"Now is the winter of our discontent
Made glorious summer by this sun of York;
And all the clouds that lour'd upon our house
In the deep bosom of the ocean buried."
Shakespeare, King Richard III, Act I, Scene I
You Say - Jeans For Work???? Answer: Rarely if Never
"Jeans command a relaxed and informal stamp"
The Three Piece - Winter Outfit - Casual Wear and So Easy
The winter outfit is for the much desired casual moments in life! Jeans, cashmere and a scarf! Carpe Diem!
The Winter Outfit- The Components - Simplified Style
Jeans, Cashmere and Scarf
Chose Simple & Sleek
-Dark Blue Denim Only
- Black Denim Only
- NO Faded Hues
- Spend a Little More for Quality
- YES to the Color Rainbow - When Springtime is Here
The Styles - Fitted to Least Fitted
The Sexy Skinny (Super Fitted) - Similar to Cigarette
|Paige Denim 'Skyline' Skinny Jeans (Mona) - Nordstrom - $169|
|Joe's Skinny Stretch Jeans 'Dorothy' - Nordstrom - $169|
Just Saying - Love These 7's....
|7 for All Mankind - Ankle Skinny Jeans (Luxe Night Blue) $189|
The Cigarette Leg - 12" (Less Fitted) - Almost Straight
The Cigarette: The Cigarette leg is a classic style that elongates the leg from waist to toes. The circumference at the bottom of the pant leg of the jean is approximately 10" - 12". Cigarette jeans are form fitting though not tapered tightly at the ankles such as skinnies. Works well with pointy toe heels and less fitted knee high boots. Cigarette jeans are the most popular for women with gradual overall design and cut for both tall or shorter women. Additionally, if have a larger calf - The Cigarette jean is a nice solution. Worn with ankle boots, ballet flats and pointed toe pumps or kitten heels.
KEY: Look for Material - Combination of the following: cotton, polyester, Lycra® spandex,
The Straight Leg( Not fitted) - Timeless and Perfection for Curves
The Straight Leg - 16" - Classic - The French ConnectionThe straight leg jean is the French woman's absolute must have in a wardrobe. The fit is exceptional, flattering and can go with absolutely everything. Straight and narrow leg from the waist to the hem. The fit is loose and hang without any taper or flare at the bottom. Hem ends 1 to 2 inches below the ankle. A clean line from top to bottom. The circumference at the bottom of the pant leg is about 16" and perfect for larger thighs and calves. The straight jean is classic, perfect for all body types and will stand the test of time. Think Audrey Hepburn with a pair of pointed toe flats!
|Paige Denim - 'Hidden Hills' Straight Leg Stretch Jeans (Fountain)|
The Ultimate Sweater
II. Classic Cashmere Sweaters: Cashmere sweaters and dresses richly crafted, comfortably soft and cozy warm are "must have" staples in every fashion mavens closet. Throughout history, cashmere is finer than merino wool and highly regarded as the warmest and most fashionable. Every fashion doyenne requires a stash of beautiful and luxurious cashmere sweaters in a wardrobe. Throw one of these lovely's on and be instantly glamorous and elegant. Combine with accessories and the effect is deliciously timeless.
Classic V- Neck Cozy CashmereChose a V-neck cashmere sweater. The look and feel is classic, warm and lavishly iconic. Slip on and be ready for a picnic, walk in the park, coffee, wine or a stroll through the park. Invest in one and wear for years to come. The quality is superior.
The Scarf - Instant Beauty
|Hinge Chambray Scarf - $32 - Lots of Colors|
Every Fashionista Needs One Burberry Scarf!
|Burberry Check Merino Wool Scarf|
Jeans, Cashmere and Scarves - Minimal and Elegant
There you have it - the essential three piece winter outfit - Jeans, Cashmere and Scarves - that can be worn in the winter with boots, coats and hats. Continue to wear the ensemble when the flowers start blooming, birds chirping and the sunshine once again awakens the land. Only in the spring add pointed toe flats and jewelry for instant happy notes.
"Anyone can get dressed up and glamorous but it is how people dress in their days off that are the most intriguing!" - Alexander Wang
Forever Chic Style - Kim Hardwick