Discussing the arrival of spring right now might feel overly ambitious, but as we all know by now, time goes by fast. Especially when we're talking about fashion. As such, now that our fall chapter is coming to a close in less than a month, it's time to evaluate winter wardrobes and precisely which trends we'll be embracing this time around. There are the usual suspects—puffers, velvet, sequins—and then there are the slightly less predictable trends, like printed tights and snake print.
Whether you're looking to think out of the box with your looks this winter or prefer to keep things tamer but simultaneously polished, the eight winter trends we've culled should address all your needs. Scroll down to see the trends you won't be able to wear once we've defrosted for spring, and then shop our picks so you can seize the moment.
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