How to Get That Bold, Clean Mod Look
Sleek silhouettes. Bold, clean color. A century after modernism first stripped away the unessential, fashion is paring down again.
white shirt and black pencil skirt
Detail Oriented

A familiar white button-down and black jersey pencil skirt are reinvented through small tweaks: the shirt's hidden buttons, Mandarin collar and bib front; the skirt's diagonal stitching. A slender patent leather belt adds a jolt of color and highlights the narrowest part of the body; skin-tone leather pumps fade away, visually lengthening the legs.

Shirt, Callula Lillibelle, $229. Skirt, Strenesse, $390. Belt, Meredith Wendell. Pumps, Jenni Kayne. Cuffs, Dannijo.