Winter Basics 101: The Best of Every Category

With December (and its accompanying temperatures) on the horizon, we thought it would be a fitting time to talk essentials—winter essentials to be precise. We know they’re not the most exciting group of fashion items to buy—we’d rather be shopping for pom-pom sandals and miniskirts too—but unless you live in sunny California, there are certain items that are pretty much mandatory for braving the upcoming weather. Plus, if you look hard enough, you can actually find pieces you’ll look forward to wearing—trust us. So, to help ease the process, as well as ensure your picks are as stylish as they are practical, we’ve rounded up the best of every winter essential for you to shop right here, right now. And, no matter if you’re looking to save this year or splurge on a couple of items, we’ve got something for you.

Scroll through to see our picks!  

Were you already prepared, or will you be snatching up more than one thing on this list? Tell us in the comments! 

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