If you’re going to school in a state where it snows, winter can be tough! Walking across campus, especially in a larger university, can leave you chilled to the bone. Whether you’re experienced with the snow or from a warmer state and not used to the cold, there are some pieces of gear and warm clothes you’ll need to brave the chilly months.
A number one best seller in men’s beanies, the Carhartt Acrylic Watch Hat will definitely keep your head and ears toasty even in the snow. It comes in a variety of colors including dark blue, driftwood, red, black, and even bright orange, as well as others. 100% acrylic, it also has over 7,500 customer reviews with a 4.5 star rating. They come with Carhartt’s notable durability, and are made in the good US of A.
Pockets can keep your hands warm, but sometimes they’re not enough. Due to unique layers and insulation, OZERO Cold Proof Thermal Winter Gloves can help make sure your hands are protected, even in -20 degree F weather. (And with recent record breakingly cold winters, you’ll want that protection). An Amazon’s Choice in winter gloves, they’re soft, comfortable, and available in S, M, L, or XL. They also come in multiple colors!
Scarves are fashionable as well as comfortable in winter weather! An Alpine Swiss Winter Scarf is 100% acrylic and designed for both men and women. They’re also available in a variety of designs, matching with any outfit. Some of the designs include solid gray, maroon plaid, red plaid, and blue houndstooth. No matter which style you get, you’ll be both stylish and warm.
And of course, you can’t forget to have a comfortable coat that will keep you warm in the winter months. One choice you’ll want to check out is the Arctix Performance Tundra Jacket. It comes with a removable hood (that’s microfleece-lined), adjustable waist, security pockets, and hand warmer styled pockets. This toasty-warm jacket comes in steel, black, or red. It also has dozens of big pockets, so you can be sure to fit all of your other winter gear, as well as any school supplies, safely within.
Whether you forgot your gloves at the dorm room, didn’t realize how cold it was going to be outside, or the temperature dropped in the evening, HotHands Hand Warmers are a good item to keep in your backpack for these exact situations. Simple shake them to activate and place them in your pockets with your hands. The heat can last up to 10 hours, and if they cool you can rewarm them. They’re a must for late fall / early winter sports games or snowball fights on campus.
One of the best things about winter at college is getting comfortable and cozy in your dorm room after a day of classes or fun in the snow. What better way to achieve that than to put on some fuzzy socks? These microfiber fuzzy socks from Foot Traffic will absolutely do the trick. And they come in a wide variety of colors and patterns meaning you can mix and match or find the perfect shade that matches your personality.
You have your fuzzy socks on along with comfortable pants. Now it’s time to break out the hot chocolate. Ghiradelli Hot Cocoa Packs are an Amazon’s Choice and come with a 4.5 star rating. Once you’ve heated up your delicious drink, it’s time to relax and enjoy the wintry evening.
Even if you’re not used to the cold, it doesn’t have to be a bad thing! Try these items to make the best of cold temperatures and snow and be comfortable while doing it.
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