April 18th, 2012
Looks

Run-around chic

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You will never see me in red jeans- nor pink, peach, baby blue or any other colorful denim. However, eggshell and very pale yellow appeal to my neutrals-only sensibility. Paired with a grey top and my fave new Supergas, this look would take me from the school-run to a meeting and beyond.

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VANESSA SEWARD

Dorian double-breasted checked cotton-blend tweed coat

GUCCI

Embellished quilted leather gloves

GANNI

Camberwell leopard-print linen-blend canvas jacket

FRAME

Le High straight-leg jeans

GANNI

Ipanema shirred halterneck swimsuit

LOEWE

Hammock small leather tote

SIMON MILLER

W006 Enid mid-rise wide-leg jeans

BLAZÉ MILANO

Silk and linen-blend blazer

K JACQUES ST TROPEZ

Fusain leather sandals

CEFINN

Belted muslin dress

JENNIFER BEHR

Black velvet bow barrette

MAX MARA

Belted cotton-twill midi dress

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  • I love everything about the look above, I wish i could distill my look as well as you do, I can be a little bit all over the place.

    TabithaApril 18th, 2012  4:52 AM

     
  • Such a classic, chic and yet modern look. This is my favourite post so far as inspiration on how to look stylish on an everyday basis is very much needed.

    rebeccaApril 18th, 2012  5:31 AM

     
  • Love this look. ‘Run-around chic’ is my signature style – though I’m not quite as slick as this & have been known to wear brightly coloured jeans and chinos.

    That's Not My AgeApril 18th, 2012  5:52 AM

     
  • i agree. my white superga’s are on route. really like your suggestion of eggshell and pale yellow.

    pennyApril 18th, 2012  7:39 AM

     
  • Ladies, LOVE, LOVE, LOVE this post. Can we please have more ‘Run-around-chic’ inspiration. I have a wardrobe of glamorous clothes (for my life before kids) and now rarely get to wear any of my beautiful pieces. I have never had to many casual clothes, always beautiful yet impractical work wardrobe, and would love ideas on how to look stylish and chic doing the school runs each day (Semi affordable options would also be great).

    Love your blog. x

    sarahApril 22nd, 2012  2:29 AM

     
  • A fabulous leifstyle shoot: Anna MacDougall from bride&glory Posted in Wedding Suppliers. I’ve been looking forward to sharing the photos from the Lifestyle shoot I did a few weeks ago with Anna MacDougall from bride&glory. So much colour, personality, love and fun and that’s just Anna! Source:

    RezaJuly 25th, 2012  5:08 AM

     
  • I love this blog and heartily second your suggestion, sarah!

    JeanneadeleApril 22nd, 2013  11:52 AM

     

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