Add a Belt It defines my waist and updates the look (this one’s metallic, big for spring). BR Monogram leather belt, $95,bananarepublic.com. Thea Grant vintage rhinestone necklace, $385, Sucre, 212-352-1640.
Taper the Sleeves "Shorter and slimmer looks more youthful," our tailor says. Donna Karan New York metal clutch, $1,495, donna-karan.com.
Hem It Long is dowdy. With 16 inches taken off, the length is more current and more flattering to my legs. Giuseppe Zanotti Design leather sandals, $775, 212-650-0455.