Coat boho confidently establishes its position on the runways, but not all have to wear them in everyday life. Outerwear in this style is widespread, but on the coat, as the most obscure item we will stay in more detail. Bohemian style has more than two centuries of its history. During this time, it passed not only external transformation, changing the philosophy.
General features Bohemian style
Distinctive features of this style are: natural materials, natural colors, loose silhouettes and ethnic motifs. There coexist careless poverty and striking luxury. The large size of the vast majority of clothing items determined by the same principles previously high consumption of fabrics could afford only wealthy nobles. And wear comfortable in everyday clothes had commoners and vagabonds. The combination of these trends has given rise to boho.
Winter clothes in boho style
Who does not like the Wanderers and Gypsies had to deal with severe weather conditions. Winter clothes they have been presented in the form of coats, sheepskins, rugs and even small carpets — all that you can throw on the shoulders, hiding from the North wind. Now this garment is transformed into boxy coats, voluminous jackets, suede jackets and coats with embroidery.
Colors and prints
Recognizable in this style most dresses. Flying loose silhouettes, embroidery or ethnic patterns, bright trim or cut «antique» — the distinctive features of boho. It is permissible to combine in clothing ornaments of different Nations, time periods and symbolism of different cultures. Color only the natural, though intense, but no neon or metallic. Print is welcome too natural: animal, plant. Ethnic prints between missouts for color harmony.
A curious feature has a Japanese offshoot of the boho — Mori. In this case, darker colors clothing is preferable to light. Followers appreciate Mori «forest» tone, I prefer to have long hair and knitted items. Compared to other extravagant fashionistas Japan girl Mori appear modest and not attract attention.
Fabrics and textures
The abundance of different natural fabrics — the card boho. By types they can be:
- silk: satin, silk, chiffon; cotton: cotton, calico, jacquard, velour and corduroy, denim jeans and also this includes; woolen fabric: cashmere, felt, cloth, tweed, wadding, felt, boucle; linen: the linen, crinoline and burlap.
All of these fabrics are the material for things boho and synthetic this style is not welcome.
If we talk in terms of the density of the fabric, depending on the raw material, texture may be soft and hard. Soft well smooth the corners and all sorts of imperfections. This material is suitable for any type of figure. But the hard tissues are very fragile girls, lean physique.
The folds on the clothing and strict planting a few things the hard texture will add volume and make the silhouette clearer. The texture of the fabric is also characterized by a degree of transparency — and the denser the fabric, the better it hides imperfections. A sheer chiffon, for example, will add a certain lightness and airiness.
Things made of viscose, some questionable, and the debate about whether to include them in the closet, boho, go. The fact that the raw material for this fabric is all natural, only the fabric is made synthetically. Those who adhere to the philosophy of boho in your life, the viscose are not choosing a more «green» options. But because in this style there are a lot of jackets and jackets, the choice is yours, simply no restrictions.
The top of the wardrobe in this style deserve special attention. In them you can often find skilled manual work, harmonious combination of bright and a classic comfortable fit. Despite the fact that the main boho is a comfort, a kind of negligence and ethnics, you can still find outerwear and more for professional or official use.
Jackets and cardigans
The jackets can be found for any occasion: denim is more casual, tweed and boucle for the main image. Distinctive in these jackets is their some freedom in the fit and wear. Such things should not hamper your movements or bring the «suit effect». Straight cut jacket suitable for thin and full of girls.
Cardigans as a more soft silhouette will be replacing the jacket every day even when traveling. Cardigans of wool or other dense material perfectly cope with its main task, warming the body from the cold and wind. They add softness to the silhouette of skinny women. In the case of the curvaceous try not to overdo it in volume.
Ponchos and capes
Poncho — another type of outerwear design. Ideal for spring and early autumn. Usually presented in bright colors and intricate ornaments — you can make a poncho the main focus in the image. Of course, basic solid options too, they are more versatile. Capes for windy summer evenings with ethnic or floral print will enhance any image of pleasure.
Jackets in the style of boho at the time, wanted to get every girl, but the hippie time has passed. However, the interest in this form the top of the wardrobe is not quenched to this day. On the contrary, the designers present us with modern solutions along with trends for oversized.
Classic now considered to be womens jackets oversized, and for good reason — properly selected style will enhance any type of figure, such a thing warms and goes well with almost everything. The shortened length of the acceptable except for jackets in denim and suede, the rest is better to choose longer.
Great jacket design — another contemporary option for the fashion-conscious, but to match the style, color, material needs to be natural. Often these jackets in Asia, particularly in China. There boho feather decorated with colorful ornaments and embroidery with vegetal and floral motifs.
In ancient times it was believed that dark colors bring good luck. Because of the festive clothing of China (except the wedding) was dark colors, and this tradition is carried on everyday things. With jackets the situation is the same — it is believed that the darker they are, the better.
Coat in boho style — a real must-have for any season. Models of such coats are, again, free and as close to comfort. If in doubt whether to this style of a particular product, focus on clothing, more suitable to the ethnic, oversized fit. Coat-blanket — is just a representative of what was going on. The colors are basic colors, khaki and even bright natural tones will look wonderful with this cut.
Drape or cashmere is the ideal material for such coats. Or suede trench coat — the perfect solution to the demi-season. Wool or coat type of sheepskin is perfectly warm and more noticeable the cold.
Fur vests and fur coats
Fur coat from natural fur is the most controversial element of the wardrobe in this style. On the one hand, the philosophy of design for sustainability, awareness and approach to nature, and on the other the whole world EN masse refuses fur in an effort to maintain the humane treatment of animals that this philosophy is not alien. Whatever it was, vests and fur coats rather artificial warm in the winter.
The alternative would be to purchase such items in vintage shops or secondhand shops. Many buyers provide search services such goods, even abroad. With this approach you can find really authentic or ethnic thing, unique in its kind. And saved not one life.
As to combinations, though the flying chiffon dresses, though straight boyfriend jeans or hoodies-sweaters — all harmoniously looks with vests and coats the most simple cut and natural color.
Clothes in Bohemian style can be ordered individually while saving. There are numerous historical reconstruction clubs where people sew all the clothes for festivals. They understand the intricacies of cut, use natural fabrics and are very willing to help in tailoring the «normal» people. They can even come with an outline of what you want and get the necessary assistance.
How to combine clothing and accessories
After you purchase a bright coat, the question arises, what is it about match. And boho style dictates one thing: the more accessories, the better. Scarves, braided headbands, all kinds of large bracelets, beads and necklaces — here is the proverbial «wandering luxury» is manifested in all its glory. You can mix accessories from different cultures and styles, all metals and stones are suitable. The main thing — in bright accent on the coat to use a complementary color decoration.
Other items of wearable wardrobe: skirts, dresses, pants, bulky sweaters and shirts together will give the image of the exact shade of boho, which is needed. The main programming is the layering, so a few sweaters or other layers of clothing — what you need. Try not to overload the top or bottom and place the garments in proportion.
Shoes characteristic rough, natural colors and materials. It is noteworthy that the styles of shoes desirable the following: loafers, boots, Cossacks, rough boots, Hiking boots, dress shoes, espadrilles or sandals with laces. Rudeness and «distressing» — the basic conditions of boho. These shoes is balanced by the feminine silhouettes of the clothes.
Stylish images in the style boho
Boho created as a rebellious style that defies traditional notions of femininity, and neatness in appearance. It’s designed to surprise. For the past two hundred years fans of boho never get tired of ease and luxury to the negligence of this style. Images of the direction you need to enjoy, consider leisurely and feel of something long forgotten and lost by the modern world, but subtle in these quaint colourful ornaments.
Boho style is multifaceted and diverse. Coat of this plan will be one of the best acquisitions. Any clothing boho gives is different from the normal sensation. It makes one feel, putting on a pleasant natural fabric fancy colors. Boho is often referred to not only style, but a style of life, a permanent state of freedom and consciousness in every day. Early hippie style and others like him were associated with carelessness and irresponsibility, but now Bohemia is the center of love to nature and to ourselves.