Winter can be brutal on the fashion industry and the versatility of your wardrobe for a few months out of the year. If you live in an area that gets incredibly cold during the winter, finding fun things to wear can be slightly difficult.
Fortunately, there are a plethora of ways to deal with the cold weather and still create the unique and fashionable look you are going for. If you are stocking up for the winter, here are some essential rules to follow and items to make sure are in your wardrobe to stay warm and look great.
From fall to winter, having a quality collection of sweaters is a must have in any wardrobe. In the winter, layering is critical to staying warm and fashionable. One of the best investments you can make for your wardrobe for both function and style are in knit sweaters. Having several of these on hand are an excellent addition to your look as they are ideal for layering under your coat or vest while a thicker sweater can act as a jacket itself over your outfit.
Accessories can make or break any outfit in your arsenal of clothing, and in the winter, they are essential. Having a variety of scarves to choose from is an excellent idea to give yourself different options for the variety of outfits.
A thick scarf is ideal for a warm look to your outfit on a cold day while something with some bright color is ideal for making a statement with your more neutral based looks.
To complete your winter accessories look, knit beanies are great ways to stay warm while adding a little color to your outfit in the process. A quality pair of gloves is another outstanding addition to your accessory line, but make sure to invest in some touch screen smart fingertips to stay connected on your smartphone.
Shoes make the outfit all come together, and in the winter, having a wide selection of different boots are a must have for getting through the colder months. A selection of different ankle boot options is a great place to start out as these can look outstanding with you favorite pants or jeans, or with a dress and leggings.
Riding boots are another must-have shoe option to add to your winter wardrobe, either tucking in your pants or a perfect addition to your legging look, these are a perfect match with your bulkier winter coat and a chunky scarf.How do you complete your wardrobe with winter essentials? Let us know in the comments!