington sported sleek puff jackets in Park City. Kristen Stewart, Jon Hamm, and James Franco were all spotted in a variety of cozy parkas by Woolrich John Rich & Bros. Jessica Alba wore a super chic faux fur coat by Opening Ceremony, inspired by Where the Wild Things Are. These Sundance starlets are proof that cold weather is no excuse to abandon style . . . Like what you see? Watch more FabTV.
I usually associate parkas with Starter jackets and football games — not anymore. The new wave of fitted parkas are designed with the city girl in mind. This year's crop boasts glossy finishes and slim shapes. While parkas of the past were bulky, these new cuts flatter your shape. I prefer mine girly like this Juicy Couture Puff Coat ($448). The glossy finish and embellished trim is sure to keep me looking chic in the cold weather. Are you ready to put some puff in your coat?
No matter how hard Mother Nature tries to huff and puff and blow shivers down your spine, puffers have the ability to strike back. True, these are ideal for colder parts of the world, false, style doesn't have to suffer in such parts. As the Michael Kors' Fall collection proves, you can glam up a puffer with details like fur trim, luxe accessories and attitude.