Looking to fight the cold weather without sacrificing your fashion sense? Here is what you need. From chic skinny jeans and statement coats to classic cashmere sweaters and turtleneck tops. Below, you’ll find the top eleven winter wardrobe essentials you must have for a chic season.
In winter this is probably the most used piece of clothing and the one people are going to see on you most often. A classic color like grey, camel, or black is always a safe bet, but don’t rule out fun colors like red and lavender.
2. Hooded Rain Jacket
Practical and cool, a protective, water-resistant shell is a must-have rainy-day layer. Look for one that you can easily slip inside your tote in case of an unexpected shower.
3. Puffer Coat
A puffer coat basically takes you anywhere a wool coat can’t. Whether it’s short or long and lightweight or heavy duty depends on your climate and lifestyle.
4. Chic Turtleneck
A chic turtleneck does double duty as heat protector and style essential. This style looks good with anything whether it be paired with a sweater and sleeveless dress, or simply worn on its own with jeans.
5. Layering Tee
Long-sleeve tees are super handy for layering and are easily found in multiple colors and fabrics. It’s the layer you’ll reach for over and over this season.
6. Statement Scarf
The scarf is a chic and effortless addition to keep you extra warm & cozy. You might want to get ones in multiple styles long and loose, wrapped closely around your neck, or knotted once at the chest to quickly put together with any outfit.
7. Skinny Jeans
Skinny jeans are perfect for winter as they allows you to layer multiple items on top for warmth and can be tucked into your boots.Wear them with flat heel booties and a leather jacket in the day or pointy toe heels and a silk drape top for a night out on the town. These go with pretty much any combo.
Sometimes sweaters is all you need. This chic layering piece can be as easy to dress up as it is to dress down.If you are just going on a drive or planning to stay indoors, chunky knit sweaters are just enough to ward off the chill.
9. Coziest Beanie
Super functional and always stylish, the beanie is your chilly weather savior. Although I sometimes just like to pull my coat hood but the beanie comes in super handy while walking and crossing streets as the hoods covered it all the way!
10. Tech Gloves/Mittens
Definitely come in handy during peak winters when your hands freeze while using your phone and you still need to!
11. Warm Winter boots
Step it up this season with an insulated winter boot to keep you cozy all season long. Look for a water-resistant upper and a warm lining to protect your toes from freezing temps.
What are you favorite winter essentials? Tell me about your cozy finds in the comments below.