What This Stylish Mother Is Teaching Her Daughters

Georgie Abay is the epitome of chic. As publisher of The Grace Tales—a site for and about mothers with great style and inspiring stories, the ex-Vogue Australia deputy editor knows a thing or two about what makes a great outfit. We can all learn something from Abay’s classic, and curated style, which is why we caught up with the stylish mum in the lead up to Mother’s Day, to discover her ultimate style tips, and find out the fashion tips she’s passing on to her two young daughters, Arabella and Lottie.

Keep scrolling to find out Georgie Abay’s top five style tips and then scroll further to shop her signature piece—a designer skirt.

1. Flip flops will never be chic.

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Julie Adams for The Grace Tales

"Your grandmother taught me that. Go for strappy sandals instead."

2. Find what suits you and stick with it.

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Julie Adams for The Grace Tales

"Whether it is dresses, pants or skirts, find it, and stick with it. For me, it's all about a great designer skirt. 

3. Don't be afraid of wearing colour.

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Jake Terrey for Beauticate

"Colour makes people smile. Too many people wear black. Be different."

4. Invest in great flats.

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Julie Adams for The Grace Tales

"Because you're going to be tall like your mum and dad!"

5. Toss anything you don't feel amazing in.

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Grace Alyssa Kyo for The Grace Tales

"The less in your wardrobe the better. You want to build a highly edited wardrobe, filled with pieces you can mix and match. You should love everything in it."

What style lessons would you pass on to your children? Share in the comments below!

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