If we could come up with a general theme for fashion in 2012, it would be excess. All that "Put another bracelet on!" and "This is a peplum dress made with brocade and metallic!" was enough to make any fashion fan feel a little full. If you're still looking to make a resolution this year, we recommend starting with the Whistles' simply styled, majorly minimal spring '13 lookbook.
If you adopt its philosophy, think of the possibilities: Imagine a rack of clothing you can actually flip through. A day's outfit that takes you two minutes to put on. A jewelry chest where you don't have to untangle a ball of chains in order to get at one necklace.
Pare down your style and focus on what's important: clean silhouettes, no-fuss cuts, and wear-anywhere ensembles consisting of pieces that feel extra-special on their own, too. Click through to start your style cleanse.