Tag Archives: shawl

Spring?

CAMEL5I would like to dispense with the double wrap shawl by now but Spring, if it is that, is still pretty brutal in my neck of the woods? Et vous?CAMEL I made the effort to put a skirt on for 11’s with a girlfriend I hadn’t seen in several months with the trusty Sergio Rossi knee boots and camel unlined Max Mara coat. Continue reading

Closet Evolution: Dressing Down the Chanel Jacket

TWEED2OK, so here’s the context: the Classic Tweed Chanel Jacket does not, in fact, suit my body – yes, it was painful to discover that BUT I found the solutions that worked for me …. Today was a beautiful sunny day and I didn’t want to wear a coat but knew I need to be warm so decided Tweed was the answer and this is my only tweed number …. Continue reading

Silk Spots and Cashmere

SPOTTEDCROPOne of my ongoing Wardrobe Resolutions is to wear my silk shirts and blouses more in a casual way since I’m not bound to any kind of corporate formality. Most of the blouses and shirts are by Jaeger like this spotty one. The perfect answer for me is wearing them with jeans. Continue reading

Reverse Layering

CENTPLISJAN2 Another way to layer from when I had another round of mild flu a couple of weeks ago: Hermès cashmere vest (part of a twin set), a thick cotton Gap Boy’s utility shirt (plan to wear this as a light jacket in Spring) and Hermès shawl. Continue reading