Ashley Olsen Debuts Chic Matronly Style

What a difference a day makes! Side-stepping her usual “hobo chic” style, Ashley Olsen debuted a rather matronly look while out and about in Manhattan.

Although the weather has warmed up to a comfortable 80-degrees, the famous fashionista was covered head-to-toe in a long skirt and wooly sweater. To complete the ensemble, she wore her hair slicked back and accessorized with a light blue Chanel purse and a string of pearls. 

Last week, Ashley and her twin sis Mary-Kate helped kick off the 2011 Tribeca Film Festival by attending the premiere of the The Union, one of 15 music-theme films that premiered at the event. Outside of their public appearances, the two are said to be working on designing a new line of eye wear (which we’re guessing will be sold on their new fashion site,

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