― The trick to creating an effortlessly chic wardrobe is to build it gradually over time. Your taste is becoming more refined so you are going to be more picky when it comes to adding new pieces. When shopping I always ask myself, 'would I wear this 3-5 years from now?' and if it's a yes, then invest in it. Your wardrobe should consist of 85% quality pieces and 15% trendy pieces. ∙ A classic black dress. There are so many looks and styles to suit all body shapes and tastes. ∙ You [...].