Over the past year, celebrities have embraced one of fashion’s biggest hacks: monochromatic dressing. Picking one color and sticking to it is one of the easiest ways to look combined. It’s styling that takes very little thought while looking incredibly purposeful. Kate Middleton is no stranger to chic style tricks.
This week, the Princess and Sophie Turner (aka My Princess) celebrated in one of the hottest celebrity trends of 2022 by wearing a head-to-toe red ensemble and rocking red high heels, jackets and pants. Their Valentine’s Day-appropriate looks were the perfect kickoff to the season of love. seventeen magazine in the 2010s know That red makes anyone look instantly sexy. I’m ready to try their holiday updates on classic trends.
Get ready for February 14th and give your closet the V-Day treatment with these 10 items that help pair the perfect monochromatic red, including sets and individual pieces designed to swap and restyle. I’m trying to give
- Drop Ellison flared leg sweater pants, $50. amazon.com
- Drop Constance button-down sweater, $50. amazon.com
- Drop Maya Silky Slip Skirt, $50. amazon.com
- Bankeng Winter Wool Blend Double Breasted Coat, $54 (originally $100). amazon.com
- Free People Calla pleated trousers, $98. freepeople.com
- Maeve The Bennet Buttondown shirt, $98. anthropologie.com
- Reformation Marlowe dress, $98. Reform.com
- Something New Chris Short Blazer, $102. Nordstrom.com
- Something New Snkris Cargo Pants, $112. Nordstrom.com
- Reformation Isabella Silk Two Piece, $328. Reform.com
The Drop is my go-to Amazon brand for on-trend styles at affordable prices, and they’ve got lots of pieces that are perfect for a monochromatic Valentine’s Day look. The brand’s matching ribbed sweater top and pants are a more casual (and more comfortable) way to emulate the Middleton look. If so, consider this scarlet slip skirt, which has over 700 five-star ratings. I actually own an orange midi skirt and have found that the luxurious, lustrous material easily compares to one I spent more than double, so I decided to add yet another one to my closet. I’m seriously thinking about it.
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This trouser and jacket set from Something New exudes business chic, giving the classic trouser suit a more modern, laid-back approach. Considering the continued popularity of cargo pants worn by celebrities such as Dua Lipa and Katie Holmes, I justify this purchase as an “investment” with on-trend styles well past the holidays. .
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You will never regret adding oversized buttons to your closet. A shopper calls Anthropologie’s button on his Maeve line “perfect.” As one customer explained: [but] This is the new classic. The oversized fit is great for casual days, but it fits well over the shoulder so it doesn’t look sloppy. ” Another loved that this worked for nearly every occasion. “This is good for work and lifestyle,” they wrote, adding: [one] in all colors.
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Kate and Sophie both opted for two-piece sets, but solid color doesn’t have to mean pants and a blazer — pair this flirty mini dress from Reformation, which features both a V-neck and side slits, with your favorite pair of red pumps. Style it with a pair or to dress it down a bit, style it with these on-trend sneakers. What’s so great about a simple little red dress?
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Before Valentine’s Day, add a few red items to your closet for the latest take on this celebrity favorite trend.