Archive for the ‘Oscar de la Renta’ Category

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Friday, July 16th, 2021

Some really beautiful vintage dresses flounced their way into the shop this week. Everyone who lays their eyes upon that centre dress is magnetized to it instantly. She doesn’t have a label but is definitely a prominent designer! If she could only talk…

L~Oscar de la Renta silk taffeta rose dress, size 4-6.

C~1950’s pink cotton organza dress with ribbon details, size 0-2.

R~Rappi 1950’s silk chiffon kitten bow dress, size 4. Crinoline sold separately.

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Friday, July 9th, 2021

Make them green with envy at your next event as you enter the room wearing chartreuse. This ultra fresh summer hue pops and is guranteed to put you in a great mood. Hey, what are you doing this weekend? You should plan to visit us as we have so many new arrivals to show you!

L~1960’s silk dress with hand detailed empire bodice, size 6.

C~Oscar de la Renta lazer cut silk dress, size 10.

R~1960’s hand beaded dress with pockets, size 8-10.

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Friday, June 25th, 2021

It’s tulle time here at The Cat’s Meow. On it’s own or decorated with beads, it’s hard to argue that tulle is a very feminine textile. Below are some fine examples for you to ogle.

L~1990’s ballerina style tulle gown, size 0-4. 1970’s choker.

C~Oscar de la Renta hand beaded tulle dress, size 4-6.

R~Oscar de la Renta tulle, chantilly lace and silk chiffon gown, size 8.

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Friday, May 28th, 2021

We’ve got your rainy day blues and navies here. All these beauties have great labels including that left showstopper. It’s by couturier George Halley and features yards and yards of silk chiffon encrusted with thousands of crystals, pearls and cabochons. So regal and floaty!

L~George Halley 1960’s silk chiffon gown with hand beaded neckline, size 4-6.

C~Oscar de la Renta floral organza dress, size 4.

R~Peter Pilotto silk corset gown, size 0-2.

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Friday, April 9th, 2021

How feminine are these varying shades of Tiffany blue? The details on the centre Oscar are absolutely exquisite! If a fine french pastry were a dress then this would definitely be it. Speaking of sweet, this month marks our 15th year of Meowing on Avenue Rd. We had a little something planned for all of you but it’ll have to wait for better days. Until then, we want to sincerely THANK-YOU for your patronage as we look forward to the next 15 years of serving you😽

L~1960’s pearl appliqué dress, size 4-6.

C~Oscar de la Renta knit dress, size 2.

R~Chanel 1990’s cashmere cardigan, size M-L.

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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, February 7th, 2020

Whether you are in anticipation of spring or an alternative bride, you may want to consider one of these ivory looks for your next occasion. Over 40 new designer items have been added to the shop this week, most are a size 6-8. Swing by sooner than later for the freshest picks.

L~Oscar de la Renta cashmere & silk suit, size 2. Miriam Haskell 1960’s brooch.

C~Valentino logo brocade dress, size 8. Sold

R~Lela Rose wool dress, size 6. 1970’s crystal & pearl necklaces.

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Thursday, October 3rd, 2019

Dashes of red and gold accent black in our featured looks for the coming week. Mother nature has pulled a 180° all of a sudden and thrown us into the fall season. We here at The Cat’s Meow couldn’t be more ready. We are also now taking in fall/winter consignment so please contact us if you have items to bring by.

L~Oscar silk taffeta dress with enamel beads, size 8.

C~ 1970’s studded maxi skirt, size 6. Dolce & Gabbana crystal medallion tank, size S.

R~Dolce & Gabbana F/W 1992 runway dragon beaded motorcycle jacket, size S. Viktor & Rolf black wool flirty skirty, size 6 sold.

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Friday, September 13th, 2019

When the occasion calls for black tie you really can’t go wrong with either (black label) Armani or Oscar de la Renta. We’ve got both of these labels in store and ready for your perusal, including the three navy and black examples here.

L~Oscar de la Renta beaded dress, size 0.

C~Armani silk bias cut gown, size 0-6. Deco jet necklace.

R~Oscar (sans label) taffeta appliqué dress, size 8.

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Friday, June 28th, 2019

Our goldenrod filled window won’t make you sneeze or cough so you can breath a sigh of relief and enjoy it. Happy Canada day to all and we hope to see you this weekend but we will be closed on Monday.

L~Oscar de la Renta dress, size 4-6. Dolce & Gabbana cardigan, size 6.

C~Chloe chiffon dress, size 4-6. Chanel 1980’s purse.

R~Fendi skirt, size 6. Roberta di Camerino scarf. Lanvin 1970’s necklace.