The Wardrobe Staples Every Woman Needs To Survive Winter

When daylight saving time ends it reminds us to mentally ready ourselves for the impending winter chill. In preparation for the transition from fall to winter, we’re gathering trusty, heavyweight wares and accessories that’ll help us withstand the most frigid temperatures in style. Ahead, shop our curated selection of 13 must-have essentials that are equally chic and toasty for the brisk months ahead.

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Brr, It's Cold In Here

Cozy Sweater

It's no secret you'll live in a chunky turtleneck all season long. Choose one in a vibrant color to brighten up a monochromatic winter wardrobe.

Puffer Coat

Tackle subzero weather with this wool-polyester puffer coat that's equal parts warm and flattering thanks to its drawstring waistband.


A cashmere beanie will keep your head and hair protected from unruly winds, plus the baby blue color is just so darn adorable.

Wool Coat

Winter calls for a serious topper and a thick longline wool number is a crucial investment. Toss on over sweaters and trousers for day or a midi dress and tall boots for evening.

Snow Boots

Durable, insulated footwear is much needed for those who will be trekking snow-brimmed streets. Choose a waterproof duck boot silhouette accented with chic quilting and faux-fur trim.


Prevent icy fingers with a pair of leather-shearling gloves. The lace-up detail adds a fashion-girl vibe.

Fleece Vest

One of the most useful layering pieces, a plush fleece vest can be worn under an array of outerwear for extra warmth.

Ankle Boots

Easy to match and effortless to slip on with anything, black leather ankle boots with stacked heels provide comfortable height and protection.

Faux Fur Coat

Equal parts glamorous and practical, a multi-colored faux fur topper elevates your look in an instant, while keeping you toasty in the chill.

Striped Scarf

In subzero temperatures its essential to keep your neck covered. Always have a generously long, soft scarf on hand to wrap around yourself.

Lined Socks

Wear these snug fleece-lined options as you relax by the fireplace or when donning tall boots to wick away moisture.

Thermal Leggings

Made for winter, these leggings contain heat while providing amazing stretch, comfort and mobility.

Fuzzy Earmuffs

Keep your ears toasty with a pair of faux fur muffs.