12 Style Rules To Break This Season

Click through to see which style rules we can’t wait to break. 

The Rule: Avoid Mixing Animal Prints

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Stockholm Street Style

We double dare you to double up on your favourite animal prints this weekend.

 

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The Rule: Metallic Items Can Only Be Worn At Night

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Gastro Chic

To subtly shine during the day, pick a neutral and light-toned metallic, like rose gold, and keep the rest of your look extremely low-key and simple.

 

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The Rule: Pearls Are Always Preppy

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Style Du Monde

Skip the standard strand and experiment with pearl-embellished shoes or accessories!

 

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The Rule: Turtlenecks Are Only For Winter

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The Chronicle Of Her

We suggest investing in a short-sleeve or sleeveless turtleneck top this spring. Conservative and sexy, right?

 

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The Rule: You Can Only Wear One Pattern At A Time

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I’m Koo

The secret to setting this rule straight? Wear two patterns that have the similar shades and detailing.

 

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The Rule: Overalls Are For Tomboys Or Little Kids

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Lee Oliveira

Not when you style them with your flirtiest pair of shoes and chicest sunglasses. Go ahead and prove this tomboy tall tale wrong!

 

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The Rule: Sweatshirts Are Only For Lazy Days On The Couch

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Lee Oliveira

Get some extra use out of your sweatshirt this season by styling it with a lightweight overcoat and crisp white jeans.

 

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The Rule: Outerwear Is Strictly For Layering

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Lee Oliveira

Let your coat be the focus of our next outfit by keeping your accessories to a minimum.

 

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The Rule: Shorter Girls Should Avoid Jumpsuits

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Style Du Monde

Go for a fitted jumpsuit in a solid colour to flatter your figure.

 

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The Rule: Mini Dresses Should Not Be Worn During The Day

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Gastro Chic

Make your mini dress appropriate for day by pairing it with polished outerwear, like an oversized blazer or a simple coat.

 

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The Rule: Ruffled Socks Are Only For Toddler Beauty Pageants

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Gastro Chic

So not true! If you’re feeling super girly, test out a pair of ruffled socks with heels this weekend. 

 

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The Rule: Wearing Head-To-Toe Black Is Boring

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Collage Vintage

Keep an all-black outfit interesting by including different textures and bold accessories.

 

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Which style rule are you going to break first? Post your answer in the comment section below!