Monday, March 05, 2012

A Travel Capsule Wardrobe - Packing for April in Paris, in navy & yellow

Cardigan – Erdem, aquamarine stud earrings – Lord & Taylor, tee shirt – Debenhams, pants – J. Crew, jacket – Barbour, navy loafers – Robert Zur, scarf – Ralph Lauren, tote - bcbg

Cardigan – L.K. Bennett, scarf – Liberty London, gold hammer stud earrings – Lord & Taylor, aquamarine bracelet – Pippa Small, Sleeveless top – Acne, yellow stone bracelet – Baccarat, Dress – Erdem, navy enamel necklace – Kenneth Jay Lane, navy earrings – Kate Spade, navy skirt – Nicole Farhi, navy flats – Jil Sander, yellow pants – Pucci, cropped pants – Marni, 5 tee shirts – J. Crew, yellow sweater – Burberry Brit, yellow flats - Bloch

9 comments:

  1. After seeing all your posts, I realize I do not own one yellow garment. Not one. Now I am on a mission to make something yellow. Why don't I own any? Love that combination, thanks!

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  2. Well, I don't own any yellow, because I look like death warmed over in yellow! But it's a beautiful color on many people, especially this soft yellow, and especially in warmer weather.
    thanks for being here,
    Vivienne

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  3. Those Erdem pieces are divine. Paris, April: my most appreciated garment has been a cashmere cardi or t-shirt, and it would also be a good idea to have a pashmina or the perfect Bompard cashmere voile. Can't wear yellow either, unless it has so much green it's chartreuse.

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  4. This is a gorgeous wardrobe, as are all of the ones I've seen so far. I'm leaving on a two week cruise (swoon) in a few weeks, with about ten days at sea (double swoon). I'm trying to put together a packing list, so I don't look too dressed up, or to shleppy for those sea days. I'm certainly going to search your suggestions for some ideas. Thanks.

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  5. Love it!!! I love your yellow sets, even better with navy! Perfect!

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    Lily

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  6. I'll echo "charming". I like the paler yellow with navy, as you've concocted the wardrobe. Not my color, but I just love all the pieces, espcially the navy Nicole Farhi skirt. Lots of ideas here.

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  7. Hi. Found you through The Dashing Eccentric and love your blog (new follower).

    Gracey

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  8. Thanks so much for your inspirational posts - they have really been such a help in my search for the perfect, authentic wardrobe! I was delighted to see your post April in Paris because...I am going to Paris for ten days in April! I really love and suit grey as a basic, do you have any suggestions for color combinations using grey as a basic? I definitely suit the pinks and lilacs, but would love a visual representation if you could! Also, what shoes would you recommend wearing for walking around Paris - I have back problems, and need comfortable shoes, but refuse to wear the dreaded sneakers! I have looked EVERYWHERE for the perfect walking shoe that combines comfort with support and aesthetic sensibility, but have yet to find them! Thanks in anticipation! Patsy x

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  9. I'm visiting from Tish's blog. Love all of the yellow you've included. It gives everything a nice fresh feeling. But then again, I love yellow and fortunately it looks good on me.
    Sam

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