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Ready to give up on life and just walk around in a giant blanket? There’s hope yet! Winter wardrobe blues solved.

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Pair Navy with Black

Forget what you heard: You can (and should) wear black and navy together. The combination is an unexpected twist…and is relatively low lift since you probs already own a lot of both colors.

Get the look: Club Monaco coat ($249); Topshop sweater ($55); Dr. Denim skirt ($49)

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Let Your Coat Do All the Talking

A statement coat allows you to put in almost no effort without looking sloppy or boring. Wearing sweats under there? We won’t tell.

Get the look: Topshop coat ($180); Loewe bag ($1,750); Pure Navy boots ($80)

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Layer an Oversize Sweater with Slim-Fit Boots

When it comes to chunky knits, we say the bigger the better. Over-the-knee boots that fit like tights are the perfect balance to a such a cozy top.

Get the look: R13 sweater ($395); L.L.Bean turtleneck ($30); Jessica Simpson boots ($159)

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Pop Some Color With Your Hat and Scarf

A neutral-colored wardrobe will never let you down, but if you do want to spice it up, bold accessories are the way to go.

Get the look: Halogen beret ($18); Echo scarf ($79); J.Crew turtleneck ($22); French Connection coat ($260)

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Or Your Bag

An all-black base allows a bright purse to absolutely shine.

Get the look: Milly blazer ($535); ASKK jeans ($165); Coach bag ($239); & Other Stories boots ($149)

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Match Your Coat to Your Shoes

Your coat and shoes don’t have to be red, but wearing both pieces in the same shade pulls your whole outfit together, with minimal effort.

Get the look: Alice + Olivia coat ($595); Barneys New York boots ($259)

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Wear Your PJs Out of the House

Your new favorite party look also happens to be the most comfortable.

Get the look: H&M beret ($13); Cath Kidston pajamas ($88); Dior bag ($2,450); Marc Fisher heels ($60)

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Toughen Up Your Girly Pink

Don’t want to look like a bubble gum wrapper? Pair your pink with edgier pieces like loose-fitting jeans, black ankle boots or a studded handbag.

Get the look: J.Crew coat ($137); River Island blouse ($56); Parker Smith jeans ($105); UGG boots ($105)

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Swap the laces on your boots

Switch the plain black, gray or beige laces your winter boots came with for a super-bright hue, like cherry red or neon green, to give your old stand-bys a fresh new vibe.

Get the look: Unreal faux-fur coat ($309); I.AM.GIA pants ($150); J.Crew boots ($180); Converse shoelaces ($2)

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Go Faux

Why let outerwear and scarves have all the fun? Carry a faux-fur handbag that will make you smile every time you reach for your lip balm.

Get the look: Marchome bag ($23); Alice + Olivia coat ($357); PacSun jeans ($48); Treasure & Bond boots ($100)

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Take a Newsboy Cap for a Whirl

These stylish hats make a pretty big statement on their own, so keep the rest of your outfit fairly straightforward (jeans and a puffer will more than suffice). 

Get the look: I.N.C. International Concepts hat ($18); Tna coat ($228); Paige jeans ($215); Topshop boots ($170)

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Wear a Dressy Coat with a Casual Outfit

Would Monroe Steele's faux-fur coat look incredible with a fancy dress and heels? Yes. Does it look just as fabulous with a sweater and black jeans? You bet.

Get the look: Apparis coat ($365); Eileen Fisher sweater ($178); J Brand jeans ($227)

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Match Your Pants to Your Boots

Want to fake miles-long legs? Take it from Krystal Bick and opt for a monochrome lower half.

Get the look: Michael Michael Kors jacket ($100); Gap top ($23); Cuyana pants ($145); Stuart Weitzman boots ($798)

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Pin a Brooch to Your Coat

It’s jewelry! For your clothes! (Heads up that it may make a tiny hole in the fabric, so you've gotta be willing to commit to this one.)

Get the look: Betsey Johnson brooch ($35); Sam Edelman coat ($100)

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Layer Your Coats

Think outside the usual layering rules and sport a short puffer over a long tailored coat.

Get the look: Bagatelle puffer coat ($139); London Fog trench coat ($150); Mango jumpsuit ($100)

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Don’t Wait Until Spring to Sport White Accessories

Or bright yellow, for that matter.

Get the look: Matériel coat ($581); Charles & Keith bag ($59); Sam Edelman boots ($180)

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Mix and Match Jewel Tones

It’s not for the faint of heart, but pairing one jewel tone with another is unexpected and oh-so-beautiful.

Get the look: Michael Michael Kors coat ($100); Chelsea28 top ($79); Alice + Olivia pants ($295)

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Belt an Oversize Coat

Hello, hourglass.

Get the look: Sosken coat ($330); ASOS belt bag ($)

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Wear Velvet While You Still Can

Whether it’s in pants, a jacket or a full suit, take advantage of this magical fabric before the temps rise.

Get the look: Something Navy shirt ($79); Raey dress ($268); Adidas sneakers ($80)

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Try Shades of Brown Instead of All Black

Yes, black is your favorite no-fail winter shade, but browns, tans and caramel hues are just as flattering and way more interesting.

Get the look: Nanushka coat ($850); J.Crew shirt ($90); Banana Republic pants ($90); Louis Vuitton bag ($4,200); Missguided boots ($60)

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Winterize a Silky Maxi Skirt

Maxis typically scream summer, but not when worn underneath an oversize turtleneck in the same color.

Get the look: Nasty Gal coat ($56); Aerie sweater ($40); Free People skirt ($78); Loeffler Randall boots ($695)

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Wear a Shoulder Bag as a Crossbody

Refreshing your wardrobe can be as simple as wearing something you already own in a slightly different way.

Get the look: Mango coat ($120); Marni bag ($1,850); Something Navy blazer ($99); American Eagle Outfitters jeans ($50); Franco Sarto boots ($70)

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Jump Into the Neon Trend

Turns out neon hues and winter whites are a match made in fashion heaven.

Get the look: Le Specs sunglasses ($120); Supreme sweatshirt ($130); Topshop pants ($100); Charles & Keith bag ($89); Keds sneakers ($40)

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Reconsider the Cape

When we think "cape," typically one of two things comes to mind: Superman or Sherlock Holmes. Let's change that to something a little more chic, shall we?

Get the look: Valentino cape ($3,490); Uniqlo turtleneck ($15); Vince culottes ($265); Everlane heels ($160)

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Go Bold and Monochromatic

Shirt, pants, shoes, blouse, purse. Boom.

Get the look: Chelsea28 blouse ($69); Alice + Olivia pants ($330); Marc Jacobs bag ($295); Steve Madden boots ($100)

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...Or Just Wear All Black

It's easy, flattering and timeless. Did we mention easy?

Get the look: Tahari coat ($188); Everlane sweater ($150); Jean Atelier jeans ($183); Treasure & Bond boots ($100)

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Take the Lenny Kravitz Approach to Winter

Goodbye, puffer coat. Hello, comically huge scarf.

Get the look: Anthropologie scarf ($48); Polo Ralph Lauren dress ($198); Missguided boots ($45)

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Ignore the “No White Pants After Labor Day” Rule

FYI, winter white looks incredible with mini checks.

Get the look: Moon River coat ($149); Gap turtleneck ($70); CeCe pants ($109); Furla bag ($398); Prada heels ($675)

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