Looking more put-together at the office is a permanent New Year’s resolution. This year, however, we’re using a sneaky shortcut otherwise known as Public School’s womenswear line. Consider the above look from the label’s Pre-Fall collection: a black sweatshirt paired with a black leather mini and a simple white collared shirt look. It’s understated and austere, but not boring—a sideways triangle of textured leather covers the right shoulder; a diagonal stripe of neoprene breaks up the skirt. Simple black zip-front boots give it an air of independence that is at once throwback ’90s and ultra-modern.
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