A Genius Styling Trick for Making a Black Dress Feel Like New

When Alexa Chung takes on Milan Fashion Week, flawless outfits and spot-on styling solutions naturally ensue. Need proof? Look no further than her front row–worthy ensemble for Prada: a lace-up black velvet midi dress. Charming, right?

But it’s her innovative styling that has us taking notes. To elevate an LBD to It-girl ranks, try wearing tights under a pair of open-toe platform sandals, à la Chung. Bonus style points for trying fishnets.

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