Wondering how to look stylish and party-ready when you have to be all bundled up? It’s easier than you think. Color, texture, and layers are the key components to lending a festive touch to your look when you have to be out in the elements. In fact, we think these versatile tips will easily carry over into the still-cold months of the new year!
Scroll through to see five ways to stay festive AND warm!
Feathers are just plain fun and surprisingly sophisticated, especially in black and white. Not to mention, they’re having a moment and look incredibly chic when paired with simple pieces—easy dressing for the win!
Club Monaco Dace Feather Skirt ($249) in White
Layer this cloud-like mini over pants or thick black tights.
Tibi Feather Tuxedo Crop Top ($375) in Black
Wear this fun crop top under a cool tuxedo blazer or moto jacket to stay extra warm under your coat.
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A colorful coat is the most eye-catching way to make a statement this season. Whether you go for a bold hue or something softer, you’re sure to stand out amongst the sea of black, brown, and gray cover-ups.
Vince Modern Coat ($695) in Red
This menswear-inspired overcoat will look incredibly cool over a feminine party frock.
Zara Zipped Boucle Coat ($199) in Sea Green
We guarantee you’ll be the only girl at the party in a mermaid green coat.
Leopard print is surprisingly neutral, making a pair of boots adorned with the pattern all the more versatile. If it’s too frigid for your favorite festive statement heels, make this option your winter go-to!
Tabitha Simmons Spotter Calf Hair & Suede Ankle Boots ($895) in Leopard
These leopard Chelsea boots are everything you could wish for in a boot—and more.
Zara High Heeled Printed Leather Bootie ($159) in Leopard
We love the block heel on this cool-girl pair.
This stylish winter accessory packs a major punch. Not only is faux fur incredibly cozy, it somehow makes you look a little ethereal, which is always a good thing.
Whistles Faux Fur Scarf ($142) in Pink
This pretty pink scarf will make your skin glow, guaranteed.
Charlotte Simone Blue Fur Popsicle Stole ($465)
Punch up an all-black outfit with this scarf.
Cool earrings flatter your face, and they’re also a conversation starter! No matter how cold it is outside, a pair of bold earrings will instantly add interest to your bundled-up-look. Tip: The coolest styles to wear this winter draw their drama from edgy, oversized minimalism as opposed to sparkle.
Eddie Borgo Small Silk Tassel Earrings ($195) in Blue
Nothing says festive like a pretty pair of tassels swishing around your face.
Delfina Delettrez Fishing for Compliments Earring ($765) in Green/9k Gold
The solo earring trend is still going strong! Give it a try with this seasonally appropriate option.
What do you do to look festive when it’s freezing outside? Tell us in the comments!