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 Ladylike . . .
add neon accents.
The quickest way to recharge that closet of classics is with color—Day-Glo color. Just a couple of tiny touches, such as a high-voltage layering piece and vibrantly trimmed heels, are enough to create a major impact without losing an ounce of refinement.
To buy (clockwise from top): J.Crew wool jacket, $250, 800-562-0258. Old Navy rayon top, $30, oldnavy.com. R. J. Graziano metal-and-resin earrings, $65, 212-685-1248. Robert Rodriguez silk skirt, $285, robertrodriguezcollection.com for stores. Charles David leather heels, $250, 310-659-7110 for stores. Fantas-Eyes sunglasses, $18, 212-997-4433. Pedre leather watch, $100, 800-969-215. Kotur snakeskin bag, $336, shopkotur.com.