It's that time of year when fashion brands start to unveil their really cute, spring collections. Skirts and sandals and tanks that look so sunshine-y and happy! YAY!
But the problem is, in non-fashion-world-normal-
However, you can still indulge in some spring shopping that you can wear now and later. Here's how:
♥ Pick a good color palate. They may not be in bloom yet, but you can go floral in 20 degree weather, just pick something with a darker color combo, like this dress (pictured) from Forever 21.
♥ Tights (duh). Heavy duty tights are your best friend for dress-wearing in the winter, leggings work, too!
♥ Boots. Skip the cutesy flats and ankle boots. I like a flat combat boot to, well, combat slush and snow. Plus, you can pair them with socks for extra coziness.
After all that, pile on the scarves and mittens, and that spring-like dress is chill proof. And once the temperature hits 70 degrees, peel off all the layers and it's hello, strappy sandals!