Before neon brights and pastel-hued colorblocking came into play, there was the always-classic black and white ensemble . . . and as they say, "if it ain't broke, don't fix it." Now, with Summer's heat in mind and a chic end goal in place, we've styled five easy-to-re-create outfits that juxtapose the crispest white pieces with the sleekest black wares. Get started by pairing a structured white blazer with a slinky black slipdress. You not only punch up your cocktail evening attire with a timeless feel, but you also emphasize your prowess in light vs. dark layering. Ready for more? Click through for five equally cool styling combos now.
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