The $5 Styling Trick Every It Girl and Editor Loves

Unlike the ridiculous platform heels you “invested” in circa 2005, here’s a trend you won’t feel guilty about a decade later. Spotted on It bloggers, editors, and street style stars everywhere, a simple black ribbon fashioned into a choker is an easy accessory that works with anyone’s style. And since it costs less than five bucks, you might as well give it a shot!

The black ribbon
Tyler Joe

Wrap it multiple times and knot it in front for a modern bolo tie, or wear it as a choker like The Blonde Salad’s Chiara Ferragni. Could this be the most accessible trend we’ve seen since Adidas’ Stan Smith sneakers? All signs point to yes.

Chiara Ferragni