We have all heard of the saying “Less is more!”  And perfectly suited for this blog post, that is so true. Whether it’s selecting a colour palette that works for you, or getting rid of pieces that are cluttering your closet, going back to the essentials can be refreshing. Keeping things simple is the key! And the results will be effortless, elegant and timeless.

Following are a few influential bloggers that have perfected the minimalist approach and are trendsetting the latest fashion craze.

1.FIGTNY

Figtny

Figtny

Her style is effortless, monochrome in colour and her Instagram feed is total eye candy.  Ideas and collections of outfits for any occasion, whether it’d be the beach, the office or a casual stroll, she’s got it all covered.  You can shop pieces that she’s worn, view gift ideas and follow her on Instagram for the latest inspiration.

Anine Bing

AnineBing - Denim & Leggings

AnineBing – Denim & Leggings

A former model herself, and the founder and creative soul behind her brand launched in 2012.  Bing has developed her very own clothing line and currently sells her items in over 300 stores worldwide.  Undoubtedly, her pieces exude quality and are simple in design, making it easier to combine with other items.  “She marries edgy and feminine in a soft meets hard design approach”.  Find anything from basic tees, lingerie, boots and jewelry on her website. She not only shares her creativity, but also gives us a glimpse of behind-the-scenes and her more personal side; her kids, travel destinations and much more.

3. Mikutas

Mikutas

Mikutas

Jacqueline Mikutas and Klemens White collide worlds and come together to create impeccable style.  A Swedish girl with a sense of feminine rock n’roll style, and a German model with a talent behind the camera with an eye for the perfect candid shot, they are irresistible.  On their website, they share everything from travel adventures, home interior and of course the latest outfit looks, featuring Jacqueline’s favourite colours: white, grey and blue.  Everything from accessories, the messy bun to knits and denim is perfectly combined for an effortless look.

4. Melo and Co.

Melo and Co.

Melo and Co.

Black and white is the palette of her closet.  Simple is the choice of her style.  Meloandco. chooses a minimalistic approach when it comes to what to wear and how to wear it.  Evidently on her Instagram feed, wide pants, leather jackets and comfy tunic dresses make a frequent appearance.  With a background in fashion and design, a toddler keeping her busy and another one on the way, she makes it look so effortless.  Her choice of clothing pieces define confidence, even though she doesn’t follow the latest trends.  She opts to invest in pieces that are quality driven and are timeless.

“Fashion fades, only style remains the same” – Coco Chanel

5.Day in My Dreams

Day In My Dreams

Day In My Dreams

Kristina, the heart behind a Day in My Dreams, is everything monochrome.  She’s beautiful, she’s raw and she’s authentic, and she’ll give you inspiration for your latest ootd .  Over on her blog, you’ll find anything from sporty, to classy to plain casual, all in fifty shades of black and white, and anything in between.  She knows how to style accessories and rock any look, and she’ll offer advice and share tips on the latest fashion trends.

If you’re into all black and white, you’ll definitely find inspo from the ladies mentioned above.  Visit their feeds and take a peek into their closet.

Written by Milana Bucan

Currently studying to complete a bachelor’s degree in Communications, Milana regularly contributes articles about fashion, beauty and lifestyle. As a photography enthusiast, she never misses an opportunity for the perfect candid shot. A foodie at heart, she will go the extra mile to enjoy the perfect cup of coffee and the most scrumptious chocolate dessert.