Get Arianna Huffingtons Style
Blouses, Blazers, and Jeans
For more casual events, Arianna wears classic tops, well-fitted jeans, and blazers, says Carol. She sticks to neutral colors like white, brown, beige, and black, and often her blouses bring attention to her face and neckline with ruffles or a high collar.
Silk Sleeveless Lace Blouse ($98, whitehouseblackmarket.com)
Tropical Wool Two Button Jacket ($198, anntaylor.com)
Full Panel Long and Lean Dark Jeans ($69.50, gap.com)
Black Dresses, Heels and Pants
When going to a dressy red carpet event or hosting The Huffington Post 2010 Game Changers Event this past October, Arianna sticks to the most flattering color: black. Sometimes, shell opt for flattering shift dresses and sexy strappy heels, says Carol. But, other times, Arianna will keep it classy with slim-fit black pants and pointed-toe heels.
Ports 1961 Wool-Gabardine Sheath Dress ($238, theoutnet.com)
Slim-fit Pant ($59, newportnews.com)
Ralph Lauren Vella Leather Heel in black ($49.99, ralphlauren.com)
Pearls, Dangling Earrings, and Choker Necklaces
Arianna accessorizes with classic, simple pieces that make a bold statement and pull together her look, rather than overpower it, says Carol. When celebrating her title as one of Time magazines most influential people or signing a copy of one of her 13 books, Arianna will wear pearls, a sparkly pair of earrings or a classy choker necklace.
Noir Cubic Zirconium Dangling Drop Earrings ($75, lastcall.com)
Crystal/Glass Pearl Linear Earring ($28, whitehouseblackmarket.com)
Lee Angel Glass Pearl and Chain Necklace ($196, bergdorfgoodman.com)
Blonde, Voluminous Hair
Ariannas hair is a main component to her signature look its always voluminous and shiny, and her long side bangs give her a sexy edge. Her blunt, sleek cut falls just below her shoulders, which is a great length for women over 50, says Carol. The color isn't too dark or too light, and her highlights look natural.
John Frieda Sheer Blonde Go Blonder Controlled Lightening Spray ($9.99, drugstore.com)
Walmart LOreal Elnett Strong Hold with UV Filter Hairspray ($14.47, walmart.com)
Biosilk Silk Therapy Cure ($39.99, cvs.com)
To make sure her final look is polished and perfect, Arianna will add a few key accessories like a wide waist belt, black tights, and a simple clutch smart and stylish pieces that let the successful woman wearing them shine, and not the other way around.
Ultra Fit Micro Check Tights ($12, calvinklein.com)
J. Furmani Classic Pleated Satin Clutch ($19.20, ebags.com)
Calvin Klein Metallic Mesh Faux Leather Belt ($48, Nordstrom.com)