I went to a business lunch this week, something I try desperately to avoid. I’m an artful dodger when it comes to any form of meet-and-greet, but I was curious about these folks, so I went.
The new Balenciaga white shift was hanging on my closet door, the perfect ladylike lunch look. But, at the very last minute, I changed into white jeans, a grey silk blouse and black Marni sandals, and I’m glad I did. Perhaps, if I don’t feel that I must ‘dress’ for a meeting, I’ll accept more invitations (doubtful).
I love this image from Pinterest and want to copy her look—it’s my dream spring uniform and I’d even wear it to a business lunch.
Bi-colour metal sunglasses
Chiara color-block cashmere poncho
Pleated satin-crepe top
His-rise straight-leg jeans
Harper crushed-velvet boots
Cable-knit wool and cashmere-blend cardigan
Charlotte ribbed wool and cashmere-blend turtleneck poncho
Resolute Everyday wool-crepe blazer
Bellchasse medium leather and suede shoulder bag
Camp cotton-blend twill jacket
Marrakech studded embroidered suede point-toe flats