Accessorize, Accessorize, Accessorize!—Your winter coat doesn't have to be a statement piece to make for a killer outfit. Consider it a foundation for your craziest accessories like a neon-floral bag and glitter booties.
Above, clockwise from left: Betsey Johnson The Rosealicious Drawstring, $50.95, available at Karmaloop; Marc by Marc Jacobs Vintage-Inspired Aviator Sunglasses, $98, available at Bloomingdales; Upper Deck Coat, $162.99, available at ModCloth; Madden Girl Women's Ruztik Ankle Boot, $34.78, available at Endless.
Dress Up Your Jammies—Printed pants can look way pajama-y. The key to making them work is to pair it with a super-luxe vest, a beautiful bag, and to pick a pant with a more trouser-like silhouette.
Above, clockwise from left: 3.1 Phillip Lim Printed Pants with Eyelash Trim, $149, available at MyTheresa; See By Chloe Vest, $311.50 / 222.50, available at Zappos; Proenza Schouler PS1 Medium Suede Satchel, $1595, available at SSense.
Teacher's Pet—Get some mileage out of that oversized blazer and pair it with a prim button-up and a filmy long skirt. Don't forget that ladylike bag to really make it count.
Above, clockwise from left: 3.1 Phillip Lim Fringe Fitted Blazer, $650, available at Barneys; American Apparel Chiffon Double-Layered Full Length Skirt, $58, available at American Apparel; Tory Burch Carlin Small Satchel, $575, available at Tory Burch.
A Long Skirt And A Long Jacket (Too)—A wintertime maxi-dress calls for a maxi coat. Don't forget the giant platform boot to make sure your skirt's not trailing!
Above, clockwise from left: Erno Military Coat, $119.99, available at French Connection; ASOS Pleated Sleeveless Maxi Dress, $116.55, available at ASOS; Robert Clergerie Brixt Clogs, $323, available at Zappos.
The Modern Equestrian—We're obsessed with this silhouette! Cropped trousers, loose-fit button-up, a furry shawl, and a structured blazer... it's a formula for an instant classic!
Above, clockwise from left: Oasis Faux Fur Tippet, $40.60, available at House of Fraser; Steven Alan Spring Reverse Seam L/S, $158, available at Steven Alan; Vince Scrunched Cropped Pant, $195, available at Barneys.
Leather and Leopard—A pretty skirt in a fierce print can only look more badass when paired with this season's most sought-after outwear, the shearling coat.
Above, clockwise from left: Bird by Juicy Couture Askham shearling and leather jacket, $1150, available at Net-A-Porter; River Island Leopard Pleat Skirt, $48.39, available at ASOS; Forever 21 Suedette High Heel Boots, $14.99, available at Forever 21.
Written by Mark Iantosca