24th September 2016

Be a camo chameleon like Julia Restoin Roitfeld

By Jessica Vince

The military trend, an old favourite, is on the march once again and womenswear is currently having a love affair with all things camouflage. It might be ever-cool, but this is a potentially tricky one so let’s look to Julia Restoin Roitfeld for a lesson in how to pull off the print impeccably.

NY-based ‘It’ girl Julia shared this selfie on Instagram featuring an army green cotton shirt by Current/Elliott. The L.A. label is known for elegantly pared-down pieces in neutral hues. Think all things Americana style in relaxed and hard-wearing natural fabrics, hugely popular amongst the Insta set.

JRR knows exactly how to sex-up the brand’s functionality by adding a pair of shorter-than-short black denim cut-offs to create one superbly sassy ensemble. This is the daughter of Frenchy editrix Carine Roitfeld, lest we forget…

SHOP NOW: Julia Restoin Roitfeld’s Insta-Style

Though Julia’s ensemble is a tad skimpy now that the chill of Autumn has arrived, you’d be wise to follow her lead and incorporate a little camouflage into your wardrobe. It really is a classic, whether you’re at work or running errands of a weekend. Throw a military shirt over a Breton tee, for example. Or balance out the tough vibe by adding a foxy black leather skirt and strappy heels, making for an excellent day-to-night outfit.

If you want to emulate Julia’s exact look, her Current/Elliott shirt is available from FarFetch for just under £300. It’s a timeless investment that’s sure to become one of those wardrobe favourites you crack out again and again.

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But if you’re looking for something slightly less spenny, I hear ya. Why not check out my shopping edit of similar pieces so you too can pull off the print with aplomb…

We do the scrolling. You do the shopping.

Love shopping? Hate scrolling? No problem! I’ve done the hard work for you and found where you can shop the selfies of Instagram’s biggest stars. Thanks to my hand-picked edit, it’s never been easier to get the fashioninsta look directly from the ‘gram. Go on, you know you wanna…

P.S. Let’s be Instagram friends! Follow @Dressr here or find me at @jessica_vince

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