Wednesday, July 15, 2009

Wednesday Wants: Timeless Pieces

For today's want list, I picked so-called investment pieces — well-tailored pieces that, while unique, are so classic in their silhouettes they won't get dated immediately when one season is over. The color palette is neutral, allowing endless mixing and matching with what is already in your closet and what isn't even there yet.


$2,500 Bottega Veneta
Cashmere fine knit dress

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$995 Valentino
Diamanté-embellished peep-toe pumpsicon



$1,795 Burberry Prorsum
Tweed fitted dress


$2,330 Lanvin
Gloria leather bag

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$350 Miu Miu
Cropped leather glovesicon

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$1,465 Christian Louboutin
Babel 100 leather bootsicon


$315 Paul & Joe Sister
Jolicoeur silk tiered mini dress


$1,595 Jimmy Choo
Martha ponyskin clutch


$595 Jimmy Choo
Tahiti glitter peep-toe pumps


$2,495 Calvin Klein
Leather-trimmed bouclé jacket


$500 Giles & Brother
Irulan collar necklace


$425 Burberry
Ribbed cashmere turtleneck


$845 Alexander McQueen
Wool-blend tuxedo pants


$1,075 Christian Louboutin
Miss 120 platform ankle boots


$1,990 Oscar de la Renta
Bouclé motorcycle jacket

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$330 Philosophy di Alberta Ferretti
Stretch cotton ruched shirt
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$375 Willow
Wool-blend pencil skirt

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$935 Christian Louboutin
Zoupi 120 suede platformsicon


$695 Burberry
Double-breasted cashmere-blend coat

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$265 Elizabeth and James
Schoolboy silk shirticon

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$240 Current/Elliott
The Dad jeanicon

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Miu Miu
Zip-fastening ankle bootsicon
 

 

7 comments:

Jenn @ Workchic said...

Timeless pieces are perfect for maintaining a stylish work wardrobe. My favorites are the Elizabeth & James Silk Shirt and the Burberry Tweed Dress!

G.G. said...

Every time you think Burberry has hit the peak, they just get better, it's uncanny!

B. said...

That Burberry vaguely reminds me of the dress Charlotte wore in the Sex and the City movie when she told Carrie she was pregnant. I never understood that dress, and kept trying to figure out if it was a dress over a blouse or just a dress with two different layers. Either way, I think I just like the dress by itself.

Alina said...

love it, love it, ohh love that, ohh need that...alright alright so I love it all, chic!

Tai said...

Oh. My. Gorgeous. Love all of these! I want them all.

Eric said...

I really want those Louboutin boots. I would even take the ankle booties. Love the red heels against a black boot.

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