With endless options and styles to sort through when shopping online, it's easy to feel anxious and overwhelmed searching for the perfect additions to complete your winter wardrobe. What's helpful when on the hunt for new pieces is knowing what you want and where to find it. While fashion is all about comfort and versatility these days, stylish must-haves that can be mixed and matched for a well-balanced look is high on the list of priorities.
For effortless style this winter, there are a handful of trends that are easy to rotate all-season long. As we are turning towards all things versatile in nature these days, below you'll find a range of classic pieces to be easily styled as a blank canvas to build on a unique personal and signature look.
Keep scrolling to find a curated list of head-to-toe essentials you'll absolutely need to get through the winter.
Running shoes are slowly on the rise taking over the coveted chunky dad sneaker we've grown so accustomed to when scrolling through our Instagram feeds. Super casual and lightweight, these sleek active sneakers are perfect to transition from morning workout to afternoon errands with ease. Pair with leggings and chunky socks for an effortlessly chic retro active look.
Every fall I stock up on my favorite high-waist cotton leggings, except this year I'm prioritizing more variety shopping for colors other than my black and light gray go-to's. I love finding creative ways to keep it casual, mixing and matching these cold weather basics as comfort continues to be a major priority within our daily lives. Investing in quality leggings for full coverage and support in all the right areas will be your best purchase of the year.
Matching sets have been in high-demand since the beginning of the on-again off-again stay-at-home orders. While I never gave much thought to my at-home style prior to the recent pandemic, it's refreshing to see chic and cozy attire that makes us feel good even if binge-watching Netflix from the couch. Pair this set with cozy slippers and a cup of hot cocoa for a comfy night in.
My favorite throwback trend from the 90's, the puffer coat is a must-have for everyone. Super comfortable, soft and oversized, it's the closest we'll get to staying in bed all day while we accomplish what needs to be done in the outside world. Perfect as an everyday coat, make it high fashion with a cute and casual cold weather look.
While uncertainty remains and our gym memberships are on hold, activewearis still on our radar for must-haves this season. With so many styles and colors to shop, active sets are more stylish than ever before. Whether working out at home or appearing as though you did, this top to bottom set is fit to wear all day long.
We've all acquired our fair share of boots over the years but of course there's always room for more. Platform soles not only elevate to new heights but this trend also adds a high fashion element to a classic combat boot style. If you are looking to step your shoe game up this season, a chunky boot hits different.
The chances of you already owning a vest may be slim in 2020, however, I am convinced this is one of the best layering pieces to add to your wardrobe this fall no matter your personal style. As there are a ton of options from knit to leather vest on trend this time of year, pair with weather appropriate bottoms and a long-sleeve button-up for an effortless cozy chic look.
A classic bag that stands the test of time, tote bags are seeing a major resurgence within the fashion world. Whether micro, medium or large, there is a bag for everyone's needs or lack thereof. For a stylish designer option, Brandon Blackwood is known for functionality, practicality and styles that make a statement. Dress this tote up or down for a casual stroll or girls night out.
White button-downs are essential to every woman's wardrobe. Standing alone or the foundation of a layered look, this classic top is effortlessly stylish and extremely versatile. Styled numerous ways and paired flawlessly with just about anything, this is one wardrobe staple not to be slept on.
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