A wide belt can give a pop of color and create a flattering silhouette. Michelle Obama frequently pairs wide belts with pencil skirts. She also sometimes adds a brooch, which gives an outfit a fun bit of bling. On model: Theory shirt, L'Apparenza, $285. Tibi leather skirt, L'Apparenza, $600. Alice + Olivia belt, L'Apparenza, $180. Earrings, Sassanova, $163. Brooch, Bijoux Inspired Jewels, $75. Donald Pliner heels, Matava Shoes, $280.
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