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Plaid and Faux Fur

The holiday season calls for colorful looks and metallic details.   Today’s post features a pink plaid trench worn with silver booties.   Forever 21 plaid coat with faux fur collar, now on sale.   Turtleneck and trousers from H&M. Accessories are metallic Saint Laurent Loulou booties (also on sale!),  Hermes 42mm Constance belt and Parme 30cm birkin.

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Gucci Lisa Monogram

Super chic and wearable, today’s post features the newly released Gucci monogram Lisa boot.   The Lisa boot is available in over the knee or knee high styles;  I chose the shorter of the two as I find it more wearable.  Jeans by Old Navy, top from Zara, and vest is vintage bomber style from eBay. With a slightly stacked 3.5 inch heel, the Lisa boot runs …

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Cool Metallics

This Thursday’s post features cool metallic details for a festive winter look.    Zara dark blue turtleneck sweater and tweed skirt with gemstone front pockets.    Sequin belt by Anthropologie. Accessories are Stuart Weitzman highland knee boots, Chanel long pearl necklace, faux fur collar and sequined beanie.   Chanel bronze metallic 225 Reissue.   Check out Yoogi’s Closet for super deals on authentic Chanel and other designer handbags!

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Belted Cardigan

Bracing the latest winter chill in a drapy belted cardigan.   Geo print cardigan and black skinny pants from Forever 21.  See current sweater styles here.    Accessories are vintage fur beret, mink fur collar, & Valentino Rockstud knee boots.    Also worn are Hermes 28cm bbk, 42mm Constance belt, & vintage gloves.

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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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