This look is effortless couture. Don’t balk at that phrase. Euro chic fashionistas lend a couture air to non-couture items. It’s their ruthless selection of timeless classics, haute couture pieces, and edgy basics that makes people take notice.
Is this me?
Choose this style if you gravitate towards classic, high-end, ladylike pieces!
Old skool icon:
She has been a model/spokeperson for various designers for over 30 years. She is in her mid-60s and recently appeared in Louis Vuitton adverts.
Warning: this post does not have many items under $100! This is Euro Chic after all!
For lux on the sly outerwear like trenches and elegant wool coats, turn to Anne Kline, XOXO, Miss Sixty, DKNY, Michael Kors, Laundry, or Jones NY.
cotton stretch blend, DKNY, only in XL, $78, SmartBargains
Must have tops for the EU Chic lady:
silk tie-neck blouse
silk, “Moonlight Night,” Joie, $101, Bluefly
silk, “Victoria,” $98, J.Crew
Dark denim is a must have for EVERY fashionistas wardrobe. This is one of the most versatile fabrics for day-to-evening looks!
A long denim skirt should gracefully sweep the ground, not drag on it!
Wear the shoes you plan on wearing with them when you try on and alter accordingly!
EU Chic jean skirt
cotton stretch, XS-XL, $38, Junee’s
pinstripe pencil skirt
XS-L, $81, BCBG’s “Julia”, Bluefly
I chose these clothes for their classic lines. I dig these even though they are not my personal style. I hope you love them too!
Stay tuned for essential accessories for the Euro chic fashionista!