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Maxi skirts might be synonymous with warm weather and balmy breezes, but they deserve a place in your current cold-weather rotation, too. Think about it — they offer plenty of winter-appropriate coverage, allow for some sneaky legging-layering underneath, and are the perfect canvas for dozens of styling options.
Don't believe us? We've gathered up tons of inspirational dress-'em-up tricks from some of our go-to sources, and assembled them here in a handy guide. Go ahead, bust out that ankle-skimming skirt and mix it up with color-blocking, chunky layers, and other quick (and clever) changes. After all, there's nothing quite like a fresh start, right?