The Style Out 


It may sound simple, but we all know getting dressed can be a complicated affair. So when it comes to the art of outfit-making, who better to ask than the women who do it for a living? Here, six New York stylists and fashion editors share their go-to uniforms, the brands on their radar, and the insider tips you’ll want to make your own—stat.

WHAT DO YOU LOVE MOST ABOUT FASHION?

It's a transformative power to define the identity we wish to present to the world.
 

HOW DO YOU DEFINE YOUR STYLE?

Eclectic utility.
 

CURRENT UNIFORM?

A strong tailored coat, knit dress, and chunky flat boots (this Bottega Veneta over-the-knee style is a fave) with lots of statement jewelry.


THE PANDEMIC HAS AFFORDED A TIME OF PAUSE AND REFLECTION FOR THE FASHION INDUSTRY. HOW WOULD YOU LIKE TO SEE THINGS CHANGE MOVING FORWARD?

I would love to see the industry use all its creativity and innovation to find solutions to creating products that no longer exploit people or the planet.
 

THE WORLD’S BEST DRESSED?

Tina Chow. Or Erykah Badu, whose fearless choices always inspire.
 

FAVORITE BRANDS?

Wales Bonner,  Peter Do,  Martine Rose, Commission, Lemaire.
 

HAS QUARANTINE CHANGED WHAT YOU WEAR?

I have embraced sweatpants in a way I never imagined I could. I think next year will be about dressing for comfort and protection with a splash of drama and whimsy.
 

HOW DO YOU PLAN ON TACKLING FESTIVE DRESSING?

Chic knits and bold gold jewelry plus strappy heeled sandals for indoors.
 

YOUR BEST STYLIST TIP (THAT YOU’RE WILLING TO SHARE!)?

Personal statement jewelry will really make it your own.