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Winter is coming, the polar vortex is, too, and our nation's supply of L.L. Bean duck boots has reached a critical low. But there's no need to panic: here, we've rounded up the city's best stores for stocking up on hats, gloves, scarves, snow boots, and anything else you might need to turn your winter coat into an impenetrable warmth-fortress.