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Mother Nature needs to get it together. One day she’s hot, the next she’s cold. It’s hard to know if we should be dressing for the Arctic or spring. And, let’s be honest, our closet is just as confused as we are. Because, really, those extreme cold-weather wares are just too much when the day's high is 50 degrees.
But, you can easily deal with NYC’s moody climate if you style your winter staples just right. We started with three classics (the sweater dress, faux-fur vest, and a cozy pullover) and put together two outfits each — one for the chill and one for warmer temps. So, you’ll be prepared whatever the forecast, and you won’t have to trek to your storage unit to switch out wardrobes on a weekly basis. Click through, and get ready to master the elements.