Using feathers as a way to zhuzh up a garment isn’t necessarily groundbreaking. But this year, feathers—both real and faux—have made a creative (and somewhat controversial) comeback. In fact, feathers proved to be a recurring trend on the autumn/winter 2019 catwalks. (Think: Roksanda, Marc Jacobs, Erdem, etc.) And, no. We’re not talking about tacky boas or ridiculous, over-the-top showgirl-esque costumes.
Although wearing feathers seems like a bold choice, they’re not that difficult to work into your everyday wear. Here are a few surprising ways to incorporate feathers into your winter wardrobe.