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.

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J. CREW

Demi-fine 14K gold-plated hoop

CHLOÉ

Oversized-lapel double-breasted wool-blend coat

CHLOÉ

Quincy shiny ballerina loafer mule

BURBERRY

Pleated checked wool midi skirt

CALVIN KLEIN 205W39NYC

Checked wool blazer

CALVIN KLEIN 205W39NYC

High-rise straight-leg jeans

MONCLER

Blanche leather ankle boots

SAINT LAURENT

Bellechasse medium leather-trimmed canvas bag

PRADA

Double breasted coat

PRADA

Flared corduroy trousers

SAINT LAURENT

Square belt bag

PRADA

Flared corduroy trousers

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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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