The most glamorous creature at the cocktail party will be the one wearing feathers. In black, they’re extra chic and not too much.
What to wear with your Mad Men-esque flaired dress (Nanette Lepore, BCBG Max Azria)? A structured bag, a tailored jacket and, by all means, heels.
Feminine, 70s-inspired bow-tied blouses are back. Pair them with crisp pencil skirts or skinny jeans and you’ll be right on trend.
Your classic denim jacket still works in winter. Throw it over a cashmere sweater or a frilly dress for an extra layer of cool.
Almost every designer made a tough-chic leather jacket for fall. Consider a snug-fitting biker style—it’s a knockout over a cocktail dress.
A leopard-print handbag will instantly update your daily wardrobe. It’s on-trend now, classic enough for later. Look for a ladylike one with some structure.