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Sure, you’d be hard-pressed today not to come across peeps dressed to the nines in their greatest ghoul-y getups. But, if you’re feeling a bit fatigued by the abundance of wacky Halloween costumes out there, don’t fret — there are still a few chic ways to ring in All Hallows' Eve without being a total party pooper. We’ve got a few sartorial tricks and treats that are anything but bogus, and will help you stand out amid the spooky shenanigans. And they all revolve around one magic material: black lace.
The subtly sexy, slightly spooky, and hardly prissy fabric is hard to beat — plus, it’s a swingin’ option that can carry you through the holiday season and beyond. That’s why we’ve culled lacy onyx finds that have just the right amount of spook and sass. Take your pick, right here!
Our noses are redder than a Louboutin sole, and we haven't felt our toes since October. Yep, it’s cold here in NYC. But, in Wisconsin, for example (where this editor's mother lives), it's even worse. (Meanwhile, his brother in L.A. thinks his 65-degree day is nippy.)
Winter weather may be complicated, but our read
Try as it might, a temperature drop does not always get in the way of those who love a short hem. Yes, we're opposed to frostbitten legs, but we’ve become really good at layering warm tights and tossing on high boots to help fight the chill. Because, nobody should have to give up skirts just because it's winter. read