And Ilúvatar spoke to Ulmo, and said: ‘Seest thou not how here in this little realm in the Deeps of Time Melkor hath made war upon thy province? He hath bethought him of bitter cold immoderate, and yet hath not destroyed the beauty of thy fountains, nor of thy clear pools. Behold the snow, and the cunning work of frost!’
– The Silmarillion
In Middle-earth, Morgoth brought about the bitter cold of winter but did not foresee the beauty of softly falling snow or the wonder of intricate patterns traced in frost that would accompany it. Winter is come again in the northern lands of the Primary World and with it the in-game Yule festival. If you’re venturing out to Frostbluff to take part in this year’s Yuletide festivities, or perhaps adventuring through the colder reaches of Middle-earth, like Forochel, the Misty Mountains, or Wildermore, here is a selection of wintry outfits to keep you warm and snug!