Whether you’re trying to save money for all the gifts you have to give this season, or are simply trying to save yourself the time of a shopping trip or two, everyone can appreciate a free styling trick—amirite? And with the official start of winter just around the corner, and the temperature dropping more and more by the day, we thought it would be a fitting time to bring you not one, but five totally free cold-weather fashion hacks using pieces we’re pretty confident in assuming you already own. By re-thinking how you use pieces like sweaters, socks, and sunglasses, you can ensure a winter that is not only warmer but exponentially more stylish.
Scroll through to read our tips and, of course, shop each one!
1. Wear High Socks Under Your Cropped Pants
Your ankles will thank you.
2. Style a Sweater as a Scarf
Not only will you look like a street style star, but you'll be warmer in a pinch.
3. Wear a turtleneck under EVERYTHING
Dresses, going-out tops, other turtlenecks—you name it.
4. Wear Sunglasses to Keep the Cold Out of Your Eyes
You'll thank us at the first sign of wind.
5. Layer Tights Under All Your Pants
The incognito layer will do wonders for your warmth.
Which tip did you find the most useful? Tell us in the comments!