Monday, 5 March 2012

French nautical

I love stripes, especially navy & white. It's very Parisian chic! My favourite Breton striped cashmere/silk blend sweater has been the absolute best investment of all time. 

There are trends that come and go and then there are classics. I tend to steer towards the classics. The striped boatneck sweater is yet another timeless piece which should live in everyone's closet.

Audrey Hepburn
Brigette Bardot

I stumbled across some old pics of movie starlets wearing nautical stripes, such as my favourite style icon, Audrey Hepburn. Years have passed and the striped sweater still looks as fabulous as it did back in its heyday.







  
This sweater I'm wearing is by Australian label Bezoar. They seem to have fallen off the radar at present, so I hope that in the future I can purchase another one like this! 







This is my go-to outfit for comfort and style when I need to run some errands. What's yours?

Hoping that your weekend was fabulous and your week is even better!

Yours in style

Suzi x

What I'm Wearing: Sweater-Bezoar, Jeans-Habitual, Wedges-Repetto.


Pics of Audrey/Brigette courtesy of
asomekindofdiary.blogspot.com
fashioninfilms.com

17 comments:

  1. Love your outfit! It's chic!
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    1. Thanks alot!
      I will check out your blog.
      I'd love it if you'd follow me!
      Suzi x

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  2. I love stripes and must say you look so stylish in your photos in your stripe top. Love your ballet flats too :) x

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  3. Love your classic strip top! And your doggy poking it's head into the photos :)


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    1. Thanks Mica! My dog was getting up to quite a lot of mischief that particular day!! We caught him digging in the garden during the photoshoot and his face was covered in dirt.
      Suzi x

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  4. wonderful!


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  5. I love the first photo! Such a nice blog great job! :)

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    1. I really appreciate your feedback! Thanks so much!
      Suzi x

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  6. I'm huge on stripes, I think nothing gives a look elegance in the same way! And that first pic of Audrey is stunning - have never seen it before!

    Alexandra ♥

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    1. Hi Alexandra! The first pic of Audrey is stunning! I love it!
      Suzi x

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  7. Love this! So classic!!!

    Julie xx
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    1. Thanks Julie! I'll check out your blog too.
      Suzi x

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  8. You`re so right!! like it!

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  9. Completely agree! I have so many blue & white striped pieces that I had to stop myself for a while. But since I wear all of them I think it might be time to add a new one to my collection :) I would love a shape like Audrey and Brigitte were wearing them. Soo pretty!

    XX

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