One of the questions you guys ask me most is how I’m always looking chic in a casual outfit. I’ll admit that things weren’t always this way but in my search to exude effortlessly, chic vibes in every look, there are a few key tips to keep in mind. Dressing this way is all about mixing a classy element with something completely informal. Today, I’m sharing the key basics you need to achieve a casual chic look. Whether it’s pairing two unlikely pieces or throwing on an accessory, putting together an outfit that’s wearable and sophisticated has never been easier.
Shop The Post
Iro houndstooth tweed jacket
Jackets are my secret weapon when it comes to looking chic. During fall, I’ll rotate between blazers, tailored dusters, and tweed jackets to look polished even if I’m wearing jeans or joggers. From oversized to fitted styles, the right jacket can do wonders for your outfit.
Shop Tailored Jackets
Alexandre birman patty heels
One thing you will always catch me in is some variation of a heel. I’m usually never caught in flats or sneakers – it’s got to be a low block heel or stiletto. Heels are the single item that will always make you look pulled together in a quick minute.
Shop Dressy Heels
reformation flora wrap tee
Chic doesn’t necessarily equate to dressy. I love my white t-shirts and crop tops – and I wear them often. Stay tuned for a post about my favorite t-shirt brands to come!
Shop Casual Tops
le specs cat eye sunglasses
Sunglasses are def more of a casual element than they are dressy. Since I’m often found in trousers and a blazer, I like to add sunglasses to tone it down.
Sanctuary cargo pants
I love tailored trousers as much as I love a blazer, but I don’t usually wear them together for everyday. When going for a chic jacket, I opt for more casual bottoms. My favorite lately has been cargo pants.
Shop Casual Bottoms
What are some of the ways you achieve a casual chic look?