Couture Carrie

Monday, May 25, 2015

CC Loves...

Darlings, here are some of the little lovelies that CC is currently smitten with!
Scosha 10-karat gold sapphire and diamond ring, at

Lanvin crystal and pearl earrings, at

Jimmy Choo Marcine printed suede-trimmed patent-leather pumps, at

Dolce & Gabbana lace open toe ankle boots, at

Rebecca Minkoff MAB mini tote; this and next two at

Loeffler Randall haircalf mini Rider bag.

Versace printed tote.

Valentino printed leather tote, at

Maison Michel Virginie grosgrain-trimmed rabbit-felt fedora, at

Alexander Wang pleated halter crop top, at

Saint Laurent cropped snakeskin jacket, at

Burberry Prorsum ruched tulle midi skirt, at

Marni embroidered cotton skirt; this and next at

Burberry London silk and cotton skirt.

 Bec & Bridge Medusa Deep V dress; this and next at

Torn by Ronny Kobo Thiadora ponte midi dress.

Miu Miu printed mini dress, at

Herve Leger Angelique two-tone bandage dress, at

Kaufman Franco silk blazer romper, at
What are you loving these days, darlings?
Do any of these pretty pieces catch your eye?

Sunday, May 24, 2015

Architectural Inspiration: Couture Closet

Darlings, how fabulous is this walk-in closet?
CC is smitten with the purple-piped chandelier shades and the lovely gold lattice accents!
And shouldn't every gal have a couple of sumptuous sofas in her dressing room?
Architectural inspiration via Pinterest.

Lanvin bubble-skirt silk-gazar dress, at

Christian Louboutin Zappa suede pumps, at

Charlotte Olympia Tight Laced ribbon-embellished gold-tone clutch; this and next at

Lele Sadoughi Mini Stairwell gold-plated cuff.
What do you think of this couture closet and the look it inspired, darlings?

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Architectural Inspiration: Back in Black

Architectural inspiration via Pinterest.

McQ Alexander McQueen pleated duchesse satin mini dress; this and next three at

Bottega Veneta cutout suede ankle boots.

Sophie Hulme box leather tote.

Finds + Moxham Anubis gold-plated and leather necklace...
CC is super smitten with this piece!
Darlings, what do you think of this sumptuous seating area and the look it inspired?
Do you ever dress in all black?

Friday, May 22, 2015

Beachy, Beachy

Darlings, it's Memorial Day weekend, which means it's time for a beautifully beachy post! CC has rounded up some of her favorite beach bags, bikinis, maillots and cover ups for your viewing pleasure and (hopefully) your shopping inspiration. Have a fabulous long weekend!
Photo via CC's "Beachy, Beachy" board on Pinterest.

 Loeffler Randall Industry Bag in mint perforated leather, at

Victoria Beckham simple leather-trimmed linen-canvas tote, at

Araks Elsa bikini, at

Body Glove Vielha Baja triangle bikini, at

Charlie by Matthew Zink Charlie Scarf Bikini, at
CC's preferred swimwear designer, darlings!

Kore Wear Sol bikini, at

 Velvet Sphynx The Garth bikini, at
How cute is this print?

 Matthew Williamson Escape floral-print triangle bikini, at

Wildfox Third Eye cut-out ruched monokini, at

 Mikoh Osaka one piece, at

Etro floral-print halterneck swimsuit, at

J. Crew sleeveless neon tipped rash guard, at

 Mi Ola Ruffles rashguard, at

Mara Hoffman Electrolight printed rash guard, at

Beth Richards Cara rash guard top, at

 Charlie by Matthew Zink Charlie Resort Dress, at

 Emilio Pucci cotton-blend jacquard coverup, at

Anna Kosturova Bianca Dress, at

Philip Treacy studded leather-trimmed woven straw sunhat, at
Which of these pretty pieces are you loving?
CC is smitten with the Anna Kosturova dress!

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Beautiful Baubles

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