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Wrist Picks

Here are this week’s Wrist Picks!  Click on the thumbnail image for more details; enjoy!

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Taupe Tonals

~~Taupe Tonals~~ Who would have thought such a charming color derives from the French noun taupe, meaning “mole”?  In the colder months, I tend to wear taupe with orange, blue, and burgundy; when the temperatures rise I find taupe pairs nicely with pastels.   This outfit is by Zara, currently in stores.   Accessories are Valentino boots, Hermes etoupe birkin, and …

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The Kelly Watch

~~The Kelly Watch~~ Endless strap options give the Kelly Watch by Hermes beautiful multiple personalities.  All of my other watches have bracelets or a single strap,  I never figured I would enjoy the variety of options this watch can bring.   The above photographs are shown with the typical single strap and a double tour, I have yet to try …

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Dancing Belles

  ~~Dancing Belles~~ Belles du Mexique is one of my most vibrant and whimsical Hermes scarves.   In this post Belles is paired with a rouge Diane Von Furstenburg flare dress and H&M blazer.  Accessories are Chanel chain booties, Hermes orange Jige, and Ralph Lauren glasses.

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Flower Power

~~Flower Power~~ Valentino Rockstuds add a little power to these flower trousers by Zara.    When Valentino first released the Rockstud style back in Fall of 2010,  I knew these shoes were a must-buy.  They were very difficult to locate at first, but after searching for several months I did manage to find a pair.   These Rockstuds have been …

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Wrist Picks

Here are this week’s Wrist Picks!  Click on the thumbnail image for details; enjoy!

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Gem Colors

~~Gem Colors~~ Sapphire Blue, Amethyst, and Ruby are the gem colors of today’s look.   The over the knee boots are by Joie (style name Olivia), currently at Neiman Marcus.  The 3 3/4″ heel makes them dressy but yet wearable.   Banana Republic leather skirt (also current), J Crew blouse (old), and Hermes CSMC cashmere shawl complete the outfit.   …

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Take a Hike

  Autumn is a beautiful time of year to take a hike.   My family and enjoy hiking at local parks to collect leaves for collages.  Crisp, fresh air and beautiful trails are good for the heart.  Here are some photos from last month during one of our excursions.   Enjoy and bundle up because winter is just around the …

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Valentino Ankle Boots

~~Valentino Ankle Boots~~ Black & patent, lace, and bow ankle boots are from past seasons; Bordeaux Rockstuds are current.   The black patent and bow boots both have heel heights of about 70mm, hence more office friendly.  The Rockstuds and lace are reserved for nights out.

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Pink Pom Pom

~~Pink Pom Pom~~ A fuchsia pink pom pom skirt is the essence of today’s post.  Skirt by Anthropologie, H&M top.   Accessories are Christian Louboutin Pivichic heels,  Van Cleef & Arpels bracelet, and Yves St Laurent Cassandre clutch.  Miu Miu Rasoir glasses.

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