Saturday, May 04, 2013

Navy and Hot Pink: A Capsule travel wardrobe based on 2 scarves

I received a very specific request for a travel plan that was mostly navy, but accented with hot pink, and which wasn't "stodgy".  This plan built on a "core of four" in navy: pants, skirt, cardigan and tee, and tossed in a navy dress too.  A white tee shirt, a bright cardigan, and a couple of whimsical tops negate any possible worries about being too mumsy...  Some fun jewelry, and you're away!
Promenade au Faubourg silk scarf - Hermes, silk wrap – Stella McCartney
Tee shirt - Hugo, cardigan – Vanessa Bruno, earrings- Michael Kors, watch – Mougin & Piquard, pants – Lucza London, loafers – Brooks Brothers, bag – Solomon Appollo,  suitcase - Rimowa
Necklace – J. Crew, dress – Philosophy di Alberta Ferretti, earrings – Rebecca Minkoff, bracelet – J. Crew, pumps – Jimmy Choo, sweater – Banjo & Matilda, skirt – Toast, cardigan – DKNY,  navy blouse - Mango,  sleeveless top – Haute Hippie, ballet flats – Bloch




7 comments:

  1. Prrettay. Luv this combination. Don't know if I would want to wear a top with a big heart on it..although you say it is for whimsy. Have to have some fun sometimes I guess.

    Carol

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  2. I am planning my Chicago travel wardrobe now...as I get closer to the end of May, I might need your advice about the weather!!! I know it has been cold! But, I want to wait closer until I leave! Thanks!

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  3. I think this is a wonderful capsule. I would substitute another navy and hot pink sweater for the sweater with the big heart, but the rest of your picks I love. I plan to send you information about several of my scarves and ask for capsules. You are a wonderful resource and a treasure on the internet. Thank you for ALL of your posts.

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  4. I love your blog! It has helped me put together things in my closet in ways I NEVER would have thought of. Even though the outfits are simple and classic, some of the colors and accesories are just amazing!! Thank you!

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  5. Your outfits make me want to save up for a lovely Hermes scarf!They really make the difference between ordinary and chic.

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  6. Thanks so much for your wonderful website. I have been visiting it for months and I finally got to put into practice the capsule wardrobe plan. You have made it much easier for me to look put together when I run out the door each day. I appreciate you :)

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  7. YOu have such a great eye for colour and style.

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