Mary-Kate and Ashley's Guide to Wearing Black
We gathered 10 great examples of how Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen wear basic—but never boring—black clothes. Click through the slideshow and let the designer duo inspire your next outfit or two.
You can never go wrong with a structured blazer and fitted pants. Here Mary-Kate paired a black blazer with Textile Elizabeth and James Cooper Jeans ($218) in Midnight for an effortlessly solid outfit.
The key to wearing all black during the evening is to always have a talking point. Take Ashley’s The Row Rebby Coat ($4900) as an example. The fur collar adds an exciting detail to her formal evening look.
Ashley kept this black ensemble sleek by pairing cropped pants, a black blazer, and her go-to loafers and Alligator Day Luxe Tote ($39,000) from The Row for a downtown-meets–business casual day look.
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Both savvy sisters took on the color at Estée Lauder’s Modern Muse fragrance launch party, each chic in her own way. We especially love the neckline on Ashley’s The Row Ophelia Sweater ($1390) because it is a great alternative to the classic crewneck.