Tuesday, September 27, 2011

not so crazy eights: the greens

Jacket – M Missoni, Cardigan – Ralph Lauren Black Label, Long-sleeved shirt – Elizabeth and James, Tee shirt – 3.1 Phillip Lim, Dress Maxmara S Max, Sweater – Ralph Lauren Black Label, Pants – Malena Birger, Skirt – J. Crew
1. Flats - Clarks, Scarf – Hermès, bag – Rag and Bone
2. Boots - Tretorn, scarf – Missoni, hat - Borsalino
3. Ballet flats - Balenciaga, necklace – Andara, earrings – Coralie Leets
4. Boots - Koolaburra, ring – Blu Bijoux, bracelet – Balenciaga
5. Pumps - Born, scarf – Hermès, bag – Yves Saint Laurent
6. Canvas shoes - Keds, Labradorite earrings –  JCPenney, necklace – Kenneth Jay Lane
7. Flats – French Sole, brooch – Fantasy Jewelry Box, ring - Fantasy Jewelry Box
8. Moccasins - Frye, scarf – Pierre-Louise Mascia, bracelet –  Kimberly McDonald
9. Riding boots - Frye, scarf – Metropolitan Museum of Art, bag – Balenciaga
10. Ankle boots – Opening Ceremony, Bracelet – Alexis Bittar, earrings – Alexis Bittar
11. Pumps – Bandolino, scarf – Metropolitan Museum of Art, broochTarina Tarantino
12. Sandals - Vaneli,  necklace – Isabella Oliver, ring – Fantasy Jewelry Box


8 comments:

  1. I love how you are showing that a "neutral" doesn't have to be the colors we usually think of as neutrals - navy, gray, black, tan. This green "crazy 8's" selection is truly inspired, especially for someone with the coloring to pull off wearing green all the time.

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  2. At least 40 years ago, I seem to remember reading a children's book with a teacher named Mrs. Moss, who wore green all the time. It has stuck with me to this day!
    thanks for being here,
    Vivienne

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  3. Oh, this is definitely MY kind of green. Now if only I could afford the Missoni and Hermes scarves and the Balenciaga bracelet ...

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  4. Dear Vivienne,

    How do I submit a wardrobe request?

    (Please help me!)

    Signed,

    Style Challenged

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  5. Just leave me a message with what you'd like, or send me an email at theviviennefiles@gmail.com!
    I'm eager to hear from you...
    warmest regards,
    Vivienne

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  6. Dear Tiffany,
    Now that you know what you like, you can keep your eyes open for similar items at your preferred price! Or hoard your pennies for a splurge - that's what I do to buy scarves...
    thanks for your comment, and thanks for being here,
    Vivienne

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  7. Dear Vivienne,
    You are a genius! I love the way you have combined different tones and textures to make a harmonious whole. I love the color, and how you've chosen items and combinations that bring out the color but not an undercurrent of regimented military. Thank you for a thoughtful, visual lesson.
    Diane

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  8. The greens with gold accessories are wonderful! I could totally step right into this wardrobe.

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