One of the keys to putting together a truly effortless wardrobe is to assemble the minimum necessary clothes and accessories, so that getting dressed is a nearly foolproof exercise.Once you’ve made it through the most difficult step – deciding what your basic neutral is going to be – you just gradually stock up on basics and move forward…
The most important accessory?
You’ve got to have shoes. Not a ton of them, and not with insane stupid heels, but a few good timeless styles that can take you almost anywhere.
For my world, I narrowed down all of the world’s available footwear to six pairs: a pair of flats, a pair of pumps, some loafers, a pair of sandals, some ankle boots and some flat dress boots. As with all advice, your mileage may vary…
2012 – Many of my readers ask me – among all of the accessory brands in the world, Why Hermes? This video explains a little bit about why…
2013 – You can always tell when the weather begins to warm up here in Chicago – we suddenly have Chic sightings: Mixing bright colors, with metallic shoes.