Cabincore is set to be one of the biggest trends in 2021 – so what exactly is the aesethic and how do you get the look?
You’ve probably only just got used to the idea of cottagecore, the trend that stole the hearts of many romantics this summer.
While this aesthetic painted a picture of being in a cottage in the English countryside, surrounded by meadows, cupcakes and cups of tea, the cabincore aesthetic centres around the idea of being cosied up in a log cabin, being toasted by a log fire as you gaze at mountains in the horizon.
Sounds pretty good doesn’t it?
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While 2020 has seen us all longing to escape on holiday, the staycation feel has grown in popularity for those not interested in luxe loungewear – and now the summer of cottagecore is over, cabincore is here with a much more cosy and warm vibe.
So what do you need to perfect the cottagecore look?
Think chunky knits, heavy-duty boots, corduroy and flannel shackets aplenty, for a look that errs on the glamorous side of hiking holiday getup.
We’ve rounded up some of the trend’s must-have pieces, so you can feel cute and cosy this winter.
Boots, £150, Boden – buy now
Another must-have for this look is a pair of chunky lace-up boots.
This pair from Boden are the perfect beige colour for the vibe, while the gold hardware adds a luxe touch.
Jumper, £24.99, H&M – buy now
A chunky knit is a must for this aesthetic, and we love this H&M sweater from their Conscious collection.
While it looks and feels utterly cosy, the oversized collar gives us Gucci vibes too.
Vintage Shacket, £42, Urban Outfitters – buy now
Can you imagine going on a hiking holiday without a flannel shacket?
The vintage and unique jacket isn’t just stylish, but it’s practical and comfy too, which is all we want this year.
Mom jeans, now £56, Wrangler – buy now
Jeans are a staple for anyone’s wardrobe and are a key component of the cabincore look.
This pair of vintage-style mom jeans from Wrangler will look perfect teamed with a check skirt and chunky boots.
Wool Jacket, £135, Cos – buy now
Khaki suits every skin tone and this jacket is beautifully cut too.
With a pointed colour and matching buttons, this will last forever.
Trousers, now £55, Gant – buy now
If jeans aren’t your vibe, try a pair of khaki trousers.
Also available in beige, this linen pair from Gant work well to create a casual yet considered look.
Check dress, now £23, Weekday – buy now
Like Paula Sutton from Hillhouse Vintage, you don’t need to wear trousers to make this look work.
Opt instead for a check dress and chunky boots to make the look work for you.
Boots, now £99, Kurt Geiger – buy now
Chunky boots aren’t going anywhere soon, so they’re worth investing in.
This pair from Kurt Geiger are definitely more of a splurge item than a penny saving purchase, but they’re sturdy, comfy and stylish – everything the cabincore trend represents.
Coat, £139.99, Mango – buy now
Favoured by supermodel Gigi Hadid, Mango’s coats never fail to disappoint – and this wool longline coat is ideal for those looking to embrace cottagecore.
Worn over the aforementioned check dress and chunky boots, you’ll be ready to go hiking.
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