Saturday, June 5, 2010

Think Pink

For some reason, the S/S sales at Bergdorf seem to put us in a very pink mood. Two years ago, it was the infamous fuchsia pants. This year, it was this lovely coral linen number by Simon Spurr:


We decided to forego the bloom, opting instead for a crisp white shirt; a raw silk bow tie in jewel tones; a pocket square in Persian green with large orange dots; silver silk mohair trousers; and cognac benchmades. We had never tried the Spurr label before, and were delighted to find that we could buy it right off the rack, without any alterations whatsoever - the length and the sleeves were perfect, as well as the fit. Our next mission: to find pale green and pale yellow linen trousers to wear with this for the rest of the summer.

6 comments:

  1. pink is my most favorite color. the older i get, the gayer i get, hence, the PINKER i get! (sorry, i didn't mean to make it about me.....ahem)

    you must look terrific.
    we can only hope that you pull out the SX70 and start shooting and posting.

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  2. sigh...if I were younger and slimmer...

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  3. Coral is fab, but lets me frank about it. Its fashionable for a blink of the eye and then it just looks dated.

    Sounds like your superior sense of fashion won out, as it should!

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  4. With your personal style and flair, I doubt very much it will ever look dated on you.

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  5. Classics are classics and there will always be somewhere to wear this. Kudos

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  6. Your style is impeccable!
    Urbane, sophisticated with a dash of irony...gorge!

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