Scandinavian women, at least the women I saw biking around Copenhagen, are my style heroes!
I wish I had the time and the courage to photograph everything I observed...white collared shirts layered under baggie pullovers, rolled skinnies, cute socks, sneakers, knit trousers, high slouchy pony tails. I was too chicken to take photos of these stylish strangers. Not to mention I was often holding the baby, not a camera...
I did a little shopping while away. These knit grey tweed slouchy tapered pants are gorgeous. This is a silhouette I often saw. A drop crotch? Is that what we call it? Not harem pants*. Thinner than sweat pants. You can even dress them up (I probably won't). Madewell sold out of these ones - otherwise, I would buy them in a second!
I also came home with a new pair of sneakers. Everyone was wearing cool sneakers there. I suppose I could have waited to buy a pair here, but I love that these are from my trip.
The gold shoes were on sale. They fit perfectly and they are comfortable! I have squeezed a few wears out of them before the weather turned rainy. I am still a little self
*Actually, I did see harem pants on one mum on the playground. They were the raddest purple and the crotch was dropped to her ankles. She wore them with a pullover, a scarf and a high blond pony