September 13th, 2013

Singing the blues

Isabel Marant, Givenchy, Balenciaga in blue

I may love white after Labor Day, and I will always be a devotee of grey, but navy, usually a spring/summer neutral, looks fresh right now.  Any medium to midnight shade of blue will do.

Shearling, bomber, Antigona duffel, skirt, booties, sweater, Pandora bag, sneakers.



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Quant leopard-print calf hair ankle boots


Kellen ribbed cotton-blend tunic


Brixton horsebit-detailed leather collapsible-heel loafers


Emma shirtdress


Eva silk crepe de chine blouse


Linen-blend culottes


Crossover velvet flatform sandals


GV3 small textured-leather and suede shoulder bag


Almeria leather wedge espadrilles


Patch-pocket cotton coat


Bilbao mini tote


Ginger embellished two-tone textured-leather pumps

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  • I agree, navy is the new black or grey. Reese Witherspoon has been wearing a navyrockstud flats and carrying slate/ink celine bag recently and it looks really crisp.

    ameeSeptember 13th, 2013  9:44 AM

  • I love Navy everywhere. I have been eyeing a navy Iro leather jacket. I do love that navy bomber as well.

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    CCSeptember 13th, 2013  9:56 AM

  • Agreed. We love navy with black for the fall/winter.

    Tory & KerrySeptember 13th, 2013  10:43 AM

  • I was just thinking this!

    joannawnycSeptember 13th, 2013  1:20 PM

  • Was so overjoyed to see today’s post!..I have always worn navy like many wear black …recently purchased an Hermes Evelyn in blue abysse (dark navy but definitely looks blue) but was feeling like I SHOULD get black…big purchase for me….love to hear any input! Should I keep the navy or exchange for black????? Like Preston, I love my basics…white, grey, navy, tan and black…

    mary bethSeptember 13th, 2013  5:50 PM

  • Just curious. If you wear a navy skirt or dress what do you wear on your legs ? Black tights ? I am curious because these skirts are always photographed with bare legs and I always wonder how you ladies in the northern hemisphere keep your legs warm in winter. It doesn’t get that cold in Sydney so sometimes we can get away with just fake tan and a bolt from the car to the event.

    AnnieSeptember 14th, 2013  3:23 AM

  • I don’t often wear tights, but I would wear black with a navy dress or skirt.

    PrestonSeptember 14th, 2013  6:27 AM


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