For anyone who’s reading the news and wondering: What does one wear in a state of deep freeze? Ski-wear (+ all the Heattech) or maybe a spacesuit, that’s what. Though, when the low is minus 50, why risk frostbites when there’s shelter? But for those, like me, who are battling merely average winter temperatures in a humid continental climate, here’s an outerwear review for you:…

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In cooler weather, battle-scarred veterans of harsh winters know to dress in cozy, peelable layers (with some exceptions); the irritation of freezing one minute then overheating the next is all too familiar to those who work outside the home. While current temperatures (low-40s to high-50s) do not necessitate puffer jackets or Uniqlo Heattech, this temperature swing introduces enough uncertainty that starting…

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Transitional weather can be difficult to dress for, but I see it as an opportunity to make full use of my wardrobe: here, a cold-weather sweater dress worn without dark base layers is calibrated for early spring with a pastel warm-weather swing jacket, and finished with seasonless sneakers. ASOS Design Swing Button Mac (size UK4) || Adidas Originals Pureboost X…

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