From dresses to scarves, 'hooded fashion' is everywhere right now - here are some of our top picks

Embrace the hood (Picture: Getty/Cider/&Other Stories/River Island/Karen Millen)

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Dressing for the elements can be tricky – but one of the latest trending looks makes it a little easier.

Hooded fashion is having a moment. 

Be it scarves or dresses, hoods are featuring heavily in red carpet looks – you only have to look at Jenna Ortega’s recent stunning Saint Laurent dress to see the trend in action.

Jenna Ortega at Paris Fashion Week

Jenna Ortega attends the Saint Laurent Menswear Fall-Winter 2023-2024 in a hooded number (Picture: Stephane Cardinale – Corbis/Corbis via Getty Images)

A hooded dress might transport you straight back to the 00s, with visions of Kylie Minogue – but they have firmly returned to the fashion world in 2023.

Kate Moss wore a sheer olive green silk jersey dress with a built-in hood to the Museum of Modern Art in New York last November, while Laura Harrier opted for a sleek brown YSL hooded dress for another red carpet look.

Hoods add a new level of interest and drama to any outfit – not to mention they are an additional layer of protection against the wind and rain.

Kate Moss at WSJ. Magazine 2022 Innovator Awards

A hooded look from Kate Moss (Picture: Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images)

Laura Harrier at 2022 LACMA ART+FILM GALA

A sophisticated look (Picture: Stefanie Keenan/Getty Images for LACMA)

But the best part is you can go as casual or dressed-up as you fancy – with all kinds of hooded options available.

Keep it relaxed with a hooded jersey dress, or go all out with a formal hooded jumpsuit. Alternatively, dip your toe in the trend with a hooded scarf.

The possibilities are endless.

We’ve rounded up our favourite picks from the high street below.

Best ‘hooded fashion’ buys

The Lost Empire Hooded Maxi Dress - £16.50

The Lost Empire Hooded Maxi Dress – £16.50

This dress from Cider is comfy and stylish, featuring a soft, stretchy material with fitted long sleeves and a loose hooded design.

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Hooded Knit Jumpsuit - £57

Hooded Knit Jumpsuit – £57

Channel Jenna Ortega’s sleek black look with this hooded jumpsuit from Karen Millen.

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Crochet Hood Scarf - £65

Crochet Hood Scarf – £65

This & Other Stories hood scarf in a lovely pistachio shade will keep your ears and head warm on chilly winter days.

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Beige Hooded Dress - £40

Beige Hooded Dress – £40

Stay cosy and warm in this neutral option from River Island

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Hooded Knit Midi Dress - £95

Hooded Knit Midi Dress – £95

This long sleeve hood dress is now half price – down to £95 from £189.

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