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Navy Is the New Black
Sick of those everyday black go-tos? Spice up your wardrobe by trading in black for navy on all of your staple wardrobe pieces.
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Live In These Leggings
Hello, comfort! Show off those hard-earned legs (and booty) with these navy New Balance leggings. Transition them from the gym to drinks with friends by throwing on a tunic sweater and your fave go-to street sneaks. Made of water- and odor-resistant fabric, these leggings are hard to say no to. Plus, you don't have to worry about any see-through scandals; the leggings are completely opaque. P.S. These navy leggings come equipped with pockets. Score! ($95; jcrew.com)get these leggings now!
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Knock out two trends with this navy, oversized jacket. The pockets in the front give the jacket a sleek look that can be dressed up or down, while the length will keep you warm. Match with your favorite pair of skinnies and booties for a girls night out or with leggings and a classic sneaker for those low-key, chilly nights. Either way, the possibilities are endless with a no-closure jacket this fabulous. ($375; nordstrom.com)get this jacket now!
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Step into the ultimate comfort and trendy duo with these espadrille flats. The classic espadrille bottom combined with flirty suede will make these your new neutral faves. These navy shoes pair well with pretty much anything: shorts, dresses, skinny jeans, you name it. I mean, can you really go wrong with Lauren Ralph Lauren? Hit the streets in style without having sore feet in the morning. ($79; macys.com)get these flats now!
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Bucket Bag Must-Have
Trendy bucket bag FTW. This navy neutral will be your new go-to purse, whether you're running errands or hitting up Sunday brunch. Perfect for those who always seem to be on the go, this handbag provides a drawstring closure so you don't have to fuss with zippers. Simply toss what you need inside or grab and go to be on your way in totally chic fashion. ($30; zara.com)get this bucket bag now!
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Break a sexy sweat with this zip-up workout leotard. This blue beauty will keep you cool through any workout, even hot yoga, while its skin-like slim fit and sport zipper will keep you looking fresh. You'll definitely make a statement in dance class or barre with this navy stripe number. Go to the gym in effortless style by throwing this bad boy on under your shorts or leggings. ($115; freepeople.com)get this leotard now!
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There's a reason why everyone loves the Chuck Taylor All Star shoes — they're pretty much the OG of American sneakers. Comfortable, durable, and stylish, these classic must-haves will find their way into your closet sooner or later. Every functioning fashionista should have at least one pair of chucks; you can easily turn any formal look into casual street style by throwing these puppies on. Converse shoes come in just about any color you can think of, so you can bet navy is now a neutral necessity. ($50; nike.com)get these sneakers now!
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Blazer of Glory
Enter the flowy blazer for those who require their staple pieces to be comfortable and stylish. The best thing about blazers is that they can be dressed up or down, which is why every woman should have at least one in her closet. This oversized, navy blazer will pair well over a vintage band tee for a night out on the town or a more fitted dress for the office. Now do you see why navy blue is becoming our new neutral favorite? ($70; zara.com)get this blazer now!
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Little Navy Dress
Navy is taking over every one of your staple pieces in your closet. Yes, even your LBD. This lacy little number will take first dibs on all your fancier affairs. Weddings, graduation parties, romantic date nights — you seriously won't get tired of wearing this navy blue dress over and over again. Pair with a dangle earring and heels to really draw all eyes. Move over LBD; there's a new LND in town. ($64; lulus.com)get this dress now!
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Pencil Skirt FTW
A pencil skirt that is work-apparel worthy and style savvy is a no-brainer to add to your wardrobe. Dress this navy skirt with a collared button-up and your prettiest pumps for an office-chic look. Or try a more casual vibe with your sleekest sneaks and a basic tee. No matter how you wear it, this navy staple will be a top contender in your new and improved closet. ($50; gap.com)get this skirt now!
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Pumps That Slay
These pumps are love at first sight, knocking out the triple threat of trends — block heel, suede, and navy. Slay the day by pairing these babies with your best skinnies and blouse for a look that is appropriate for both work and after-hour cocktails. Of course, you can't go wrong matching these shoes with a dress for an extra touch of class and sophistication. Strut these navy blue beauties with confidence knowing you have one of the hottest pair of pumps on the market. ($74 - $100; nordstrom.com)get these pumps now!
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Meet the dress pants every busy, working woman's closet is missing. These navy pinstripe pants will be your most desired, day-at-the-office staple as they are both fashion forward and comfortable. The belted buckle closure makes a solid statement that you'll want to show off by tucking in a collared shirt or nice blouse. We can definitely see you keeping these flowy and flattering dress pants on for a few more hours after you've left the office. ($60; mango.com)get these pants now!
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This flattering, peplum blouse will make getting dressed in the morning easier than ever. The crisp, white lines combined with the navy neutral will pair well with your white skinnies and tan sandals. Perfect for the summer weather, this tank will be great for layering with a cardigan or blazer when the cool autumn air starts to roll in. But in the mean time, wear this flirty shirt to the farmer's market for easy-breezy comfort and to show off those rock-solid arms. ($59; nordstrom.com)get this blouse now!