We accept that winter months are plagued with shorter days, bitter winds, and unruly precipitation (though we will not be happy about it). But one thing that often suffers - and really ought not to! - is your style.

Trading in your bright spring hues for darker shades and lots of black does not doom you to looking drab! There are a few style mistakes that lots of us make during the winter, and unfortunately, they can seriously hurt our street cred in the style world. Every year, there are trends to embrace and trends to avoid: and we've certainly got our opinions on some for this winter.

Click through the gallery above to see some winter trends that we all need to kick to the curb, and what you can wear instead!

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