How to Find Your Own Style
Six trendsetters show you how to dress with personality—whatever your style.
By Lambeth Hochwald
O, The Oprah Magazine | From the February 2011 issue of O, The Oprah Magazine
Add Some Color
"It's the fastest way to brighten up an outfit and lift your spirits," says Knowles. "It can be in your necklace, your nail polish, your lipstick."
"There's a misconception that you have to match your shoes and your bag. It can be so cool to add a patterned or off-color heel."
Befriend a Salesperson...
"If you're easily overwhelmed when you shop, remember that store employees know what's in stock, and they love to give fashion advice. Working with one is like having your own stylist."
...And a Tailor
"Take the time to get your clothes to fit. It makes a difference."
Necklace, Lulu Frost. Shoes, Jean-Michel Cazabat, Barneys New York.