And the picnic season is on. Even though the sun is not out all the time, our picnic blankets are on the floor almost every weekend. In sun, wind and even in the drizzle. But how to dress up for a romantic spring picnic in this unpredictable weather? By pulling off the latest fashion trend – sweater on dress! Yes, this spring we are wearing a romantic dress with a knit sweater and boots for a romantic picnic in the grass. Or should I rather write in the mud?
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I don’t know what the weather is like at your place, but here in Europe, it’s far from being picnic-friendly. It is cold and drizzles almost all the time. Nevertheless, romantic picnics are still on for the weekends. Surely boys don’t have any problems with all this mud on the grass and showers starting just when you open your picnic basket. But for us, girls, things are a bit different.
I bet you know what I mean. Ha, I see you still standing in front of your closet holding the phone in one hand and a dress in other when your boy comes to pick you up. Not knowing which of 3 weather apps to trust and even less how to dress up for the picnic date in mud, mist and a few rays of the sun.
HOW TO DRESS UP FOR A ROMANTIC SPRING PICNIC DATE IN UNPREDICTABLE WEATHER
Well, you know what? You can close all the weather apps and forget about all the different forecasts. Better follow your instincts and put on that dress you were holding in your other hand.
I know, you are not an ant to follow the instincts regarding the weather. But if you style your dress the way I did, you will be ready for a romantic spring picnic in any weather.
SHOP AND WEAR MY STYLE
So how to style your spring dress for a spring picnic in unpredictable weather? With a knit sweater and boots, of course. As said, a sweater on dress is a fashion trend we brought to everyday life straight from the SS19 and AW19 runways. Yes, this fashion trend will be around for more than one season. So better save, pin or print the fashion cheat sheet from below because you will need it again for sure.
To shop my outfit, simply click on the items in the collage or widget below. Ps. There are more links (for affordable dopes and luxury alternatives) in the copy below as well.
SWEATER ON DRESS
Should we start with the dress first? You were holding your spring dress in your hand before clicking on this article anyway. Luckily you had a phone in your other hand and saw this post right on time before your boy rang the doorbell. I told you, signing up for BWS post notification was a good idea.
BLUE LACE DRESS
Anyway, back to the spring dress you should be wearing for your romantic spring picnic. Obviously, I will write you should swap the spring dress you were holding earlier for my beautiful blue lace Self-Portrait dress.
Ps. If you don’t have it already – you can and . It’s slightly different from the one I’m wearing, but it’s from Self-Portrait. If you want a shorter version of my maxi blue lace Self-Portrait dress, or .
Also, check the widget below for different lengths and different price ranges.
CAMEL KNIT SWEATER
Finally the sweater you should wear on your blue dress. The camel cable knit sweater! Your essential sweater for the next four seasons actually. Remember how I wore it with dark jeans the other day? if you missed. Ps. We are dressing up this sweater for work too. The will show you how exactly to do that. But first, get the sweater!
I know you were wondering what shoes to wear with your spring dress for a picnic. Well, here they are. Just the shoes you were looking for before you even thought about the wet grass and mud under your pink picnic blanket.
To make sure you are ready for any weather situation, style your picnic outfit with a pair of western boots. Sweater on a dress looks the most stylish with cowboy boots anyway. At least for spring summer 2019.
Since I only have this pair of western boots, I’m wearing my Ganni white boots even though risking mud stains. You can buy or . Or , and get Ganni western boots in baby blue that matches the colour of my dress.
Even though dirt gets pretty easy of these boots regardless of the colour, you might prefer the blue ones. They are from the new season and not every chic girl has them already. Meaning you will be the first! Well, if I don’t overhaul you. I really like these blue booties.
Ps. To remove dirt, or black stains from your white booties simply dip a cotton cloth in your hand cream and rub the stains off. Yes, a hand cream removes any stains from your leather boots.
PICNIC BASKET AND BASKET BAG
PICNIC MAKEUP AND HAIR
Lastly, my hair and makeup for a spring picnic. This time the hair accessories are a must if you want your hair to look great despite the weather. Ps. If you don’t like romantic pearls – . It’s not just pearls that are trending now.
To shop all the makeup, I’m wearing browse through the products in the widget below.
Oh, and don’t forget to save, pin, print the makeup cheat sheet either.
MORE SPRING PICNIC OUTFITS
There are even more other romantic spring picnic outfits here on Brunette from Wall Street that you can also check. So if you are not really for a sweater on dress fashion trend and looking for something fancier, that you could wear for a spring garden wedding as well – . If you are looking for something more casual yet fancy – .
By the way, how do you feel about spring picnic in unpredictable weather? Won’t you just strangle your boyfriend for taking you out on a picnic in showers and breeze? Or do you find a spring picnic in showers even more romantic?