Solange's 20 Style Lessons From 2014

The unofficial rule book on how to execute the singer's naturally cool style moments this year.

Celia L. Smith Nov, 30, 2014

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The unofficial rule book on how to execute the singer's naturally cool style moments this year.

Do contrast basic beige pants with a bold blouse.

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Don’t wear a mundane-colored suit when you can wear magenta.

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Do play with print proportion, mixing like patterns in different variations for fun.

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Don’t allow only men to take over the tuxedo for a special occasion. Hijack their style in a sexier way.

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Do add more umph to your look by zeroing in on one head-to-toe hue.

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Do recycle that same look and swap your shoes for equally cool sneakers.

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Don’t play down your accessories just because your look is punched up several notches.

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Do wear a popping pink shoe with pretty much anything.

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Do make sure your hair is an integral part of your overall look.

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Do add a pair of 70’s-style flared pants to your wardrobe. It’s officially a trend.

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Do wear your favorite Stuart Weitzman “Nudist” heels with every look if it works.

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Do create a powerful color blocking scheme by pairing solid statement pieces.

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Do emulate a your favorite style icon right.

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Don't be afraid to step out of your comfort zone to try something new.

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Do make your legs look longer in shorter shorts and kitten heels.

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Don’t stop at one blazer –– two layered over one another is quite lovely.

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Do combine navy blue and black.

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Don’t stop at an all-white look. Top it off with a color-blocked car coat.

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Do make a monochromatic moment just as impactful as any.