Checkmate!

Perhaps it is my background – working in the financial sector makes a girl yearn for glencheck and houndstooth patterns, especially when considering her fall wardrobe, even though it is DEFINITELY still summer.

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Black and white checks are huge this season, but the really great news is that classic patterns never go out of style.

British Vogue just profiled this outfit from Marks & Spencer…Yes, I did just use British Vogue AND Marks & Spencer in a sentence!

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M&S sweater and pants are each priced at a modest $54.85!  Click the blue, buy them and have them shipped across the pond!

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Net-a-Porter has some fab options such as this fun TIBI sweatshirt.  FYI the word sweatshirt has been altered this season, think style piece not ripped old grey thing put on when needing comfy clothes!

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Rag & Bone’s velvet houndstooth jeans are divine!  Click here to get happy!

 

 

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I have a clothing crush on Rag & Bone.

This dress is from Spring 2012 and it is a fab go to piece!

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Starting out primarily as a jeans designer, the team of Marcus Wainright and David Neville have grown their line into a top tiered ready to wear line.

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Fall Collection 2013 is all about glen check, houndstooth, shearling, leather, the MOST delish sweaters and some vibrant fresh colors thrown in for good measure.

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And those boots…those fantastically versatile Newbury boots.  YUMMM!  Click here to get yourself a pair.

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