Nothing beats simplicity when getting dressed. When you’re angling for an impactful look yet can’t be bothered to put in a whole lot of effort (we so understand this), easy-chic pieces are the answer. Simple silhouettes with modern accents, like striped wide-leg trousers, feminine slip dresses and slides done in satin, move the needle forward in terms of style, but are in fact effortless when it comes to assembling an outfit (and feeling comfortable in it all day). To further make the case, Kate Dimmock, Fashion Director at Amazon Fashion, is lending her expertise on uncomplicated yet eye-catching style. Read on her for her tips, plus shop her picks for nailing the look with fashion-girl effect.
The Big Easy
“This is one of those shirts that’s sure to be a staple in your closet this season and beyond. It’s chic, yet versatile enough to take you from the office to evening occasions.”
“The delicate floral print gives this slip dress an ultra-feminine vibe that makes it the perfect staple going into summer.”
“The slipper quality of this sandal makes it perfectly on trend with this season’s pajama-dressing looks.”
“This high waist adds a bit of refinement while the flared leg keeps it casual. Have the best of both worlds."
“Jules Smith created the perfect, modern hoop earring. It’s whimsical and fun, and easy to incorporate into a day or night look.”
“You can’t go wrong with a classic trench. Grab this one for a softer, flirtier look.”
“I love that you can wear this top on its own or pair it with a blazer or cardigan—total ease."
“I’m always on the lookout for the perfect maxi skirt, and this one is a win–wear it to Sunday brunch or a weekend stroll through the park."
“The ease and versatility of this sandal make it ideal for any occasion.”