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Coat: Zara (similar here and here); Beanie: Rudsak; Jeans: Calvin Klein (similar here and here); Watch: Cluse; Shoes: Adidas

You guys know that I’m all about practicality. I hate wearing heels and would live in my jeans if I could. My personal style icons all embody that effortlessly cool look that is so sought after. You know, put-together but in a sort of blasé fashion (think Caroline de Maigret). Style should be simple, but not bland. This outfit is my go-to during the cooler months. It’s easy, it’s comfortable, and it’s cool. The one thing that I think elevates a simple outfit is a great hat. I’ve been lectured about hair-loss from the scalp’s inability to breathe due to how often I wear a hat – you’ll rarely see me without one. However, since I stand the risk of my hat flying off during the winter months, I decided to replace it with a beanie.

What’s your one go-to outfit hack?

  

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  1. January 5, 2017 / 11:05 am

    I adore your style! Effortless and cool! Unfortunately I love heels too much to give them up completely but I have more sneakers now than ever before!

  2. January 5, 2017 / 2:01 pm

    Beautiful outfit 🙂

  3. January 5, 2017 / 3:00 pm

    H ha girlie, I am with you on the simple yet chic style thing that’s right-you always do have a cool hat and I am loving your cool black beanie.

    Happy New Year,

    Katelyn
    http://www.theyellowspectacles.om

  4. Miri
    January 5, 2017 / 4:36 pm

    I love your hat and I must say- I do the same. Beanies and hařts are perfect if you have a bad hair day!;-))))
    X

    Miri

    http://currentlywearing.com

  5. January 5, 2017 / 4:53 pm

    Great style I love it your coat!
    xx

  6. January 5, 2017 / 7:28 pm

    I totally agree with you. Simple doest have to be boring. You simply need the right accessory to top it off 😛

    -Didier
    http://www.didieryhc.com

  7. January 5, 2017 / 7:30 pm

    Ok- I live in Ottawa and it’s absolute snow madness!!! Like we have 2 meters of it! I have lost my fashion mojo. I have so many shoes and booties patiently waiting for it all to melt… but who am I kidding, I’ll have to wait until at least April!
    Your jealous fan, Chantsy

  8. January 5, 2017 / 7:40 pm

    Very chic outfit! Totally love the hat- actually been wanting one with that cute pom pom for awhile now 🙂

    xoxo
    Serene

  9. January 5, 2017 / 8:58 pm

    This is such an effortlessly chic look. My go to outfit always tend to be quite minimal. I usually go for white shirt, jeans and some heels.

    http://www.mydailywear.co.uk

  10. January 5, 2017 / 9:55 pm

    Cozy look and love the sneakers 🙂

    PS. Was this outfit post taken at the UTSG campus?

  11. January 6, 2017 / 12:39 am

    This look is a classic, chic, elegant, outfit! LOVE LOVE LOVE IT!! <333

    Blessings,
    Edye | http://gracefulcoffee.com

  12. January 6, 2017 / 1:48 am

    That beanie is such a cool piece! I never used to be someone who liked wearing hats, but that’s definitely been changing. You can’t go wrong with a rad hat, especially in the winter.

    Kathryn • simplykk.com

  13. January 6, 2017 / 7:58 am

    The color of the coat is gorgeous!

  14. January 6, 2017 / 11:40 am

    Never seen such combination before but seeing it now, i think it looks lovely

  15. January 6, 2017 / 12:48 pm

    Totally agree with you on the hat front! Am super into the pom-pomed ones these days, too!

    Happy new year lovely, wishing you all the best for 2017!

    Just gave you a follow on Instagram too btw 🙂

    Alya | MoorizZLA xxx

  16. January 6, 2017 / 1:05 pm

    Love the beanie, you are right it does make such a great addition to the look.

    Have a great day!

    Gemma x
    http://www.jacquardflower.uk

  17. January 7, 2017 / 5:45 am

    Long layers can be hard to pull off, but you make this look effortless and so chic! Love this styling.

    xx, Amy
    http://www.theluxilook.com

  18. January 7, 2017 / 7:44 am

    I really like this look, I’m not a great heel lover either, I prefer a more effortless look 🙂

    Rosy | Sparkles of Light Blog
    My Instagram | Instagram

  19. January 7, 2017 / 7:29 pm

    I love this all black outfit! the coat is so gorgeous. i am the same about heels. I could live all my life in sneakers easy
    Dora
    http://www.adropofindigo.com/

  20. January 7, 2017 / 11:21 pm

    I’m obsessed with this look. Love those cute beanie Hat. Perfection as always doll.
    Thanks for sharing!
    Much love, Len
    http://www.lenparent.com

  21. January 8, 2017 / 9:44 am

    It’s all about feeling comfortable in an outfit. I love to dress up and wear nice dresses and skirts with lovely tops but sometimes all I want is a cozy outfit and lately, I have been living in leggings and huge sweaters.

    Yiota
    pinkdaisyloves.blogspot.com

  22. January 8, 2017 / 9:17 pm

    You look lovely! I really like your hat! 🙂 xx

  23. January 9, 2017 / 12:26 am

    This is such a practical and completely stylish look. I adore all black looks, they always have an air of sophistication to them. That color of lip is gorgeous on you!

  24. Amy Arnold
    January 9, 2017 / 2:07 am

    Style should be simple but not bland – I love that. So true! This outfit is a perfect example. You look so effortlessly cool.

    Amy Ann
    Straight A Style

  25. January 9, 2017 / 10:06 am

    Love the coat babe – and that beanie looks amazing on you!!!
    The perfect look ♥

    xxx and have a wonderful week,
    Tina.
    http://styleappetite.com

  26. January 10, 2017 / 1:40 pm

    Never wear it before. But it worths trying!

  27. January 13, 2017 / 12:29 am

    I truly love your style, and this outfit is perfect for winter days.
    I’ve never told you but i really do love your blog and your posts. Keep up the good work.
    lefashionaire.com