Winter's 15 Must-Have Trends!

Update your winter wardrobe with the season's most fashionable coats, sweaters, scarves and more – plus shop the trends for less with our editor's picks!

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SEQUIN CARDIGANS

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Landov

If sequined dresses are just a little too much for you, take a cue from and add a touch of sparkle to a minidress or dress up jeans with a glittering cardigan or blazer.

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GRAY LEATHER JACKETS

GRAY LEATHER JACKETS
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Winter jackets just got a whole lot cooler! Keep the cold out with a rock-star worthy slate biker jacket – just like the Hills tough girl .

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CROSS BODY BAGS

CROSS BODY BAGS
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Oversized bags – and evening clutches! – get the cross-body treatment to keep hands free to enjoy a warm cup of coffee during the day, (like who totes an Olivia Harris by Joy Gryson bag) or a glass of wine at night.

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HOUNDSTOOTH

HOUNDSTOOTH
Chance Yeh/Patrick McMullan/Sipa

Add the checkered print to an all-black look, like , or wear it head-to-toe on a dress or wool coat.

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OVER-THE-KNEE BOOTS

OVER-THE-KNEE BOOTS
Humberto Carreno/Startraks

From the runway to the street, stars like add a high-fashion edge to their winter wardrobe with thigh-high boots. The extra-high style can also serve as a fashionable leg warmer over jeans or with minis and opaque tights on the coldest days.

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LEOPARD-PRINT SCARVES

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Kristin Callahan/Ace Pictures

Cold weather accessories take a walk on the wild side this winter with leopard prints in a wide range of colors. Try a tan-hued scarf like or go for a luxe look with a furry option.

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STATEMENT EARRINGS

STATEMENT EARRINGS
Bauer-Griffin

Step it up a notch with dangling statement earrings. Add the extra bling to a party frock like , or dress up a turtleneck sweater and ponytail. Just remember to skip the necklace to avoid overkill.

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STRONG-SHOULDER BLAZERS

STRONG-SHOULDER BLAZERS
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Sharp-shoulders are here to stay! From dresses to jackets, the trend makes its way into winter with satin tuxedo blazer.

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LACE TIGHTS

LACE TIGHTS
National Photo Group

If you’ve gotten tired of just wearing opaque tights in the winter, add a little pizzazz to your minis with lacy textures, as seen on country darling .

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FUZZY COATS

SIENNA MILLER
Jordan Wolf/Broadimage

Warm and cozy gets a whole new meaning this winter with shaggy coats – like Topshop number – and vests.

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FAIR ISLE

FAIR ISLE
Rodrigo Guerra/Ramey

This isn’t your grandpa’s sweater! Diane Kruger proves the classic winter print can be oh-so-stylish in a wrap cardigan from Urban Outfitters. Try a hooded style or pullover for a cozier feel.

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STATEMENT BELTS

STATEMENT BELTS
Landov

Don’t let the season’s chunky knits hide your shape! Cinch coats and billowy sweaters with decadent statement belts like geometric Topshop one.

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CAMEL COATS

CAMEL COATS
Eaglepress

This tried-and-true classic is the season’s best investment piece. Try it with a toggle front like or keep it simple with double-breasted buttons.

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SLOUCHY BEANIES

SLOUCHY BEANIES
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Sick of shedding layers as soon as you step indoors? Slouchy beanies, like crochet one, make for a stylish – and warm! – accessory both inside and out.

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SUITING DRESSES

ZOE SALDANA
Sara De Boer/Startraks

Menswear makes a sexy cold weather comeback on feminine frocks like Zoe Saldana’s chic, tweed sheath.

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