Although winter can sometimes be cold, depressing and just a general downer, one cannot deny that it is the best season to stock up on the trendiest of accessories and a great excuse to bring out the inner stylist in you. Accessorising with a purpose is one of our favourite things to do in the colder seasons. Have a look at these 12 Accessories To Add To Your Winter Survival Kit and waltz your way through winter like a boss!
- Thick Scarves
Thick blanket scarves are definitely all the rage during the winter months. Aside from being cute accessories that really help channel your inner fashionista, thick blanket scarves have also proven to ward off winter colds when worn snuggly over our noses.
2. Fluffy Beanies
Cute and cosy pom pom beanies are a great way to add a playful elements to your winter gear. Beanies are a cute and great way to keep your ears and head warm in the freezing cold, all whilst looking adorable at the same time! Beanies are available in a wide variety of styles, colours and textures, meaning there is one for everyone out there!
3. Get Funky With Your Tea Collection
Tea is one of the best ways to decongest after a long day out in the cold, and a great way to keep warm in the cold winter evenings. Why not get a little playful with your tea collection? Instead of the normal English Breakfast, stock up on a variety of different Fruit Teas, Green Teas and Herbal Teas to add to your winter tea repertoire.
4. Purchase A Fruit Infused Water Bottle
Fruit infused water bottles are the perfect accessory for winter. Whilst being both stylish and chic, drinking fruit infused water is a fantastic way of keeping hydrated and ensuring you are getting all the nutrients/vitamins you need throughout the day. Hydration and adequate amounts of Vitamins are one of the best ways of keeping the winter sniffles at bay.
5. Cozy Slippers
Keep your feet and toes warm all through winter by slipping them into soft and fluffy sheepskin lined slippers. These are the perfect accessories to have for your nights in when it is freezing cold outside, and will definitely keep you feeling warm and cozy whilst you are binge-watching a series on Netflix!
6. Slip Into Over The Knee Boots
Aside from being ubiquitous to Winter and one of the season’s timeless must have trends, over the knee boots just add another layer of warmth to your winter outfit. They make the simplest of outfits look well put together, and go well with almost any style of clothing. Style and warmth? A definite must have!
7. Keep Toasty In Tights
Warm, insulating tights are a definite must have in the colder months – they keep you warm and toasty, look trendy and are also a great way of wearing your summer dresses in the cold, without having to worry about exposing skin and potentially catching hypothermia!
8. Go Crazy With The Throws
You can never have too many throws at home, on your couch or just literally “thrown” around your house! Aside from jazzing up the aesthetics of your home, throws are the perfect way to snuggle up and keep warm in winter whilst you are watching television or just having a romantic night in front of the fireplace with your loved one.
9. Invest In A Gorgeous Long Coat
An absolute favourite for any winter wardrobe all around the world, long coats have never ever gone out of fashion. Investing in a gorgeous, good quality coat is a trendy way to keep warm and comfortable for hours. Long coats can be paired with a variety of different outfits, making them one of the most versatile items in your winter survival kit.
10. Purchase Quality Cookware
Winter is the best time to start cooking and brewing hearty chowders and soups, so what better way to do so than to invest in some good quality cookware that will last for the next 10 years? Cast Iron Pots and Pans usually come in a wide variety of colours, keeping your kitchen looking quirky and stylish whilst helping you create some of the most delicious, tummy warming dishes that make your soul happy!
11. Electric Blankets Are A Must!
There is nothing more inviting in winter than a warm and cozy bed at the end of the day. Contrary to popular belief, electric blankets consume very little energy and will not make your electricity bill go bust! Ensure yourself a cosy and good night’s sleep with an electric blanket this winter.
12. Channel That Inner Schoolgirl With High Socks
Over the knee high socks are one of the cutest and most playful ways to keep warm this winter. When layered over tights and paired with a rocking pair of boots, you’ll look like the schoolgirl that is all grown up and ready to take on the world! Available in a plethora of different styles and colours, high socks are the perfect way to add a little funk and personality to your winter outfits.
With these 12 winter accessories, you will be sailing through winter with style and pizzazz! Always remember that a little playful accessorising can turn even the dullest of winter days into a fun and more bearable one.