Along with Jean Shrimpton, Francoise Hardy and Jane Birkin. another 70s style icon that makes my list is the lovely Michelle Phillips.
One of the singers from The Mamas and the Papas (check out my favourite song by the band, ‘California Dreaming‘), not only is she talented with the gift of song, but her timeless fashion sense can be emulated in pretty much any era.
This week, I’ve put together some of her key outfits for some retro-inspired style notes for you to try xxDKNY Tights with Rib Texture Control Top; Inspired By Printed Kimono; Miguelina Jaya crocheted cotton-lace shorts; Rose-print ruffled chiffon blouse by RED Valentino. Background image - Desfeuits Tropical Print T-Shirt by Paul & Joe Sister
Yellow Contrast Front Sweater by Beautiful Monster; ‘Paradise Punch‘ by Kester Black (shopsense); ‘Peony‘ by Kester Black. Background image by equilter.com
Colette Sequins Shift Dress ; Bite Beauty Luminous Crème Lipstick; butter London in Union Jack Black ; Zizi Black sandals with through-wedge. Background image by cozamia.com
Issa Silk-jersey maxi dress; Alannah Hill I Can’t Explain Clip site; philosophy field of flowers shampoo, shower gel & bubble bath, wild blackberry blossom, 16 oz ; butter London Wink Mascara And Wink Eye Pencil In Indigo Punk. Background image - Summer Tropics Art Print by Amy Sia
Bank Glamorous Embroidered Tassel Kimono ; Topshop Petite Embroidered Sweater; Urban Outfitters Vintage White Lace Slip. Background image - Cotton Lawn Fabric – Tropical Print on Black from trurofabrics.com
Jeffrey Campbell Scully White Platform ; MOR Cosmetics Marshmallow Body Oil 100ml; New Look Pink Lattice Side Chiffon Maxi Dress. Background image - Birds of Paradise by Nancy Ramirez