Despite everything you may have come to believe, overalls are not just for kids. Now that the temperatures are starting to rise, it’s time to put together those cool overall outfits for spring. Effortless and practical, this one-and-done denim trend not only brings back memories of the ’90s, but also makes getting dressed a seamless task in the morning (and who doesn’t want that?).
We feel you—taking a childhood trend into your adult life might seem a little odd. Perhaps you spent one too many days in dungarees as a little one, but below we’ve found proof that there’s nothing wrong with re-creating the past. If you aren’t sure how to make this throwback trend appropriate for your everyday life, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite ways to pull them off. Keep reading to see them all, and then shop our favorite sets of the denim trend on the market now.
If you haven’t already heard, camouflage is in for spring. Add a spring twist with a floral coat over your pair.
See? You can wear overalls and look chic doing so.
If you’re wearing a pair of colored overalls, play into it with a colorful, graphic sweater underneath.
Love the ’90s redux? We do, too. A mock turtleneck underneath and a flannel shirt layered over your overalls will create the ultimate cool-girl look.
Overalls provide the perfect one-and-done type of outfit. Throw your pair on over a long-sleeve tee and you’re all set. If it’s cold, add some more flair with a faux-fur coat.
For the days when it’s too hot to handle, simply wear a sports bra or a crop top underneath to give you the coverage you need.
A classic pair of overalls can create a timeless, casual look for any occasion. Wear yours with a sweater and sneakers for your uniform.
Love your overalls but need a break from the full jumpsuit aesthetic? Fold the bib down and tie the straps around your waist for a cool layered ensemble.