Black-and-white houndstooth (now in supersize!) adds bite to sophisticated separates and power-red accessories.

1. BELTED TOP, $88, Kensie at The Charmed Peacock; (252) 830-2625.

2. TOP, $59, Bebe; (877) 232-3777.

3. JACKET, $98, Donna Morgan; (866) 610-6704 for stores.

4. BELT, $22, The Limited; (800) 756-4449 for stores.

5. SKIRT, $68, Banana Republic; bananarepublic.com.

6. PANTS, $49.90, H&M; hm.com for stores.

7. DRESS, $74.50, Express; (877) 415-4551 for stores.

8. BAG, $95, GUESS by Marciano; guess.com.

9. PUMPS, $49.99, Apt. 9 at Kohl's; kohls.com.

10. PUMPS, $55, Colin Stuart for Victoria's Secret; (800) 888-8200.

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