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December 2014 - Houston

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Jean Shrimpton, circa 1965 THE ORIGINAL IT-GIRL A s the icon of the miniskirt and the swinging '60s during London's infamous heyday, The Shrimp graced the covers of every international magazine as one of the first supermodels in the industry. Doe-eyed and waifish, Jean Shrimpton played the role of muse and lover to British fashion photographer David Bailey, who launched her career. Max Trowbridge mines '60s London pop culture for gifts for all the It girls on our lists. JEAN SHRIMPTON, AKA THE SHRIMP Social butterflies. Hide behind Valentino Camubutterfly sunglasses. $346, at the Valentino boutique. Double-crossed. Sterling-silver modernist smoky-quartz cross on Celtic chain, circa 1930. $1,450, at Past Era Antique Jewelry. And Everything Nice Frederic de Malle's Portrait of a Lady eau de parfum with a heady rose and patchouli scent. 50 ml $250 at Saks Fifth Avenue. Proper. The Belgian Bag by Hayden Lasher for Belgian Shoes. $1,500, at Swinging '60s. Classic Gucci style: beige horse-bit knee boots. $1,450, at the Gucci boutique. Options! Who needs fur with London-based Shrimps fabulous faux-fur coats in an array of shades and stripes. As shown, $995, at net-a- Have a lie-down. LC4 chaise-longue designed by Le Corbusier, Pierre Jeanneret and Charlotte Perriand, reissued by Cassina in collaboration with Louis Vuitton, limited edition of 100, at Internum. Hues from above. Triple C power card ultra thin battery. $42, at À Bientôt. Red hot. Eero Sarinen Womb Chair for Knoll. Definition of a bauble. A perfect minaudière in ivory Plexiglas from the Chanel Cruise Dubai 2015 collection. $13,000, at the Chanel boutique. Poignant pair. Dior Tribal earrings with gray crystals, a palladium finish and pink resin pearls. $660, at Saks Fifth Avenue. Yeah, baby! It's all about the mini — a super-chic style statement. Saint Laurent viscose and silk Lulu mini-dress. $7,990, at the Saint Laurent boutique. A clutch in the hand. Bottega Veneta's minauderie is like a pink bubble-gum bubble. Glimmer Knot clutch $2,250, at the Bottega Veneta boutique. Happy feet. Valentino bright and happy stacked sandal. $1,345, at the Valentino boutique. Seventies circles. Antonelli 18K gold circles necklace, with 6.84 carats of diamonds. $21,000, at Wayne Smith Jewels. Perfectly Prabalicious. Prabal Gurung lipstick in Light English Red. $30, at M.A.C. Cosmetics, Nordstrom, Saks Fifth Avenue. Ice a-gogo. Tory Burch Home Rae Lucite ice bucket. $395, at Tory Burch. Scent of Ciggies. Jasmin et Cigarette scent from Etat Libre d'Orange leaves behind a scent of smoke and jasmine. $80, at Sloan/Hall. Snake charm. Chimento Bamboo Navette 18K double-strand white-gold ring with diamonds. $2,880, at Thomas Markle Jewelers. Medieval armor. Loree Rodkin oxidized 18K white- gold and diamond Baby Feather ring. $12,125, at Jean Shrimpton on the cover of Avedon Fashion:1944-2000 (Abrams) has a flirty blinking eye. $100, at booksellers.

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