How To Style A Sweater Vest

by | Mar 16, 2022 | MODEST FASHION

If you’ve found yourself wondering how to style a sweater dress with a hijab, then keep reading. Everyone is trying out and styling the sleeveless knit sweater trend. During fall all the designers featured this chic knit in their collections. Instagram is full of ideas on how to style a sweater vest, in this post we will look at how to wear this trend modestly with a hijab.

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Are Sweater Vests Still In Style

The sweater vest trend isn’t going anywhere. It’s perfect for transitioning our wardrobes from winter to spring. This trendy piece comes in many styles this season, cut in oversized silhouettes, splashed with bold patterns, with high necks, and with low. Forget what you thought you knew, the new sweater vest is more modern, contemporary, and a whole lot cooler than the sweater vests your granddad used to wear.

How To Wear A Sweater Vest For Females

Sweater vests are back in a big way and they’re your new layering staple. Sweater vests are easier to style for females than you might think. You can wear over a white long-sleeved t-shirt or oversized shirt, they’re like an accessory that’s functional too, as they also keep you warm. They pair perfectly with loose pants or you could even wear one over a floaty long-sleeved maxi.

What Goes Under A Sweater Vest

You can wear many items under a sweater vest. A sweater vest can be worn over a modest long white T-shirt with jeans and ankle boots. Or you can wear it in a street style, a printed or a plain style. Whichever sweater vest style you choose, wear it over blouses, tucked into long maxi skirts, over loose long tent dresses, or boxy styles layered over long, untucked white shirts and wide-leg trousers.

Types Of Shirts To Wear Under A Sweater Vest

When considering the type of shirt to wear underneath the sweater vest with a hijab keep modesty in mind. The best style would be a shirt dress. This is not only chic and trendy but modest too. Wear a buttoned-down shirt in crisp cotton, silk, or faux leather fabric. Layer it over a statement shirt made from textured fabric with an oversize collar or voluminous ruffled sleeves.

Where To Buy Sweater Vests

Here are some of our favorite places to buy sweater vests.

grey sweater vest

Longline Sweater Vest

lillic sweater vest

Lilac Sweater Vest

ivory sweater vest

Ivory Sweater Vest

blue sweater vest

Blue Sweater Vest

argyle sweater vest

Sweater Vest

cream sweater vest

Cream Sweater Vest




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