So Long Summer 2016: Slip Into This

 

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The slip dress is all over the runways, magazine editorials, top blogs. But unless you’re 20 something, “winging it” with this look is not for the faint of heart, especially over 50. My solution? Your favorite tee. It allows you to dress with the support and coverage you want and wow with a look that’s of the moment.

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This design was a Carine Roitfeld (former Editor in Chief of Vogue Paris and basically Total Fashion Icon)collaboration  with Uniqlo. I loved it the minute I saw it – pattern, color balance, fit. And price! It will be featured in a fall post for sure but spoiler alert — it’s already had a dry run in rainy, cold Turin last February and won rave reviews. Not to mention, it’s eminently packable for every climate. Go find yours!

Dress: (Uniqlo but Limited Edition) // similar here

Straw Bag: Ann Taylor (sold out) // similar here and here

Sandals: Zara 2015 // similar here and here

All photos taken on iPhone 6 by Lydia Filosa and MP Allegaert.

4 thoughts on “So Long Summer 2016: Slip Into This

  1. I saw your comment on Cathy Williamson’s site and checked out your blog. Because I am always seeking advice for the “fashionable fifties” I am looking forward to following you. Thanks got sharing !

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