This dress is tailored like a traditional sheath, only roomier. The waist detail visually trims your middle. Lafayette 148 New York punto Milano dress with leather, $498; lafayette148ny.com for stores.
The tiny geometric print on this blazer is a lot more interesting than the solid black you’ve worn for years, and the roomy, long style provides coverage without bulk. United Colors Of Benetton oversize blazer, $239; benetton.com.
What, you say you have no occasion to wear a fur-trimmed, leopard-print vest? Our fashion editors pronounce it überchic over slacks by day, dresses by night and gym clothes in between. Longchamp puffer vest with fur trim, $1,885; longchamp.com.