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Going Green

~~ Going Green ~~ Van Cleef & Arpels malachite green and distressed jeans. Draped blouse is from Topshop at Nordstrom.   Denim is Rue La La; I purchase most of my jeans from high street shops.  The pricing and fit are good, and you can buy the latest trends without breaking the bank.   This bag is a Valentino Glam …

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The Blues- Hat & Shoes

~~ The Blues- Hat &  Shoes ~~ ‘Tis the season for beanies and hats; this navy wool Fedora is from Forever21, and currently in stores.   Shoes are Manolo Hangisi, Gap trousers, Forever21 blouse; worn with a Hermes shawl and Charlotte Olympia zodiac (Aquarius) clutch.

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Moto Stripes

A moto jacket can add edge to any outfit.  This jacket is by BCBG, worn with a slip dress from Free People; both purchased this past summer.   Accessories are Chanel sunglasses & boy bag with stripes, shoes by Azzedine Alaia, Hermes chaine d’ ancre necklace.

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Gold Gladiators

These Stuart Weitzman gold gladiators from Nordstrom were one of my summer go to sandals.  Perfect to make a simple outfit pop.  I found them very comfortable, and the fact that they zip on and off made them a great choice for traveling, although they did cause some (positive) commotion at airport TSA!  The shorts and clutch are Anthropologie; top …

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Purple Suede Skirt

  An all-year-round splash of color. This purple suede skirt is from H&M, worn with Gianvito Rossi bi-color pvc heels and BCBG jacket, all purchased this past summer.  The accessories are Hermes, Rolex, Eddie Borgo, and Cartier.  Sunglasses by Chanel.

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