Tuesday, May 5, 2009

Little Black Suit with Vintage Carré in tie knot

Today introducing a new column for this blog. The idea is to address particular styling challenges in the form of mini series.

The first theme is 'how to style a uniform into a look' and to find as many different ways as possible to do so. I thought the black little suit would make a fun start, as it is such a classic wardrobe staple. The LBS serves many different purposes, sometimes going from one event straight to another, from work to dinner etc. It's a perfect canvas for H it Up!

I'll be posting my future LBS pics on Sundays, thereby perhaps making Monday morning's wardrobe decisions a little bit easier..

Suggestions for future styling challenges/dilemmas are very welcome!


Episode#1 ~ LBS with a 70 Vintage Carré in simple tie knot




featured scarf Jeu Omnibus et Dames Blanches 70 Vintage Carré

12 comments:

  1. Great idea for a series. This scarf becomes the focal point of the entire outfit. It looks polished.

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  2. I can't thank you enough for all of your tips--I wore a twilly with my mors ring today and had so many compliments. Grazie mille

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  3. I can't thank you enough for sharing your ideas--I wore my twilly today with the mors ring and had so many compliments. Grazie mille

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  4. I am looking forward to this series as I have a *uniform* approach to dressing and am always looking for ways change it up. Merci, MaiTai!

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  5. BM and annecychic, glad you like the idea, it should be fun! Shows so well the big impact a little extra touch has, which is why I love scarves so much.

    andiamo, you are most welcome! It's wonderful to hear that the Twilly brought joy into your day.

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  6. MT, I love this idea! I'm excited at trying it out, I'm just waiting for my next twilly to arrive (yay!) :) Merci for all the amazing pictures too!

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  7. Thank you dreamdoll. A new Twilly coming your way? How exciting! Which one have you decided on? btw, I just saw that the Petit Cheval Mexicain is still available on h.com France. x

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  8. Thanks MaiTai! I should check out the H.com webby now that you mention it. I have the Tokyo twilly coming (thanks to a lovely tpfer!!) and I can't wait!! :)

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  9. Oh the Tokyo, how wonderful my twin!

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  10. I'm excited, it's my second twilly after the bolduc! We're twilly twins :)

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  11. I checked your blog
    from Purse forum
    My name is Rose and my nickname in Purse Forum is Moon Light
    I really like your style and outfit
    and how you manage to spice your style with colorful scarfs!
    Really nice
    I bet I will imitate one of your looks:P

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  12. Thank you Rose/Moon light. Beautiful real and nick by the way. Very happy to enable you!

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