Black and white is such a classic color combination that an entire store was built around them. White House Black Market carries stylish women's clothes and accessories in black, white, and if your feeling really adventurous, shades of gray. No seriously, the also have nice selection of pieces in ruby red to jazz up all that black and white. Right now you can get $20.00 off with your purchase of $80 or more, while supplies last. Good through October 4 – October 17, 2010 in stores (excluding outlets), online at whbm.com, or at 877.948.2525."
I always thought bows on clothes were something that were best left to little girls, but this very grown up Bow Print Cardigan for $88.99 proves that bows on an outfit could look more chic than cute.
Stripes can look severe if they are too wide or the colors contrast sharply. For a softer take on stripes, try something long and flowing, like this Striped Cardigan for $78.00 in muted grays and neutral blacks.
Wearing a bold print black and white makes a sophisticated and confident style statement. This Paisley Drop Waist Dress for $98.00 announces that you are perfectly comfortable wearing one dramatic piece and don't feel the need to scream for attention with loud colors or lots of bling. The beauty of such a dramatic style statement is that you can get away with wearing the world's most boring accessories and no one would notice.