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OK, so you've prepped your snow-boot game and you've considered a punchy new hat. But single pieces can take you only so far. There are 90+ days of chilly temps ahead of us, and you need a cheat sheet of playful combinations to put together this winter. Let's get styling.

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Mix Patterns, Lots of Them

Plaid, stripes, leopard...more plaid. You can't go wrong.

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Pair Faux Fur with Soft Fabrics

That new teddy-bear vest you've been eyeing? Top it over loose silks and rayons (be that pants or a dress).

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Endorse Fuzzy Accents

Li'l furry pom-poms are everywhere right now. When you're taking one out for a spin, let it be the focus of the outfit. Don't compete with too many other colors.

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Make an Impact with a Pop of Red

A single, solid statement is always a good idea.

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Or Opt for a Softer Splash of Pink

You know how we feel about pastels in the winter....

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If You’re Doing Snow Boots, Keep It Simple

When the weather requires you no other shoe option but all-terrain clompers, go easy on the rest of your look.

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Belt...That...Poncho

This is the easiest way to look instantly chic. (And means you can have seconds at dinner.)

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Or Drape That Poncho Over a MiniSkirt

Proportions are your friend.

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Nestle in an Accent Skirt

For days when you're looking to break up the typical blacks and browns, sneak in a refreshing printed skirt (preferably of the floral variety).

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Keep Shapes and Lengths in Mind

Pair a tough-to-wear midi skirt with a shorter coat. Your ankles (and baller heels) are officially the star of the show.

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Let Blue Work in Unexpected Ways

Nothing punches up a conservative outfit like cobalt blue.

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Couple Sweaters with Tough Moto Jackets

Layer the street-chic way. (And flip your cuffs for bonus style cred.)

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Pair Flight Jackets with Mens-Inspired Shirts

The idea here is to vary your colors and textures to keep from looking bulky.

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Style Your Boyfriend Jeans with Little Details

Kerchiefs? Mini cross-body bags? Stacked rings? This is where they belong--with your slouchy, distressed denim.

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Don’t Take Yourself Too Seriously

All this said, wear whatever the hell you want--even if it means slightly resembling a Muppet.

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