Every woman – regardless of age, body shape, or overall style – should own timeless pieces that she can wear no matter the current trend. Dressed up or down, they always look classic, sophisticated and trendy. One of the most common fashion shopping tips for building a great wardrobe is to base it on timeless foundation pieces, and then add trendier clothes each season.
Invest in timeless pieces, and you’ll never be at a loss for what to wear whenever the occasion calls for something special – shop our editor’s top picks for this season below!
KHAITE Dawn pussy-bow satin-crepe blouse – KHAITE designer Catherine Holstein creates chic, elevated pieces that will becomes staples in your wardrobe. Cut from Italian-sourced satin-crepe, this ‘Dawn’ blouse has flared sleeves and pussy-bow ties that knot into a draped bow. Style yours with everything from tailoring to denim.
ELLERY Hush gold-plated and silver earrings – Ellery’s ‘Hush’ earrings take their name from the lyrics of “Don’t Explain,” by iconic soul musician Nina Simone. Referencing the attitude and sensibility of her music, these boldly sized earrings are plated in gold with a silver cylinder.
KHAITE Gertrude stretch-canvas tapered pants– Khaite’s ‘Gertrude’ pants are cut from black stretch-canvas in a tapered silhouette. This high-rise pair has sharply pressed creases and a split hem. Balance the polished feel by wearing yours with a T-shirt.
CHLOÉ Pixie suede and textured-leather shoulder bag – You may have spotted Chloé’s ‘Pixie’ bag in the brand’s latest campaign and our own one shot in Paris – it’s styled with a mix of floral dresses, tailoring and jeans proving just how versatile it is. Made in Italy from light-brown suede, this circular piece will hold your cell phone, keys and compact. The gold studs and hammered top handles are a nod to the coveted ‘Nile’ accessories family.
ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Buckled leather ankle boots – We’re still obsessed with red accessories for Fall ’17 and Alexander McQueen’s ankle boots will freshen up even the most classic of outfits. Crafted from smooth leather, this point-toe pair is detailed with punk-inspired silver zips and buckled straps. Show off the cool horn-effect heel with cropped jeans.