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You've tried explaining it to your pals in New York, L.A., and pretty much everywhere in between. The fact is, no one understands a Chicago winter until they live it. Like us. Arctic temps call for layers and often a total abandonment of style, but wouldn't it be great if you could stay cute and keep warm, too? We think so! Promise, you don't always have to feel like you're wearing ten extra pounds of wool when bundling up in a cozy sweater. We spotted 15 pullover sweaters (you know, the kind you wear like, every day) that will warm you up without literally weighing you down. They're saying this is going to be the coldest winter ever. Make it the cutest one, too.
Update: This story was first published on January 21, 2014, during the last big snowstorm in NYC. In honor of Blizzmaggedon 2015, we've decided to revisit our favorite WTF posts on Weather.com and share some more of it's strange, scary, and entirely un-related-to-weather content. Give yourself a break from storm updates read
When we approach the middle of winter, we tend to fall into a style rut: The novelty of piling on layers has worn off, and the first three sweaters at the top of our stack become the only three sweaters we wear. But, #becausewinter isn't an excuse for our outfits to fall flat. So, instead of grabbing that solid read