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Once those low temperatures start to hit, it becomes harder and harder to find the motivation to infuse anything other than warmth into our wardrobes. Gone are the flirty florals and playful prints of summer, and we're left with decidedly more dreary options. Our solution? A little baroque.
Metallic foils, fleur de lis prints, and heavy-duty brocade couldn't be more perfect for chilly temps — and they're not so bad for your style, either. Here, 10 Renaissance-inspired pieces that'll fancy up your closet without looking the least bit costumey.
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Flannel button-downs are the kind of closet essential it’s easy to collect. There are the ones you’ve owned for years and years, the one you’ve only recently picked up thanks to ‘90s nostalgia, and the collection you’ve thrifted, inherited, and/or pretty much stole from your S.O. (or ex-S.O.).
But, in there read