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Light Academia Outfits | Style Guide

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What Is Aesthetic Light Academia Style? 

Light academia is best described as opposite to dark academia when is comes to choice of color palette (beige versus dark brown). It's a style that is visually a lot lighter with comparison to dark academia with a strong focus on aesthetic fashion pieces with a like of cozy cardigans, blazers and tailored trousers. The style still embodies the love for intellectual and artistic development but has a lot more lightness and happiness added to it. Dark academia style feels a lot colder and more serious at times and has similar feel we get when sitting at the dark library. Light academia on the other hand remind us more of exploring outdoor space or reading a book under a tree. Light academia is also one of the most popular trends of 2021 with a strong indicators that this style will continue gaining it's popularity next year as well.

Whether you're looking for light academia outfits inspiration or just want to add a few of it's iconic fashion pieces and create something even more unique, check out our aesthetic light academia clothing and accessories that are trending right now!

Light Academia Outfits

Light academia outfits have it's specific color palette consisting of shades of beige, white and light brown. When it comes to light academia style of clothes, the first things you should look for are cozy and comfortable sweater or cardigan, corduroy pants, checkered skirts and light color academic style shoes. 

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Light Academia Accessories

Light academia accessories play just as important role in the overall light academia outfit look as the clothing pieces. Choose your grandmother style watch, clear, round glasses, leather type bag or backpack that can fit all the books that you need (ideally vintage looking or with a sign of several years of wearing) and few jewelry pieces with a like of small necklace or earrings (gold color, delicate jewelry pieces will work best!). 

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Light Academia Shoes

To complete your light academia look you will also need a thick sole, vintage style leather shoes, plaid scarf and maybe a beret that will keep you warm on a cold day. This style is not meant to show off your figure, quite the opposite! It focuses on keeping you warm during cooler days on your outdoor trips and comfortable while spending your time reading, learning or listening to some classical music.   

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Is Light Academia Outfit something that you would like to try? Comment below and check out our aesthetic fashion online shop HERE for even more light academia outfits inspiration.

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