Nan Kempner is my hero

by jennine on May 14, 2007

This morning, I didn’t wake up thinking that I wanted to be like Nan Kempner, but at work, Elizabeth pointed out that I was wearing the same outfit as Nan in the Fine Arts Magazine for the deYoung Mueum. Hmm… there isn’t anyone I’d rather dress like, or share a closet with.
I just need more ruffles. And a wealthy husband.
; )

Nan Kempner: American Chic
deYoung Museum, June 16- November 11, 2007

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1 JO May 14, 2007 at 4:47 pm

LOL! That is too funny! Thanks for the laugh!

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2 Jennine May 14, 2007 at 5:05 pm

what’s so funny?
; )

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3 La Principessa May 14, 2007 at 6:12 pm

Nan Kempner = amazing. I love your version of the top, too.

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4 Jessica Joan May 14, 2007 at 6:22 pm

Recently saw the exhibit at the Met and it was UNREAL. Nan = Classic American Style

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5 JO May 15, 2007 at 8:18 am

How perfectly your outfit matches hers and you didn’t even know it!

COOL!

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6 JO May 15, 2007 at 8:21 am

Oh and “need more ruffles. And a wealthy husband.” I am laughing again today! :) Love your posts!

~Easily Ammused

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7 cov. in cambridge May 15, 2007 at 8:22 am

gorgeous photo - awesome touch with the bright earrings. and the similarity is more than just the striped top… you both exude personality and stories through your ensembles, which is an art not commonly achieved!

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8 Jennine May 15, 2007 at 8:55 am

oh my goodness… i’m blushing. thank you, that really made my day!
: )

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