There's a reason fashion girls don't fret as the weather cools. When the temperatures drop, the opportunities to make a sartorial statement rise. Layering provides so many possibilities for test-driving novel stylings and working more daring pieces into your ensemble. However, once the number on the thermostat sinks to a certain level, it can become difficult to dress with style in mind when your priority is suiting up for the blistering cold. But just because you're dressing wisely for the winter weather doesn't mean you have to do away with fashion and find yourself in a cocoon of puffy layers, smothered in scarves. To prove good style and smartly dressing for winter are not mutually exclusive, we've rounded up 20 cute cold-weather outfits that survived uncomfortably cold temperatures and fashion week.
Head below for 20 cute cold-weather outfits that will make you glad winter's here.
Go bold in the It color of the season.
Elevate any look with a colorful faux-fur stole.
Balance a bulky outerwear layer with leggings.
A timeless wool coat gets added cool factor with a vintage T-shirt and light-wash denim.
Black leather pants make for a stylish winter bottom.
Who knew head-to-toe gray sweats could look so chic?
A denim maxi skirt is an unexpected way to take a break from pants.
Leopard print is in no matter the season.
Pants with a slight crop are the chicest way to show off your boots.
A jumpsuit works for winter months when topped off with a faux-fur jacket.
Practice tonal dressing with a long textured coat.
A quilted skirt is a surprisingly cozy way to work a skirt in the winter.
Don't be afraid to play with color.
Styling your jeans with a bold cuff is an easy way to make a statement and bring attention to your boots.
If you're wearing a dress with tights, cozy up in an outerwear layer with a hemline several inches longer.
An oversize jean jacket is the perfect piece to top off layer upon layer.
High-waisted wool slacks are a sophisticated cold-weather alternative to jeans.
A bold scarf can instantly bring attitude to an outfit.
Just because it's winter doesn't mean you have to shy away from bright, summery colors.
A fitted knit sweater tucked into high-waisted pants and topped off with a statement jacket is always a safe bet.
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