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December Street Styles

by Danya Elsayed

Winter fashion: casual, comfy, and chic.

Winter fashion is all about keeping warm and staying stylish at the same time. It’s sometimes tricky to balance the two, so we asked Humber and Guelph-Humber students how they style themselves for the winter season.

Here’s what they had to say:

 

 

Girl wearing cropped jacket, with t-shirt, tights and running shoes standing next to another girl wearing oversized turtle neck sweater, tights and boots.
Photo by Alena Blanes

 

Christina Damianidis (left) | Justice Studies, First-Year | Guelph-Humber

What are you most excited about being able to wear this winter?

“Probably warm sweaters and a winter coat.”

How is your winter style different from your fall style?

“Layering and wearing boots with jeans.”

How do you keep warm and comfortable, yet fashionable at the same time?

“Layering and wearing nice brands to still be fashionable.”

Who/what is your style inspiration?

“Kim Kardashian.”

Amanda Legrow (right) | Justice Studies, First-Year | Guelph-Humber

What are you most excited about being able to wear this winter?

“Probably turtlenecks and bigger knit sweaters.”

How is your winter style different from your Fall style?

“In the winter, I layer and wear thicker scarves.”

How do you keep warm and comfortable, yet fashionable at the same time?

“I like wear a lot of loose fit clothes.”

Who/what is your style inspiration?

“Zara.”

Man wearing baseball hat, flannel, and black jeans.
Photo by Alena Blanes

 

Michael Tomaino | Business, Second-Year | Guelph-Humber | @official_mikeyt

What are you most excited about being able to wear this winter?

“All my snowboarding gear.”

How is your Winter style different from your Fall style?

“In the fall I wear flannel shirts and a coat, and in the winter I like my big pullover hoodies. Basically anything that is inspired by snowboarding.”

How do you keep warm and comfortable, yet fashionable at the same time?

“I like to always have my favourite grey beanie on and my bright blue jacket. I always have my black jeans and Timberlands too.”

Who/what is your style inspiration?

“Based off what I see online and street style.”

Man wearing thermal shirt, hat, jeans and Jordan shoes.
Photo by Alena Blanes

 

Tay Henry | Electrical Engineering Technology | North | @tv.rich

What are you most excited about being able to wear this winter?

“Probably my Moose Knuckle jacket.”

How is your winter style different from your fall style?

“In the winter I wear more long sleeves, closed jeans, and different shoes.”

How do you keep warm and comfortable, yet fashionable at the same time?

“I wear a lot of thermal shirts.”

Who/what is your style inspiration?

“I don’t really have a style inspiration, my outfits are really simple.”

Man poses wearing a winter jacket, jeans, and boots.
Photo by Alena Blanes

 

Karma Tenzin | Nursing, Third-Year | North | @karma1968

What are you most excited about being able to wear this winter?

“I pick one jacket that keeps me warm so I can wear my stylish clothes underneath.”

How is your Winter style different from your Fall style?

“It’s the same, I just wear a jacket on top.”

How do you keep warm and comfortable, yet fashionable at the same time?

“Stylish jacket.”

Who/what is your style inspiration?

“I like being unique and bold because if you’re unique, people see your style and think you’re different.”

Man wearing raptors sweater, hat and grey track pants.
Photo by Norma Zminkowska

 

Rashpam| Bachelor of Paralegal Studies, Third-Year | Lakeshore |

What are you most excited about being able to wear this winter?

“My warm Columbia jacket.”

How is your winter style different from your fall style?

“More layers! Wool!”

How do you keep warm and comfortable, yet fashionable at the same time?

“Bomb track pant, sweaters, and Adidas zip-ups. I love Adidas zip-ups!”

Who/what is your style inspiration?

“I just do my own style.”


We’re always looking for fashion fiends to feature in our articles, so watch out for our next Street Styles. In the meantime, check out our Fall, Frosh, and Orientation Street Styles edition.

*These interviews have been edited for length and clarity.