Sounds easy to find, but after asking friends where they get theirs I’ve realized that a white cotton turtleneck can be elusive. Everyone responded to my query with “when you find it, let me know.” I grew up in Boston and all the WASPy toggery shops carried this preppy staple in every color imaginable. But today, not so much. The Hermès above is beautiful and could be worn alone. Others just need to peek out of the neck of a sweater, or even under a button-down. The search is on for this versatile layering piece.
Image by Michael Borremans for the FW17 Le Monde d’Hermès.
Small Sidonie top-handle tote bag
Belted leather-trimmed twill jacket
Shelly stretch-cotton poplin tank
Flat-front skinny pants
Atrita metallic leather sandals
Lorna crewneck long-sleeve midi dress
The Rockstud Spike medium appliquéd leather shoulder bag
Paneled cotton and silk-blend midi dress
Bow-trimmed satin slingback pumps
Ribbon-tie silk blouse
Slim-leg wool-blend trousers
Woven trench coat