47, makeup artist, New York City
Why She Was Afraid to Try Denim on Denim
"I always thought it was a major faux pas," Schick says. "Like something to wear to a hoedown."
Why She Loves It Now
Cut and color are key. "The dark, tailored jacket is a nice contrast to the jeans," says Schick, founder of Morgen Schick Beauty Products. "I feel like I could wear this anywhere—to dinner, brunch, or a meeting."
Blazer, Veronica Beard. Shirt, 7forallmankind.com. Jeans, $60; gap.com. Ring, Tuleste Market. Belt, W.Kleinberg. Shoes, Stuart Weitzman.