18 Winter Rich Mom Outfits That Redefine Mature Fashion in 2024!

by Stephanie Yankova
Advertising

When did you last buy a clothing item with a big brand logo on it? During times of global recession, conservatism seems to take a toll. The hemline index theory suggests that economic downturns are directly interconnected with the lengths of the skirts and dresses that women choose to wear – the longer the hemline, the poorer the economy, and vice versa. While the current inflation is certainly tangible, for some reason we seem to be seeking luxury items more than ever before. Why is that? 

In order to remain relevant and continue to generate profit, luxury brands reinvent themselves following the global economic state. As a result, instead of intricate, opulent designs, we’re seeing more basic and timeless fashion pieces being sent down the runways. This allows people from a wider tax bracket range to dress “rich” without actually being wealthy. This approach has established a more mature aesthetic, and we’re starting to see more of what’s now called ‘rich mom’ outfits. In this article, we break down this trend and highlight the most prominent characteristics that will help you adopt it in the most authentic way possible!

elevated everyday rich mom aesthetic look

What is ‘Rich Mom’ Fashion?

Similar to the “old money” aesthetic, this fashion trend is characterized by chic, pared-back basics that make your style seem effortlessly refined. There are no flashy logos, bright colors, and avant-garde silhouettes in sight. The “rich mom” prioritizes comfort and practicality.

Elegant Accessories

business casual winter rich mom outfit v neck sweater white shirt long black coat adidas samba
Advertising

What helps elevate this aesthetic is the accessories. A simple combination of a white shirt, sweater, and dress pants can be instantly dialed up by adding delicate gold jewelry or pearls.

Practical Bags

business casual rich mom outfit idea baggy blazer jeans cherry red tote bag

Moms carry a lot of things, so their bangs need to be spacious, sturdy, and functional. If you’re willing to splurge on one item, a high-quality tote is certainly worth the investment.

A Classic Trench Coat

monochromatic rich mom street style outfit inspo

I’m convinced that the trench coat is an essential item that every woman needs to have in her possession. It can be easily worn with anything from sweats to suits and cocktail dresses. It’s arguably the easiest way to dress up a simple outfit, and it’s simply timeless!

The “Perfect” Pair of Straight Jeans

oversized blazer blue jeans pinted heels cozy effortless rich old money winter look
Advertising

We all have that one pair of jeans which feel like a second skin that we practically live in. The classic straight fit works perfectly for any season and occasion (check Jenna Lyons’ outfit at the “RHONY” reunion). You can wear them to the office with pointy heels, pair them with a white tee and loafers for a brunch date with the gals, or dad sneakers for running errands.

Power Suit

elegant winter rich mom fashion look all white suit mocha brown coat

The baggy two-piece suit is an absolute must-have for every modern woman. We’ve done a pretty good job at adopting business attire as casual wear, and being a mom is the hardest job to exist, so throwing on a power suit whilst pushing a stroller seems pretty fitting to me.

Rich Mom Outfits to Copy in 2024

casual old money rich mom outfit idea striped sweater

Long Silk Black Skirt Paired with a Blue Button-Down and Vintage Black Belt

casual rich mom outfit long black skirt blue shirt

Elegant Casual Outfit Accessorized with a Striped Silk Scarf

cozy transitional winter outfit rich mom aesthetic 2023 2024

Sporty Chic Winter “Rich Mom” Outfit 

elegant casual every day rich mom style 2023 2024

An Elegant Way to Style a Long Scarf with a Maxi Coat

elegant winter rich mom aesthetic outfit ideas 2023 2024

Play Around with Earthy Tones, Layers and Organic Materials

minimalist old money rich mom winter outfit long coat adidas spezial

Dress Down the Bouclé Blazer with a Pair of Blue Jeans and Birkenstocks

parisian rich mom style fall winter 2023 2024

Leather Gloves are IN – Match Yours with an Elegant Clutch for a Brunch Date

quiet luxury rich mom winter outfit inspo 2023 2024

Swap the Knitted Sweaters for a Wool Cardigan with Statement Buttons 

rich mom outfit idea fall winter 2023 2024

Dress Up Your Sweats with a Bold Statement Handbag

sporty old money outfit idea gray sweats green handbag

Simple Business Outfit in Neutral Colors

stylish business rich mom outfit in neutral colors

Cozy Black & White Business Casual Everyday Outfit

stylish everyday winter old money look 2023 2024
Advertising


Bild einbetten

Code kopieren, um das Bild einzubetten: Großes Bild: Kleines Bild: BB-Code:
Fertig