Winter turns New York City into a wonderland of activities, what with all the holiday markets, ice-skating and Christmas in New York festivities. The weather isn’t always so fun, though. Gale-force winds, ice-cold blizzards, drenching rains and grimy slush puddles are all par for the course from December through March. All you can do is prepare for the worst and hope for the best. Outfit yourself with this list of everything you need to survive winter in NYC, including waterproof boots, home goods and all kinds of warm clothing. Hey, if all else fails, you can seek refuge in all the best places to be cozy this winter and wait for spring to come.
Everything you need to survive winter in NYC
Unless you’re going to be out in the cold all day, you’re going to want to shed some layers once you walk inside a heated—let’s be honest, overheated—building. Start with a lightweight longsleeve tee, then add as many sweaters, scarves and coats as you need to stay warm.
J.Crew Tissue Turtleneck Tee, $29.50 on jcrew.com