if you are looking to stock your closet with simple basics your search is over. ann taylor has been one of my go-to stores for decades for one reason – wardrobe staples. there is always a nice selection of ivory blouses, black tees, and pants that fit. ann taylor modern skinny denim is one of my favorite fits. several pairs sit on my closet shelf and are worn season after season. and dresses? when we lived in vietnam, a hot and humid climate, i owned more than one dress from ann taylor. comfortable, chic and on trend they were always the perfect choice when the humidity matched the temps. typically, 94ish on both counts. take a look at the photo above – i’m in head-to-toe ann taylor. this brown belt is almost a decade old, but still receives an abundance of compliments every time it’s worn. simple, classic and timeless. all the reasons i love ann taylor.