It’s been less than a month since winter officially began and we’re already so sick of our cold weather wardrobe. There are only so many ways you can style your sweater and black pants. Before you start digging into your savings – which you should be holding on to for spring! – try starting a little closer to home… in the back of your closet. Some of the items in storage that you’ve written off as “summer only” are untapped resources. We’re here to show you that the pieces you retired months ago can actually be incorporated into your winter ensembles.
The key to pulling off a summer dress, shorts or even sandals in winter is twofold. By both layering and accessorizing your summer pieces, you give them a new identity. Click through the slideshow to find out which of your warm weather items can be tagged back in.