As the new year approaches, calendars are disposed of and resolutions are made for the months ahead. And as any fashion fan would know, the same goes for the latest apparel trends.
Of course, there’s no rhyme or reason for only abiding by the style rules of the fashion set—dress as you wish. But, hear us out. We’d be remiss if we didn’t mention how fun it is to debate which trends have the tick of approval for 2022, and which desperately need to be nixed.
As we make our way out of lockdowns and at-home socialising, albeit rather slowly, all eyes are on building wardrobes to reflect the lives we once lived, while keeping comfort key. Yes, that may feel impossible, but fret not, we’ve done the hard work for you.
From the overuse of checkerboard prints to overdue retirement of luxe sportswear, here’s our list of new year must-haves and no-nos to help you rebuild your wardrobe without looking like you’ve missed a beat.
Below, 14 fashion trends to retire and adopt in 2022.