Style File: Volume 1

Zooey Magazine is introducing a brand new feature called "Style File." These tips are to help you better understand how your wardrobe works, and how you can do more than just a pair of jeans and a tee (although there's nothing wrong with that either!). This first volume is in conjunction with Red Light PR (photographed by Dawn DiCarlo) and is also featured in the April/May 2012 issue that can be seen for free on

"We love red - this skirt is a daring move for some women. Make your outfits really pop by combining a bold piece in your outfit with your favorite shoes."

Skirt by Line & Dot. Roll Up Sleeve Button Down by Bella Dahl. Blue faux suede ankle strap heel by Flirt Catalog.

“Layering is a fun way to mix in colors. Don’t be afraid to add a print – we toned down this fun tank for the work week by adding a lightweight blazer.”

Black textured faux leather peep toe platform pumps by AMI Clubwear. Dark wash skinny flare by Costa Blanca. Modern muse tank by Lulus. Asymmetrical lightweight blazer by Gracia.

“Accessories are the easiest way to brighten up your 9 to 5 day. Throw on a vibrant scarf to transform your look from drab to darling. Also, don’t be afraid to wear a bold shoe to pick up on a color in the rest of your look.”

Fuchsia faux leather braided strap open toe espadrille by AMI Clubwear. Asymmetrical short sleeve v-neck tunic by ONNO.

“Add one bold item to your look. We took this classic black and white look to the next level by pairing the pieces with a bright pink jean.”

Polka dot hi-low top by Line & Dot. Janice denim in lipstick pink by Level 99.