May 12th, 2014
On My Inspiration Board

Françoise

Francoise Hardy.

While perusing Pinterest I stumbled upon this vintage pic of French singer Françoise H. The simple white dress, envelope bag, and tank watch are super chic and a look I will copy.

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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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  • The kid in the window is a slightly bit creepy.

    Regardless, the outfit is very chic and looks like it was shot yesterday for some fashion editorial, yet an other proof of timeless pieces…

    HajniMay 12th, 2014  7:24 AM

     
  • I love her hair and the dress! So simple and classic and timeless!

    Sue TothMay 12th, 2014  9:09 AM

     
  • Funny…I just mentioned in my post today how much Lexi Boling reminds me of Francoise Hardy. Her look is timeless and I would wear every piece above too!

    A Note On StyleMay 12th, 2014  9:24 AM

     
  • Please let us know when you find a similar dress – I love this look! Sometimes the simplest things are the hardest to find.

    JenniferMay 12th, 2014  11:23 AM

     
  • Makes me think of this dress I’ve been contemplating

    http://www.byco.com/collections/soft-rock/products/soft-rock-day-dress

    but wondering if it was too plain. I guess not!

    joannawnycMay 12th, 2014  11:59 AM

     
  • I have this black with white trim vintage Pierre Cardin dress that I’ve been wanting to have made in another color since I love the simplicity of the dress. This photo clinched it – going to have it made in shade of white. Great inspiration, and I agree with Jennifer, sometimes it’s the simplest things that are the hardest to find.

    KathyMay 12th, 2014  12:34 PM

     
  • Love the everyday simplicity of this outfit.

    @joannawnyc–thanks for that link to byco.com. Cool company with wonderful clothes!

    RonicaMay 12th, 2014  4:42 PM

     

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