Cute Turtleneck Outfit Ideas For Winter 2012

10 Reasons Why You Should Invest in a Turtleneck This Winter

We love the idea of pairing a turtleneck with a fancy metallic skirt and sexy accompaniments for a black-tie-appropriate soiree. 

Shop the look:

Topshop Knitted Merino Wool Roll Neck Top ($90)
Lanvin Printed Silk-Blend Lamé Maxi Skirt ($1,960, originally $4,900)
Sorrelli Onyx Mache Drop Earrings ($73)
Lulu Guinness Glittery Lips Perspex Clutch ($403)
Giuseppe Zanotti Ankle-Strap Sandal ($595)

A basic black turtleneck might not sound like the most groundbreaking Winter basic, but you'd be surprised by just how chic this cold-weather essential actually is. Not only does it add a much-needed layer of warmth to your look, but it'll also instantly slim you down and elongate your neck. Here, we're highlighting Topshop's basic black merino wool turtleneck ($90) and styling it up 10 ways for you to try out this season. Even if you're not usually into turtlenecks, you'll surely become a believer after seeing this.