9 Style Rules Every Celebrity Secretly Follows

Have you ever wondered how and why certain celebrities always look flawless and camera-ready, even when they’re off the clock? Aside from their access to designer pieces, stylists, and hefty shopping budgets, stylish celebs have an innate sense of what it takes to look polished and cool. And when it’s someone’s job to always look great, we take note. Case in point: We repeatedly see them all abiding by a set of style rules that are timeless and easy to emulate. The best part? You won’t need a celebrity budget to apply them to your wardrobe—just a little know-how.

Scroll down to see the celebrity style rules and to shop our favorite pieces to help you follow them!

One or two well-chosen accessories will make much more of a statement than piling them on ever will.

 

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WHO: Diane Kruger

Having the ability to effectively mix prints without looking crazy will take you far in the style department. When done right, it looks incredibly cool and unique.

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WHO: Olivia Palermo

Reformation Benson Top ($58) in Black Stripe

While we thankfully don’t all have the paparazzi to worry about at the airport, everyone is people-watching while they wait to board, so dress to impress, as the celebs do.

Emma Watson is wearing a Saint Laurent top and a Topshop skirt in the below photo. Proof that there’s never a need to wear designer head to toe.

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It’s no secret that white always looks ethereal, pretty, and even modern. Donning it is the easiest way to really stand out in an inevitable sea of black outfits.

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WHO: Alexa Chung

Just as it’s best not to take yourself too seriously, you should approach fashion in the same way. Wear what you love and have fun with it!

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WHO: Gigi Hadid

Don’t go through life worrying about people noticing if you wear the same thing more than once. If a piece brings you confidence and looks great with multiple items in your wardrobe, wear it as much as you please. Your style will be the better for it.

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WHO: Chrissy Teigen

As Emma Stone showed us at pretty much every award ceremony this year, make bold choices (within reason), and everyone will remember you as the best dressed at the event.

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Not only do flat shoes make a night out easier to navigate, shall we say, but also, there’s something about a girl in flats after dark that’s cool and carefree in the best way possible.

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WHO: Poppy Delevingne