over on YouTube i’m kicking off july with a week’s worth of outfits. over here on the blog, i’ll guide you through each ootd that’s rooted in the classics. but what is classic style? and why do we love it? well, in a nutshell, it’s those closet staples you count on every day to solve those dressing dilemmas. like a breton top, crewneck sweater, button-down, a-line skirt, white shirt, and ballet flats. these are the items my wardrobe is founded on as they can be mixed and matched in a variety of ways. can you say versatile? timeless? how about ageless? style icons jackie kennedy onassis, grace kelly, audrey hepburn, and princess diana all rocked a classic look. so it appears we’re in good company ladies. but what about the brands that consistently produce great classic pieces? ralph lauren, j.crew, talbots, tommy hilfiger, lands’ end, brooks brothers and banana republic are a few of my favorites. and they’re all having a fantastic fourth of july sale!
here in georgia, there’s been rain and more rain. but we did manage to snap this photo while we filmed the YouTube segment. phew! notice how this outfit embodies classic style with a striped button-down, a-line skirt and ballet flats. take a look at princess diana’s version way back in the nineties.
a simple sheath dress by j.crew is updated with gold grommets. but otherwise, this classic staple is timeless as evidenced by jackie o.
have i whetted your appetite for more classic looks? well, here’s a video just for you where i share a week’s worth of outfits.. don’t forget, you can subscribe to my YouTube channel here and never miss a video.