How To Get Emma Watson's Sophisticated Style

For the past 15 years, we’ve watched Watson blossom into an exquisite style star. She’s graced the covers of major magazines like Vogue, Elle, and W, and continues to showcase ideal balance between high fashion and relatability. As such, we rounded up her best looks only to discover that her sophisticated style can be achieved with two simple colors: black and white. Translation? You can totally get her look.

​Scroll through for our 13 favorite Watson ensembles, and shop our selection of black and white pieces at the end!


Lovely In Lace
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On Watson: Louis Vuitton top and pumps. 


Skimmed With Sequins
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On Watson: Giambattista Valli Couture Spring 2014 dress; Christian Louboutin So Kate Pumps ($625).


Sleek Jetsetter
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On Watson: Ray-Ban Original Wayfarer Sunglasses ($155); A.L.C. dress; Tabitha Simmons boots. 


Totally Tweed
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On Watson: Chanel F/W 13 dress; Graziela ear cuffs; Giuseppe Zanotti heels. 


Crop Topped To Perfection
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On Watson: Balenciaga Resort 2014 top, trousers and heels. 


Shoulder-Baring Beauty
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On Watson: J. Mendel S/S 14 dress and pumps. 


Maxi Dress Maven
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On Watson: Jack Vartanian necklace; J. Brand dress; K. Jacques Papyrus Ankle-Strap Thong Sandals ($320). 


Sheer Genius
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On Watson: Christian Dior Haute Couture Spring 2014 dress; Christian Dior clutch and heels. 


Noir Nouveau
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On Watson: Grace blouse; J Brand Stocking Maria Jeans ($202); Christian Louboutin So Kate Pumps ($625). 


Cutting Edge
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On Watson: BLK DNM Iconic Leather Jacket ($795); Valentino Resort 2015 bralet and skirt; Delfina Delettrez Fishing for Compliments Mono Earring ($626); M2Malletier Fabricca Leather Clutch ($1290). 


Jump For Joy
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On Watson: J. Mendel F/W 14 jumpsuit; Gianvito Rossi Leather and PVC Pumps ($744). 


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On Watson: Saint Laurent Contrast Lapel Blazer ($3417) and pants; Reece Hudson bag; Christian Louboutin Apostrophe Slingback Pumps ($645). 


Best Overall
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On Watson: Frame Denim overalls.

​Keep scrolling to shop our favorite black and white pieces!

Nicole Kliest
Freelance Contributor

Nicole Kliest is a freelance writer and editor based in New York City who focuses on fashion, travel, food, wine, and pretty much anything else that's amusing to write about. After graduating from Pepperdine University with a bachelor's in journalism and creative writing, she started her career back in 2010 as Who What Wear's photo editor and throughout the last decade has contributed to publications including Fashionista, Harper's Bazaar, Elle, The Zoe Report, PopSugar, Fodor's Travel, and several others. She also copywrites and has worked with clients such as Frame, Sea, 3x1, Intelligentsia, and others to develop brand voices through storytelling and creative marketing. She's very passionate about the ways we can improve our sustainability efforts in the fashion industry as well as cultivating content that's diverse and inclusive of all people. When she's not checking out the latest restaurant opening in her West Village neighborhood or riding her bicycle along the West Side Highway, she can be found scheming her next trip somewhere around the world. (Up next is Vienna.)