We’ve pulled together the best styling insights from NYFW’s top shows to help you breathe new life into your staid winter staples.
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Add drama to your tailored coat by crossing an extra-long scarf and allowing it to hang past the hemline. Top with a statement hat.
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Add polish to a denim-on-denim ensemble with a printed silk scarf in the same color family.
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The unexpected combination of a crochet top with sweatpants works well in muted colors.
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Belt a chunky cardigan over your lacy midi dress and top the duo with a jacquard coat for your next date night.
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Embrace the oversized trend and layer a boyfriend blazer over a large white shirt, then add a little sexy appeal with slinky evening pants.
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Instead of a full, midi skirt, why not wear your long-sleeved crop top with a slim maxi skirt instead?
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Wrap your faux fur scarf around your neck and tuck one end into a buttoned menswear-style coat to keep it secure.
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Your swingy, tea dress looks fresh when worn under a sheer crop top.
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Cinch a buttoned-up sleeveless trench over your shirtdress and wear with knee-high boots.
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Add extra interest to the preppy button-down-under-a-sweater combination by throwing a loose, cropped sweater over the top.
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Get extra mileage out of your slip dress by wearing it under a slit pencil skirt and blazer.
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Head-to-toe sweatpants become weekend wear when worn with ankle boots and a plaid coat.
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For a downtown spin on wide-leg leather pants, pair them with a varsity sweatshirt.
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You can wear those lace-up stilettos in cold weather; just don a pair of ribbed silk knee-high socks underneath them.
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A fluttery, printed blouse adds a dash of sweetness to a chunky three-quarter-sleeve sweater and leather pants.
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A pair of sheer, black ankle socks add a fashion-forward twist to Mary Jane pumps and pencil skirt.
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Swap your go-to necklace for a thin black ribbon, and then showcase your D.I.Y. accessory with a plunging neckline.
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Repurpose your cropped sweater by wearing it over a slip dress in the same color.
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Instead of leaving the collar open and buttoning the rest of the way, fasten your coat at your neckline and allow the skirt of your dress to show.