This time of year calls for warmth. So whether you surround yourself with a quilted duvet or jacket, you are prepared. But what about your face and eyes, they need some quilt lovin’ too! Entre, our Chanel black sunglasses! They feature nice wide quilted arms with signature CC logo to make you look and feel hot. Please contact us for more details.Sold
Archive for November, 2011
We love our chocolate brown. It’s the friendly neutral, in our opinion. Not as severe like black or as draining as tan, it’s always been an option. Too bad we aren’t as friendly to chocolate as it is to us. For whatever reason we dismiss it, like the black sheep in our family. We need to view it in a new light, for it has great potential. We have decided to pair it with Mediterranean blue for this week’s window.
So we have decided to change things up a bit with our weekly ‘On display’ post… (Since the sun doesn’t like to co-oporate with us and just HAS to come up and shine on a weird angle……)We have decided to gently coerce our Judy’s to wheel themselves over to the wall for their photo shoot. They gave us a little attitute with the squeak of their century old wheels, but obliged us anyways. Please enjoy our bow themed window.
This week’s window is a perfect example of how to wear vintage. The matching jacket and dress were meant to be worn together, back in the 1960’s that is…..But today it would be a bit of an overkill. That’s why we have priced them individually, so that you can pick and choose or have both. The jacket would be great over a blouse paired with pants, for say, din din with the friends?
A family of five Gucci’s came in this afternoon. They are all as new as the day they were born, in fact, some still have their tags on them. They date from the early 1980’s and are just as relevant today. From top to bottom, we have a navy “Kelly”style purse with a gold turn clasp. It measures 10″ x 4.5″ x 8”. The next one is identical, except in black Sold. The third is a lovely black flap over purse with an inlay of gold chain on the toggle and the handle. It measures 9.5″ x 3.75″ x 6.5” Sold. The fourth is similar in design but with a bamboo handle. It measures 9.25″ x 3″ x 6.75” Sold. Lastly we have a navy clutch (with optional gold chain strap) featuring a gold and enamel stirrup clasp. It measures 9.25″ x 1.75″ x 5.5″ Sold. Please contact us for more details.
Thanks, Oh So Cosmo!
Are you always on the go? Do you fly by the seat of your pants? Do you need a great neutral coloured purse that can take you from day to evening and hold the kitchen sink? Yes, yes, yes? Well we hear you ladies and today we have a brand new Louis Vuitton Speedy 35 for your consideration. Measures 13″ x 9″ x 7″. Please contact us for more details. Sold
We just got in something really stunning. A 72-inch oyster colour, baroque pearl Chanel necklace with intermittent crystal beads. Circa 1980’s. We have fallen in love, and it doesn’t care. It’s used to stringin’ the ladies along, almost like a gigolo…And just like a gigolo’s love, you can buy it too! Please contact us for more details. Sold
We got some great Louis Vuittons in today. So let’s pretend you are Goldilocks and the three LV’s are bowls of porridge! (Just humour us please, as always…) They all range in size and style, so what is your lifestyle in need of? The pochette measures 8.5″ x 1″ x 5” Sold. The small tote measures 8″ x 3.5″ x 8″. The Idylle mini mono Alma long measures 15″ x 5″ x 6.5″Sold. Too hot, too cold or just right? If so please contact us for more details.
The shorter the days and less sun means we can give you the rich colours you desire, especially red. You see red is a very frail pigment, and it fades easily when in the sun or window display of 180 Avenue Rd. We are protective of our delicate sensitive reds until this time of year, but now they are free to show you their true colours!