There’s no excuse to hibernate this winter. Insulation is all the rage, from rugged, retro apparel inspired by Arctic expeditions to cozy, reliable down and faux-fur trimmings.
Don’t think you need this kind of heavy-duty apparel? Keep in mind the freakish snowstorm that barreled across the Northeast during Halloween. Mother Nature is sure to have more tricks up her puffy sleeve, but with these snuggly staples you can keep on smiling, even when wintry mixes blow your way.
Topshop Faux Fur Longline Chevron Gilet, $150
Sorel Cate the Great Boots, $200
Old Navy Faux-Fur Trapper Hat, $24.95
The North Face Arctic Parka, $299
Zara Leather Gloves, $89
[Chanel image courtesy of Pixplanete / PR Photos]