8 chic ways to wear plaid

Try it on the slopes, in the gym, or at a party.

Designers like Versace and Gucci are giving the tried-and-true plaid print a modern update with a variety of colors, styles, and fabrics. Wear it on a ski jacket for a sporty look, or keep things subtle with a small accessory. Ahead, eight picks to choose from.

fendi multicolor tech fabric pants

Pair these high-rise jersey leggings with the matching top for the full workout look. Or wear them with a loose v-neck t-shirt, an oversized denim jacket, plus sneakers or combat boots.
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gabriela hearst david leather-trimmed platform ankle boots

These wool and leather (read: warm) boots can be worn with leggings, a knee-high sock, and an oversized sweater for a comfortably fashionable vibe.
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gucci check wool cashmere scarf with wolf

Style this statement piece like a cape or wear it over a solid-color coat.
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moncler hooded quilted checked wool and shell down jacket

This topper allows for full mobility and warmth on the slopes. Or, wear it apres with dark denim and combat boots.
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loewe leather-trimmed patchwork plaid tote bag

This logo-stamped check bag—composed of three different muted plaids—is roomy enough to hold a set of gym clothes.
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versace checked wool beret

Top off your long-sleeve t-shirt-and-jeans combo with this wool beret during the day, then transition the look at night by throwing on a leather jacket.
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acne studios checked-cuff straight-leg jeans

These relaxed-fit jeans offer a more subdued take on the check trend. Take it up a notch by matching them with an oversized plaid-lined denim jacket.
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prada printed nylon mini-pouch

Accessorize the outside of your gym bag with this pouch clip that will store your cash, credit cards, and headphones.
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Rainbow sherbet–inspired activewear

Add a spring vibe to any outfit with these cheerful hues.

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