Model in black cropped pants
Credit: Ryan Pfluger

Tulle Short-Sleeved Sweater

Replace your plain white tee for one in an intricately woven knit. It’s just as easy to wear, but with loads more style.

To buy: $48,

Nicola Yoon Earrings

Up the ante by adding these anything-but-low-key danglers made of gold-plated brass and glass.

To buy: $37,

Leatherock Belt

This leather belt in a navy faux crocodile may be as basic as it gets, but that’s exactly what makes it so indispensable.

To buy: $68, 800-466-6667.

Gap Cropped Pants

Sharp cropped trousers in a polyester blend can be your weekend and weekday go-to.

To buy: $60,

Aldo Heels

Black patent peep-toes bring femininity to any look without being overly fussy.

To buy: $80, 888-818-2536 (available in April).