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    41 Things To Freshen Up Your Cold Weather Wardrobe

    Time to bundle up, beautiful.

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    1. A faux fur headband that'll look incredibly fancy and feel super warm. It's perfect for bad hair days, snow days, and any days when you just want to look more bougie than normal.,

    Promising review: "WOW. These look and feel like rabbit fur but don’t shed! They're excellent for keeping your head — especially ears — warm and/or protected from the wind. Think I’ll order a set for every female on my Christmas list. They are flattering and don’t mess up your hair." —Ice Queen Who

    Get it from Amazon for $11+ (available in eight styles plus duo-packs).

    2. Water-resistant, belt-wrapped boots made with faux suede to keep your feet nice and bundled when it gets cold out and you have to actually leave your warm lair.

    Promising review: "Exactly what I wanted. I wear a lot of leggings so I wanted nice boots that go with anything. The boots are pretty and appear to be well made. You can remove the printed cover, roll the boots down to expose the lacey insert, or leave them plain. They have some arch support and a sole that I think will last a while. I wear a 9-9.5. The description says if you wear a true 1/2 size, then you should order smaller. I should have listened to my common sense and ordered the 10. I ordered 9. I was able to get my foot in but it was just a little shorter than I like. They have a nice rounded toe. I have wide feet and they weren't terribly cramped but I know I would not be able to wear them long and I would like to add arch support if possible. The boots are nice enough that I went ahead and ordered a size 10 in a different color. I sprayed this pair with waterproofing so the material doesn't get the white salt lines on them this winter. The color of the boots didn't change. I can wear them in all weather but they are not snow boots." —Deb K.

    Get them from Amazon for $37.60+ (available in 16 colors and sizes 6-11).

    3. A boxy cropped cardigan to throw on over any outfit to simultaneously make it look more chill *and* more put-together. Miraculous!

    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $24.50 (originally $49, available in sizes XS–XL and four colors).

    4. A skull cardigan for anyone with a cold, icy heart who still wants to stay toasty warm.

    Promising review: "I am so in love with this sweater. It is so unique and beautiful, and very warm and thick. It seems to be very well-made. I have worn it out a few times and got a lot of compliments — I think it's my new favorite sweater. Since I love this black skull sweater so much, I bought it in the wine color as well. It is just as amazing and comfortable as the black. I am extremely happy with my purchase." —Synfulglamour

    Get it from Amazon for $5.49+ (available in sizes 6–22 and 10 colors and patterns).

    5. A hooded winter coat that's so fluffy and detailed, you just might be able to hibernate in the thing this winter. It features a fleece interior, a drawstring hood, and six zippered pockets. It also has sides that unzip to give you extra breathing room!,

    The coat is also water-resistant and windproof. ALSO, the design has over 4,000 five-star reviews on Amazon!

    Promising review: "Total bargain. I absolutely love this coat! It’s like wearing your bed as a coat. It regulates temperate well and has tons of useful, deep pockets. I especially like the side zips that allow you to adjust the sizing around the hips. It also folds and packs down easily for travel. Isn’t quite as fluffy as I expected based on the picture but it fluffs up more after a few times wearing it." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $139.99+ (available in sizes XXS-5X and six colors).

    6. Touch screen leather gloves lined with a cashmere blend so you not only feel like you're living the life of luxury, but can *tweet* about your gorgeous gloves even while they're on your hands.


    Promising review: "Like most other reviewers, I am EXTREMELY PLEASED with these gloves. They are as soft as butter and warm to boot! I am so impressed with these that I'm planning on purchasing another pair for my Mother-In-Law for Christmas." —Liz G.

    Get them from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and nine colors).

    7. Buckled loafers with green and red details to give Gucci looks without spending that Gucci price. The shoes have cushioned leather insoles and a super low square heel to keep your feet feeling as good as they look.

    Promising review: "To be honest, I was VERY concerned about the sizing. I wear a size 10 normally but when it comes to flats (pointed toe flats are the only flats I wear FYI), I can wear a 10, 10.5, or even an 11. So I ordered the biggest size they had —10.5 — to be on the safe side. Can I just tell you about the happy, happy, joy, joy I felt when I slid my right foot (because it's bigger than my left — yeah I don't get that either) into the shoe with ease?! These shoes fit like they were made for me. They're totally comfortable since they're a 'soft' shoe design. Totally flexible. I live in a city where you are always walking and I had no problems. I'm wearing them with black denim pants but can wear them with white or blue jeans. The shoes took two weeks for delivery but were so well worth the wait! Get them. You'll love them." —N.G. Benjamin

    Get them from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in sizes 5.5-10.5 and three colors).

    8. A lightweight hooded puffer jacket that'll be quick to slip on and match well with basically everything in your closet. You can also travel with it easily since it folds up and fits in the small pouch bag that comes with it., Amazon

    Promising review: "I absolutely love this coat! I live in Massachusetts. Winter can be brutal here and I have put this coat to the test in the past few weeks. It is warm, protects from wind chill (we had 60 mph wind gusts last week), and love that the hood is not overly large like many are. It sits nicely around the face and zips up to the chin. It's a flattering fit and doesn't look or feel bulky. I recommend sizing up if you like to layer or have a large chest. I originally ordered a medium but exchanged for a large because it was too tight in the bust area." —Sarah S.

    Get it from Amazon for $44.38+ (available in sizes XS-XXL).

    9. Thick winter wool socks to keep the cold away from your feet. They're great for wearing with boots for a snug fit but they're also good for just kicking it around the house.


    Promising review: "These socks turned out to be my perfect sock! They provide just the right amount of warmth, stretch, and ankle-height. Plus, they're pretty! I had no idea when I bought them, but, if it's not too ridiculous to say, I've fallen in love with these socks. I REALLY like that they stay in shape and hold your foot without crushing the life out of it. The fit is perfect too. I'm a size nine. I'm ordering more because I NEVER want to run out of these socks. I also never thought I'd be so enthusiastic about a sock, lol!" —Dogpsyche69

    Get them from Amazon for $13.99.

    10. A pair of fleece-lined faux leather leggings that'll up your winter leggings-as-pants game by about 500%.,

    Promising review: "I purchased these faux leather leggings during a late night Amazon shopping spree. They don't look faux at all, are well-made, and I receive compliments on them every time I wear them. They are also extremely comfortable and fit like a second skin. They are super warm so I probably would not wear in warmer weather, but are perfect for the fall and winter. They shape and stay put! There is no rolling or slipping down with these babies. Put them on and they are going to stay where you put them. I love them!" —Kelly C. Albanese

    Get them from Amazon for $24.99+ (available in sizes XS–4X and four styles).

    11. A pleated A-line skirt with a metallic finish that'll be your go-to whenever you want to look elegant and chic. You're going to look so cute stepping through your city with ankle boots and this pretty statement skirt.

    Promising review: "This is a beautiful skirt; it looks just like in the product photos. The fabric actually feels very luxurious, not thin as you might expect from the price. It was a tremendous bargain at the price I paid. I absolutely love it!" —Doctor G.

    Get it from Amazon for $26.99+ (available in sizes XS-XL and nine colors).

    12. A cropped sweater with balloon sleeves for tossing on whenever you need to rock a comfy little-bit-more-than-a-basic basic.,

    Promising review: "This is my first time reviewing a product but I think this product deserves more! The quality feels great, it’s not itchy or anything. It’s very warm and very oversized, exactly how I want it to fit. I’m usually a large to XL and it was still very baggy on me. There’s is a slight turtleneck which I thought was an additional plus to the sweater! Overall, I think this is a great investment if you’re looking for something warm and oversized!" —Vivian

    Get it from Amazon for $31.99 (available in one size and nine colors).

    13. Cozy joggers that'll feel so good, you won't want to leave the house but when you ~do~ leave the house, you'll still look relaxed yet put together.

    Promising review: "I wasn't sure what to think based on the description alone. You just never know. But as soon as these bad boys arrived, I fell in love with them. They fit great and are sooo comfortable. The fabric feels almost like a very thin cashmere and I like that they have pockets so I can haul things around. I bought these to replace a pair of terry joggers whose drawstring broke and just wanted them to be as easy and comfortable and cozy. They totally are. I want to buy them in every color and wear 20 pairs at once." —Meredith in Maine

    Get them from Amazon for $8.99+ (available in sizes S-3SX and 20+ prints).

    14. A set of cat socks now that your sandals are put away and you'll be wearing socks with almost every single outfit. These are going to look so purr-ty on your feet! You'll get five pairs to switch in and out of.


    Promising review: "My sister got me these as a gift and they're adorable. I wear a 6.5 shoe size and they fit perfectly. They're also long enough so that when I wear my ankle rain boots, they don't scratch me. If you're a cat lover, these socks are for you!!" —Marissa Resnick

    Get the set of five from Amazon for $11.99 (available in six styles and one size).

    15. A Dots candy-inspired pom-pom sweater because what better way to ~sweeten~ up your wardrobe than with a playful movie theater candy design?

    Forever 21

    Get it from Forever 21 for $34.99 (available in sizes S-L).

    16. A body-hugging velvet cocktail dress that'll give everyone at your office holiday party a run for their money. And by that I mean they'll be rifling through their things for their credit card to get this beauty for themselves.,

    Promising review: "Shipped quick and packaged well. This dress fits true to size. Slit is cut at a good point, not too revealing. The little bit of cleavage is just right. The wine color is a rich, deep red and perfect for my holiday party! The material is soft, silky and stretchy. I feel it fits well and the sleeves are slightly loose on my arms, which is great, since sometimes sleeves are too tight. Feels great on my body and I feel confident wearing it. Five stars!" —Kathy B

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99+ (available in sizes 14–22 and 13 colors and styles).

    17. A dinosaur pullover so you never have to fully grow out of your 2005 *~rawr, XD~* energy. That person is still in all of us, we're just wearing cute grown-up sweaters now.


    Get it from ModCloth for $59 (available in sizes XXS–4X and three prints).

    18. High-waist opaque leggings that'll make you want to wear ONLY leggings all season long. Are you ready to live a pants-less life? Because I'm DEF down to denounce pants for the rest of mine.,

    Heading to the gym? Leggings. Lounging on the couch? Leggings. Time of the month? Definitely leggings. Date night? Sweater dress on top of leggings.

    Promising review: "I ordered the plus size. The length was good. The feel is super soft. The high belly actually does go up high. Love it! The back is high as well. Love it! They aren't see-through at all. I wore dark panties and can’t see the color. They fit a little long at my ankles but that I love. Having long legs it was a concern. The waistband is 3 inches wide and doesn’t cut into my waist. These have a great second-skin fit! I checked out the seams and not one problem. They have a warm feel as well... I’m very happy with this purchase and plan to buy more colors." —Annette S.

    Get them from Amazon for $8.99+ (available in one-size-fits all options for straight and plus sizes; 22 colors).

    19. A Champion sweatshirt for when you want to look casual and relaxed yet Instapic-ready at all times. It's just thick enough to layer other open-front sweaters and jackets on top of it.

    Urban Outfitters

    Promising review: "I love this product soo much. My friends have these sweatshirts and I got one myself and it’s so comfy. I have the white one and I wanna get the yellow or navy one soon. I love these sweatshirts. They're soft and warm but not too warm and they can go with ANY outfit." —Hannahhhhhhhhh

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $59 (available in sizes XS-XL) or see more colors on Amazon.

    20. Boyfriend jeans that are absolutely perfect for winter — mended rips give you that chic, distressed look but don't subject your knees to cold wind!

    Lane Bryant

    Promising review: "Thank you so much for bringing back the boyfriend jeans! I like skinny jeans too, but the boyfriend is my favorite style. These are super cute and comfortable. If you love boyfriend jeans like I do, get some!" —Shel88

    Get them from Lane Bryant for $79.95 (available in sizes 14–28).

    21. A bright striped knit sweater so you can splash your winter wardrobe with vibrant colors.,

    Promising review: "How gorgeous is this sweater!! I love the colors —absolutely perfect for fall. I ordered a size small and it’s true to size. It looks great tucked into pants as well, or a skirt. The material is also great quality." —Audrey

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99 (available in sizes S–XL and four styles).

    22. A knit cocktail dress, because winter doesn't have to mean hibernation. Hitting the club in a dress that is also a sweater is 100% an option.,

    Promising review: "WOW. I’ve ordered clothes from Amazon that were pretty cheaply made but this is an exception. It’s super soft and comfy, like an oversized sweater or hoodie level comfort. I love it!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and 10 colors).

    23. A bright faux fur coat for anyone who's looking to stand out in a sea of black outerwear. Not to mention it has huge pockets that will actually fit things!


    Promising review: "This coat is amazing! Wasn’t expecting the quality of the coat to be so good for the price. Color just pops! Will more than likely purchase in another color." —jamie

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes S–XXL and three colors).

    24. A fleece sweatshirt that'll give you an all-day bear hug with its fuzzy, cuddly material.,

    Promising review: "This sweater is amazing! It's super thick and soft, like wearing a blanket. My kiddos love when I wear it so they can snuggle up to me. It's meant to be a loose fit so it's a little baggy. I want to order in all the colors! Shipping took about two to three weeks from China." —Breezyb1027.

    Get it from Amazon for $26.99 (available in sizes S-XL).

    25. A faux fur LED light-up jacket that'll certainly steal the spotlight at the holiday parties you hit up this season.


    Promising review: "I’m not usually one to write reviews but holy moly did I have to write one for this. This is by far the coolest jacket I have EVER seen. The lights look amazing and even without the lights, the jacket is so cute alone. I have gotten so many compliments on it and people constantly ask where I purchased it. I got this jacket in a larger size so I can wear another layer underneath for the wintertime. This jacket is amazing and I highly recommend!" —Ellie Bells

    Get it from Amazon for $63.99+ (available in sizes S-L).

    26. A polka-dot sweater that's for sure gonna earn a ~spot~ among your favorite winter 'fits.,

    Promising review: "Absolutely beautiful. Fits to size. Lovely, heavy gauged, soft yarn used. No complaints. Well worth the price." —Renee

    Get it from Amazon for $59.50 (available in sizes XS–XL and two colors).

    27. An embroidered dickey so you can throw a cute collar on any top, anytime you want. This is a statement piece that literally everyone will be chirping about.


    Promising review: "This is really, really cute under a sweater. I wore this for the first time to work today after buying it months ago in prep for fall. I bought this 'cause I like the look of a collar under a sweater but don’t like how thick two long-sleeved shirts feel or how hot it is. I got lots of compliments and comments. The sides are adjustable so you can loosen or tighten to fit you which is nice. My only dislike is the thickness of the seams on the sides. Still happy with my purchase though!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99.

    28. Anklet booties that are going to def command attention when you're out and about. They'll be easy to dress up and down with knit dresses, jeans, cropped slacks, and whatever else you've got in your fall style arsenal.


    Promising review: "These boots are so fun! I love the ankle strap since it makes them more fancy and stable. They fit as expected. I wear an 8.5 so I ordered a 9 and they fit fine. They're really well-made and comfy." —Stephanie Clinch

    Get them from Amazon for $24.98+ (available in sizes 6-11 and 10 styles).

    29. Satin wide-legged pants with a single super deep pleat on each pant leg that will DEF take your whole fall style to the next level. You can wear this cutie with a tucked plain white tee or a festive sweater. This is gonna be the pair of pants you'll want to dip into over and over again.

    Banana Republic

    Get them from Banana Republic for $110 (available in sizes 0-14 and two colors).

    30. A teddy bear coat you won't be able to ~bear~ not wearing every few days. Its cuddly texture makes it look as warm as it feels.


    Get it from Missguided: in straight sizes for $66 (originally $110; available in sizes 0-12 and four colors) and in plus sizes for $55 (available in sizes 16-24).

    31. A velvet crossbody bag that'll turn plenty of heads — primarily because it's a sure-fire dupe for the version by Prada. Go ahead and be ~prada~ yourself for not blowing rent money on a bag and getting this gorgeous dupe for under $60. You're welcome!, Amazon

    Promising review: "Okay, first of all, I was shocked by the incredible QUALITY of this stunning purse. The pics don’t do it justice. It was beautifully packaged. The hardware is real, solid metal and not hollow or cheap. I took advice from another reviewer and covered the brand name with a vintage pin and I’m obsessed. This is my new favorite purse. I love the closure and it just looks expensive. I would buy it again! I want to buy the other color later (burgundy for fall)." —Tasha DeWitt

    Get it from Amazon for $57.80.

    32. A bejeweled faux mink stole so you can transform into a sentient, impeccably dressed snowflake in an instant.

    Ashely Stewart

    Get it from Ashley Stewart for $29.70 (originally $49.50, available in sizes 14–24 and two colors).

    33. A corseted hoodie from the Sofia Richie x Missguided collection because why not bring a lil' sexy to the athleisure trend this season? This sweater is gonna be a sultry yet subtle addition to your closet.


    Get it from Missguided in burgundy, taupe, purple, and white for $34 (available in sizes 4-12).

    34. Platform wedge sneakers that'll give you the elevation of heels and the street style edge of sneakers. These casual wedges will match so easily with your different jeans, jackets, and sweaters.


    Promising review: "I am five feet tall and very active and I love wearing shoes that add a bit of height without tiring me out through the day. I bought these because I've never had sneaker wedges and I'm so glad I did. They remind me a lot of TOMS wedges which can easily be worn all day, even with a lot of walking. I wear them to work which I generally have to walk a bit for and my feet were not hurting or tired at all at the end of the day. They're very easy to put on since they have a zipper closure instead of laces (which is very convenient). They also don't scrape the back of my Achilles tendon as some booties tend to. It looks like a great quality product with good materials that don't bend and wrinkle after the first time you wear it. Overall, it is a great product and I'm hoping to try out the other color and styles as well." —Diana P.

    Get them from Amazon for $26.99+ (available in sizes 5-12 and 21 styles).

    35. An asymmetrical cowl neck sweater for days when you really can't be bothered to try but want to look nice and feel warm.,

    Promising review: "I"m amazed and impressed by this high-quality wrap sweater coat. It looks so beautiful and the quality is worth to buy it. I got it in the grey color and it's exactly the way it looks in the pics." —Sasha

    Get it from Amazon for $18.98+ (available in sizes S-XXL and 15 colors).

    36. A collared dress so you can freak out your family during Thanksgiving festivities with all of your ~spooky vibes~.

    Promising review: "Love this dress SO much!!!! Originally bought it thinking it would be a great costume but I wear this to work on a regular basis now I love it so much. Very flattering." —Lacey

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99+ (available in sizes XS–XXL and nine colors).

    37. A turtleneck sweater dress that'll look good no matter how you style it.,

    Promising review: "I am soooo happy I got this dress. It’s absolutely PERFECTTTTT from the style to the fabric! This is NOT cheap junk. This dress is so warm (and not in an itchy way) and beautiful! It’s beyond flattering since the fabric isn’t too thin and it’s perfect for a fall day! I got so many compliments wearing it to a freezing indoor function. Seriously, I want every freaking color." —Zee B.

    Get it from Amazon for $24.64+ (available in sizes XS-XXL).

    38. High-rise wide-legged jeans for when you feel like being super on-trend *and* want to sneakily and comfortably wear leggings or long underwear under your pants for maximum warmth. They'll never know...

    Promising review: "These really are what other reviews say! Very comfy and flattering jeans! I love them. Perfect high rise, perfect length, and all around perfectly comfortable." —J

    Get them from Amazon for $39.99 (available in sizes 24–30 and two washes).

    39. A Simpsons Light-Up Christmas Sweater that'll definitely lose the Ugly Christmas Sweater contests this year because you'll be winning best (and most brightly) dressed instead. This is DEF going to bring fun ~and~ holiday cheer to your wardrobe.

    Forever 21

    And nope, it's not too early to get in the holiday spirit. We started in October. You didn't know?!

    Get it from Forever 21 for $34.99 (available in sizes S–L).

    40. A western teddy jacket for adding your own yeehaw flair to the shearling look everyone's rocking these days.


    Get it from Nordstrom for $54.98 (originally $110, available in sizes S–L).

    41. A faux leather midi skirt you can easily style to wear to the office, apple picking, or out on the town. Wherever you are, you're basically guaranteed to be the best dressed.


    Promising review: "Saw this in-store and loved it right away. Don't typically wear A-line skirts but the detailing and lines make it super flattering. Wore it to my conservative office with a sleeveless turtleneck top and black heels. Can't wait to style it with knee high boots and a sweater for a cozier weekend look. Was true to size." —stia

    Get it from Anthropologie for $130 (available in sizes 00–16).

    Remember, just because it's cold doesn't mean you can't be ~fashion~!


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

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