In the 2011 documentary Bill Cunningham New York the iconic photographer—when posed with the question of the importance of fashion—stated it was “the armor to survive the reality of everyday life.”
Though we may not consider our clothing to be characteristic of defense, wearing a staple that makes you feel strong enough to withstand life's day-to-day challenges is in fact quite powerful. Sure, these wardrobe regulars may vary from woman to woman, but we’re here to share eight trusty items that have proven to be instant confidence-lifters.
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It's practically impossible to not feel put together in a pair of well-fitted pants!