Lilac Lady.

I’m a sucker for lavender.  Such an elegant and flattering color.  I found this perfect-for-work gray dress ($89 — Olivia Pope-esque, eh?  Check out more Olivia-inspired looks here) and instantly imagined wearing it with lavender, first and the form of this necklace (Loren Hope, $298):

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And second in the form of these two-tone Manolos ($645) and a gorgeous Chloe tote ($2,700):

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Loving all the different shades of gray in this look.  Other lilac gorgeousness: this stunning silken top ($350) with crystal starburst studs ($25 — and I’ve always loved these slightly more dramatic Kenneth Jay Lane drops in the same vein), gray skinnies (Le Frame, $350), gray Loeffler Randall heels ($325), and this elegant Balenciaga clutch ($1,245):

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Other options: a stunning fur-trim coat ($1,200);Rochas tote (on sale for $422); this textured pullover ($375); a grid-print mini ($30); funky drops ($158); a cozy cable-knit ($99); and a Sophie Hulme envelope purse ($595).

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And, finally, for home…one of my chic girlfriends introduced me to this cool line of artisanal fabrics, St. Frank, that was founded by a fellow UVA alum!  I am smitten with this framed lovely ($995), of course in gorgeous lilac:

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