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Slit Skirt

Bringing some edge to a summer look with a high slit pencil skirt.    Faux leather skirt from H&M; check out this similar style from ASOS for less than $17.00.   Top by Balmain. Accessories are Gucci pearl belt and bag, Sophia Webster winged sandals.

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This week’s post features a nicely priced tropical print jumpsuit that is comfortable as it is chic for summer parties.    Jumpsuit $29 from Marshall’s, currently in stock.  Other styles I like are dressy, culotte style and floral. Lace up sandal by Jimmy Choo, Hermes Constance 18cm, and Celine sunglasses.   

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Top Triangle

A silk twist this Thursday with a scarf worn as a top.    Hermes Kachinas giant triangle in aqua; worn with Topshop off white denim.  Calvin Klein blazer. Accessories are nude patent Pigalle Plato, Hermes Celeste birkin and Ray Ban sunglasses.   

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Chain Chanel

Soft yet fierce in animal print with chain detailed accessories.    Chiffon leopard print dress from H&M (mine is several years old). Accessories are Chanel chain peep toe booties,  logo belt & No 5 minaudiere.   

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Cardigan Caftan

This Thursday’s post features a flowy caftan cardigan that can be worn over streetwear or as a swimsuit cover up. Red floral caftan currently in stock from Marshalls, see a pretty blue style online at Nordstrom.   H&M skinny jeans and sleeveless top in metallic beige.    Accessories are Schutz cage sandal, Hermes orange belt and Capucine 25cm.   

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Fit and Flare

Lacy insets add a flirty finish to this Maje fit and flare dress.     White Maje fit and flare cotton dress (mine is several years old) worn with neutral accessories.   Chanel beige caviar vanity bag.   Alaia laser cut sandals.     

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Sunny Shades

This Thursday’s post features sunny yellow accessories paired with a casual look.    Drape button down and pearl embellished denim both from Zara. Accessories are Hermes Constance Elan in soufre and belles du mexique twilly scarf.     32mm collier de chien belt.   Louboutin rainbow chevron cork pumps.   

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Tie Waist

From work to play, a tie waist adds eye catching detail to your average black pants. Drape blouse and tie waist pants from ASOS.    Accessories are Chanel Gabrielle boots, No 5 minaudiere, and runway letter earrings.

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Mini Mix

Transitioning from winter to spring in a faux leather mini and ruffled top.     Top (see similar here.) & faux leather mini both from H&M. Accessories are Chanel Gabrielle jade boots & Hermes 42 Constance belt,  Flowers of South Africa silk and birkin in Parme.      

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Dove Grey

This Thursday’s post features a neutral dove grey look with a pop of red. Metallic v neck sweater ($8.99 on on sale) and grey denim from H&M.         Accessories are Gianvito Rossi grey vamp booties, Gucci floral belt, & Hermes Jungle Love in rouge/blanc.

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