Monday:Brown linen Talbot's jacket, chiffon Loft sleeveless top, ivory linen Talbot's skirt, red born flats. I do love that skirt. I bought it at the tail end of October last year, and this is the first time I've worn it. It has horizontal raw edge tucks, which are interesting in their own right, and also conceal the inevitable wrinkles. (Ben took this picture, which is why both my head AND my feet are visible. The limits of where you can put a tripod in my kitchen are apparent.)
Tuesday: the exciting PANTS variation!
Yellow Talbot's cardigan, white L & T tee, white RL jeans, cognac Chiang sandals, Alexander McQueen knockoff scarf. I adore the scarf; not just leopard spots but little skulls!
|$29 via Shopstyleinch on eBay!|
Black linen Talbot's jacket, polka dot RL top, orange silk Talbot's skirt, black suede kitten heels. This outfit is a spin on this orange and navy combo, which in turn is an interpretation/happy coincidence of this magazine cover:
Relatively few of my choices are influenced by library literature. Nonetheless, someday I will achieve this look, circa 1972: