Wardrobe Basics

Hello Dahlings!
Earlier this week I was asked if there was a rule to what should be in a woman’s wardrobe.  While there are no “official” rules, there are definitely some basic items/pieces that I feel everyone woman should own that will never go out of style.

Here’s my list:

-Basic Tees, in white, grey and black.
-Button Down Oxford Shirts- white, stripes and pastel blue or pink.
-Boyfriend Jeans
-Skinny Jeans, in dark wash
-Wide-leg trousers in dark wash
-Pencil Skirt in black
-Evening Gown in black
-Weekend dress (for girls day out)
-Sexy date night dress (night on the town with that special someone)
-All Weather Jacket/Coat in tan or beige
-Leather Jacket
-Black Blazer
-Denim Jacket
-Comfortable Ballet Flats
-Wedge Sandal
-Black Pumps
-Riding Boots in black and/or brown
-Belts: one wide and one skinny belt
-Purse: clutch, tote and cross body
-Statement Necklace
-Chunky Cocktail Ring
-Stud Earrings (gold, silver and/or diamond)
-Simple Bracelet (gold or silver)

Below are a few pics that reflect some (not all) of the items listed above:

 

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Black Blazer
Black Blazer

 

Black Clutch
Black Clutch

 

Boyfriend Jeans
Boyfriend Jeans
Pencil Skirt
Pencil Skirt
Classic Black Pump
Classic Black Pump

 

Denim Shirt
Denim Shirt
Leather Jacket
Leather Jacket

 

Ballet Flats
Ballet Flats
Skinny Belt
Skinny Belt

 

Tote
Tote

 

Wide Belt
Wide Belt

 

Wide Leg Trousers
Wide Leg Trousers

 

So there you have it!  Most of you likely already have most of these items in your closet…right?  I thought so, however if you need a little help putting looks together or need to purchase some of these items to add to your wardrobe, please contact us at Sofia Milan House of Style via email at info@sofiamilan.com or via phone at 877.902.9557.

Until Next Time Dahlings!

Be Fabulous,

WJC

Photo Credit:

Elle.com, envychic.com, gant.co, elzabethcustomskirts.com, Old Navy, allsaints.com, Michael Kors, blackcluthbags.com, Burberry and Louis Vuitton

 

 

 

 

 

Black and White-Pre Fall 2013

Hello Dahlings!

The Fall/Winter 2013 season is just around the corner…wow the time sure does fly. Time to start putting together our wardrobe for the new season. Out with the swimwear and in with the sweaters, blazers and scarves! I’m so delighted about the comeback of the traditional Black and White Color Trend for the upcoming season. There’s just something to be said about the simplicity of it. Classic yet sleek, timeless and sophisticated. Reminds me of Old Hollywood!

Making a major statement this Fall will be easier perhaps than in seasons past; mainly because just about everyone has a few basic black and white pieces in their closet…or at least they should. Try pairing a simple white T-Shirt with a basic black pencil skirt; a pair of sassy black pumps and blazer, skinny belt in your favorite color and you are well on your way to a night on the town with the girls!

Here are some of my favorite designers and pieces from their 2013 Pre Fall Collections:

 

Alexander McQueen
Alexander McQueen

 

Balenciaga
Balenciaga
Balmain
Balmain
Christian Dior
Christian Dior
Maiyet
Maiyet
Maiyet
Maiyet

 

 

Looking to update your wardrobe to include Black and White looks of your own?  Contact us at info@sofiamilan.com for all your fashion needs!

Until next time…Be Fabulous!

WJC

Photo Credit:

Alexander McQueen, Balenciaga, Balmain, Christian Dior and Maiyet