Sunday, February 18, 2018

Matelassé Yourself: Miu Miu

Miu Miu is known for their signature matelassé purses and bags.
Matelassé is a weaving or stitching technique 
yielding a pattern that appears quilted or padded.




Miu Miu - MATELASSÉ LEATHER BELT BAG


Satin lining
$1,862 CAD






Larger style
$2,109 CAD


MATELASSÉ VELVET BELT BAG

Can be worn as a belt bag or shoulder bag
$1,350 CAD

























Approx $2,800 CAD











Ah! This looks like an old hot rod interior or diner upholestry!!
$2,483 CAD


And just HAD to include this oversized matelassé one:




LEATHER MIU MIU AVENUE TRAVEL BAG
$2,330 CAD









Saturday, February 17, 2018

H&M 60s Mod / 70s / 80s

Went to my local H&M store today & was
pretty blown away by all the cool
60s textiles / colour schemes,
Mod cuts/styles
mixed w/ 70s-style sweats,
80s Knitted sweaters & pastels


Textured Jacket
textured-weave fabric with glittery threads
Polyester 75%; Acrylic 24%; Metallized fiber 1%
$69.99



Chunky-knit Sweater
Acrylic 90%; Wool 10%
$29.99



Jacquard-weave Pants
$59.99
Patterned pants in thick, jacquard-weave fabric with 
a high waist, zip fly, and concealed hook-and-eye fastener. 
Side pockets and tapered legs with creases.



Textured Jacket
 thick, textured-weave fabric.
$59.99



 soft, fluffy knit 
Off-the-shoulder Sweater
Polyamide 100%
$29.99







Ankle Boots
Upper: Leather 100%
Heel height 2 3/4 in.
$79.99




Jacket
$59.99






Knit Sweater
textured-knit sections. Small, stand-up collar with a roll edge
$37.99







Skirt with Fringe
$59.99




Color-block Sweatshirt
$29.99





Texture-patterned Skirt
Viscose 70%; Polyamide 30%
$59.99



Knit Mohair-blend Sweater
Polyamide 32%; Mohair 32%; Wool 32%; Elastane 4%
$79.99




Textured-knit Sweater
dropped shoulders, and long balloon sleeves with scalloped ribbing at cuffs
$39.99





Pull-on Cashmere Pants
100% Cashmere
Elasticized waistband
$129.00



Padded Jacket
Polyester filling
$69.99




Sweatshirt with Printed Design
$39.99







100% Polyester Wide-leg Pants
Zip fly with concealed hook-and-eye fastener. 
Side pockets, back pockets
$39.99





Off-the-shoulder fluffy Sweater
$29.99






Lace Balconette Bra
$24.99








Wide-leg Pants
High waist, concealed side zip, and side pockets. 
$49.99





Annie Lennox, 1986







Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Saint Valentine's

No Pressure. 
Just wear red & do crafts.


Lanvin - pf 2018


Miu Miu - MATELASSÉ LEATHER BANDOLEER BAG
w/ heart, key & anchor metal applique strap


Also comes in denim:











Alexander McQueen - spring 2018



Dolce and Gabbana - SMALL LEATHER SICILY BAG WITH PATCH








Alberta Ferretti - spring 2018


















Vivienne Westwood - JOHANNA HEART HANDBAG 





Thom Browne - resort 2018


Dolce & Gabbana - CUFFLINKS WITH HEARTS








Dolce and Gabbana - DOLCE BOX CLUTCH IN PRINTED LACQUERED WOOD

Fashion imitating Art that was
reappropriating product design


Campbell's Soup Cans is a work of art produced in 1962 by Andy Warhol.