After taking some much needed time off and now calling NYC home for 3 years, sometimes all I crave is simplicity. There was something so relaxing about living out of one carry on suitcase for 7 days. Almost made me want to do a huge closet purge….almost 🙂
Recently, I’ve been building my accessory collection. Basic denim, clean pumps and a crisp white shirt are instantly elevated with a few key pieces. A pop of color on the nail, tortoise sunnies and golden details pull everything together.
Denim: Citizens of Humanity (love this color and this color), Top: Vince (similar here), Belt: Hermes, Sunnies: Celine, Bag: Sophie Hulme, Shoes: Christian Louboutin (similar here), Nails: Chanel, Ring: Jennifer Fisher.
Texture is always something that pulls me in. The ideal of a cozy knit with a high chunk factor is irresistible, especially with frigid New York temperatures. The woven detail on this piece is fantastic. I have paired it with almost everything in my closet, making a simple sweater my key piece that elevates any outfit.
Sweater: Ulla Johnson (similar here, here & here), Denim: Citizens of Humanity (similar color here), Sunnies: Illesteva (similar here), Bag: Prada, Shoes: Christian Louboutin (similar here).
More afternoons in West Village // Cashmere hat: Intermix, Scarf: Burberry, Coat: Helmut Lang-(on sale), Boots: Chanel, Bag: Balenciaga, Sunnies: Celine, Denim: Rag & Bone.
More sparkly details // Shoes: Christian Louboutin, Polish: Ciate
Fresh beauty routine // Parfum: Maison Francis Kurkdjian-Rose & Amyris Femme, Blush: Estee Lauder, Pure Color in Sensuous Rose, Nails: Dior in Tra la la, Body Oil: Mila Moursi, Lip: Tom Ford in Pink Dusk.
More afternoon’s sipping tea at Palm Court
New Year’s back in Sydney next year!
// Pre-shopping micro break // – Shoes: Christian Louboutin (similar here), Denim: Rag & Bone, Sweater: J. Crew (on sale), Sunnies: Oliver Peoples, Bag: Louis Vuitton, Bracelet: Hermes.
// Green Matcha latte // – Cha lait NYC
// Bundeled // – Muffs: Adrienne Landau (similar here), Scarf: Burberry, Leather: IRO
// Celine & Chanel // Sunnies: Celine, Blazer: Helmut Lang (similar here-on sale), Pin: Chanel, Nails: Chanel, Lace: Journelle.
// Holiday treats // Martha Stewart’s Ginger Cookies, Shoes: Chanel, Polish: Chanel
Some of my favorite events are the one’s where I can dress to the nines. Fancy dresses and sparkly heels definitely make a girl feel special, but sometimes a tee and jeans feels just as glamorous. I love taking a classic black and white graphic tee (especially one with attitude) and pairing it with an over-sized blazer and bright heels. It’s an easy twist that elevates the unassuming jeans and tee.
Top: SheIn, Denim: Zara (similar here), Blazer: Theory-On Sale!, Shoes: Louboutin (similar here & here), Sunnies: Illesteva, Bag: Dior.