5 fashionable pieces for the modest wardrobe

5 fashionable pieces for the modest wardrobe

1 Mixed-print polyester maxi dress from Mimya, US$160 (S$223.72), The Modist, www.themodist.com


Mixed-print polyester maxi dress from Mimya. PHOTO: THE MODIST

You will certainly not be a wallflower in this patterned dress. Accessorise with simple hoop earrings and slides.

2 Women's crepe wide-leg pants in olive, $39.90, Hana Tajima for Uniqlo


Women’s crepe wide-leg pants in olive from Hana Tajima collection for Uniqlo. PHOTO: UNIQLO

The lightweight crepe material makes these pants comfortable to wear all day. Style with a tucked-in shirt and pointed-toe shoes.

3 Audrey cardigan, $75.90, Adrianna Yariqa, www.adriannayariqa.com. The label is also available at FashionValet.


Audrey cardigan from Adrianna Yariqa, www.adriannayariqa.com.  PHOTO: ADRIANNA YARIQ

This free-sized cardigan (above, with matching pants, $55.90) has dramatic flair, but can easily be dressed down with jeans.

4 Denim lace-up top, $34.90, Zalia from Zalora.sg


Denim lace-up top from Zalora.sg. PHOTO: ZALORA

This denim top has three fashion trends in one: a lace-up neckline, ruffled sleeves and pleated detail at the waist.

5 Talita peplum jacquard cotton-twill skirt, RM849 (S$267.78), available online from FashionValet.com. FashionValet is also located at 03-09, 313@Somerset, 313 Orchard Road, open from 10.30am to 10pm daily, tel: 6634-4919


Talita peplum jacquard cotton-twill skirt from online from FashionValet.com. PHOTO: FASHIONVALET

Brighten up your look with a punchy tropical-print skirt. The midi cut is a flattering length for most women and the peplum detail helps to hide problem areas around the tummy.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 23, 2017, with the headline '5 fashionable pieces for the modest wardrobe'. Print Edition | Subscribe