Couture Carrie

Saturday, February 6, 2016

Architectural Inspiration: Chic Bar Cart

Architectural inspiration via Pinterest.
Darlings, CC is smitten with this lovely little nook, from the luxe leopard print pillow to the beautiful bar cart (note the record player!) to the spectacular stack of books...

Roland Mouret one-shoulder wool-blend dress; this and next three at

Charlotte Olympia Objets D'art suede platform pumps.

Saint Laurent leopard-print calf hair pouch.

Anita Ko Small Dagger 18-karat rose gold diamond earrings.
Darlings, what do you think of this chic space and the look it inspired?

Friday, February 5, 2016

CC Loves... These Beauty Products!

Darlings, here are the beauty products that CC is loving lately! CC has tried almost all of these items and highly recommends them, so be sure to add a few to your chic shopping list!
Avon Anew Vitale Day Cream with Broad Spectrum SPF 25 Sunscreen, at ~ CC's new go-to daily moisturizer!

Avon Big & False Lash Mascara, at, for amazingly voluminous lashes.

Butter London Patent Shine Nail Lacquer in Ace, at

Josie Maran Cosmetics Argan Love Your Lips Hydrating Lipstick, at CC has in Spirited Red and absolutely adores.

Laura Mercier Candelglow Soft Luminous Foundation, at

Marc Jacobs Mod Noir Eau de Parfum, at

Nonie Creme Colour Prevails Nail Lacquer, at Walgreens and, with an ergonomically designed Precision Painter for better, more beautiful results. Comes in 35 custom mixed colours.

NYC New York Color Lovatics by Demi Lovato makeup collection, at CC has the eye shadow palette and mascara and is super smitten with the duo.

Rimmel London Moisture Renew Lipstick, at, in a bevy of beautiful shades for gorgeous, kissable lips all day long.

Rimmel ScandalEyes Xtreme Mascara, with a dual impact brush for huge volume and greater length, at

Sisley Paris Phyto-Eye Twist All in One Eyeshadow Pencil and Eyeliner in Lagoon, at
Which beauty products are you loving lately, darlings?
Do any of these items catch your eye?

Thursday, February 4, 2016

Ravishing Rings

Darlings, CC has rounded up some of the most ravishing rings from her favorite jewelry designers for your viewing pleasure and shopping inspiration... Enjoy!
Alexis Bittar Shattered Cocktail Ring, at

Eddie Borgo Frond Ring, at

Givenchy cocktail ring in palladium-tone brass crystal and faux pearl, at

Gucci embellished ring, at

Holly Dyment ring, at

House of Harlow 1960 Defined Deco Cocktail Ring, at

Irene Neuwirth Diamond Collection mixed-gemstone ring, at

Jennifer Meyer oval pave diamond ring, at

NC Rocks White Venice Ring, at

Roberto Cavalli Swarovski crystal-embellished ring, at

Sevan Bicakci Seagulls & Seascape Ring, at

Sylva & Cie Art Deco Rough Diamond Rin, at

Versace crystal ring, at
Darlings, which of these pretty pieces do you prefer?

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

CC Loves...

Darlings, here are the little lovelies that CC is currently smitten with!
Skinny Tie Madness A Fish Called Fonda skinny tie, at
CC doesn't typically post about menswear, but with Valentine's Day right around the corner, why not? Skinny ties are super hot right now, and these ones are a mere $29.99... Such a fab gift for your guy!

Stone Yesterday Tiny Hoop 18kt rose gold and diamond earring, at

 Stephen Webster diamond and white-gold Thorn ring, at

 Kenneth Jay Lane rhodium-plated crystal necklace, at

Aquazzura Allure suede pumps, at

Gucci metallic leather pump, at

 Dolce & Gabbana box embellished Perspex clutch, at

Roger Vivier mini buckle clutch bag, at

Gucci Broadway Herbarium linen clutch, at

Balenciaga Giant 12 City leather tote, at

Agnelle gold star long gloves, at

Antonio Berardi guipure lace trimmed satin and stretch-crepe mini skirt, at

Proenza Schouler metallic pleated skirt, at

Rick Owns suede biker jacket, at

 Fendi Bag Bugs fur jacket, at

 Gucci lamb and mink fur jacket, at

 Pink floral halter neck dress, at

Erdem Alina appliqued duchesse satin and brocade gown, at

Lanvin fil coupe dress, at

Temperley London Carmelina embroidered tulle gown, at
What are you loving these days, darlings?
Do any of these pretty pieces catch your eye?

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Runway Report: Pretty Patterned Gowns

Darlings, how glamorous are these gowns from the Spring 2016 collections? From gorgeous geometric prints to flirty florals, there's sure to be a fabulous frock in this post for each of CC's fellow fashionistas!
Photos via
Alberta Ferretti

Alice + Olivia

Antonio Berardi

Badgley Mischka


Bottega Veneta

Elie Saab



Giambattista Valli

Jonathan Saunders

Katie Ermilio

Lela Rose

Luisa Beccaria



Reem Acra

Roberto Cavalli


Sonia Rykiel

Valentin Yudashkin


Zuhair Murad
Darlings, which of these gowns do you deem most glam?
CC is smitten with the asymmetric Rodarte number!