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Friday, September 18th, 2020

Going with a moth theme this week because butterflies just seem so summer, don’t you think? Cocoon yourself in one of these snuggly wool or knit designer looks. We’re buzzing as so many new arrivals have flown in this past week, mainly accessories. You can preview some of them by clicking the instagram link in the upper right corner👆👉. Or c’mon by for 1st picks before we post more😽

L~ Gucci deep forest green wool dress, size 8. 1960’s crystal moth brooch

C~Valentino moth knit dress, size S. Fendi black alligator belt, fits 32″-37″.

R~Chanel chocolate wool jacket, size 8-10. 1960’s crystal moth brooch.

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Friday, September 11th, 2020

Crisp weather and leaves call for an extra layer of warmth this time of year. Guard yourself against the elements in one of these Burberry trench coats. Did you know that the trench coat was actually first designed by Burberry (& Aquascutum simultaneously) for trench warfare in WWI? You really can’t go wrong with over 100 years of fashionable functionality. We have more options in store as well & are looking forward to serving you.

L~Burberry black hooded trench with removable liner, size 2-4. Hermès silk scarf.

C~Burberry khaki trench with 2 (optional) belts, size 2-4. Hermès silk scarf.

R~ Burberry hooded trench, size 8. LV leopard print silk snood.

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Friday, September 4th, 2020

And with the blink of an eye, autumn seems to be upon us. Back to school and for some of you, back to work is on the agenda. Many new day dresses have hit the floor here including these nice navy numbers below. You’ve conquered Covid thus far so why not celebrate that in a fresh fall frock? Open daily but closed for Labour Day this coming Monday.

L~SOLD Michael Kors (Italy) wool stretch dress, size 4. 1940’s brass necklace.

C~SOLD Prada knit dress, size 6.

R~Fendi stretch dress, size 6-8. 1970’s brass snake belt.

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Friday, August 28th, 2020

For those of you ladies who need sleeves, this post is dedicated to you. It’s also a mini preview of what’s in store for fall. Many new arrivals are up on our instagram too, you really should take a 👀 @thecatsmeowmeow.

L~Missoni 1970’s wool jersey dress and belt, size M.

C~Prada hand beaded, empire dress. Size 4.

R~Tom Ford zipper dress, size 6.

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Friday, August 21st, 2020

Most emeralds come from Columbia but these gems hail from the closets of Toronto. How bloomin’ spectacular is our Oscar de la Renta in the centre!? It’s one of the most luxe pieces that we currently have in house. Yards upon yards of silk taffeta were used in crafting it’s decadent rose. It’s a sight to be seen in person and lucky for you we don’t charge any admission 😸

L~Early 1950’s cotton wiggle dress with hip detail, size 8-10.

C~2010 Oscar de la Renta rose dress, size 4.

R~1960’s brocade dress & jacket set, size 0-2.

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Friday, August 14th, 2020

Vintage hand crochet raffias blend with a lace Valentino, sprinkled with some pearls & crystals on top. These confections are vying for your attention. Which one is your favorite?

L~1960’s hand crochet raffia jacket, size M. Chanel pearl and glass brooch.

C~Valentino cream lace dress with floral print, size 6. 1960’s amber crystal wide belt, size S.

R~1960’s hand crochet raffia dress, size 4-6. 1970’s glass, hand knotted pearl necklace.

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Friday, August 7th, 2020

Take a walk on the wild side with this all Italian designer window. Now we may be a little biased, but these dresses really make us swoon. Don’t you think they’re purrrfect?

L~Prada taffeta dress, size 4. Versace Vintage (logo) necklace.

C~Dolce & Gabbana cotton Majolica and leopard print cotton dress, size 6 sold.

R~Dolce & Gabbana leopard dress, size 2. Bottega Veneta suede & leather tie belt, size S.

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Friday, July 31st, 2020

Ok so we’ve gone buck wild with prints and embellishments this week, because why not? More IS more sometimes. Do you think it’s possible that the skirt on the left is missing something? 😉 It’s details have details and it’s beyond overkill but that’s the point. It’s definitely Marie Antoinette approved!

L~ A la La Croix 1980’s skirt, size M. Stella McCartney knit top, size S-M.

C~Pucci 1970’s velvet flower skirt, size 4-6. Deco crystal necklace.

R~Fendi cold shoulder silk heart dress, size M.

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Friday, July 24th, 2020

Theses lacey looks are dying to get back out there and party like it’s 2019 again. Are you? With stage 3 within reach, events are now gearing up and we are fully stocked with a wide selection of summer and fall dresses. We’re ready and here for you whenever you are.

L~Erdem lace over silk dress, size 6.

C~1950’s bubble hem dress, size 4.

R~Balmain body con dress with lace inserts, size 6. 1970’s crystal necklace/neck tie.

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Friday, July 17th, 2020

Just sit back and bask in the rays of our sunshine yellow display, no spf required. Our rare 1960’s Castillo gown (centre) has the brightest jewelled buttons you ever did lay eyes on! If happiness were an article of clothing, it would definitely be this vintage couture piece.

L~Chanel bouclé skirt, size 4. Versace Medusa cotton t-shirt, size S.

C~Castillo Paris 1960’s yellow halter gown with jewel button, size 2-4.

R~1960’s hand beaded dress, size 6-8.