Layering jewelry can be mystifying, which is why this single piece composed of rhinestones, faux pearls, beads, and chains is so genius.To buy: $79, chicos.com.
An understated blouse in pleated silk lets a bold skirt shine.To buy: $98, houseoflolo.com.
This sleek acetate-blend pick manages to be both current (red is big right now) and timeless (pencil skirts will always be in style).To buy: $98, whbm.com.
Hammered and crystal-flecked, these modern gold-plated danglers have an old-fashioned elegance.To buy: $70, lisastewartonline.com.
Gold is merry and bright—but it will also look fitting come spring. Just add gray or black opaque tights to this mid-thigh–length polyester-blend stunner.To buy: $61, lulus.com.
Why should jewels be limited to jewelry? Check out this elastic belt with a gorgeous, gemlike centerpiece.To buy: $58, bcbg.com.
This rich mix of gold-tone bangles—some plain, some textured with beads—ties the outfit together.To buy: $15 for eight, colourme.com.
Opulent drops of rhinestones and black orbs look like an estate-sale find.To buy: $78, 866-497-1041.
Shiny black thread on this two-tone polyester top offers a low-key way to dazzle.To buy: $88, anntaylor.com.
This slim satin skirt has the right amount of stretch to be comfortable and flattering.To buy: $32, peppermintpark.com. (Real Simple readers get a free three-month shopping membership with the promo code REALSIMPLE.)
Spare yet sparkly: a rhinestone-covered bead suspended on a gray leather cord.
To buy: $25, 888-277-8953.
Take control with a pair of opaque tights that slenderize and smooth.To buy: $26, spanx.com.
You’ll stand head and shoulders above the rest in black suede peep toes with hidden inch-high platforms.To buy: $63, zappos.com.
Faux-diamond studs are a silent partner for a statement necklace.To buy: $28, robertachiarella.com.
This beaded tulle bib makes a powerful impact, but it’s practically weightless.To buy: $49.50, bananarepublic.com.
The bell-shaped hem hits just past the hips.To buy: $21, peppermintpark.com. (Real Simple readers get a free three-month shopping membership with the promo code REALSIMPLE.)
Silver Moroccan-shaped hoops are finished off with a hanging pearl.To buy: $98, kirakirajewelry.com.
Forgiving in all the right places: This polyester-blend style has a camouflaging drape and a tie-it-yourself waist.To buy: $54, 866-887-8884.
Even just one crystal-encrusted bangle provides a sliver of brightness against a dark-colored outfit.To buy: $100 for a stack of bangles, sushmapatel.us.
The lace embellishments down the sides give this knee-length polyester-blend pencil skirt a life outside the office.To buy: $69.50, loft.com.