Although this trend is only expected to hit its peak towards the end of 2018 for us southern hemisphere folk, it’s never hurt anybody to get a head start on the trend that took the SS/18 Paris and New York runways by storm.
And it is presented with a modish twist so you don't have to feel like a character in Westworld.
With an abundance of fashion inspo at hand from luxury brands and fashion girls, it’ll soon be impossible to resist the temptation to give rodeo chic a go. If you’re ready to saddle up and give it a try, here are three fresh ways to make this trend cool again.
Give it a girly spin
A fusion of lace, sheer and a metallic touch here and there can make for a sassy and charming cowgirl look.
Ditch the tough with light-weight textiles and play with shimmery metallics for a Selena-inspired western gal.
Patterned scarf, H&M, R99.
Blouse with studs, H&M, R379.
Dungaree dress, H&M, R479.
Stevie boots, DailyFriday at Superbalist, R499.
Bloom in soft florals and dreamy prints
The modern rodeo girl is all about baroque prints and whimsical florals because, yes this can be a romantic style too.
So team your flowing chiffon maxi with a neutral fedora and throw in some western tradition with studs and buckled shoes.
Chiffon dress, H&M, R749.
Roxanne buckle boot, Cotton On, R599.
Darken it in denim
Opt for a classic approach to the trend in this season’s favourite dark denim on denim look.
Spice up your outfit with your best-loved western-inspired trinkets.
Tie-belt denim shirt, H&M, R899.
Statement tassle choker, MRP, R20.
High rise jeans, Cotton On, R599.
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