Do you like striped tops? I have a knack for the French style sailor striped tops. Well, the classic French style striped top is blue and white, but I like this red and white version as a twist on this posh chic French girl look.
I wanted to go for a grown-up French gamine vibe and added a suede pencil skirt in red, flat pumps and a trench coat. The French girls go for a worn-in pair of jeans, but I wanted the look to be appropriate for the office. The pencil skirt does the trick.
I added a long pendent necklace as this type of necklace works well with the boat neck of the top. Pearl studs keep the look classic. To stay with the gamine idea I added my uni-sex wooden watch.
Do you style an outfit around one piece like I did in today’s outfit with the striped top? What piece do you usually start with when creating an outfit? Let me know by email, I am curious.
Top of the World Style linkup-party
Now let’s get inspired by the gorgeous outfits we put together this week. I can’t wait to see what you were wearing this week and today. Welcome to the 60th Top of the World Style fashion linkup party.
Top of the World OOTD Readers’ Fav was Jill as you clicked her post the most. She is the blogger at Doused in Pink.
The Top of the World OOTD My Fav title goes to Melissa who is the blogger at Stylista Fitness. It seems to be the week of the cold shoulder look 😉 . Have you already jumped the cold shoulder top bandwagon?
Congrats ladies, please grab your respective featured Top of the World OOTD button.
I am honored to introduce you to this week’s co-host of Top of the World Style
Now let’s party. Everyone of any age and gender is welcome to share their fashion and style posts.
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