Will she ever stop posting photos of Madeira?
Is that what you’re thinking? Well, this is the penultimate ‘Resort Looks’ post… And this time the topic is relaxed yet smart clothing, also known as ‘smart casual’. And yes, there’s sometimes need for smart casual outfits, even on holiday.
These photos were taken on Christmas Day, and Professor M and I were on our way to have afternoon tea at Reid’s Palace. That’s the pink building in the background. It’s a sort of luxury hotel full of oldy-worldy charm and a rich tradition of serving high tea to the rich and famous. We are neither, of course, but who cares? We can pretend to be oldy-worldy socialites for one afternoon…
poncho: Marja Kurki / top: Custo Barcelona / trousers: Marks and Spencer /
shoes: Clarks / bag: Kate Spade / sunglasses: Marc Jacobs
What would you wear to afternoon tea?
PS: Have you seen the latest Dilettante Artist post?
Linking up with:
Not Dead Yet Style, Elegantly Dressed and Stylish, Garay Treasures, High Latitude Style, Sydney Fashion Hunter, The Pleated Poppy, Style Elixir, Get Your Pretty On, Happiness at Mid-Life, A Labour of Life, Doused in Pink, Curly Crafty Mom, Fashion Should Be Fun, Rachel the Hat, Sincerely Jenna Marie, More Pieces of Me, Color and Grace, The Wardrobe Stylist, Not Dressed As Lamb, Style Nudge, Coco et La Vie en Rose, Fashionably Employed,The Fabulous Journey, Living on Cloud Nine, A Well Styled Life, Elegance and Mommyhood. Posh Classy Mom, Nancy’s Fashion Style, Sheela Writes, Shelbee on the Edge Over 50 Feeling 40 A Pocketful of Polka Dots Style Splash