15 Photos Of NYC Women Looking Winter Chic

Photographed by Chantal Adair.
Is frostbite getting your wardrobe down? Before you give up attempting to find the balance between comfort and chic (and inevitably settle for a look that consists solely of puffer jackets and ski masks), we scoured the city streets to find some of New York's best layering pros. Ahead, they share their tips, tricks, and must-haves for conquering the cold with your most stylish foot forward.
Consider this some serious outfit inspo for bundling up while looking your best. Because, really, no one wants to look like Frosty the Snowman on their morning commute.
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Name: Georgia Graham
Spotted At: McCarren Park
What She's Wearing: Vintage coat, vintage Levi's jeans, Adidas sneakers, Nike socks, and Ray-Ban glasses.

What's the one winter accessory you can't live without?
"A fur coat!"
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Name: Samantha Silvers
Spotted In: Williamsburg
What She's Wearing: A vintage coat and rag & bone hat.

How would you describe the way New Yorkers dress for the cold?
"Warm people wear sleeping bags, [and] the other half dress to be numb."
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Name: Madeline Poole
Spotted In: Williamsburg
What She's Wearing: Theory pants, Stella McCartney jacket, Balenciaga shoes, and a Mansur Gavriel bag.

What is your number one styling tip or trick for surviving the winter in New York City?
"Touchscreen gloves."
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Name: Elizabeth Salt
Spotted In: Noho
What She's Wearing: American Eagle pants and an Aritzia coat.
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Name: May Kwok
Spotted In: Greenpoint
What She's Wearing: Zara pants, Stella McCartney, Reformation, and Uniqlo coats, Raf Simons x adidas sneakers, and an American Apparel hat.

How would you describe the way New Yorkers dress for the cold?
"You're either really great and not warm, or not so great and really warm."
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Name: Amy Wilde
Spotted In: Williamsburg
What She's Wearing: A vintage coat, OAK scarf, and Converse sneakers.

What is your number one styling tip or trick for surviving the winter in New York City?
"Stick with your instincts. It's winter!"
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Name: Malory Maloney
Spotted In: Williamsburg
What She's Wearing: Acne jacket and Poler gloves.

How would you describe how New Yorkers dress for the cold?
"Lots of black."
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Name: Aniysa Alexander
Spotted In: Williamsburg
What She's Wearing: Vintage clothing and Dr. Martens shoes.

What is your number one styling tip or trick for surviving the winter in New York City?
"Platform boots."
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Name: Julia Lozovaia
Spotted In: Williamsburg
What She's Wearing: A handmade coat, adidas shoes, JanSport backpack, H&M scarf, and Neff hat.
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Name: Layla Saito
Spotted In: Williamsburg
What She's Wearing: An Alexander Wang coat.

What's one winter accessory you can't live without?
"Heat-technology clothing."
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Name: Sara Brown Lee
Spotted In: Williamsburg
What She's Wearing: Vintage fur coat, Nike sneakers, Chanel bag, and Zara hat.

How would you describe the way New Yorkers dress for the cold?
"Compromise. They are either freezing cold or completely bundled up."
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Name: Mary Wallace
Spotted In: Williamsburg
What She's Wearing: Free People jacket and Céline sunglasses.

What is your number one styling tip or trick for surviving the winter in New York City?
"Wear two scarves!"
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Name: Natalie McGrath
Spotted In: Williamsburg
What She's Wearing: J Brand jeans, Marc by Marc Jacobs coat, Converse sneakers, and a Coach bag.

What is your number one styling tip or trick for surviving the winter in New York City?
"Cashmere socks!"
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Name: Sofia Alvarez
Spotted In: Williamsburg
What She's Wearing: An H&M hat.

How would you describe the way New Yorkers dress for the cold?
"They all wear black!"
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Name: Violet Borak
Spotted In: Noho
What She's Wearing: Armani Exchange shorts, a fur coat purchased in Paris, Coach shoes, and a handmade scarf.

What is your number one styling tip or trick for surviving the winter in New York City?
"Having positive energy."
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