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Sitting Pretty

"She wanted to do something that would be simple yet powerful," says O creative director Adam Glassman. Off went the heels and on came the eyeglasses, one of her favorite accessories. Oprah then took a seat and posed for a classic portrait in a timeless white shirt. "I could get used to this," she said. "Slippers from now on, please!"

Photo: Ruven Afanador

Go for the Bold

Whether you choose your eyewear to match your ensemble or vice versa (à la Gayle King), these frames will have you looking smart.

From top: SEE, $379, SeeEyeWear.com; Tory Burch, $210, LensCrafters stores; $145, WarbyParker.com; Peepers by PeeperSpecs, $22, Peepers.com.
touch ups

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Touch Up

Fashion editor Jenny Capitain and photographer Ruven Afanador button up the details.
oprah's look

Photo: Ruven Afanador

Clean and Crisp

As Glassman says, "When in doubt, wear a white shirt." Adding a few gleaming pieces will make the wardrobe staple golden.

Ring: From Pandora's new Shine collection, it's 18kt-gold-plated sterling silver, $180, Pandora.net; Earrings: $199, RosenaSammi.com; Cuff, Jennifer Fisher, $795, JenniferFisherJewelry.com; Shirt: special sateen fabric means no ironing required, $79, Chicos.com.