Modish ankle boot

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Foul Weather Boot
Quilted snow boots. Pillowlike purses. The coziest blazer you'll ever have. These designers are taking their cues from the sporty puffer coat.

This foul weather version of a modish ankle boot is fashionably trimmed in faux patent leather—and impressively affordable.

Payless, $37; Payless.com
Sperry Top-Sider

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Stretchy Gathers
Pull these on over tights or leggings.

Sperry Top-Sider, $90; SperryTopSider.com
Wedge boots

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Shiny Wedge Boots
In burgundy nylon, these are equal parts sexy and utilitarian.

Via Spiga, $295; Macys.com
Red purse

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A Shapely Bag
Stylish leather straps and a cheerful color perk up a gray day.

Moncler, $1,300, Barneys New York, NYC; 212-826-8900.
Lambskin clutch

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A Standout Clutch
In supple lambskin, it can be stuffed full and still look slim.

Marni, $1,689; 212-343-3912.
Puffer blazer

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Trim Puffer Blazer
Imparts warmth without heft.

Talbots, $88; Talbots.com
Quilted vest

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Thickly Quilted with an Architectural Collar
Wearing this down vest is like being tucked in under the covers.

DKNY, $275, Bloomingdale's; 800-555-7467.
Jacket with knit sleeves

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Knit Sleeves for a Narrow Fit
Chevrons add curves.

Moncler Gamme Rouge, $1,995, Barneys New York, NYC; 212-826-8900.

— Brooke Kosofsky Glassberg

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