January 12th, 2012

My new silhouette

Courtesy of American Vogue

I have been an a-line (tent) dress girl forever and completely ignoring my waist. However, the above image has been sitting on my desktop for ages and it has inspired a new look for me. The trim top and softer skirt is really appealing and fresh. Certainly a welcome change from my often shapeless shifts.

Valentino Spring

It’s an easy look- just zip it up and add great sandals.

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SHOP

what's new

BOTTEGA VENETA

Intreciatto leather slides

BALMAIN

Double-breasted wool twill blazer

SAINT LAURENT

Theo raw-edge cowboy ankle boot

KENNETH JAY LANE

Gold-tone clip earrings

ALEXANDER MCQUEEN

Layered denim peplum jacket

MADEWELL

Courier cotton shirt

ANCIENT GREEK SANDALS

Thais oven raffia and leather skides

CÉLINE

Sunglasses

AGNES BADDOO

Two-Toned Sac 1

J.CREW

Robin silk-satin shirt

MANOLO BLAHNIK

Pascalare 70mm boot black suede

APIECE APART

Merida cropped cotton-blend twill wide-leg pants

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  • This is the only way I do dresses. It just works for me. Shapeless shifts are so not for me.

    JoannaJanuary 12th, 2012  1:04 AM

     
  • I know the girl in your picture! Priya is one of the most stylish women in Mumbai, and if you make it to India, you must check out her store Bombay Electric. It’s gorgeous!
    So great to see ladylike looks coming back.

    AmmuJanuary 12th, 2012  1:40 AM

     
  • Like both dresses. Where would I find them?

    Ninna DennyJanuary 12th, 2012  9:36 AM

     
  • Thank you for identifying the girl in the top image. Her smile and energy are glorious! Preston

    PrestonJanuary 12th, 2012  10:37 AM

     
  • I love those looks, usually I go for sheath style dresses and pencil skirts but lately I am loving the full skirts, so Audrey.

    LR @ Magnificent or EgregiousJanuary 12th, 2012  7:58 PM

     

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