Sometimes the fabric makes as much a difference as the use of color. When it comes to ponchos, the cashmere poncho is one of the most popular types. For those of you who aren’t exactly sure what the cashmere is, my best way of explaining it would be a slightly softer and thinner version of wool. But it is actually easier for you to just look at the pictures below, and you should find that in fact you often see the cashmere ponchos without knowing the name of the fabric. To show you how to style it, I’ve rounded up some of the best cashmere poncho outfit ideas for you. Let’s dive in.
Light gray cashmere poncho with white vest top and jeans
A poncho is often best when used as part of a casual outfit. To start this list of cozy and casual outfit ideas, I’ll just show you an outfit that is very easy to take off. You can just wear a light green cashmere poncho over a white vest top. Team them with dark blue skinny jeans and light pink heels to look casual and ladylike.
Ivory cashmere poncho over white mock neck sweater
For a more elegant look, you can wear a white mock neck sweater under the poncho instead of wearing a vest top or shirt. For the poncho, you can choose an ivory cashmere poncho that will look more refreshing and feminine. Combine these pieces with dark blue skinny jeans with cuffs and light pink open toe heels.
White and pink turtleneck poncho with a turtleneck sweater
Most of the time a poncho is like a wrap without a clear neckline. But this particular one is a rare but beautiful poncho made of white and pink cashmere with a turtleneck cut. You can pair it with black skinny jeans and black suede boots to complete this unique and beautiful outfit.
Blue-green, semi-transparent cashmere poncho over a white shirt with buttons
Very rarely would one see a semi-transparent cashmere poncho as it would normally require a special technique to make one. Here is a rare and very ladylike teal, semi-transparent poncho that drapes over a white shirt. Pair them with gray skinny jeans and light pink heels to look beautiful and feminine.
Black cashmere poncho with skinny jeans
Usually a completely black look gives people an impression of darkness and seriousness. However, since this particular outfit is a black cashmere poncho. It doesn’t make the outfit a bit cozier despite the use of black. A pair of black skinny jeans and black ballerina flats is a great way to finish off your outfit.
Bright red poncho with black skinny jeans
If you are looking for an outfit that is more eye-catching, this outfit is specially for you. To achieve this bright and elegant look, you can wear a white vest top with a red cashmere poncho as a top. Wear these pieces with black skinny jeans and black ballerina flats for a simple and stylish way to complete your outfit.
Black long poncho over white shirt & shirt. Checkered pants
This is a black long cashmere poncho with a very special cut. You can even call it a maxi cashmere vest if you want. Just slip the poncho over a white buttoned shirt and gray and navy checked pants. Add a pair of black leather ankle boots to the look to add a classy touch.
Light gray poncho with a completely black outfit
For a simple and unobtrusive look, you can simply pair a poncho with an all black outfit. In this case, a light gray cashmere poncho is chosen. You can pair it with a black t-shirt and black wide leg jeans. Wear a black open toe ankle strap for the shoes for a bit of elegance. For more outfit ideas for similar shoes, check out our blog post on styling black heels with ankle straps.
Gray cashmere poncho with black skinny jeans
While most of the cashmere ponchos you can get in the market are solid color, there are some that are color blocked and look really good too. For example, here is a gray and pink cashmere poncho that looks very nice. Just pair it with black skinny jeans and black ballet flats to look minimal and adorable.
Wear it with a white button-up shirt and skinny jeans
To look casually chic, you should perhaps wear a fitted knitted sweater over a white shirt and let the collar peek out. Here is a little variation on such a chic look. You can wear a black cashmere poncho over a white shirt instead. Wear it with skinny jeans and black leather boots to complete the look.
Dark green cashmere poncho with a white shirt and black chinos
Very similar to the previous outfit, but with a little color change the outfit looks a little less chic, but more feminine. To achieve this look, simply wear a dark green cashmere poncho with a white button down shirt. Wear it with black chinos and light pink pointed toe heels to complete this casual look.
Light green poncho with chinos & heels
For a clean and casual look, you can simply wear a light green cashmere poncho with black chinos. Wear them with black ballerina shoes to complete this minimalist outfit.
Light pink cashmere poncho with white skinny jeans
For a ladylike and beautiful look, you can wear a light pink cashmere poncho with white skinny jeans. To look even more refreshing, wear white heeled sandals to take this outfit to the next level.
Wear it with a white t-shirt and dark blue skinny jeans
A poncho can often turn a very simple outfit into a very stylish and feminine one. For example, the outfit consists of a white T-shirt, blue skinny jeans and black ballerinas. That would have been a pretty good looking casual outfit. But now, with the gray cashmere poncho, the outfit is just gorgeous.
Red cashmere poncho with gray skinny jeans
An interesting attempt at wearing a red cashmere poncho with a long, boho-style necklace. They look surprisingly good together. Complete the outfit with gray-blue skinny jeans and nude heeled sandals for a refreshing touch.
I hope you enjoy reading the cashmere poncho outfit ideas above. You should be able to see that these outfits are actually quite easy to take off. Try them out and see if any of the outfits suit you well.