Ina Garten Is My Style Icon and Here Are 13 Photos to Prove My Case

That bangs-n’-bob combo. That glowy complexion (from all the good olive oil, probably). That breezy Hamptons vibe! Ina Garten’s chambray-centric aesthetic is—and we don’t say this lightly—iconic. The proof is in the custom button-downs, people. Behold her best ~lewks~ to date.

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ina garten 1999 denim shirt
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“What do you mean, you’ve never heard of selvedge denim?!”

ina garten white buttondown
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“My bespoke Egyptian cotton is handmade from a local tailor, but for you, store-bought is fine."

ina garten scarf
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The nonchalant scarf placement says, “Jeffery’s out of town!”

ina garten hates her sequins
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“Sequins? Tacky.”

ina and jeffrey garten tux
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His net worth may be $100 million…but you can’t put a price on where chic meets comfortable.

ina garten dark denim
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“Oh hey, guys! Sorry I’m late—just ran from my barn, where I was having a light lunch with my pal Mel Brooks (again, heh). I hope this custom-made chambray shirt doesn’t look low-rent.”

ina garten in sunglasses with willie geist
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“Willie, if you spill your coffee on my chambray, I swear...”

ina garten slinky black outfit
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“Does it come in black?”

ina garten silky black shirt
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“No, seriously. If it doesn’t come in black, I’m going back to my barn.”

ina garten brocade jacket
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“Dinner’s at 5. I’m making Jeffrey’s favorite, chicken. Dress code is brocade and bijoux, baby.”

ina garten pop of color
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“It’s called a pop of color. Ever heard of it?”

ina garten stephen colbert
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“Listen, Stephen. Frozen cocktails are gauche, but Prussian blue on late night is sophisticated AF.”

ina garten mary poppins premiere
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Senior Food Editor

Katherine Gillen is PureWow’s senior food editor. She’s a writer, recipe developer and food stylist with a degree in culinary arts and professional experience in New York City...