10 wardrobe staples you didn't know you needed
Have enough cardigans? Get a...
Cropped Cable Knit
Layer it over your button-ups when you don't feel like tucking. Acne Lia Cable Knit Cropped Jumper, $300, mytheresa.com; Opening Ceremony Cropped Cable Pullover, $154, lagarconne.com; Tibi Long Sleeve Cropped Sweater, $74.20, shopbop.com
Closet filled with LBDs? Invest in...
Navy Cocktail Attire
Still classic, but a little bit cooler. Tadashi Shoji Flip Hem Dress, $288, bloomingdales.com; Tracy Reese Midnight Navy Cocktail Frock, $488, tracyreese.com; Jil Sander Off-the-Shoulder Wool Dress, $4,970, bergdorfgoodman.com
Too many nude bras? Look for a...
Lacy Black Push-Up
It's okay if it shows under sheer. Simone Perele Celeste Contour Lace Bra, $95, berdorfgoodman.com; Elle MacPherson Intimates Obsidian Milla silk-satin and embroidered mesh contour bra, $85, net-a-porter.com; La Perla Belle de Jour Balconette Bra , $239, laperla.com
You own enough cashmere sweaters. So try a...
Keeps your silky skirts and printed pants from looking too fussy. Studio Sweater, $39.95, gap.com; A.P.C. Elbow PAtch Sweatshirt, $180, lagarconne.com; Twenty8Twelve "Barthorp" Sequin Trim Sweatshirt, $165, nordstrom.com
Enough with basic black cotton. You need...
Fancy Fabric Trousers
They won't look dated when printed pants go out of style. IMA Stretch Suede Legging, $795, theory.com; Cafe Capri in Herringbone, $138, jcrew.com; Tony Twill Pant, $248, piperlime.com
Ballet flats your go-to? Mix in...
Menswear inspired, but sleeker than an oxford. Stubb & Wootton Slippers, $400, stubbsandwootton.com; Cole Haan Sabrina Loafer, $218, colehaan.com; Prada Patent Leather Smoking Slipper, $470, neimanmarcus.com
Already have a leather bomber? Go for a...
Refined Moto Jacket
Yeah, you can still wear it with jeans. But it's awesome with a party dress, too. Gypsy Junkies Mia Chiffon Moto Jacket, $149, revolveclothing.com; Moschino Cheap & Chic Felted Wool Blend Jacket, $1,095, nordstrom.com; 3.1 Phillip Lim Motor Cross Jacket, $895, saksfifthavenue.com
You own enough regular A-line skirts. Try some...
It's also a universally flattering cut. MSGM Mini Skirt, $198, yoox.com; Salvatore Ferragamo Purple-Multi Pleated Silk Skirt, $1,010, stylebop.com; Carven Pleated Skirt, $550, net-a-porter.com
Sick of that leather tote? Carry an...
Holds the essentials and more. Martin Margiela Large Zip Lock Clutch, $630, ; Victoria Beckham Oversized leather pouch, $650, net-a-porter.com; 3.1 Phillip Lim 31 Minute Two Tone Clutch, $450, kirnazabete.com
You've got enough white oxford shirts. Instead, go with a...
This matches everything, too. And you'll get more compliments. Patterson J. Kincaid Farrow Blouse, $168, piperlime.com; Free People Contrast Boyfriend Blouse, $98, piperlime.com; Theory Gerine Silk Top, $235, saksfifthavenue.com