April 18th, 2012
Looks

Run-around chic

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You will never see me in red jeans- nor pink, peach, baby blue or any other colorful denim. However, eggshell and very pale yellow appeal to my neutrals-only sensibility. Paired with a grey top and my fave new Supergas, this look would take me from the school-run to a meeting and beyond.

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JEROME DREYFUSS

Jeremie tote bag

CALVIN KLEIN 205W39NYC

Checked owl-blend and printed quilted cotton coat

THE ROW

Ashland cropped mid-rise straight-leg jeans

FRYE

Iliana Harkness bucket hobo

CHLOÉ

Wool and cashmere cardigan

CHLOÉ

Lauren flat suede Mary Jane slide

SAINT LAURENT

Round-frame tortoiseshell sunglasses

GIANVITO ROSSI

Linda 45 leather pumps

TOMAS MAIER

Zip-detailed stretch-cotton bomber jacket

BURBERRY

Fair Isle cashmere and wool-blend vest

ULLA JOHNSON

Maisie ruffled crinkled silk-satin blouse

SAINT LAURENT

Wool-gabardine coat

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  • I love everything about the look above, I wish i could distill my look as well as you do, I can be a little bit all over the place.

    TabithaApril 18th, 2012  4:52 AM

     
  • Such a classic, chic and yet modern look. This is my favourite post so far as inspiration on how to look stylish on an everyday basis is very much needed.

    rebeccaApril 18th, 2012  5:31 AM

     
  • Love this look. ‘Run-around chic’ is my signature style – though I’m not quite as slick as this & have been known to wear brightly coloured jeans and chinos.

    That's Not My AgeApril 18th, 2012  5:52 AM

     
  • i agree. my white superga’s are on route. really like your suggestion of eggshell and pale yellow.

    pennyApril 18th, 2012  7:39 AM

     
  • Ladies, LOVE, LOVE, LOVE this post. Can we please have more ‘Run-around-chic’ inspiration. I have a wardrobe of glamorous clothes (for my life before kids) and now rarely get to wear any of my beautiful pieces. I have never had to many casual clothes, always beautiful yet impractical work wardrobe, and would love ideas on how to look stylish and chic doing the school runs each day (Semi affordable options would also be great).

    Love your blog. x

    sarahApril 22nd, 2012  2:29 AM

     
  • A fabulous leifstyle shoot: Anna MacDougall from bride&glory Posted in Wedding Suppliers. I’ve been looking forward to sharing the photos from the Lifestyle shoot I did a few weeks ago with Anna MacDougall from bride&glory. So much colour, personality, love and fun and that’s just Anna! Source:

    RezaJuly 25th, 2012  5:08 AM

     
  • I love this blog and heartily second your suggestion, sarah!

    JeanneadeleApril 22nd, 2013  11:52 AM

     

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