The first styling tip I share with new clients who have a hard time making outfit formulas is the magic of matching your top and bottom. Monochromatic dressing is a shortcut to putting together outfits that never fail to look good on, but don’t require a degree in fashion or the perfect figure. If you want to look effortlessly put together it’s really black and white. BLACK CAPSULE An all-black outfit never fails to look good. Shop this roundup of some of my all-time favorite closet essentials and new wardrobe updates that all mix and match to make flattering outfits.

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Jeffrey Campbell Nixie Pointed Toe Bootie | Nordstrom | Nordstrom
loulou small chain bag in quilted "y" leather | Saint Laurent Inc. (Global)
Gucci GG Marmont thin belt | Gucci (US)
Surplice V-Neck Sweater | Nordstrom
FRAME Bow Tie Silk Blouse | Nordstrom | Nordstrom
Anne Klein Ruffle Collar Sleeveless Blouse | Nordstrom | Nordstrom
Palermo Sweater Tank | Nordstrom
Washable silk charmeuse camisole top | J.Crew US
Gwyneth slip skirt | J.Crew US
Stripe Crewneck T-Shirt | Gap Factory
Women's Lounge Tank | Tommy John
CHER NOIR | Fidelity Denim
7 For All Mankind Coated High Waist Crop Flare Jeans | Nordstrom | Nordstrom
After Class Wide Leg Pants | Sweaty Betty (US)
Leather Zip Leggings | Nordstrom