7 Stunning Winter-to-Spring Wardrobe Staples Your Closet Needs
Summon warmer temperatures with go-to picks that fit seamlessly into your cold-weather and warm-weather wardrobes.
H&M High Waist Denim Culottes
Wide-leg denim looks great with a chunky sweater in the winter and a simple tee in the spring. These '70s-style high-waisted culottes are the perfect staple to transition you through the seasons. Paired with a high heel, this leg-lengthening style is instantly slimming.
To buy: $49.99, hm.com.
Zara Short Sleeve Top
This black and white-striped top with a pop of red is a workhorse. Wear it under a blazer with black skinnies in the winter, then when spring rolls in, pair it with a wispy skirt. This tee is wearable with casual and dressy separates alike, making it a versatile wardrobe staple.
To buy: $29.90, zara.com.
Everlane Trench Coat
Nothing says put-together like a classic, year-round khaki trench. This polished topper ties together an otherwise casual weekend outfit and gives structure to ladylike dresses. At Everlane, it's less than half the traditional retail price.
To buy: $138, everlane.com.
ModCloth Essential Elegance Midi Skirt
Supremely flattering and appropriate for a multitude of occasions, this A-line number in classic black is the closet must-have you never knew you needed. The full skirt is flattering on a wide range of shapes, and is just as polished when worn with ballet flats and a T-shirt or a sparkly top and pumps.
To buy: $69, modcloth.com
J. Crew Everyday Cashmere Crewneck Sweater
Thanks to its seasonless blush tone and cozy cashmere construction, this sweater is a far cry from your casual Friday staple. The lightweight composition makes it easy to tuck into ladylike skirts, but it looks just as polished with your favorite denim. Available in 15 colors.
To buy: $98, jcrew.com.
Nordstrom Cashmere & Silk Wrap Grey Clay
This dove gray scarf adds a subtle pop of color to a dark winter coat. When the thermometer spikes, toss the silk and cashmere dud in your purse for a drafty office or wear it atop a printed blouse. Available in 21 additional colors.
To buy: $98, nordstrom.com.
Sole Society Andorra Pump
A pointy-toe pump should be in every woman's wardrobe. Update yours with a block heel in a neutral suede that can be worn year-round. This cutie can even transition from the office to happy hour.
To buy: $89.95, nordstrom.com.