How to Reenergize Your Signature Style
Tweak your tired-and-true look, whether it’s classic, trendy, or somewhere in between.
Most women fall into one of the following categories: triangle (larger at the bottom), circle (thick around the middle), hourglass (curvy but evenly proportioned), and rectangle (straight up and down). Learn which pieces work best for your unique body shape—and which won’t flatter you.
If Your Style Is Minimalist . . .
add some texture.
There are still plenty of clean lines and graphic shapes here to keep a less-is-more fanatic happy. Yet the tactile quality of these sleek and simple silhouettes gives the outfit new depth: Note the tweedy zigzag overlay on the bottom half of the dress, the blocky necklace, and the contrasting bangles (one matte, one shiny).
To buy (clockwise from top): Maisonette 1977 viscose dress, $375, 323-655-2142. Tory Burch beaded necklace, $365, toryburch.com. Ben-Amun rubberized-resin cuff, $195, 212-944-6480. Max Mara resin-and-metal cuff, $235, 212-879-6100. Banana Republic leather pumps, $98, 888-277-8953. Raoul leather bag, $395, raoul.com.