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Story Suede Boot

Transitioning into Autumn in the Story knee boot by Hermes.   A suede boot can be worn with long or short hemlines as seasons change.    Skinny blue denim and ruffled top both by H&M. Accessories are Chanel metallic bronze reissue; Hermes belt and boots.  

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Bell Sleeve

Still feels like summer, so today I am featuring one of my favorite lightweight jackets by Topshop.    Topshop Bella cropped jacket purchased from Nordstrom,  see current options in black and navy.  Worn with a floral romper from Forever 21. Accessories are jeweled belt from BCBG, Gianvito Rossi pvc pump, and Chanel medium vanity case.          

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Sunburst

September sunburst in a simple fit and flare wear-everywhere dress by H&M.    H&M sleeveless jersey dress now on sale for $4.99.   This style is very comfortable and great for travel, as they can be worn poolside or out to dinner. Accessories are Hermes bag and Magic Kelly 140cm giant silk.   Louboutin Iriza pumps.     

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Black and Whites

Paired with a denim skirt, an asymmetrical neckline provides a contemporary finish. Top by Anthony Thomas Melillo worn with black denim skirt now online at H&M. Accessories are Hermes belt and bag, Louboutin white Pigalle pumps.    

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Five Dollar Floral

This Thursday’s post features floral ankle length slacks with a tailored fit. H&M slacks now on sale in store for $5.00, also available in leopard print.   Worn with puff sleeved top.    Accessories are Louboutin tan Iriza pumps, Hermes Kelly and 42mm Constance belt.    

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Bermuda Blue

Distressed denim bermuda shorts add a fresh alternative the classic cutoffs.    Zara bodysuit, similar at ASOS.  Forever 21 distressed bermuda shorts, also available in looser fit online. Accessories are Gucci Marmont bag and pearl logo belt.   Schutz Josseana wrap sandal (runs true).   Tom Ford cateye sunglasses.     

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Astrologie

This Thursday’s post features the Hermes twillaine in Astrologie printed silk.   Worn with a belt or loose, this long cardigan makes a beautiful statement.    More styles found by Hermes in boutiques and at reseller shops; I purchased the one above on eBay. More wallet friendly at Anthropologie.    Worn with Zara ecru mini and H&M ribbed tank.    Accessories are Jimmy Choo Mysen boots and 25B in Capucine.

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Dress Shorts

Dress up or down these comfortable printed shorts from H&M.    H&M black fitted button down paired with wide jungle print shorts.    This style has an elastic waist, pockets, and comes in several patterns. Accessories are Pineapple & Star fedora from Amazon, Dior slingback pumps, and Hermes Medor clutch and belt.   

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Rouge

A mid-summer pop of Rouge for today’s post.    Red flounce sleeve top worn with white power skirt by BCBG. Accessories are Hermes Cosmographia Universalis silk worn as a belt, Krystal sandals,  and Special Order Kelly.  Lift pendant in pink.     

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Normandie

  Spiked studs and golden metallic rope turn up the glam on a classic espadrille style.    The Christian Louboutin Normandie wedge is currently in stock at Saks Fifth Avenue.   Pictured above is the 3.5 inch espadrille, also available in a rope flat that is more beach and pool friendly.   I found this style to run true, and is quite comfortable.   Contact Jay at SaksBoca …

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