(Original story published on Friday January 24th, 2014, on Slice.ca.)
Winter toques have always had a bad rap. As kids, we constantly fought off our parents who insisted we wear the embarrassing accessory. The idea of looking cool totally out-weighed the benefit of being warm. But now? Not only has the winter accessory become so much cooler, but it’s actually as chic to wear as it is practical.
So you can see how a toque can add instant-cool to any look, we’re showing you how to sport Club Monaco’s Colleen Cashmere Hat on your commute to work and on the weekend. It’s time to tell your mom she was right–we think she was onto something with this whole hat thing…
Shop our picks:
1. J.Crew Icon Trench in Wool-Cashmere, US $400 | 2. J.Crew Split-Neck Dress in Windowpane, US $268 | 3. Club Monaco Ela Scandi Star Tote, $398 | 4. Zara Wide Heel Leather Court Shoe, $90 | 5. Sincerely JulesMeow Sweatshirt, US $58 | 6. J.Crew Factory White Button-Down Shirt, US $40 | 7. H&M Boyfriend Low Jeans, $50 | 8. Clare Vivier Leopard Calf Petit Duffle Bag, US $800 | 9. Madewell The Lonny Boot, US $228