Inspired by the spring runway collections, these outfit-making add-ons will bring new life to your work wardrobe. Try a jeweled necklace, a sheer scarf or chic white pumps to freshen up your 9-to-5 look.
Clean white pumps (with a touch of toe cleavage) are a chic finish to a pale-and-pastel look like this one from Derek Lam.
Polyester heels, Zara, $50;
Spacious yet compact, an accordion bag (like the one from Nina Ricci's spring 2012 collection) expands to fit all your workday necessities.
Faux leather bag, Gap, $45;
Earthy but sculptural wooden bangles make a statement with a warm-toned outfit a la Donna Karan.
Wooden bracelets, Topshop, $28;
As seen on the Oscar de la Renta runway, a classic white belt adds instant polish (and shape!) to a print shift.
Faux leather belt, The Limited, $35;
Pull together unstructured separates (like these from the Paul Smith collection) with leopard-print slip-ons.
Velvet slippers, Charlotte Russe, $26;
A chunky jeweled choker adds the perfect touch of sparkle to a single-shade dress. Accent a bright dress, like this one from Vionnet, with white gems or select a neon-bright piece to amp up a neutral number.
Glass necklace, Ann Taylor, $88;
Rachel Zoe styled her own monochromatic outfit with a luxe-looking envelope clutch with a faux-croc finish. Try a similar bag for the perfect day-to-night transition piece.
Stamped envelope clutch, Tory Burch, $375;
Carolina Herrera pumped up a geometric sweater with a coordinating scarf. Get a similar effect with a print scarf in the same color family as a patterned blouse.
Cotton-and-silk scarf, Anthropologie, $48;
A tough-meet-delicate narrow chain belt, a la Christian Dior, is the perfect ladylike accent to a peplum dress or jacket.
Metal and faux-leather belt, Express, $35;