"You are altogether beautiful, my darling; there is no flaw in you." - Song of Solomon 4:7

Thursday, October 13, 2011

Dapper and Demure

Dapper and Demure

D G pink cardigan, £97
Lanvin zipper pants, $468
Rupert Sanderson slip on shoes, $277
Judith Leiber sequin clutch, £1,375
MICHAEL Michael Kors ball watch, $250

One wardrobe essential I've been beginning to appreciate more and more is skinny black pants. The quintessentially "Audrey" basics are appropriate for a plethora of occasions and may be paired with nearly anything. The look above is quite sharp and features a simple femininity that is decidedly polished. Crisp lines draw the eye to the focal point of the look - a bold, conservatively sexy top in a universally flattering and lively hue.

And below, a brief history of the slim black pant featuring Audrey Hepburn in "Funny Face," courtesy of the Gap: