The right accessory can transform an ordinary outfit into a fashion statement. Whether you’re shopping for tote bags, stylish scarves, or gold jewelry, refer to this list of carefully-curated essential fashion accessories to pull your look together. Spoiler alert: I love Margaux’s Wrap Sandal, Jennifer Behr’s Collette Earrings, Tony Bianco’s Black Heels, Bottega Veneta’s Teen Jodie Bag, and Le Specs’ Outta Love Sunglasses.
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Essential Fashion Accessories
1. Classic White Sneaker
Kick off your fashion journey with a pair of classic white sneakers – a timeless choice that’s comfortable and stylish. My favorite brand is Veja’s Sneakers. They work seamlessly with any outfit, from casual jeans to a summer dress.
2. Flat But Functional Sandal
Whether you’re strolling on a Hawaiian beach or navigating New York’s city streets, flat sandals are functional and stylish. Need style inspiration? Try Margaux’s Wrap Sandal – it’s the ultimate in stylish summertime versatility.
3. Strappy Heel
Elevate your look with strappy heels, a perfect addition to your evening ensemble. You can’t go wrong with these Black Heels by Tony Bianco.
4. The “Wear Everywhere” Black Boot
Black boots effortlessly transition from day to night. My favorite way to pair them is with straight-leg jeans, a neutral turtleneck, and a plaid blazer. It’s a great wear-to-work look.
5. Gold Jewelry
Whether you don a delicate pendant, a boho-chic lariat, or a minimalist bracelet chain, gold jewelry adds extra sophistication to your outfit. Need more jewelry inspiration? Read up on 20 Trendy & Affordable Jewelry Brands and Niche Jewelry Brands I’m Falling in Love With.
6. Statement Earring
Whether you’re donning a cocktail dress or casual denim, bold earrings instantly elevate your outfit. Loving the photo below? Try out these Sculptural Hoops by Mejuri. If you’re feeling more whimsical, browse the designs by Jennifer Behr. Her Collette Earrings are gorgeous!
7. Stackable Ring
Mix, match, and express your unique style with stackable rings. Opt for rings in the same metal for a harmonious look. You can find more ring inspiration in my article on Top 10 Brands to Shop for Affordable Gold Rings.
You can’t go wrong with a gold or silver watch. Just make sure your watch complements the color scheme of your outfit. Right now, I’m eyeing this Goldtone Watch by GV2.
9. Stylish Sunglasses
From modern aviator to feminine cat-eye frames, the perfect pair of sunnies will elevate your outfit. Right now, my favorite affordable style is Le Specs’ Outta Love Sunglasses.
10. Crossbody Bag
Crossbody bags are essential. Experiment with different colors to express your unique style. Right now, I’m loving the Portobello Bag by Aspinal of London.
11. Chic Tote Bag
Carry everything you need in style. A well-designed tote elevates your outfit while keeping you organized. If you’re looking to start your tote bag collection, a Classic Nylon Shoulder Tote by Longchamp is a no-brainer.
12. Designer Purse
A designer purse is an investment piece that never goes out of style. Plus, they stand the test of time (and passing trends)! Below is the influencer-favorite Teen Jodie Bag by Bottega Veneta.
13. Leather Belt
Wrap up your outfit with a high-quality leather belt. From beige to black, these understated accessories effortlessly tie your look together.
14. Silk Scarf
Elevate your style with a vintage silk scarf. Need style ideas? Try tying your scarf around your neck, in your ponytail, or around your designer bag. It’ll add a touch of timelessness to your outfit.
15. Hair Accessory
From barrettes to pearl hair clips, hair accessories bring attention to your hairstyle. Love the look in the photo below? Check out the hair accessories by Lelet New York.
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Let me know what your favorite fashion accessories are in the comments section below.