January 12th, 2012

My new silhouette

Courtesy of American Vogue

I have been an a-line (tent) dress girl forever and completely ignoring my waist. However, the above image has been sitting on my desktop for ages and it has inspired a new look for me. The trim top and softer skirt is really appealing and fresh. Certainly a welcome change from my often shapeless shifts.

Valentino Spring

It’s an easy look- just zip it up and add great sandals.

SHOP

what's new

FRED LEIGHTON

1800s gold and sterling diamond ring

MIU MIU

Embellished crepe coat

ELEVEN SIX

Alexia tie-back crocheted Pima cotton tank

MARC JACOBS

Duchesse-satin skirt

EUGENIA KIM

Mischka leather beret

MARC JACOBS

Balmacaan textured coated-cotton coat

ELEVEN SIX

Tia crocheted Pima cotton mini dress

MARNI

Gold-tone, poplin and crystal brooch

PRADA

Feather-trimmed silk-crepon top

SAINT LAURENT

Charlotte medium leather bag

CÉLINE EYEWEAR

Kim square sunglasses

ERDEM X H&M

Mohair-blend sweater

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  • This is the only way I do dresses. It just works for me. Shapeless shifts are so not for me.

    JoannaJanuary 12th, 2012  1:04 AM

     
  • I know the girl in your picture! Priya is one of the most stylish women in Mumbai, and if you make it to India, you must check out her store Bombay Electric. It’s gorgeous!
    So great to see ladylike looks coming back.

    AmmuJanuary 12th, 2012  1:40 AM

     
  • Like both dresses. Where would I find them?

    Ninna DennyJanuary 12th, 2012  9:36 AM

     
  • Thank you for identifying the girl in the top image. Her smile and energy are glorious! Preston

    PrestonJanuary 12th, 2012  10:37 AM

     
  • I love those looks, usually I go for sheath style dresses and pencil skirts but lately I am loving the full skirts, so Audrey.

    LR @ Magnificent or EgregiousJanuary 12th, 2012  7:58 PM

     

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