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Victoria Beckham’s Silk Dress & Turtleneck Is A Smart Styling Hack For Winter

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Aside from freezing temps, shorter days, and black ice puddles of doom, a major downside to winter is figuring out creative ways to switch up your wardrobe. When those trusty go-to items begin to feel stale, a surefire way to give them new life is through creative layering, Victoria Beckham's turtleneck and dress combo being a prime example.

The fashion designer stepped out in Manhattan on Weds. with her sleek turtleneck layered beneath a silk dress from her namesake brand, effortlessly demonstrating how knitwear can make summer dresses totally wearable during colder months. Accenting the multicolored pattern, Beckham's maroon top coordinated perfectly with her sky-high stiletto boots. The style icon and mother of four clearly wasn't about to let a little New York City chill get in the way of making a splash, and she gently reminded fashion lovers everywhere just how far a little creative layering can go.

With her signature statement eyewear and army-green clutch, Beckham pranced through the brisk air effortlessly, causing fashion girls to rethink stowing away those floaty, lightweight dresses for the entirety of the season. One look at Beckham's inventive pairing will have you resurrecting your favorite floral frocks and slip dresses in no time.

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Whether you're itching to incorporate your favorite lightweight dresses into your winter edit, or are just plain tired of your go-to sweater and jeans, this outfit recipe is sure to add some unexpected flair to your cold-weather wardrobe. The web is chock-full of formfitting knitwear and dresses perfect for layering, but you can start out with a few picks sourced by The Zoe Report, below.

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Sweater With Buttons

Zara

This mustard hue is so versatile that it will pair with dresses of different shades, and the shoulder buttons will look so cute peaking out from underneath.

Jodie Leopard V-Neck Silk Slip Dress

L'Agence

Who says slip dresses are reserved for summertime? Pair this printed number with skin-tight knitwear and a moto jacket for a winning nighttime look.

Knit Staple Basic Crew

11 Honoré

Allow this formfitting crew neck to be your new best friend. It's bound to be a go-to basic, but the cutout detailing sets it apart from the rest.

Striped Trench Dress

Eloquii

A dress this good should be worn year-round. Layer it over a turtleneck for work in winter, then wear it as-is on a breezy summer day.

Cutout Ribbed Wool Turtleneck Sweater

Helmut Lang

When winter gloom strikes, opt for a pop of color and dream of clear blue skies.

Karen Dress

Reformation

All you need are over-the-knee boots and a cozy ribbed turtleneck to deem this floaty wrap dress totally winter-ready.