classic style

by SheKnows
Sep 9, 2011 at 4:51 p.m. ET
This beaded drop-waist dress is sultry and lovely for the classic girl. $400, Neiman Marcus.

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Worn alone or paired with a simple cardigan, this Ralph Lauren cotton dress is perfectly preppy, available at

2 /27: Ralph Lauren polo

2/27 :Ralph Lauren polo

A prepster's must-have, the fitted Ralph Lauren polo looks great with white trousers, $50.

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A new take on traditional pearls, this delicate necklace will make a classy addition to your jewelry box. Available at Nordstrom.

4 /27: Shirtdress

4/27 :Shirtdress

Don this smart, belted dress for a casually prep look. Available at The Limited, $90.

5 /27: White trousers

5/27 :White trousers

White trousers are a must for every preppy babe, and these Banana Republic pants will look great with your favorite polo.

6 /27: Miss Dior Cherie

6/27 :Miss Dior Cherie

Spritz some of this stuff on and you'll smell as pretty as you look. $65, Nordstrom.

7 /27: Karabana flats

7/27 :Karabana flats

These Steve Madden Karabana flats are perfect for every delicate, classy girl.

8 /27: Girly lingerie

8/27 :Girly lingerie

The classy girl chooses her friends carefully, but her lingerie even more carefully. Anthropologie, $88.

9 /27: Epitome of feminine.

9/27 :Epitome of feminine.

So lovely and girly, this dress is the epitome of classic style. $178, Anthropologie.

10 /27: Marc Jacobs clutch

10/27 :Marc Jacobs clutch

This Marc Jacobs quilted leather clutch is a sophisticated touch to any classic look. $595, Bloomingdales.

11 /27: Lovely in white lace

11/27 :Lovely in white lace

Pretty in lace. MM Couture by Miss Me. $83, Revolve Clothing.

12 /27: Twinkle toes

12/27 :Twinkle toes

When it's time to dress up, the classy girl dazzles in sandals like these by Valentino. $1,095, Net-A-Porter.

13 /27: Puff sleeve top

13/27 :Puff sleeve top

You'll look perfectly polished in this puff sleeve J. Crew top, $80.

14 /27: Pearl earrings

14/27 :Pearl earrings

Basic pearl earrings are vital for any preppy girl's wardrobe. Available at Banana Republic, $30.

15 /27: Preppy Boat shoes

15/27 :Preppy Boat shoes

A yuppy favorite, boat shoes are perfect with jeans or casual dress. Old Navy, $20.

16 /27: Bow Dress

16/27 :Bow Dress

This nude and black dress by Asos is perfect for an classy evening on the town, $73.

17 /27: Pointed Toe Pumps

17/27 :Pointed Toe Pumps

Paired with an elegant dress or tailored trousers, these pointed toe pumps add a girlish touch.

18 /27: Vintage Jewels

18/27 :Vintage Jewels

These classic earrings will make any outfit shine bright. Banana Republic, $29.50.

19 /27: Classic bag

19/27 :Classic bag

Complement your preppy threads with a patent trimmed, chain strap bag., $43.

20 /27: Pretty blouse

20/27 :Pretty blouse

Pair this preppy chic blouse with trouser pants or tucked into a pencil skirt for a timeless look. Available at J. Crew,

21 /27: Blue dress

21/27 :Blue dress

This dress from The Limited is ideal for lounging at the country club, or simply running around town, $90.

22 /27: Quilted purse

22/27 :Quilted purse

Top off any outfit with this preppy chic quilted Michael Kors bag. Available at Bloomingdale's, $298.

23 /27: Classy dress

23/27 :Classy dress

Pay homage to classic fashion icon Audrey Hepburn in this simple A-line dress. Available at Asos, $91.

24 /27: Patent flats

24/27 :Patent flats

Simple, patent leather flats complete any outfit. Delia's, $30.

25 /27: Pretty bauble

25/27 :Pretty bauble

Dress up your outfit with a gold pearl and faux diamond bracelet, available at Banana Republic, $40.

26 /27: Little Black Dress

26/27 :Little Black Dress

This little black dress will be a wardrobe staple for years to come. Available at, $35.

27 /27: Bow Belt

27/27 :Bow Belt

Add a feminine touch to any dress with this sweet bow belt, available at Nordstrom, $25.