Monday, March 17, 2014

Springtime in Paris: Neutrals with Texture

Since these images were created over a year ago, the products are rather unlikely to still be available, but the idea holds true...

The original post was at A Femme d'un Certain Age, April 2012.


Cream wool cardigan – Paul Smith, black pearl and diamond stud earrings – Blue Nile, Black knit pants – DonnaKaran, back cashmere scarf – Barneys New York, tee shirt – Dorothy Perkins, Trench –- Day Birger et Mikkelsen, bag – Marc by Marc Jacobs, loafers - Asos

Sunglasses- Ray-Ban’s, Printed silk tee – Michael Michael Kors, stars tee shirt – Mulberry, brass & pearl bracelet –Lanvin, white tee shirt – MTWTFSS, Crinkle fabric skirt – Proenza Schouler, striped tee – Saint James, black cardigan Day Birger et Mikkelsen, pearl stud earrings – Astley Clarke, diamond and gold stud earrings – Minor Obsessions, black crepe capris – Alexander McQueen, crocheted tee – Miss Selfridge, dress – Weekend by Maxmara, straw and leather clutch – Windsor Store, Square scarves (Les Clefs, et Jeux d’Ombres) – Hermès, black patent flats – Salvatore Ferragamo, black & beige flat sandals – Tod’s

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6 comments:

  1. Thanks for this combo, I am traveling to Germany in May and plan on using a black, white and gray scheme. Might toss in a green top for evening. This gives me a visual to finish my plan! Hope Paris is a bit warmer than it is in D.C. which is in snow today!!!
    DJ

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  2. This doesn't really look like a "neutral" capsule, even though it is! Love it!

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  3. Lovely as always.... and I think illustrates very well the benefits of timeless and classic clothes. The post, as you said is over a year old and yet the clothes and accessories still look very current. If you were putting this together today, would you change any of the components of the capsule???

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    1. My guess would be that the crocheted Tee would be replaced by a lacy Tee, and the printed tees with more current prints... Apart from that, I agree with you completely!

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  4. This was one of my very favorite packing capsules! I have thought about using it as a core to build an entire summer wardrobe. Susan in WA

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