In celebration of Mother’s Day this Sunday, we asked a few of our favorite tastemakers to reflect on the most valuable style tips they’ve ever received from their mom—and for fashion designer Tory Burch, the apple clearly doesn’t fall far from the tree. “My mother taught me less is more,” Burch (pictured above with her mom) shares. “She also said, ‘Wear the dress, don’t let the dress wear you!'” Words of wisdom!

Want more motherly advice? From makeup mogul Sonia Kashuk to interior designer Nate Berkus, see more must-know style lessons (and adorable throwback photos) in our gallery!