Once considered a style no-no, wearing white in winter has now reached the upper echelons of fashion. Granted, these looks aren't meant for slogging through snow and puddles while taking the train to work (perhaps that's why we see them on the sleekest fashion industry vets who get to hire cars). But don't let that deter you, a mostly white look can be just as heavenly as white and cream head-to-toe. And even one piece will be adding the style cred you crave. Whether it's a coat, a pair of trousers, a cropped sweater or wool mini, we suggest giving your standard winter looks a whitewash treatment. See the pieces below for our recommendations and inspiration.
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A contributing writer to theFashionSpot, Marisa has penned articles and features in over a dozen online and print publications. She's worked as fashion critic and creative director for papierdoll.com, been the managing editor for Caribbean-based Ocean Style Magazine, and worked with Set Magazine, a luxury lifestyle magazine based in Zurich, as a contributing editor. She splits her time between New York, Los Angeles and her hometown as a freelance fashion and cultural copywriter, editor and journalist. You can find out more at her site marisaswanson.com and follow her on Twitter @mraswan.