Skip To Content

    37 Things That'll Help Make Your Outfits Stylish And Warm When You Go Out

    Don't worry — you may be warm, but you can still leave early for pizza.

    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page if you decide to shop from them. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. A faux shearling coat that'll snuggle you while you wait on bar lines *without* ruining your outfit. Dare I say, you'll want to keep this on once indoors.


    Promising review: "This jacket is so comfortable to wear, and also surprisingly warm. I was not expecting that I could brave the snow with this jacket, but I was so warm and comfortable in this jacket, I haven't even had the need to bust out my heavy duty winter coat because this is warm enough. The best part is that this jacket is SO much cheaper than every other teddy jacket out there, and still stylish and comfy. I also love that the pockets are quite deep, I was able to fit quite a bit into the pockets which is super nice." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $31.99 (available in sizes S–3XL and 12 colors).

    2. A satin tie-front dress, because this'll prove staying out late isn't nearly as hard when your arms are protected from dropping temps.

    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $79 (available in sizes XS–XL).

    3. A bodysuit turtleneck so a) you don't have to worry about any unexpected ~untucking~ and b) you can stay toasty warm even while hailing a late night cab.,

    Promising review: "This is beautiful, warm, and an amazing fit!" —shanequa bradley

    Get it from Amazon for $7.38+ (available in sizes S–XL and 10 patterns).

    4. A balloon-sleeve, rib-knit dress for saving the drama for how quickly you can convince your friend to leave for pizza, and not how long you can brave the outdoors.


    Get it from Boohoo for $15 (originally $30; available in sizes 2–24 and three colors).

    5. A pair of rhinestone stockings that'll add a ✨sparkling touch✨ to your favorite LBD *and* help keep your knees from shivering all night. Win, win.


    These come in two "one-size-fits-all" styles: one straight-sized, and one plus-sized.

    Promising review: "I’m about a 14 on the bottom with thick legs and thighs. These fit me so well! I usually have an issue wearing any type of 'one size' things — I’m in-between the 'regular' one size and the 'plus sized' one size. These have enough stretch that they don’t look stretched out or distorted when you put them on." —somesongbird

    Get them from Amazon for $8.99+ (claims to fit one size in both straight and plus sizes, available in 12 patterns).

    6. A ruffled wrap dress, because this'll leave you free to take over the dance floor but protect you from chilly weather.,

    Promising review: "I really love this dress! I followed another review that said to order a size up and it worked. It fit great when it came. I received many compliments at my company Christmas party. I'll probably order it in another color." —Janelle M

    Get it from Amazon for $20.98+ (available in sizes S–XL and 11 colors).

    7. A velvet bodysuit so you can reach the pinnacle of dressing: feeling cozy AND fashionable. If we're dreaming and not actually out...nobody pinch us.

    Forever 21

    Get it from Forever 21 for $22.99 (available in sizes 0X–3X).

    8. A V-neck knit dress with POCKETS for wearing over just about any of your favorite long-sleeve tops to stylishly layer your outfit — aka a foolproof way to keep warm.


    Promising review: "I am in love with this sweater dress and I feel like it is the perfect dress for fall! I received so many compliments. It's so cozy and comfortable; I wasn’t dying to take it off when I got home!" —Tahnee Harris

    Get it from Amazon for $20.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and five colors).

    9. A pair of heeled cowboy boots that'll make your night one to remember when not only could you sneakily wear thick socks, but could actually stay on your feet all night. Stilettos...we need to talk.


    Promising review: "I love these shoes! They're so comfortable and have enough room for socks!! I wore them all day then walked a little over a mile home in them and I didn't have any pain. They basically feel like boots with a much smaller heel for me. I also love the style. I wore them every day at work last week with very different outfits and they looked great with each of them." —Lisa

    Get them from Amazon for $24.95+ (available in sizes 6–11 and seven colors).

    10. A statement-sleeved knit pullover, because this'll dress up your go-to black jeans and keep you so toasty warm, you'll wonder if you're actually on your couch. Sadly, no.,

    Promising review: "I was worried this would be pretty small since it's one size, but I normally wear an XL and it's still oversized on me. It's surprisingly warm. I was looking for an oversized cropped sweater and this is exactly what I wanted! Shipping was really fast, too!" —Morgan Jade

    Get it from Amazon for $27.99 (claims to fit one size; available in seven colors).

    11. A faux crocodile mini skirt you can easily pair with some thick tights and take a break from your Saturday night jeans without sacrificing warmth.


    Get it from Topshop for $48 (available in sizes 0–14, regular and tall, and two colors).

    12. A button-down sweater dress for having a new LBD that'll look every bit as stylish, but won't betray you the minute you step outside. No more sprinting to the Uber.

    Promising review: "I love this dress, it's a nice, thick material. It's really stretchy and comfortable." —candice shakes

    Get it from Amazon for $23.99+ (available in sizes XS–XL and four colors).

    13. A pair of fashionable ankle socks that'll let you wear your favorite going-out platforms — but now your piggies won't go numb while walking to the bar.

    Free People

    Get them from Free People: the tassel socks (available in two colors) and leopard print socks (available in three colors) for $14 each.

    14. A knit, tie-waist dress, because this'll meet you in the *middle* whenever you want to look extra sophisticated but don't dare to sacrifice warmth. This + tights = still cozy.

    Promising review: "This fits great and is comfortable. I’ve ordered it in two colors and will order in more. A scarf and nylons kept me warm in 40 degree weather. I got many compliments." —Kudos

    Get it from Amazon for $23.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and 11 colors).

    15. A knit moto jacket so you can ~top off~ your carefully-planned ensemble to stay cozy and still feel stylish en route to your friend's place.


    Get it from ModCloth for $69 (available in sizes XXS–4X).

    16. A pair of ruffled leggings for both giving your going-out closet a fun, unexpected update *and* keeping you safe from the elements while you wait for your ride. Maybe now it won't feel like 10 years since they said they were on their way.

    Promising review: "The material is heavy and warm. These can DEFINITELY be a winter pant. As for the style, they are ADORABLE." —Amazon Customer

    Get them from Amazon for $8.99+ (available in sizes XS–XL and five colors).

    17. A beaded mock-neck blouse that'll feel a heck of a lot more sophisticated (and practical!) than your usual tank tops — now the jeans you've been wearing since Monday (don't lie) will feel a little more elegant.


    Promising review: "I took a chance and tried ordering clothes for the first time from Amazon and I am pleasantly surprised at the result! This top is incredible. The material is heavy and expensive feeling. The neck buttons in the back and the shirt included an extra button, which was nice because they can sometimes fall off no matter the quality of the shirt! I recommend buying this top." —Sam

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99 (available in sizes 0X–3X and four colors).

    18. A shearling bucket hat, because this'll keep your ears so, SO happy when you brave hitting the bars on an extra cold night. The best part: it'll give your look a trendy update so you never have to take it off.


    Get it from Mango for $29.99.

    19. A leopard-print fuzzy cardigan so you have something stylish to throw on when it's too warm for a heavy jacket, but *just* chilly enough to want an extra layer. Will this be the most complimented part of your outfit? YEP.

    Promising review: "This cardigan is so cute and so soft! I absolutely love it and can’t wait until it cools down so I can wear it out. It’s so fuzzy and soft and looks a lot more expensive than it actually is!" —Ellery

    Get it from Amazon for $28.99 (available in sizes S–XL and three colors).

    20. A turtleneck knit dress for finding yourself ~up to your neck~ in compliments — all without freezing your tuchas off in the name of looking cute. Today is the day we all learn we can have it all.

    Nasty Gal

    Get it from Nasty Gal for $12 (originally $50; available in sizes 0–8).

    21. A pair of over-the-knee boots that'll fashionably protect your legs from the cold whenever wearing a dress or skirt — OR they'll serve as an *extra* layer of warmth on top of leggings.


    Promising review: "After months of debating, I was so happy when these boots arrived and were exactly what I was looking for. The first time I wore them, I brought them to Washington DC for a weekend when I knew I'd be doing some walking (risky). Luckily, they weren't a problem at all. I hate to spend a lot of money on trendy items that won't be wardrobe staples, so these were in the right price range for under $40. The material, including the inside of the boot is very soft and helped keep my legs warm in the less than 20 degree temps." —Allison

    Get them from Amazon for $31.99+ (available in sizes 5–11 and 17 colors and styles).

    22. A rhinestone cocktail dress, because (unlike my dance moves) this'll impress the heck out of everyone at the club when you're the only one not shivering.

    Promising review: "This dress was amazing. It was absolutely perfect for my trip to Vegas; it kept me warm when the nights were colder! I highly recommend." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99+ (available in sizes S–XXL and nine colors).

    23. A floral ruched top so you can add a pop of color to your sea of black evening choices and avoid unpleasant goosebumps. Plus, it's *just* light enough so you're not sweating once in a crowded bar.


    Get it from Nordstrom for $55 (available in sizes 2–10).

    24. A velvet floral swing dress you can wear with both leggings and tights to make sure wearing anything other than pants won't mean instant discomfort on cold nights. Maybe now you'll actually feel motivated to stay out. Maybe.


    Promising review: "This is an adorable, unique dress! It’s really warm and it looks great with legging and tights. Lengthwise: it goes right above my knee. Also, I like that the gold detail on the print is so subtle. I get tons of compliments every time I wear it." —APGabay

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99+ (available in sizes XS–XL and five patterns).

    25. A pair of faux leather pants for making your favorite tops look more expensive *and* taking a much-needed break from black bottoms. Look at that — you're still nice and warm.


    Get them from H&M for $24.99 (available in sizes 0–14 and two colors).

    26. A patterned blouse that'll make dressing up so darn easy whenever you have dinner plans — AND you won't have to run away should your friends decide to eat outside.

    Promising review: "This top is adorable! I love how unique the pattern is and it’s perfect for work and happy hour! It fits true to size and is such great quality! Definitely recommend getting this one!" —LittleBlackDressxCici

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99+ (available in sizes S–3XL and four patterns).

    27. A thick wool mini skirt, because this'll bravely fight back against freezing winds — aka it won't fly up and it'll keep your thighs protected. This + tights = dream team.

    J. Crew

    Promising review: "The wool skirt is such a classic and timeless piece. It's a very warm wool and a good length. It's overall a beautiful skirt." —MaryAnne

    Get it from J.Crew for $110 (available in sizes 00–24 and three colors).

    28. A plaid shirt dress so you become used to a frequent pattern of compliments the whole darn night. AND you'll be unbeatably comfortable (aside from your bed)? Unreal.,

    Promising review: "OMG, this is so cute. I am a size 14 so XL would've been perfect fit, but I wanted to have that looser look like the model so got a size XXL. I pulled it off perfectly. I wore this to a concert in December in Chicago with just high riding boots and it was a true thick flannel: not cheap material at all. I got tons of compliments and one person told me this goes for $65 in boutiques — I told her check out Amazon LOL. The colors are vibrant, it keeps me warm, the pattern lines up nicely, and is perfect for a girl's night out to an Xscape concert." —news u can use

    Get it from Amazon for $19.88+ (available in sizes S–XXL and 10 colors).

    29. A snakeskin-print mesh dress for an outfit that keeps you safe from unexpectedly chilly nights, but still feels ~cool~ enough to wear to the club.

    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $79 (available in sizes XS–XL).

    30. A pair of fleece-lined faux leather leggings that'll give you an edge on fall night dressing. It'll upgrade all your favorite sweaters (even sweatshirts!) and make sure the weather isn't what sets your curfew.

    Promising review: "I get sooo many compliments! I love the way my butt looks in them. I'm a hairstylist and I loved how after a haircut I didn't feel itchy, because the hair just slid off. They're fleece-lined too, so that is just a bonus in comfortable land! Love, love, love them — I got a size 3X and they fit perfectly! I'm usually super nervous about ordering pants online, but this was a win for sure." —M. Slotterbeck

    Get them from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes XS–4X and four styles).

    31. A metallic knit dress, because this'll teach you a very important secret: it's fashionable to essentially wear a big sweater out when it's shiny.


    Get it from Express for $98 (available in sizes XS–XL).

    32. A ruffled, high-low top so you can be the center of attention thanks to your good taste, and not because you jumped in a cab three blocks from your destination.

    Promising review: "I bought this top for NYE and it was better than expected. I have been disappointed with other purchase on Amazon, as far as clothes go. I was very happy with this one! I wore all night NYE while dancing, and had no problems. I got lots of compliments and felt good about my outfit. Great top for the price." —Erin Brock

    Get it from Amazon for $20.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and eight colors).

    33. A shimmering shift dress for pairing with your favorite boots and ~shining~ well into the night. Though you *will* need to leave before your favorite pizza place closes. Priorities.


    Get it from AdditionElle for $69 (available in sizes 0X–5X).

    34. A belted blazer dress that'll help you stand out in all your group pics (but who's paying attention?) while also not seeing so much as a goosebump the entire night.


    Promising review: "I love the fit. It's a good, thick quality material for the price. It was perfect. I received a lot of compliments on it." —Elka

    Get it from Amazon for $20.99+ (available in sizes S–L and four styles).

    35. A pair of (truly) high-rise, button-down jeans, because these'll help all your tops look a little more upscale and keep you unbeatably warm. They have *just* enough detail to make you look on-trend, but are still classic so you can wear 'em every darn time you go out.


    Promising review: "I'm a teacher so I'm running around all day and one day, I had to help out at a cross country meet. I had to run across their track with these jeans and they still held up — no bagging of any kind! I would size down a bit. The jeans stretch out a bit to fit your curves so I don't have any gaping whatsoever. They are just so soft and I love how my backside looks in them." —TeacherT

    Get them from Madewell for $135 (available in sizes 23–37 in regular, petite, and tall).

    36. A leopard-print, frayed sweater so you can do what you and I both know is best case scenario, which is to wear a warm knit out. It's trendier than your basic sweaters, but every bit as cozy.


    Promising review: "I absolutely LOVE this sweater. It's super cute to tuck into a pair of jeans or leggings. I ordered the white and I’m definitely going to order the khaki, it's overall great quality and super comfy!" —Courtney

    Get it from Amazon for $19.98+ (available in sizes S–XL and four colors).

    37. A ribbed bodycon dress for an ally that'll *stick by your side* whenever you brave the night air in the name of socializing. Luckily, this is warm enough so you don't immediately regret your decision.

    Forever 21

    Get it from Forever 21 for $24.99 (available in sizes 0X–3X).

    Your friends when it's time to go out and you haven't canceled for once:

    KC Film Office

    The reviews for this post have been edited for length and clarity.

    Want more? Check out our favorite online clothing stores for all your shopping needs, perfect places to shop for clothes if you’re in your 30s, plus the best places to order custom t-shirts online and the best clothing stores for petite sizes. Still not satisfied? Check out all of our clothing content for even more.

    Shopping for something specific? Check out BuzzFeed Reviews to find the best things for every budget!


    Amazon Prime Day is coming!

    Sign up for the BuzzFeed Shopping newsletter to get the best deals delivered right to your inbox.
    Newsletter signup form