Buy These 11 Staples Now - They'll Still be Hot in 2016
MINKPINK PATCHWORK SKIRT
It might not seem like an obvious staple, but trust us: This patchwork piece is the perfect upgrade to the denim button-down mini you bought last fall.
Buy It! MinkPink “Mix It Up” Patchwork Miniskirt, $79; shopbop.com
Put an understated spin on the classic carryall with a slightly slouchy hobo in a light, neutral leather.
Buy It! Kooba “Meadow” Bag, $199; kooba.com
ARITZIA SLEEVELESS SWEATER
You can look polished in a cozy sweater! Try a sleeveless turtleneck with an ultra-long side-split hem.
Buy It! Aritzia Durandal Sweater, $125; us.aritzia.com
We won’t tell you to ditch your dainty necklaces forever, but consider changing to a choker on days you want to go for a modern, boss-lady vibe.
Buy It! Mango Rigid Choker Pack, $24.99; shop.mango.com
ANN TAYLOR SUEDE SKIRT
A suede midi is so versatile that you can wear it every season. Try with an oversized sweater and booties now and with strappy sandals and a half-tucked-in tee when it heats up.
Buy It! Ann Taylor suede Midi Skirt, $194.88; anntaylor.com
TOPSHOP LACE-UP FLATS
Lace-up shoes will be everywhere again next season – and this pair, with its matte silver studs, is a chic combination of tough and ladylike.
Buy It! FLICK Lace Up Ghillie Shoes, $45; us.topshop.com
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REBECCA MINKOFF FRINGE MINI BAG
Nope, fringe isn’t going anywhere! Store your basic black mini satchel in favor of this subtle yet special deep red piece.
Buy It! Rebecca Minkoff “Finn” Suede Convertible Crossbody, $195; bloomingdales.com
Remember when wide-leg “work pants” were a thing? Luckily, today’s power suit can contain comfy pull-on cropped pants like these. Phew.
Buy It! J.Crew Cropped Pant, $198; jcrew.com
ZARA BLOCK HEEL
A plush block heel in a totally manageable height is demure enough for the office and trendy enough for a Friday night.
Buy It! Zara Block Heel Velvet Shoes, $49.90; zara.com