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Unleashing Your Inner Fashionista: The Versatility of Women's Hoodies

Are you tired of sacrificing comfort for style? Look no further than women's hoodies, the fashion trend that effortlessly combines the best of both worlds.

Gone are the days when hoodies were exclusively reserved for lounging around the house or hitting the gym. Today, these versatile garments have become a staple in every fashion-forward woman's wardrobe. With their infinite styling possibilities, women's hoodies can take you from casual outings to sophisticated soirées, all while keeping you cozy and chic.

Whether you're pairing them with jeans for a laid-back weekend look or dressing them up with a skirt and heels for a night out, women's hoodies are the ultimate fashion statement. Get ready to unleash your inner fashionista and embrace the endless possibilities that come with this timeless wardrobe essential. So, why sacrifice comfort or style when you can have both? Let's dive into the world of women's hoodies and discover how to elevate your fashion game to new heights.


women's hoodie tukutuku Moko black hoodie by AROHANOA ARTISTRY

doodlewear 'Tukutuku Moko' black art print women's hoodie by Contemporary Maori Artist Arohanoa Mathews of Arohanoa Artistry.


Buy Quality and Stylish Women's Hoodies from Doodlewear

When it comes to women's hoodies, finding the perfect balance between style, comfort, and affordability can be a challenge. However, Doodlewear has got you covered. With their wide range of trendy art print options by amazing New Zealand artists, you can effortlessly upgrade your wardrobe. From classic solid colours to eye-catching prints, Doodlewear offers a variety of designs to suit every taste and preference. Whether you prefer a relaxed fit or a more fitted silhouette, their collection has something for everyone. So, why settle for less when you can have high-quality women's hoodies that tick all the boxes? Head over to Doodlewear's shop and explore their extensive range of stylish options that will surely unleash your inner fashionista.


New Zealand Native Crayfish hoodie LESH CREATES

doodlewear 'New Zealand Native Crayfish' art print petrol blue Men's hoodie by New Zealand Illustrative Artist Lesh Creates.


The History and Evolution of Women's Hoodies

Hoodies have come a long way since their humble beginnings as utilitarian garments worn by athletes and workers in the early 20th century. Originally designed to keep athletes warm during outdoor activities, hoodies quickly gained popularity among the general public for their comfort and practicality. In the 1970s, hoodies became associated with the hip-hop and skateboarding subcultures, further solidifying their status as a fashion statement. Today, hoodies have become a symbol of urban street style and are embraced by people of all ages and backgrounds. From high-end fashion brands to fast fashion retailers, everyone has their own take on the classic hoodie design. Whether you prefer a vintage-inspired hoodie or a modern and sleek design, there's a hoodie out there that perfectly reflects your personal style.


hoodie funky fungi Esther Remnant

doodlewear 'Colour Fungi Forest' art print black fungi women's hoodie by Nelson based Printmaker and Illustrator Esther Remnant


Tips for Choosing the Right Women's Hoodie Size for Your Body Type

Finding the perfect fit is crucial when it comes to women's hoodies. To ensure maximum comfort and style, it's important to choose the right size for your body type. Here are a few tips to help you make the right choice:

  1. Measure a hoodie you own that fits you perfectly: Take accurate measurements of your hoodie. Lay an existing hoodie that is the perfect size for you flat on a table. Body Width: under the hoodie armpit, measure from one side to the other across the chest. Body Length: measure from the top of the hoodie's shoulder to the bottom hem of the hoodie. Refer to the size chart provided by the retailer to find the corresponding size for your measurements.
  2. Consider the Fit: Decide whether you prefer a relaxed fit or a more fitted silhouette. Keep in mind that different brands may have slightly different sizing, so it's always a good idea to read customer reviews or reach out to the retailer for guidance.
  3. Check the Length: Consider the length of the hoodie. If you're petite, you may want to opt for a shorter length to avoid being overwhelmed by the fabric. On the other hand, if you're taller, look for hoodies with longer hemlines to ensure a flattering fit.


women's hoodie sarah mcapine sleepy fox hoodie black

doodlewear 'Sleepy Fox' art print black women's hoodie by NZ Artist Sarah McAlpine Art. 


How to Style Women's Hoodies for Different Occasions

One of the great things about women's hoodies is their versatility. Whether you're going for a casual look or dressing up for a special occasion, there's a hoodie style that will work for you. Here are some ideas on how to style women's hoodies for different occasions:

  1. Casual Outings: For a laid-back weekend look, pair your hoodie with a classic pair of jeans and sneakers. Opt for a neutral colour hoodie for a timeless and effortless vibe.
  2. Office Chic: Yes, you can wear a hoodie to the office! Choose a more minimal graphic print. Pair it with tailored trousers and heels for a chic and modern office outfit.
  3. Night Out: Dress up your hoodie for a night out by pairing it with a skirt and heels. Opt for a hoodie with unique details like sequins or lace to add a touch of glamour.
  4. Athleisure: Embrace the athleisure trend by pairing your hoodie with leggings or joggers. Complete the look with a pair of trendy sneakers and you're ready to hit the gym or run errands in style.

Remember, accessories play a key role in elevating your hoodie outfit. Add statement jewellery, a fashionable handbag, or a trendy hat to complete your look. Experiment with different combinations and have fun expressing your personal style with women's hoodies.


The Versatility of Women's Hoodies

Women's hoodies are not just a fashion statement; they are also incredibly versatile in terms of functionality. From providing warmth on chilly days to serving as a stylish layering piece, hoodies have it all. Here are some ways to make the most of the versatility of women's hoodies:

  • Layering: Hoodies are perfect for layering. Pair them with a denim jacket, leather jacket, or blazer for added style and warmth. You can also layer a hoodie under a long coat for a cozy and chic winter look.
  • Seasonal Transitions:  As the seasons change, so does your wardrobe. Hoodies are great transitional pieces that can be worn on their own during mild weather or layered under heavier outerwear when it gets colder.
  • Travel Essential: If you're a frequent traveller, hoodies are a must-have in your suitcase. They are comfortable for long flights and can easily be dressed up or down depending on your destination.
  • Versatile Colour Palette: Women's hoodies come in a range of colours, making it easy to mix and match with other pieces in your wardrobe. Opt for neutral colours like black, grey, or navy for maximum versatility.

With their endless styling possibilities and functional features, women's hoodies are a wardrobe staple that every fashion-forward woman should own. Whether you're running errands, meeting friends for coffee, or attending a social event, a hoodie is the perfect choice for a comfortable yet stylish look.


Fat Fuzzy Piwakawaka women's hoodie white marle

  doodlewear 'Fat Fuzzy Piwakawaka' art print white marle women's hoodie by Christchurch based Mixed Media Artist Sallyart.


Different Art Print Designs of Women's Hoodies

One of the things that make women's hoodies truly unique is the wide range of art print designs available. From bold graphics to intricate patterns, there's a hoodie design to suit every taste and personality. Here are some popular art print designs to consider:

  1. Floral Prints: Floral prints are timeless and feminine. Opt for a hoodie with delicate floral patterns for a romantic and whimsical look.
  2. Pattern Prints: If you're looking for something more modern and edgy, pattern prints are a great choice. They add a unique and artistic touch to your outfit.
  3. Animal Prints: Animal art prints never go out of style. From New Zealand birds to wolves, animal art prints add a bold and fierce element to your hoodie outfit.
  4. Kiwiana Prints: Kiwiana prints are perfect for those who love New Zealand and celebrate their love for their country. They infuse a modern and fashionable Kiwiana flair into your style.

When choosing an art print design, consider your personal style and the occasion you'll be wearing the hoodie for. Whether you prefer a subtle print or a statement-making design, there's a women's hoodie out there that will perfectly complement your fashion sense.



doodlewear 'Happy Yellow Gerbera' art print men's hoodie petrol blue by New Zealand Artist Penny Royal Design.


The Benefits of Investing in Women's Hoodies Featuring Art Prints by New Zealand Artists

Investing in high-quality women's hoodies is a decision that will pay off in the long run. Here are some benefits of choosing heavy weight, 350 GSM, 100% cotton French Terry hoodies featuring art prints by New Zealand artists:

  1. Durability: High-quality hoodies are made to last. With their sturdy construction and premium materials, they can withstand regular wear and washing without losing their shape or colour when cared for correctly.
  2. Comfort: Heavy weight, 100% cotton French Terry hoodies are incredibly soft and comfortable to wear. The fabric is breathable and offers excellent insulation, making it perfect for colder days.
  3. Unique Art Prints: Hoodies featuring art prints by New Zealand artists are not only stylish but also unique and not mass-produced. You'll be supporting local talent and wearing a piece of art that stands out from the crowd.
  4. Responsible sourcing strategy: AS Colour's Premium Hoodies are made from a heavy weight, 350 GSM. 100% Cotton French Terry. AS Colour is actively engaged in the ongoing development of its Responsible Sourcing Strategy. Maintaining transparency within their supply chain remains a top priority for AS Colour. They have partnered with the Amfori BSCI initiative for this purpose and are also associated with the Australian Cotton Shippers Association for their Australian branch, as well as the Better Cotton Initiative for their company as a whole.

By choosing high-quality women's hoodies featuring art prints by New Zealand artists, you're not only getting a fashionable and comfortable garment, but also supporting local creativity and non-mass production fashion practices.


Botanical Unite hoodie ANNA MOLLEKIN

doodlewear 'Botanical Unite' art print hoodie grey marle by Contemporary New Zealand Artist and doodlewear owner Anna Mollekin.


Celebrities and Influencers Rocking Women's Hoodies

Women's hoodies have gained popularity not only among everyday fashion enthusiasts but also among celebrities and influencers. From off-duty models to A-list actresses, everyone has been spotted rocking a hoodie. Here are some celebrities and influencers who have embraced the versatility and style of women's hoodies:

  • Gigi Hadid: The supermodel is often seen sporting oversized hoodies paired with leggings or jeans for a casual yet chic look.
  • Rihanna: The fashion icon is known for her bold and fearless style. She has been spotted wearing hoodies with statement prints and unique details, adding her own personal touch to the look.
  • Kendall Jenner: The reality TV star and model is often seen wearing hoodies with high-waisted jeans and sneakers for a laid-back and effortlessly cool vibe.
  • Emily Ratajkowski: Emily Ratajkowksi an American model and writer was seen rocking bright red Max&co. Runaway Wool Coat on top of a baggy black hooded sweatshirt for a dressed-up bold look.
  • Celine Dion: Singer Celine Dion is seen wearing a white typography hoodie along with rolled stone-washed denim and high heels for an elevated comfort casual look.

By looking to these fashion icons for inspiration, you can discover new ways to style your women's hoodies and embrace your inner fashionista.


Conclusion: Embracing Your Fashion-Forward Self with Women's Hoodies

Women's hoodies have come a long way from being simple loungewear to becoming a fashion statement that combines comfort and style effortlessly. With their infinite styling possibilities and the wide range of designs available, women's hoodies allow you to express your personal style and unleash your inner fashionista. Whether you're dressing up for a night out or running errands on a lazy Sunday, a hoodie is a versatile and timeless wardrobe essential that will keep you cozy and chic. So, why sacrifice comfort or style when you can have both? Take the leap and embrace the world of women's hoodies, and discover the endless possibilities that await you.


Upgrade your wardrobe with stylish art prints by talented New Zealand artists from Doodlewear, choose the perfect size for your body type, and get ready to make a fashion statement wherever you go. Unleash your inner fashionista and let your hoodie do the talking!



Kiwi Flora hoodie KIRSTY MCMAHON ARTIST  Regular pricePenny-Royal-Design-daisy-WOMENS-PREMIUM-HOODIE-doodlewear-black_530x

Kererū's Kōwhai Haven hoodie ANNA MOLLEKINhttps://www.doodlewear.co.nz/collections/graphic-hoodie/products/winging-it-hoodie

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