Overalls are fashion heroes for the young people of the world. They are reminiscent of freedom, playfulness and easygoing summer afternoons, lounging in the sandbox. Despite their usual reservation for children, with the emergence of the romper, overalls have acquired a new edge that lends itself to adults as well.
The trick is learning to wear them with sophistication, and add an element of more modern style, so they don’t look too childish.
There are variations as to how to dress up and dress down overalls. Wearing them with wedge sandals or pumps creates a more polished look, while flats or sneakers lend themselves toward picnics or vintage bazaar shopping. Either way, overalls have not yet been abandoned. Release your inner child and embrace your playground past.
Here are multiple different ways to rock overalls this summer, whether they’re paired with strappy heels or cute sneakers.