“Women think of all colors except the absence of color,” Coco Chanel once said. “…black has it all. White too. Their beauty is absolute. It is the perfect harmony.” Simplicity in fashion is what stands the test of time. It’s what makes Michelle Pfeiffer’s Elvira just as stylish today as she was in 1983’s Scarface. And simple doesn’t mean boring either. Take a look at these ways to introduce the merits of black and white into your wardrobe.
A Pop of Black
Loving the black lining of this dress. BCBG, RevolveClothing.com
Color Blocked with Twist
Monochromatic details keep this simple palette interesting.
Twistful Mini, Oxford Trunk
Miami Vice, Anyone?
A crisp white blazer is a summer staple. Theory, RevolveClothing.com
When in Doubt, Just Wear Black
It’s not difficult or expensive to look chic. Ever notice all black outfits are a
staple for designers and fashion editors? From Pinterest
Photo Credit: Movie Still from Scarface, from Fashion Faire.