Couture Carrie

Friday, November 27, 2015

Chic Stuffing Stuffers

Darlings, happy Black Friday! Are you ready to begin your holiday shopping? CC sure hopes so! She has rounded up some gorgeous little gifts from her favorite online shops for your inspiration... From bodacious beauty products to things that sparkle to tech accessories and everything in between, there's sure to be something spectacular in this pretty post for (almost) everyone on your list!
7 Charming Sisters Perfectionist Earrings, at CC has and absolutley adores... 
So perfect for New Year's Eve!

Bond No. 9 New York Musk Swarovski crystal limited edition bottle, at

Bumble & Bumble Surf Spray, at
For beachy waves no matter how far you might be from the ocean!

Charlie by Matthew Zink Charlie Grecian Coin Bikini, at
CC's favorite swimwear designer has outdone himself!

Coach metallic foil hat, at
Pure perfection for looking chic and staying warm on a brisk winter day!

Deakin & Francis wine bottle cufflinks, at
For the oenophile on your list.

Elizabeth W. butterfly silk sleep mask, at
CC has one of Elizabeth's luxurious masks and wears it religiously ;)

Fendi Paradeyes glitter sunglasses, at
CC is loving this new silhouette!

Jonathan Adler metallic zebra tray, at
CC has and it's so perfect for rings and other small jewels. It's tiny but terrific!

Kate Spade "Eat Cake for Breakfast" iPhone 6 case, at
(CC's motto, darlings!)

Michael Kors Liquid Self Tanner, at
This one is actually on CC's wish list!

NARS Satin Lip Pencil in Timanfaya Park, at
CC has this lip pencil in a variety of shades and absolutely swears by it, darlings!

Paul Smith signature stripe socks, at
This trio is for women, but the online shop has superb socks for the guys on your list, too!

Proenza Schouler PS11 Tiny leather bag, at
It's a splurge, but it is teeny, so it will fit in her stocking!

Senteurs D'Orient Box of 3 Maamoul Soaps, handcrafted in the heart of the Mediterranean, at CC has and is so smitten! Such a sweet hostess gift.

Tory Burch shearling mini bag key fob, at
Luxe and lovely!
Darlings, what's on your Christmas list this year? Do any of these little items catch your eye?
Happy shopping!

Thursday, November 26, 2015

CC Loves... These Beauty Products!

Darlings, Happy Thanksgiving!
Here are a few of the beauty products that CC is loving lately... CC has tried and highly recommends each of these amazing items, so be sure to add them to your chic shopping list!
Burt's Bees Facial Cleansing Towelettes, at CC loves these pre-moistened towelettes for removing dirt, oil and makeup without rinsing.
DDF Glycolic 10% Exfoliating Oil Control Gel; this and next at controls oily shine and clears and prevents acne.
DDF Glycolic Toning Complex ~ minimizes the appearance of CC's fine lines and pores and refines her sensitive skin's texture, visibly decreasing the look of pores!
Michael Kors Liquid Self Tanner, at
For the look of the islands without the airplane fare ;)

Molton Brown Gingerlily Body Lotion, at, a luxurious moisturizing lotion enriched with tamanu nut oil... Exotic. Alluring. Escapist.

NYC New York Color BB Creme 5 in 1 Skin Perfector, at 
CC has in Bronzed Radiance and absolutely adores for evening tone and creating a gorgeous glow!

Sally Hansen Miracle Gel nail polish, at the revolutionary new gel manicure system without the light, in 47 new and of-the-moment shades. CC has the ravishing red polish and it's amazing!
Which beauty products are you using these days, darlings?
Do any of these items catch your eye?

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

CC Loves...

Darlings, here are the little lovelies that CC is currently smitten with!
Jemma Wynne 18-karat gold diamond earrings, at

Lulu Frost Nicanda drop earrings, at

Erickson Beamon Young and Innocent oxidized gunmetal-tone Swarovski crystal necklace, at

Valentino Rockstud zip top pouch, at

Balenciaga cable embossed calf hair tote, at

Chloe suede ankle boots, at

Maison Boinet flannel belt, at
Hadry ~ the ultimate fashion accessory to spare your hair while in the sun! The brand fuses together high fashion, innovative fabric and individuality in pretty printed scarves that fit and flatter. CC has a perfect paisley printed Hadry and absolutely adores it for poolside lounging. Shop at

Janessa Leone gunmetal trim medium brim hat, at

Miu Miu houndstooth wool and cotton-blend boucle-tweed mini skirt; this and next at

Roksanda Teegan wrap-effect silk-blend crepe de chine skirt.

7 for All Mankind The Pintuck Trouser in True Rinsed, at

Alexis Leonard organza sleeve lace top, at

Etro printed crepe jacket, at

Nili Lotan cable-knit turtleneck sweater, at

 Alexander McQueen cutout cable-knit wool sweater, at

Stella McCartney Aline eyelet dress, at

 Needle & Thread embellished chiffon mini dress, at

Giulietta embroidered-bib jumpsuit, at
What are you loving these days, darlings?
Doany of these pretty pieces catch your eye?

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

CC Loves... Tatcha Beauty!

Darlings, CC is so excited to (re)introduce you to Tatcha, a luxurious line of beauty products inspired by the flawless, porcelain skin of the Japanese geisha. CC first featured Tatcha back in 2012, and since then, Tatcha has become both a celeb and a CC fave. Tatcha's gift sets are the ideal presents for your friends and family this holiday season... You can spoil yourself, too, of course! CC hope you enjoy these luxe little lovelies, available at
Indigo Soothing Triple Recovery Cream an incredible anti-aging moisturizer that reverses the signs of aging, even for CC's sensitive, easily-irritated skin. CC absolutely swears by this product, darlings... If there's one product you should add to your arsenal of beauty must-haves this winter season, this is it!

Polished + Radiant Toumeir Brightening Duo, with gentle exfoliating rice enzymes and powerful botanical extracts to even skin tone.

Enduring Complete Kiri Collection, for the exquisite skin of the geisha.

Yakai Celebration of Glamour Set, including Kyoto Red Lipstick and Petal Fresh Japanese beauty papers in a gorgeous gold Kotur clutch... Please, Santa?

Tabi Ultimate Journey set, including tons of Tatcha treasures in a hand-finished calfskin suitcase.
Darlings, have you ever tried Tatcha products before?
Do any of these items catch your eye?

Monday, November 23, 2015

CC Loves...

Darlings, here are the little lovelies that CC is currently smitten with!
Noor Fares Krystallos 18-karat gold multi-stone ring, at

Sophie Bille Brahe Double de Perle Ring, at

Jemma Wynne diamond and pearl ear climbers, at

 Chloe and Isabel Coastline Statement Necklace, at

Sophia Webster Angelo cutout leather and suede slingback pumps, at

 Acne Studios Jensen suede ankle boots, at

Alexander McQueen Rose knuckleduster lace clutch, at

Alaia eyelet-embellished leather shoulder bag, at

Elizabeth and James Cynnie suede bucket bag, at

 Rag & Bone two-tone wool-felt fedora, at

Alexander McQueen jacquard skirt, at

Giambattista Valli sequin coat, at

Givenchy wool-blend crepe coat, at

Max Mara Salice coat, at

Gucci metallic pleated tulle midi dress, at

 Dion Lee open-back bonded crepe dress, at

Erdem Orlanda lace dress, at

 Peter Pilotto Cari crystal-embellished mini dress, at
Darlings, what are you loving these days?
Do any of these pretty pieces catch your eye?