Thursday, 7 February 2013

Collectors Weekly: Leading The Charge Against Casual Style

I find this lady so inspiring, she has the same philosophies about style as I do, only she has better clothes. I really agree that we should never be afraid to overdress, and love hearkening back to the graceful styles of the past. One day I fully intend to have a wardrobe like that. I suppose learning to sew will help.

http://www.collectorsweekly.com/articles/leading-the-charge-against-casual-style/

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  1. Awesome post, Laura - I really enjoyed reading that article! I love how she says that once she gets an outfit perfect, she never changes it. It's like a painting in clothes! I think I'm going to bookmark the article and reread it over and over again! I'm still debating whether I should buy Advanced Style, but I am supposed to be downsizing, right? ;o)

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    1. Thanks! Did you see there was a link to her website in the article? It has a whole gallery of her outfits! Amazing!

      If you don't want to get the book before you move, maybe visit the Advanced Style blog, there is loads of inspiration there!

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    2. Yes, I bookmarked her website as well as the Advanced Style blog. I'm not going to start looking at either of them until I have a bit more of the packing done, because I'd get lost for days! :D

      She does have some amazing pieces, and what I like is that she looks classy for a woman of her age and not like an aging tart. That's harsh, isn't it? Drives me crazy though... :o)

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