I can't count the number of grey sweaters I have in my wardrobe. The reason I have so many? They go with every other colour in my wardrobe, and there's something infinitely versatile about them—you can wear one with anything. It's the jumper I go to if I want to pare back a statement skirt or over-the-top heels. It's dependable when I can't think of anything else to wear.
However, to paraphrase Patrick Swayze, "No one puts grey in a corner." That's right, it's time for the colour to shine by itself, and in the form of the grey tracksuit. I'll admit it, I was a little bit sceptical at first, but after I spotted Kim Kardashian West and Kourtney Kardashian both wearing the trackie style, I realised we need to embrace the outfit most of us only usually wear hungover. Okay, I hear you say, but how do you wear it in a "fashion" way when you're not a member of the biggest family in showbiz? Well, for starters the top and bottom have to match, but to make yours look extra luxe, just follow the three simple rules…
#1: Always wear white sneakers.
Style Notes: Clean white sneakers will always make any outfit look smarter. So take a tip from the Kardashians and make sure yours are box fresh.
#2: The latest sunglasses will add glamour.
Style Notes: Gigi Hadid stepped out in this Olivia von Halle cashmere tracksuit a year ago, but we're still invested in this look. It's cool thanks to the addition of the Matrix-style sunnies.
#3: A smart trench or tailored jacket brings the whole look together.
Style Notes: Finally, the easiest way to make your grey tracksuit look chic is to add a trench coat or a smart jacket.