Technicolor Dream Coat
You’ve got a (yawn) black jacket. But this brocade beauty, while certainly an investment, can handle formal affairs and inspire everyday flights of fancy. Try it with other luxe fabrics in coordinating shades.
To buy: Kotur silk jacket with snakeskin trim, $1,400, koturltd.com. DKNY silk blouse, $235, 800-231-0884. Loft cotton-blend pants, $80, 888-563-8444. Badgley Mischka necklace. Loeffler Randall flats.