Creamy off-white denim is a toned-down option as we move into winter. Denim, $98, anntaylor.com.
For a more relaxed look, try ripped denim with a chambray shirt. Denim, $188, fidelitydenim.com.
The evening trouser
A slim pleated pant that hits at the ankle is perfect for dinner and drinks. Slim pant, $39, joefresh.com.