You wouldn't expect the actress who plays Betty Draper on Mad Men to have an unabashedly quirky facet to her personality and sartorial choices, but January Jones isn't your typical Hitchcock blond. The actress, model, and mom of one loves to inject a little idiosyncrasy into her life between red carpet appearances and long days spent filming. If you're skeptical, simply check out the ruthless prank she revealed on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon's March 29 episode. In her fashion choices too, Jones enjoys mixing vintage elements with modern accents and just enough edge to give an ensemble major fashion kudos.
It was just such an ensemble that Jones posted on Instagram on August 18th, depicted the actress relaxing atop a boat in some dreamy, coastal locale. While the water and unbounded sunshine look utterly enticing, it's Jones' lacy romper, white sunglasses, metallic sandals, and simple golden accessories that are truly captivating. Without a doubt, Ms. Draper knows how to dress herself for a glamorous beachside getaway. What's more, the outfit actually looks comfortable. So if you're hunting for your next sunbathing-in-Ibiza outfit, read on for January Jones' foolproof resort-ready ensemble formula.
1. LACY OR CROCHET ROMPER
Channel Jones's sweet, sun-ready look with a short lace romper. Honey Punch's Where You Are Ivory Lace Romper features a flattering v-neckline and a sultry open back to flaunt your summer glow.
2. METALLIC FLAT SANDALS
It's go big or go home when it comes to metallic gladiator-style sandals, so scoop up a statement pair like January's with Ancient Greek Sandals's Ikaria Metallic Leather Wing Sandals.
3. WHITE SUNGLASSES
Get a wide-eyed, mod effect with round white sunglasses like Jones's. Steve Madden's 49mm Round Oversized Sunglasses features guaranteed UV protection and oversized framed for a Hollywood celebrity-esque look.
4. SIMPLE GOLD NECKLACE
With a head-turning ensemble like January's, you need very little glitz to accent the look. Try a simple gold piece like Shashi Solitaire Necklace for subtle sparkle.
Images: januaryjones/Instagram; Honey Punch Where You Are Ivory Lace Romper, $29, lulus.com; Ancient Greek Sandals Ikaria Metallic Leather Wing Sandals, $230, net-a-porter.com; Steve Madden 49mm Round Oversized Sunglasses, $38, shop.nordstrom.com; Shashi Solitaire Necklace, $55, shopbop.com