19 Winter Fashion Mistakes That Make You Look Older

When the temperatures drop, the layers inevitably start piling on. It's time to say goodbye to shorts, tank tops, and flip flops, and hello to puffy jackets, beanies, and Ugg boots! Unfortunately, with all the extra layers of sweaters, coats, and scarves, you could be making yourself look years older than you actually are — and no one wants that. Here are the top 19 winter fashion mistakes you definitely don’t want to make this season!

1 of 19 Wearing Bulky Layers

Winter fashion is all about the layers, but believe it or not there is a right way to do it—and a wrong way. If you're wearing a bulky sweater, opt for a lightweight coat with a slender shape. Otherwise, bulky sweater + bulky coat + chunky scarf = way too much bulk. And of course, always remember the top-and-bottom-ratio rule: If you're wearing a loose top, wear more form-fitting pants, and vice versa. It's all about balance when it comes to layering.

Click through for more winter fashion mistakes that could actually be aging you! From wearing the wrong shoes (it’s time to throw out those worn-out UGGs; they haven’t made a positive fashion statement since maybe 2009) to donning outdated turtlenecks and ill-fitting sweaters, you’re probably committing more winter fashion mistakes than you realize.

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