J.Crew's Head Stylist Reveals the Secrets to Truly Timeless Style

There are some women—like French style icon Inès de la Fressange—who have mastered the fine art of timeless personal style. They can exist in any decade, era, and wave of fashion and still be en vogue, and we're always trying to capture their secrets.

Well, we sat down with J.Crew's head stylist, Gayle Spannaus, who shared her top tips for achieving style that transcends the the trends. She was kind enough to let us pick her brain, and ladies, we uncovered some super-simple ways to make your style as timeless as it can be.

Keep scrolling for J.Crew's head stylist's advice!