The shut of the yr at all times seems like an invite to take inventory of my life, and the very first thing I usually begin with is my closet. There is a motive I really feel extra at peace when my garments are sorted: kinds I have never worn in months put in a donation pile, shirts I attain for every day hung on the entrance, go-to sneakers and luggage securely positioned inside eyesight. The pandemic has little question disrupted the way in which we gown, placing forth a way of consolation that seems like a nonnegotiable, but it has additionally impressed a bunch of recent designs, shade mixtures, and prints.

Whereas I can admire a cool pattern (fluffy luggage are my newest obsession), I do not outline my model round what comes and goes. As an alternative, I see vogue as an angle, in my case, one which prioritizes consolation, but nonetheless seeks pleasure within the little particulars — whether or not that is a gown drenched in a wealthy shade of inexperienced, a satin shirt with a chic gold chain element, an sudden cutout, an uneven neckline, dramatic sleeves . . . you identify it.

Going into 2022, I am modifying my most worn items based mostly on their day-to-night versatility, sturdiness, and materials high quality. Positive, some will occur to be buzzworthy gadgets, however I am now clear on the kinds that can keep and people that can go. Sweatsuits, for one, shall be changed by extra polished, wear-everywhere knit units. And wearable separates will take priority over impractical, one-time items. Learn on for the important thing themes that can dictate my vogue decisions this yr, and the traits I am forsaking.