November 12th, 2015
Shopping My Closet

An “Aha” Moment

Remember the Balenciaga dress I bought last spring and have yet to wear? It’s been at the back of my closet and I’ve felt a wee bit guilty for purchasing it– it looks too mumsy on me as a straight up shift. After I posted the Vogue Italia pics this morning I pulled it out and styled it with with a boy’s shirt, and voila, this is very me.

SHOP

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FRED LEIGHTON

Collection gold, silver and diamond ring

TOMAS MAIER

Eyelet-embellished intarsia merino wool turtleneck sweater

PRADA

Mid-heel suede knee-high boots

SELIM MOUZANNAR

Beirut 18-karat rose gold diamond ring

MARA HOFFMAN

Camilla one-shoulder textured-organic cotton maxi dress

MARNI

medium Trunk shoulder bag

BOTTEGA VENETA

Cotton-blend poplin top

MIU MIU

Wool sweater

SOPHIE BUHAI

Gold vermeil hoop earrings

KHAITE

Charlotte cotton-gabardine trench coat

HAIDER ACKERMANN

Two-tone crepe blouse

HAIDER ACKERMANN

Oversized silk-charmeuse shirt

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  • Brilliant! Great for the office too…

    MeNovember 12th, 2015  1:09 PM

     
  • It looks fabulous! Love the way it changed and shook up the whole look, and the Gucci pumps are perfection with it!

    KathyNovember 12th, 2015  3:36 PM

     
  • Love it, especially with those loafers! I think the dress would look great with a turtleneck too.

    MMSNovember 12th, 2015  3:53 PM

     
  • Yep, a turtleneck and a haircut would be good, too.

    PrestonNovember 12th, 2015  4:19 PM

     
  • Oh yeah, much cuter!

    joannawnycNovember 13th, 2015  6:46 AM

     
  • Looks great this way! I would usually be against a shirt under a shoft, but this looks contemporary and terrific!

    KIC fanNovember 13th, 2015  7:14 AM

     
  • Great idea! As much as we love new things it is so satisfying to realize a new way to wear something we already have….especially if that something was a “problem” piece.

    SueMNovember 13th, 2015  8:21 AM

     
  • You look gorgeous in it ! Love the shirt underneath, and the beautiful Gucci shoes !

    http://www.pardonmyobsession.com/

    CarolineNovember 17th, 2015  8:40 AM

     

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