Despite our most colorful intentions, we fill our wardrobe with more black than anything else. Black shoes, coats, jeans, sweaters — you name it and we probably have it three times over. All in a — keyword — slightly different shade than the next. We err on the practical side when shopping and figure the item in question will see more wear than its crimson or cobalt counterparts. That much is true.
What's also true is that you needn't fall back on all-black-everything outfits all the time, especially now that the holidays are coming. Even the most color shy can benefit from adding a splash of winter white into the mix. The result is both refreshing and understated, just the way you like it. Ahead, we're reimagining your closet's blacks and whites in four outfits that show the season who's boss.