if it’s winter then it’s time to bundle up. but there’s no need to sacrifice style the next few months just because the wind is blowing. today, i’ve rounded up ten winter wardrobe staples that will keep you on your style game all winter long.
boots – short, tall, and otk boots are essential winter footwear. wear them with dresses or skirts for work. or pair with skinny jeans for a chic weekend look.
tights – it’s a blue moon when i wear hosiery of any type. but when it’s cold outside i don’t mind adding a pair of tights for warmth. try a pattern for a little extrra style. my favorite brands? opens in a new windowcommando, opens in a new windowDKNY, opens in a new windowwolford, and opens in a new windowspanxx for added shapewear.
faux fur vest – wear it underneath a lightweight jacket or let it fly solo. either way, a faux fur vest is a versatile addition to your winter wardrobe. opens in a new windowJ.Crew, opens in a new windowINC., and opens in a new windowVia Spiga
casual coat – the perfect weekend look starts with a puffer jacket. technology has improved this tried-and-true coat so look for ones that can be packed inside a suitcase opens in a new windowOld Navy, opens in a new windowMarmot, and opens in a new window32 degrees
scarf – nothing is more versatile or warm than a scarf. look for neutrals for versatility. want a little pizzazz? try a pattern. opens in a new window Vince Camuto, opens in a new windowAnthropologie, and opens in a new windowEileen Fisher.
technology gloves – an absolute necessity when you want to answer your phone in frigid temps. opens in a new windowRalph Lauren.
hats – last but not least don’t forget to wear a hat when you head out the door during the winter months. a opens in a new windowbeanie or opens in a new windowwide-brimmed wool hat is long on style and keeps you warm.