Damsel in Dior's Chic Styling Session with Elyse Walker
For Damsel in Dior’s Jacey Duprie, a spontaneous afternoon spent with footwear designer and storeowner Elyse Walker was just what the fashion doctor ordered. “My personal style has felt a bit stale lately,” Duprie says, “but now I feel inspired and more inclined to step out of my comfort zone.” The two instantly hit it off, playing “dress up” with items from Walker’s store—a curated collection of cool and covet-worthy designer pieces. Who What Wear has the exclusive first look at the results of the styling session, so keep reading for all the images and to shop her outfits today.
"One would think that it’s the floral peplum top that makes this look special, but for me it's all about the accessories."
Mary Katrantzou Pompei Poly Top ($1590) in Silverfloss
"The icing on the cake is the fantastic pair of fringe booties that Elyse designed herself!"
Elyse Walker Los Angeles Suede Fringe Booties ($595) in Taupe
"What's not to love about this Givenchy skirt?"
Givenchy Crepe Jersey Confetti Ruffle Skirt ($1990) in Multi
"When Elyse dared me to wear the leather jacket as a top, my heart skipped a beat with excitement. How did I not think to wear a jacket as a top before!? Brilliant."
Givenchy Lace & Leather Open Toe Booties ($1450) in Black and White
"When I spotted this Alexander Wang top in her store, Elyse's eyes lit up and she had the rest of the outfit picked out in a matter of seconds."
"I feel like everyone in the store was lusting over this look. White heels are having a m-a-j-o-r moment right now."
"This might be my favorite outfit of the four because it's perfect to take from day to night with the switch of a shoe."
Altuzarra Poetry Silk Shorts ($1430, available in Blue Romanian)
"I am still dreaming about the Lanvin bug necklace from this look. I feel like it can make any outfit really pop."