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Rashida Jones, Kate Hudson, and Rachel Bilson reveal three stylish ways to wear a one-shoulder ruffle dress.
I just bought a one-shoulder, ruffled, little black dress because I absolutely fell in love with it. [How can I] dress it up to make it look fresh and fun for a 20 year old? —RD
Three words: Bracelet, clutch, pumps. A bold cuff bracelet or bangle is all the jewelry you really need. Skip a necklace, which will just compete with the one-shoulder neckline for attention. Carry a clutch and avoid the awkward dilemma of placing a purse strap across the ruffle or your bare shoulder. And rock some ladylike, closed-toe pumps which will balance the look and give it a polished finish. Here are some sample accessories to help you get started:
Dear readers: How would you style a one-shoulder LBD?
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Burberry took some liberties with their iconic trench on the Spring 2009 runways, featuring the classic coat in things like dip-dye fades and floral brocades. Off the runway, you can find an affordable beige trench or go for something a bit more bold—a bright color or even a bold print. Personally, I'm looking for a timeless trench because believe it or not, I've never owned one and I want to get it right—right cut, right fit, right price! Until then, I'll be wearing my H&M anorak from last season. I'm also considering buying the Merona Paddington Coat, which I've tried on in navy in stores. It's not as fitted as the product photo, but it definitely looks much more expensive than $34.99. Here are my favorite jackets and coats from the around the web, let me know what jackets you're wearing (or wanting) in the comments.