7 Fashion Items I Won’t Be Wearing This Winter

I must say, while living in California for close to 25 years taught me countless things about summer fashion, laid-back style, party “lewks,” and more, it did pretty much nothing to prepare me for what it’s like to dress for the cold—like, real cold. However, with one full New Yorker winter under my belt and another one approaching swiftly, I can proudly say I’ve come close to mastering the art, thanks to some lessons I learned (and mistakes I made) last year.

From buying and wearing the right types of sweaters to finding the coat style that looks good but doesn’t do much in terms of warmth to avoiding a certain sock style, keep reading about the seven things I will not be wearing or buying for the next few months, and of course shop what I will be instead.