The most consumer-friendly trend in ages, the look is effortless to wear, with first-thing-you-throw-in-a-suitcase versatility and a highly graphic appeal. There’s one caveat: They just don’t work at work. And you need to wear them with gravitas (and shoes that ground you) or you’re going to look like you’re late for that squash game.
At the Alvin Ailey Dance Theater’s benefit gala, Gabrielle Union showed up in a strapless styled Prada gown in a rich shade of emerald green. A diamond wreath at her neck and black T-strap heels completed her look.