If we could spend an afternoon playing dress up in anyone’s closet, the ever so imaginative Charlotte Olympia would be at the top of our short list – if not only just to slip our feet into her archive of delightfully quirky shoes. So thank you, Coveteur, for virtually fulfilling our closet fantasies with your most recent visit. Um, and those kitten hotel slippers?! Need!!
Remembering the infallible Oscar de la Renta, a visionary that brought so much beauty and elegance to the world of fashion . . .
While it’s not yet cold enough to envelop our necks in huge sheaths of fabric, simply draping a scarf around the shoulders and cinching it with a belt makes it the perfect accessory combination for fall. And as we observed on the runway at Burberry earlier this spring, belting a scarf can effortlessly transform an ensemble in the chicest way. So belts over scarves – are you in?
My heart literally skipped a beat at the sight of Reem Acra‘s glowing headpieces at her fall bridal presentation. It’s such a breathtaking and fresh take on the floral crown, we’re scratching our crafty heads and wondering how we can recreate this über romantic do with battery operated mini led lights . . . we’ll get back to you, promise.
I’ve developed a minor obsession with these handcrafted woven hemp rugs from Australian company Armadillo & Co. Each circular rug, made under fairtrade work conditions and made from soft Bangladeshi hemp, is centered around a floral motif. They have so much potential to tie a room together – I’m needing one of each!