In the summer, striped shirts are as essential as good sunscreen. But when it’s colder, they’re like a faraway dream in the back of your closet, reminding you of happier times. This week, style bloggers around the world demonstrated how to do away with set rules by breaking out their stripes in the winter. They layered black-and-white turtlenecks under jackets, showed off printed socks, and even mismatched stripes with plaid. Click through the slideshow for all the creative ways to style stripes — even when you’re not at the beach.