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Prints and Pearls

Tip to toe Zara in bold animal print trousers mixed with pearl accents.     Zara basic turtleneck in off white worn with red animal print pants.    Accessories are Vince Camuto (on sale!) Ankia suede pumps, Chanel Dubai pearl bag, and long pearl necklace.  

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Faux Kick Flares

This Friday’s post features the kick flare pant in black faux leather.    ASOS kick flares, purchased last winter;  see The Outnet for a current style now on sale.   Zara floral crossover bodysuit. Accessories are YSL 85 opyum pumps,  Chanel medium caviar vanity case, and Celine bar top sunglasses.    Belt is vintage, check out this belt by Vince Camuto for a similar look.

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Cashmere Suede

The latest Autumn chill calls for a luxe cashmere shawl and suede booties.   H&M creped blouse worn with Zara  faux suede leggings. Accessories are Gianvito bordeaux suede peep toe booties, Hermes Mythiques Phoenix cashmere shawl and blue electric 18cm Constance.     

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Corset Top

This Thursday’s post features a funky front lace up corset top from Express.    Also available in black as seen above.   This top could be worn with jeans, a midi skirt, or leather leggings for a more fierce look.   It is zippered on the side, and has an adjustable lace front. Accessories are Jimmy Choo Mysen boots in beige,  LV Palm Springs mini backpack and Hermes collier de …

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Marble Silk

This season Hermes released the Marble Silk, a floral motif that will brighten your look and your day.    The process used for creation of this scarf allows each piece to be different, making the Marble Silk a unique collector’s item. Contact Lemara at (212)751-3181 for additional beautiful silks & accessories by Hermes. Worn with H&M blouse and pants.    Accessories are Pigalle Plato pumps,  Hermes 32mm …

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Self Portrait Sale Dress

Today’s feature is a one shouldered lace dress by Self Portrait.     Wave lace Self Portrait dress now 50% off at Neiman Marcus.   This style runs does run a bit small.   The cut is fit and flare with button up front, side zip, and pockets. Accessories are Louboutin nude Iriza pumps and Hermes Trench & Craie SO 28 Kelly.   Vuitton sunglasses, Van Cleef Arpels …

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Gabrielle Short Boot

This Friday’s post features the Gabrielle short boot by Chanel.   This suede, pointy toe style can be worn all seasons.     Outfit is H&M off the shoulder top worn with BCBG tiered skirt. Chanel Gabrielle short boots in beige.  Contact Kamilah at the Chanel 57th street boutique to order.   Other accessories pictured include Chanel leather belt, pearl necklace, and No 5 minaudiere.

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Orange Poppy

End of summer brights in shades of orange poppy.   ASOS off shoulder top, BCBG power skirt in poppy. Accessories are Hermes 25 Capucine birkin and Coup de Fouet maxi twilly cut.   Manolo Eufida jeweled floral sandals.  

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Twenty Dollar Dress

A nice price is always in fashion; an example is this $20.00 faux leather dress I recently purchased from Forever 21.    Faux leather mini dress, the shift is on sale for $22.99.    Dress up with blazer, or casual with flats, either way works for this simple piece. Accessories are Gucci Mormont chain bag and pearl belt.    Sophia Webster black patent Chiara sandals.  

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Lace Mini

This Friday’s post features a whimsical lace and eyelet mini skirt from Zimmerman. Lace eyelet mini skirt now on sale.   In addition, this is a pretty option (also on sale) from Farfetch called watermelon bouquet.   Worn with H&M blouse. Accessories are Louboutin Pigalle Plato pumps (one of the most comfortable) and Hermes celeste 30cm birkin.

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