Just because we live in the Windy City, it doesn't mean we're settling for cold-weather gear that's as boring as the forecast. Avoiding a ho-hum winter style routine is easy if you focus on staple pieces that pack an extra-versatile punch. ton of versatility. (This is also a sneaky way to save money!) To hook you up, we handpicked a perfect pair of Dolce Vita winter boots that will elevate your outfits far above average arctic standards. You're welcome. Read on for two ways to style these goes-with-almost-anything shoes, then watch how seamlessly they fit into your current winter wardrobe. Easy, right?
Smart, chic layers mean you don't have to pack away your favorite skirts all winter. We love a high/low hem with knee-high boots. DV by Dolce Vita's Lujan boot will keep you cozy below the knee while the rest of the layers do the warming work up top. Add some texture to the look by including a ribbed tight and structured military jacket.
DV by Dolce Vita Lujan boot, $198, available at Lori's. Band Of Outsiders Army Field Jacket, $199 (originally $396.61), available at Farfetch. Miu Miu Metallic ribbed wool-blend socks, $59.20 (originally $185), available at Net-A-Porter. Clemens en August Stretch-chiffon turtleneck top, $127.50 (originally $510), available at The Outnet. Delia's Ethnic High-Low Skirt, $39.50, available at Delia's. 3.1 Phillip Lim 31 Hour Bag, $750, available at La Garconne. House of Harlow Black Triangle Cuff, $70, available at Charm & Chain.
Keep this casual look from appearing too tough by adding a print that packs a little fun. A statement necklace and trophy bag don't hurt when it comes to femininity, either. The Lujan boot worn this way will keep you comfortable and warm, so we love this look for weekend plans.
DV by Dolce Vita Lujan boot, $198, available at Lori's. H&M twill slim-fit pants, $34.95, available at H&M. Zara bow print shirt, $79.90, available at Zara. Liza cropped sweater, $73.23, available at Modekungen. Rebecca Minkoff Mac Clutch, $330, available at Rebecca Minkoff. Lori's Three Piece Plat Collar Necklace, $36, available at Lori's.