Cool girls have been crushing on 3.1 Phillip Lim
ever since the line launched in '05. Lim's edgy dresses and separates have graced It Girls from Alexa Chung to Beyoncé
, and his Pashli purse is the It bag of choice for downtown girls who want to look uptown-polished.
Obviously, we're huge fans
of 3.1 Phillip Lim's low-key cool. Just for you, we've rounded up our 12 favorite minimalist — but never boring — pieces. Packed with fashion-forward details, these pieces make it super-simple to add edge to any outfit. Just throw on that giant houndstooth sweater or pajama-inspired blazer over your basic black trousers, and boom — you've got yourself an instant, statement-making outfit. It doesn't get much easier, folks!
Click on for more Lim love. From avant-garde, draped wedding gowns to surprisingly chic leather overalls (yeah, we said it — chic overalls!), these 12 easy pieces define modern elegance.