Whether you call it a turtleneck, roll neck or skivvy, this piece can be tricky to pull off. It is a fine line between looking like a street style star and your younger self, heading off to school. Never fear! We have put together some tricks to keep in mind. Warning: This piece will become your best friend come winter.
Keep It Thin:
Light, wool blend turtlenecks are the perfect way to stay warm without the added bulk. Chunky styles can swamp your frame, while thinner styles are easy to tuck into a high waisted jean or skirt.
Choose classic tones; think navy, grey, crème or black. They will match almost everything in your wardrobe and give your outfit a luxe touch.
Layer, Layer, Layer:
Street style stars have given the turtleneck an update with a few key styling tricks. This thin layering piece looks best underneath a shift, shirt or your favourite leather jacket. It is the perfect way to stay warm without the added bulk.
Uniqlo wool knit $39.90; uniqlo.com
Country Road wool and silk knit $119; countryroad.com
Equipment cashmere knit $476; net-a-porter.com
Topshop polyamide knit $44.95; topshop.com
Uniqlo wool knit $49.90; uniqlo.com
Trenery wool blend knit $129; trenery.com.au