Timeless Holiday Style: 6 Items Straight from your Closet
Timeless Holiday Style
Ho ho ho, the holidays are here! T’is the season to be merry and fashionable. But wait, do you really have the time or energy to go out shopping for yourself? Well, luckily we’ve compiled a list that will allow you to shop your own closet this year without racking up the credit card or wasting your precious energy. Get your own timeless holiday style with these 6 items you can pull straight from your closet.
A Mid-Calf Length Skirt
Ideal for both keeping warm and looking classy and classic, a mid-calf or midi skirt is just the perfect timeless holiday style to get you through all of your holiday parties and family gatherings with style and grace. Timeless indeed, this style has been around since Dior’s new look in 1947.
A Silk Blouse
One of the most popular styles for the holidays that is both timeless and fashion-forward, pull out your best silk blouse and give it a good steam. Flowing and feminine, this piece will give you room to eat your heart out and dance the night away. Silk has been worn since the 4th millennium BCE – talk about timeless!
The last thing you want is to be uncomfortably stumbling home after a holiday party, so be sure to search your closet for this comfortable and timeless holiday style: kitten heels! Defined by a modest 1 to 2 inch height, kitten heels won’t make you much taller, but they are bound to make your evening much more enjoyable.
A Shift Dress
That uber-comfortable dress that lacks a waistline, yet manages to be pretty form-fitting regardless? That’s your shift dress – which has been popular since the late 1950s – and is the perfect timeless style for your holiday fashion. No waistline means no worries!
A Little Black Belt
Cinch yourself at the waist, hold everything together, and instantly add more shape to your dress, sweater, or even your outerwear. You’ll never know what you can accomplish with your little black belt until you give it a try. It’s timeless; women have been cinching for centuries!
With the oldest known pearl jewelry dating back to 520 BC, you know that your pearl earrings win gold for the most timeless of all the holiday styles you can pull from your closet. Ideal for any holiday occasion, whether casual or upscale, you’ll quickly be wondering why you ever put these gems away to begin with.
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There you have it – six staples that will give you a timeless holiday style and bring you into the New Year in tip-top, fashion-forward shape.
What are your closet style staples? We would love to hear about them. Share them with us!