Fashion

Editor's Picks: Miranda Purves On Lovely Minimalism

Anti-preppy pink and green at Céline lures ornamentalist editor Miranda Purves to minimalism

Céline runway photos by Anthea Simms

Céline runway photos by Anthea Simms

Phoebe Philo’s piglet pink and mossy forest green. Genius!

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I’m a specialness addict, but pragmatic. These boots are, too.

 Céline boots, $1,090, (212) 535-3703.

Photo by Daniel Harrison

Photo by Daniel Harrison

Horses Atelier velvet tunic, $385, Jonathan + Olivia.

Courtesy of Getty Images

Courtesy of Getty Images

Strong and feminine, this collection bridges my spirit’s divide between evergreen forests and Gertrude Jekyll gardens.

Photo by Daniel Harrison

Photo by Daniel Harrison

Forties monochrome petal china (right) merges modernism and Victorian girlishness, as does this high-neck turtleneck blouse.

J.W. Anderson polyurethane-blend top, $715, modaoperandi.com. Grindley Peach Petal saucer from eBay.

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Clockwise from top left: Judith & Charles silk top $295, select Judith & Charles stores. Lizzie Fortunato earrings, $220, 6 by Gee Beauty. Jen Kao bracelet, jenkao.com. Farrow & Ball Paints: Try Green Smoke walls and Setting Plaster trim, farrow-ball.com. Cor ‘Mell’ armchair, klausn.com. Carven wool/polyester pants, $550, carven.fr. Ewanika clutch, $148, Ewanika, Toronto. Joeffer Caoc polyester-blend skirt, $345, joeffercaoc.com.

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