Whether you’re traveling home or hosting relatives for the holidays, you likely put some of your trendier pieces—like that figure-hugging mini or your favorite graphic tee featuring a slightly off-color phrase—on hiatus, in favor of more family-friendly options. Thankfully, it’s actually easy to work some conservative, comfortable clothes into your repertoire, while still remaining fashion-forward. Click through for 10 inspiring street style outfits we think you and your relatives will love for the holidays.
This easy, chic outfit will be your go-to for whiling away off-duty days in your hometown.
Dress down a lace skirt by pairing it with a casual crew-neck sweater and fall hat.
Achieve a look that’s both elegant and comfortable by pairing a dressy cape with cropped pants (skinny jeans work!) and fashion-forward flats.
Go for an almost-monochrome look by pairing pieces from the same neutral color family, like tailored cream shorts with nude pumps, a beige sweater, and camel shirt.
Nail a dressy-casual vibe by teaming a western-inspired jacket with a white t-shirt, wide-leg pants, and your favorite pumps.
This look is all about proportions, so master the silhouette by choosing a high-waisted skirt, a slightly abbreviated top, and an oversized denim jacket.
Contrast a feminine color or silhouette with a moto jacket to achieve the perfect balance of ladylike and edgy.
Combine a cozy turtleneck with trousers in a similar hue, and finish with basic accessories for a look that’s conservative, understated, and chic all at once.
Dress up casual trousers, a simple tee, and sneakers by throwing on a sleek trench. Bonus points if you add a luxe daytime clutch.
To offset casual loafers, tuck your shirt into high-waisted pants for a polished yet comfortable ensemble.
Do you ditch any favorite pieces when you go back home for the holidays? Tell us which in the comments below!