Super Accessorizing 101: Transform Basics into Dozens of Looks

Sep 6, 2011 at 12:08 am |
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Celebs moms—polished and sporty—may look like they stepped from a photo shoot as they breeze from Walgreens to playground in People Magazine. They have a sartorial trick up their kimono sleeve.  THE SECRET?  They approach fashion formulaically by reworking versatile basics and layering them with groovy accessories.
 
See below to find out how you can be stylish like the stars!

So how can the average woman channel the effortless je ne sais quoi of Nicole Richie, Gwen, Heidi and Rachel Zoe? By investing in quality basics and strategically layering with compelling accent pieces.


Here’s how to do it…

BASICS:

THE DRESSES

ATK accessorizing 101 basic dress

GAP denim tie back dress, $69.95 \ VICTORIA’S SECRET jersey wrap dress, $49.50 \ BANANA REPUBLIC maxi dress, $89.99 \JAMES PERSE crepe maxi dress, $225 \ ISABELLA OLIVER jersey bandeau maxi dress, $159

THE TOPS

ATK accessorizing 101 the top

LA MADE knot tank, $33.99 \ LANSTON loose knot oversized tee, $50.99 \ SPLENDID vintage whisper boyfriend top, $58 \ VINCE striped double layer sweater, $99
 

THE COMPRESSION LEGGING

SPANX cotton compression leggings, $62
 

THE JEANS

atk accessorizing 101 the jean

GAP 1969 real straight jeans in dark wash, $69.50 \ GAP 1969 curvy jeans in white wash, $59.50
 

ACCESSORIZE:
STATEMENT JEWELERY

KARA ROSS gold hoops, $150 \ SEQUIN enamel bangles, $30 each \ HOUSE OF HARLOW knuckle duster ring, $50
 

KICK UP A NEUTRAL WITH A POP OF COLOR

JCREW featherweight cardigan in gauguin orange, $62 \ MADEWELL electric scarf, $58 \ THEODORA & CALLUM ikat scarf, $175

GLAMMIFYING ACCENTS

TOMS red stripe canvas wedges, $69 \ COACH jazlyn wedge, $99 \ HENRY BEGUELIN pietra sandal, $430
CARLOS FALCHI ombre python clutch \ DVF printed tote, $150 \ CHEAP MONDAY telekenisis glasses, $30

Celebs moms—polished and sporty—may look like they stepped from a photo shoot as they breeze from Walgreens to playground in People Magazine. They have a sartorial trick up their kimono sleeve.  THE SECRET?  They approach fashion formulaically by reworking versatile basics and layering them with groovy accessories.   See below to find out how you can be stylish like […]