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This silk chiffon showstopper by Michael Kors will turn heads at the Concours d’Elegance. $2,675 at select Michael
Kors stores, call 866-709-5677 for locations; michaelkors.com

 

What to Pack: Amelia Island

Article by Mimi Lombardo 03.04.2019

Each March, auto aficionados cruise to Florida’s Amelia Island for the Concours d’Elegance, where exceptional vintage cars are taken out of their garage for display and not for play. The purpose of this “competition of elegance” is to turn the functional into the sublime, and with the event becoming more and more popular with women, what better reason is there to spiff up your spring wardrobe?

These studded Valentino sunnies will defend you from the Florida sun. $410 at sunglasshut.com

 

Yes, it’s Florida, but it’s not Miami, so pack layers. (March temps can dip into the 50s.) This white denim jacket from Habitual will become your everything topper. $208 at habitual.com

 

You’ll need sensible shoes to walk the grounds, but you can still make a statement with these handmade wedge espadrilles by Gaimo. $156 at gaimo.com

 

Cars you don’t drive and vegan leather weekender totes: Both are good for the environment. Tote by Deux Lux. $140 at deuxlux.com

 

Channel your inner golden-age Hollywood starlet with a chic head scarf by Hermès. $460 at Hermès stores nationwide, hermes.com

 

A cotton button-up from Araks is the perfect complement for high-waist trousers. $325 at modaoperandi.com

 

These wide-leg trousers with a cinched waist from PT Pantaloni Torino will keep you feeling free. $410 at barneys.com

 

Downshift your tote bag to an essential shoulder bag from Fratelli Rossetti. $810 at fratellirossetti.com

 

Stay on track with this rose gold watch with an interchangeable natural leather strap by Nacre. $170 at nacrewatches.com

 

Albertus Swanepoel’s Panama hat will keep the sun’s glare on the cars and out of your eyes. $400 at modaoperandi.com

 

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