FASHION

In the Mood for… Ladies Who Lunch


Being a lady of leisure is more difficult than you might think. There are parties to throw, charities to support, and the laborious act of keeping up with appearances. Here’s how to do the rich lifestyle right, courtesy of the W archives.

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Rule number 1: It’s all about a Birkin.Social Studies” photographed by Juergen Teller, styled by Camilla Nickerson; W Magazine September 2008.

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See what we mean?Naomi Campbell: The First Lady of Fashion” photographed by Willy Vanderperre, styled by Edward Enninful; W Magazine November 2013.

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Lift a finger? Don’t you dare.Artful Living” photographed by Inez Van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin, styled by Edward Enninful; W Magazine October 2014.

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Count the kisses.Ladies Who Lunch” photographed by Steven Pan, styled by Lindsey Frugier; W Magazine Sofia Coppola Issue 2014.

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Lounge with love.Testa Rossa” photographed and styled by Venetia Scott; W Magazine August 2014.

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Maintain your spring whites.Another Woman” photographed by Claudia Knoepfel and Stefan Indlekofer, styled by Alex White; W Magazine January 2009.

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Match your cat-eye to your coif cover.Washington, D.C.” photographed by Juergen Teller, styled by Camilla Nickerson; W Magazine February 2008.

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And your Chanel to your Chanel.More is More” photographed by Roe Ethridge, styled by Patrick Mackie; W Magazine Sofia Coppola Issue 2014.

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Research why it is so difficult to find good help these days (and let us know what you find).American Dreamin’” photographed by Inez Van Lamsweerde & Vinoodh Matadin, styled by Alex White; W Magazine December 2008.

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Make your home look even larger by buying a very small dog.Lady of the Manor” photographed by Roe Ethridge, styled by Patrick Mackie; W Magazine March 2012.

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Wear a bold pastel only when appropriate.Reverse Commute” photographed by Sharif Hamza, styled by Giovanna Battaglia; W Magazine November 2011.

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Choose artwork with care.Art and Commerce” photographed by Inez Van Lamsweerde & Vinoodh Matadin, styled by Alex White; W Magazine October 2009.

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Don’t forget to unwind a little—you deserve it!Fashion Party” photographed by Juergen Teller, styled by Camilla Nickerson; W Magazine October 2007.

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Don’t neglect your spa duties.Marisa Berenson at Home in Marrakech” photographed by Hugues Laurent, styled by Patrick Mackie; W Magazine Sofia Coppola Issue 2014.

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Last but not least, do all things in style.Social Studies” photographed by Juergen Teller, styled by Camilla Nickerson; W Magazine September 2008.