Remember the cute wooden doll necklaces with leather straps which I spotted at Bimba & Lola and which I referred to as the Mcqueen and Prada dolls. Well just recently they have received this cute silk scarf decorated with the same doll. I think the scarf makes a chic hair cover-up when you’re at the beach/pool, tied around your bag, or even loosely tied around your neck.
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I always make sure to check out Chanel boutique when I am down town since after all it is one of my favorite brands of all times. I find Chanel ‘s seasonal reincarnations of its classic bag to be amusing and fun. I have seen this bag take on more unexpected details in unique colors and textures. They’re not always a hit though, but fun to look at. Here I’ll be sharing with you some examples of this season’s hits and misses. This on-trend and timeless hot fuchsia-colored bag was my favorite one in-store.
Two-thumbs up goes to this orange black and white checkered bag.
MISS MISS MISS
Metallic bag? Yawn. black and white Camilla flower? Yawza!! LOVE!
The denim textured bag? A miss. White bag? A Hit!
Moving on, loved this Louis Vuitton jewels encrusted clutch.
And the details on this LV gown. Loves it!
McQueen’s fringed iconic clutch. Heart!
The best bag in exotic leather this season goes to Lanvin.
Saved the best for last, Alberto Guardiani lipstick heels in patent leather.
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1— Ann Taylor Goes Ivy League, Partners With Columbia. [Fashionista]
2— J.Crew’s Shareholders No Longer Happy With Their Settlement. [The Cut]
3— Rumour: Lady Gaga Working On An McQueen Collection? [Sassybella]
4— Barcelona Fashion Week, Part I. [Hint]
5— Nicholas Kirkwood Gets Ladylike. [Elle]
6— Behind the scenes, Stanley Kubrick’s “The Shining” [Otowilches]
7— Vera Wang Adds Diamond Rings to Her Bridal Empire. [Fashionista]
8— Loeffler Randall Spring ’11 Collection & Campaign. [Fashion Lover]
9— Camilla Morton’s Fairy Tale Memoirs. [T Magazine]
10— Helmut Lang’s Got a Brand New Bag. [T Magazine]
11— A Mind-Bending, Emotionally Enhancing, Sitting Experience. [JC Report]
12— World of Nadja Swarovski. [Telegraph]
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