Are You Utilizing The "Third Piece Rule"?

Lightweight Knits to Elevate Your Spring Wardrobe
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Although temperatures are finally on the upswing, when the sun sets an extra layer may be just what you and your outfit need. A semi-secret trick that editors swear by is the "third piece rule". It's a pretty simple rule, but let's break it down! Essentially, your shirt and pants (or jeans more likely) count as piece one and two, but to look truly put together your outfit requires a third piece—something like a scarf, jacket, sweater or statement accessory to top it all off. Try this trick for yourself with these cute lightweight knits!