Category Archives: Vintage

Leather Jacket, Vintage Tee & Cambridge Satchel

Investing in this leather jacket by Helmut Lang was one of my most spine tingling yet efficient purchases last year back in NYC.  An investment piece, this jacket pretty much comes everywhere with me.  I wear it over dresses and … Continue reading

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The Little Black Dress.

Every so often I like to both inspire and tease myself by browsing various sites for designer evening dresses. Don’t we all imagine what we would spend our money on, if money were no object, of course?! I refer you at … Continue reading

Posted in Black Dress, black lace, Cadillac's Castle, Catherine Malandrino, Consignment, Dress, DVF, silk dress, Vintage, Yigal Azrouel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 28 Comments

Let’s Party Inside My (ASOS) Salon…

Salon [ˈsælɒn] 1. a room in a large house in which guests are received 2. an assembly of guests in a fashionable household, esp a gathering of major literary, artistic, and political figures from the 17th to the early 20th centuries 3. (Business … Continue reading

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The Williamsburg Boutiques.

Last week I wandered around Williamsburg to explore some of the stores and boutiques there.  I like the look and feel of Williamsburg.  I’ve had two fantastic brunches there (Juliette’s and Walter Foods) and the buildings always strike me as … Continue reading

Posted in lingerie, New designers, NYC, red, Vintage | 14 Comments

A Bit of a Carrie On.

I really have to time the photography of my outfit posts better.  I took these shots at the weekend when it started snowing and ever since we’ve had fabulous sunshine in NYC – the snow has almost melted and the … Continue reading

Posted in 70s, beauty, Dorothy Perkins, lace, Vintage | 15 Comments