Next-Level Ways to Style a Basic Tank

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The hallmark of a truly stylish woman isn’t necessarily what she’s wearing, but how she styles it—and no group proves this better than the off-duty models hanging out between Fashion Week. These women can take something as basic as a tank top and turn it into a winning outfit. Street style stars, bloggers, and celebrities […]

Foolproof Ways to Wear Stripes This Summer

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Unlike, say, a bell-sleeve off-the-shoulder shirt or a pair of frayed-hem kick-flare jeans, stripes are the kind of trend virtually everyone already has in their wardrobe. Even if you don’t touch color and wouldn’t dream of mixing prints, chances are you have something—anything!—with vertical or horizontal lines. Especially in summer, when Breton tees, chambray button-ups, and […]

The Cool-Girl’s Guide to Party Outfits

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It’s so cliché that it almost pains me to admit it, but the number one reason I’m always out the door way later than planned on Friday and Saturday nights is that somehow, among all my many, many clothes, I can’t find anything I actually want to wear. So, there are the default options: the […]

Ways to Wear Tropical Prints—Even if You’re Not on Vacation

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Palm fronds, pineapples, super-saturated florals, and flying birds: a good tropical print should whisk you off to a sunny island—even if, in reality, your feet are firmly on a city sidewalk. The once-goofy Hawaiian shirt is making a major comeback this summer, and for more femme sensibilities, dresses laden with banana leaves and hibiscus are […]

The It-Girl Guide to Summer Sunglasses

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Sunglasses are to summer what boots are to winter—in other words, an absolute necessity. In their mirrored lenses, exaggerated cat-eye shapes, or classic aviator frames, bold shades have the power to put a distinct stamp on even the most basic outfits, with minimal effort. Who better, then, to prove it than bona fide It-girls such as Poppy Delevigne, TK […]

Wearing a Choker Doesn’t Make You Basic

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The choker necklace is under siege. Small-scale, fashion-industry-centric siege, sure, but siege nonetheless. The trend has been on the rise for the past year or two, but really hit fever pitch this year, with red carpet regulars and Tumblr teens alike snatching up the accessory at an alarming pace. It hit something of a breaking […]

Sick Layering Ideas to Steal From Australian Street Style Stars

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Over in Sydney, Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia is in full swing, and—while stalking the dozens of excellent street style images filling my Instagram feed —I noticed how adept Aussie girls are at the fine art of layering. An oversized off-the-shoulder top under a calf-length vest? Why not! A micromini strapless cocktail dress made daytime-apropos by adding […]

Pearls Are Cool Again! 10 Modern Ways to Wear Them

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One thing about pearls is that they somehow always seem to feel either really modern, or completely dull. In the case of this season, it’s the former. With labels from Miu Miu to Dries Van Noten and Gucci showing pearl-adorned fuzzy slides and elegantly embellished heels or loafers, embedded with the shiny extra on the […]

Different Ways to Wear a Crop Top

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Still wondering how to wear a crop top, despite their ubiquity for the past few seasons? Don’t worry, no shame in that. Unless you’re, say, Kendall Jenner, they can be relatively daunting to style. First, you want to decide how bare you’re willing to go—fully covered-up, a sliver of skin, or maximum midsection exposure. Then, […]

21 Ways to Style an Off-the-Shoulder Señorita Top

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Billowing senorita-style off-the-shoulder tops are back in a big way, so just in time for spring, here are 21 ways to style yours with everything from jeans to maxiskirts.