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Ruffle Details

Everyday ease in a top with ruffle detailing.   A summer favorite of mine is a white voluminous blouse that goes from day to evening.    This blouse is on sale for less than $13.00.   Zara has many styles available,  including a pretty organza top and for a more dramatic look try this off shoulder style.    Trousers are pixie cut from Old Navy 2019.    Accessories are …

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Braided Sandals

Summer trending in square toed sandals with braided detailing.    Mango leather braided sandals still available in black for under USD $100; these do run true to size.    For additional colors, check out this Vince Camuto style in a neutral beige (on sale) and  an ASOS metallic  mule at a great price of $49.       

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A trendy Thursday post styling a swimsuit as a top.    Fendi Fila style swimsuit worn with Zara tailored shorts and Balmain beige double breasted blazer. Accessories are Fendi logo sunglasses, Steve Madden Signal clear sandals and Hermes clutch.   

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Summer Basics

Comfortable summer basics in embellished denim and a linen top.    Zara jeans with pearls worn with H&M black linen blend top.   Accessories are Gucci pearl belt and Marmont bag.   Schutz Josseana sandal.          

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June Neutrals

Between Covid, homeschooling, and fostering some cats, I had to take a short hiatus.   Glad to be back posting again, starting summer with light neutrals and a little pop of leopard. H&M button satin blouse and moto trousers, see similar here.    Accessories are Louboutin leopard Iriza pumps, Hermes 42mm Constance belt and Capucine Birkin.   Louis Vuitton cat eye sunglasses.

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A touch of neon adds a statement to today’s neutral palette.    ASTR the label cut out sweater in neon yellow.   Faux leather zip leggings from Zara at a sale price of under $20. Accessories are Louboutin Pigalle Follies in white croc print, Hermes Himalayan birkin, and Louis Vuitton Amber sunglasses.   

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March Mellow

Start of March with some mellow sunshine with clothing to match.    Balmain double breasted blazer in lilac worn with Rockstar distressed hem jeans from Old Navy. Accessories are Chanel metallic silver mini flap, Louboutin Iriza pumps and Hermes Graff twilly.    

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Currently chilled during the latest winter weather blast. Wearing my mother’s vintage wool coat with faux fur trim, similar on sale here.    Accessories are Jeffery Campbell Siren booties, and Hermes Parme birkin, Flowers of South Africa silk and 42mm Constance belt.   H&M faux fur ear muffs.  

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Layer Up

Layering up against the cold in a neutral palette.    Layering up with a sleeveless duster and turtleneck both by Zara;  Commando leggings in bronze.   Accessories are Valentino Bordeaux Rockstud ankle boots, Hermes 28 Kelly and cashmere Acte III shawl.  Clear aviator frames found on eBay.

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Tip to toe in Gucci accessories for today’s fashion post. Zara turtleneck top and red faux leather mini skirt.    Valentino Rockstud knee boots worn with Gucci logo tights, pearl belt, and Marmont zig zag bag.  Jocelyn fur collar and Givenchy sunglasses.

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