I recently spotted a jersey striped skirt on pinterest worn with a simple black sweatshirt. The image was of a girl biking in the city and the whole picture screamed ‘ effortless chic’. Something my clients are endlessly pursuing. I didn’t have a sweat that worked well so I had to improvise. I fiddled with the proportions, wearing the skirt high, and adding a layer to break up my torso. The whole thing is pleasingly comfortable and just dressed down enough for the school run. I apologise if some of you become dazzled by the glare from my sun-starved legs, arms, face ……….
Skirt from Chinti and Parker (www.chintiandparker.com), tee shirt (just seen) from J Crew (www.jcrew.com), silk jumper by Margaret Howell (www.margarethowell.co.uk), boots from Office (office.co.uk) and necklaces from a sample sale.