Couture Carrie

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Haute Handbags

Darlings, how beautiful are these bags from the Fall 2015 collections?
From terrific totes to chic clutches, there's a perfect piece in this post for each of CC's fellow fashionistas!
Runway photos via style.com.
Opening Ceremony

Badgley Mischka

Banana Republic

Burberry Prorsum

Coach

Louis Vuitton

Max Mara

Michael Kors
Darlings, which of these bags do you deem most beautiful?
CC is smitten with the entire Kors look!
xoxox,
CC

Monday, April 20, 2015

CC Loves...

Darlings, here are some of the little lovelies that CC is currently smitten with!
Lulu Frost Aviary silver-plated Swarovski crystal earrings, at net-a-porter.com.

Tom Ford Starburst Necklace, at tomford.com.

Dezso by Sara Beltran diamond and rose gold cuff, at barneys.com.

 Tom Ford leather open lace-up sandal, at tomford.com.

Balmain leather sandals, at net-a-porter.com.

Dolce & Gabbana lace peep-toe booties, at barneys.com.

Christian Louboutin paint splatter python Sweet Charity shoulder bag, at barneys.com.

Victoria Beckham The Victoria mini matte-leather tote, at net-a-porter.com.

Tom Ford Summer Tote, at tomford.com.

Cedric Charlier block-striped mini skirt, at barneys.com.

MSGM printed satin-twill coat, at net-a-porter.com.

Jonathan Simkai cotton-blend brocade and mesh mini dress; this and next at net-a-porter.com.

Cushnie et Ochs striped tech-jersey strapless dress, at net-a-porter.com.

Stella McCartney ricrac and pleats asymmetric-hem dress; this and next at barneys.com.

Balenciaga pixel-peony Mikado dress.

 Kenzo duchess satin paper drop waist dress, at shopbop.com.

Oscar de le Renta Broderie anglaise silk-organza maxi dress, at net-a-porter.com.

Monique Lhuillier gazar strapless ballgown, at barneys.com.

Kaufmanfranco washed-silk halterneck gown, at net-a-porter.com.
What are you loving these days, darlings?
Do nay of these pretty pieces catch your eye?
xoxox,
CC

Sunday, April 19, 2015

Architectural Inspiration: Divine Dining Area

Architectural inspiration via Pinterest.

Thakoon draped satin-crepe gown; this and next three at net-a-porter.com.

Giuseppe Zanotti metallic snake-effect leather mules.

Diane von Furstenberg 440 envelope elaphe clutch.

Oscar de la Renta gold-plated necklace.
Darlings, what do you think of this bright and beautiful space and the look it inspired?
xoxox,
CC

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Architectural Inspiration: Luxe Living Room

Architectural inspiration via Pinterest. 

J. Mendel pleated asymmetrical gown, at shopbop.com.

Miu Miu leopard-print calf hair mules; this and next two at net-a-porter.com.

Alexander McQueen The De Manta printed silk-satin clutch.

Yunus & Eliza Shard silver ring.
Darlings, what do you think of this luxe living room and the look it inspired?
Do you decorate with animal prints in your home?
xoxox,
CC

Friday, April 17, 2015

CC Loves... These Beauty Products!

Darlings, here are some of the beauty products that CC is loving lately... CC has tried all but the lipstick and highly recommends each one, so be sure to add them to your shopping list!
Burberry Kisses in Crimson Pink, at burberry.com.

C.O. Bigelow scented candles, at bigelowchemists.com ~ 
in a bevy of luxurious scents that burn for 60 hours! 
CC has in Neroli and adores.

Lumene Bright Now Blur Line & Pore Minimizer; this and next at drugstores and lumene.com... 
smoothes rough skin and controls shine. CC adores the mattifying effect on her semi-oily skin.

Lumene Bright Now Vitamin C Day Cream SPF 15, made with wild arctic cloudberry to brighten skin and improve its moisture balance.

NARS Adoration Dual-Intensity Blush, at narscosmetics.com.

Orico London Streetwise City Face Scrub, at oricolondon.com. 
This fab facial polish purifies and restores skin, decongesting pores to remove city grime.
Which beauty products are you loving these days, darlings?
Do any of these items catch your eye?
xoxox,
CC

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Divine Denim

Darlings, CC has rounded up some divine denim looks from the Fall 2015 runways, along with some chic shopping suggestions from her fave online retailers. From superb skinny jeans to beautiful boyfriends to fabulous flares, there's sure to be something spectacular in this post for each of CC's fellow fashionistas!
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J. Crew

 McQ Alexander McQueen

Moschino

Pam & Gela

Paul & Joe

Rag & Bone/JEAN The Slim Crop Jeans; this and next three at shopbop.com.

MiH Marrakesh kick flare jeans.

R13 The Boy skinny jeans.

Paige Denim Transcend Manhattan bootcut jeans.

Frame Denim Le High Flare high-rise jeans; this and next four at net-a-porter.com.

Current/Elliott The Stiletto distressed mid-rise skinny jeans.

 Victoria Beckham Denim Flare high-rise flared jeans.

Balmain moto-style distressed low-rise skinny jeans.

J Brand + Simone Rocha Jake ruffled boyfriend jeans.
Which of these pretty pairs do you prefer?
xoxox,
CC