FRIDAY FEATURES MARCH 24th 2017

 The sun has been finally peaking through every once in awhile and we have a collection of Chanel sunglasses and Spring dresses to get you in that sunshine mood.  If any products catch your eye, come on down to our shop when we open, call us at 503.224.7884, or email hannah@seamstofit.com. (Starting at exactly 10 am, customers in person are served first, phone calls are second emails third.)  Remember, we cannot feature all of our fantastic items on the blog, but we do feature additional gems on our Instagram feed. Make sure you follow us so you are up to date with other amazing pieces at http://instagram.com/seamstofit.

ANY FEATURED PRODUCT CAN BE PLACED ON HOLD THROUGH THE END OF THE DAY. ONLY STARTING AT 10 AM FRIDAY MORNING.  BE AT THE DOOR OR FIRST TO CALL TO RESERVE A HOLD.

PURSES:

LOUIS VUITTON ‘Damier Greenwich Travel Tote’

This structured and expandable travel tote is from Louis Vuitton’s 2001 collection, but holds up to its age in its classic design.  A squared off box shape can be used as is, or if you bought an extra pair of shoes on your weekend trip, interior clasp can just unhook and, voila…the top becomes wider and taller.   Interior is lined in rust red canvas with one large zippered side pocket and elastic clasp that compacts or expands top.  Measures 16″ [W] x 10″ [H] x 9.5″ [D] at most compact, expands to be taller and wider at top, with a 6.5″ handle drop.  Retailed for $2,500, priced at $1,000.

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PROENZA SCHOULER ‘PS13 Moth Python Clutch’

Despite its neutrality, this over sized clutch is a stand out.  Cream and charcoal printed python skin creates a luxurious texture that is has an understated opulence.  A full zipper gives access to main center compartment but additional storage can be used in front envelope style flap pocket or zippered back compartment.  Measures 12″ [W] x 8″ [H] x 2″ [D].  Retailed for $2,475, priced at $799.

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LOUIS VUITTON ‘Excursion’ Travel Bag

Originally designed in 1998, this bag was marketed as a shoe carrier for your travels.  While you are not required to carry only shoes in this piece, it will fit up to 3 pairs of shoes, only 2 booties.  Interior is lined in tan canvas and has one slim open side pocket.  Measures 10″ [W] x 13″ [H] x 5″ [D] with a 6″ handle drop.  Retailed for $970, priced at $499.

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SHOES:

CHANEL Gunmetal Ballet Flats Size 7 1/2

Our only shoe this week, but it is one of our best sellers!  This dark gunmetal leather was part of the 2016 Spring collection and is ready to add a little metal sheen to your feet.  A classic style with stitched CC and leather bow on toe, with a slight black 1/2 heel.  French size 38, fits like a 7 1/2.  Sold with original box.  Retailed for $750, priced at $349.

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ACCESSORIES:

HERMÈS Follow The Number Silk/Cashmere Scarf

This soft and lightweight scarf features a whimsical print of a follow the number maze design.  Each letter of HERMÈS is jumbled within pattern, but corresponds to a number, that if you follow each number’s trail, the letters will be in correct order.  A pale pink silk and cashmere blend, this scarf is a great neck tie style for Spring.  Measures smaller than the typical Hermès scarf, at 25″ x 25″.  Sold with original box.  Priced at $179.

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LOUIS VUITTON PORTFOLIO

Remember your three ring binders from your school days?  Get a sophisticated and grown up version to use in your professional life today.  This portfolio from 1999, features a three ring metal center, as well as slim side slots for organizing all your papers.  Measures 10.25″ [W] x 12″ [H] x 2.25″ [D].  Priced at $249.

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CHANEL ‘4155-Q’ Sunglasses

Shield sunglasses are making a come back in the fashion world, and why not, they fully protect your eyes from all angles.  This black style is only trimmed in silver from the interior, for a modern sleek design.  Finished with Chanel’s signature quilted caviar leather on side arms.  Priced at $229.

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CHANEL ‘5054’ Camellia Sunglasses

A smaller shape than the last pair, this rounded style is crafted of a tortoise frame for a neutral finishing accessory.  Finishing details add a little luxe to this pair of shades with the gold CC on one side arm, and signature camellia on opposite arm.  Sold with original case.  Priced at $199.

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CHANEL ‘5067’ Sunglasses

Our second shield style today is a little smaller than the first and in a brown with golden lens color.  Lenses are again only rimmed from the interior for smooth front lines.  Finished with gold interlocking CC detail on each side of lenses.   Priced at $199.

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JEWELRY:

JAMIE JOSEPH Brown Sapphire Ring Size  5 3/4

Jamie Joseph sure knows how to pick her stones.  This brown sapphire has a mesmerizing depth of color  that shimmers at every catch of light.  Cut in an oblong shape and measuring 3/4 wide, this piece is a simple and elegant everyday statement.  Finished with Jamie’s 14k yellow gold trim and hand hammered sterling band.  Size 5 3/4.  Sold with original Twist pouch.  Retailed approximately $750, priced at $399.

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DAVID YURMAN ‘Mobile Chain Earrings’

These earrings are currently for sale on Yurman’s website, so don’t miss a chance to pay a fraction of retail.  Five interlocking links rotate around each other, with three in a sterling cable, one in 14k yellow gold, and one solid sterling.  Each move you make will have these earrings twisting around each other in an organic rotation.  Measuring just over 2 1/4″ in length, these are a simple statement piece.  Sold with original pouch.  Currently retails for $650, priced at $350.

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CLOTHING:

CHANEL Tiered Ribbed Knit Dress Size 4

From 2007’s Spring season this sheer knit dress by Chanel is a perfect flirty date night piece.  Crafted out of a viscose blend this dress features a sheer deep v neck with double layered ruffle short sleeves.  Tiered ruffles continue along skirt with a form fitting banded waist that will show off all your curves.  French size 36, fits like a size 4.  Priced at $599.

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VALENTINO RED Embroidered Silk Dress Size 4

How sweet is this vintage inspired, embroidered and tiered silk dress?  Wear this to any wedding or garden cocktail party this season, and you will feel fabulous.  Three tiers of black silk are embroidered with a berry and branch pattern with micro fringe detail on each seam edge.  Sold with original hangar.  Italian size 40, fits like a 4.  Priced at $299.

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CHANEL 2014 Crochet Cotton Jacket Size 6

The weight of this heavy cotton crocheted sweater is a perfect layer for our chilly Spring evenings.  Composed of a mixed color yarn of charcoal, navy, blush, white and black colors for a visually stimulating texture and pattern.  Crocheted in tighter loops along waist, pockets and button front for a polished finish.  Gunmetal CC buttons adorn the front and each of 4 front pockets.  French size 38, fits like a size 6.  Priced at $699.

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MARNI Floral Shift Dress Size 8

Marni’s prints are always organic and artistic, never the boring run of the mill designs.  This charcoal and grey leaf print has added dimension with cream hazy roses placed throughout.  A cotton blend sleeveless shift style with hip pockets, this piece will work for you from day to night.  Italian size 44, fits like a size 8.  Priced at $299.

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Friday Features, March 17th, 2017

Happy Saint Patrick’s Day Seams To Fitters!  While we do not have anything overtly green to feature this week, with any luck you will be the lady who gets to walk away with some Hermès, Chanel, or Louis Vuitton this fortuitous Friday!  If any products catch your eye, call us at 503.224.7884, or email hannah@seamstofit.com. (Customers in person and phone calls are always first served at or after 10am PST, emails second.)  Remember, we cannot feature all of our fantastic items on the blog, but we do feature additional gems on our Instagram feed. Make sure you follow us so you are up to date with other amazing pieces at http://instagram.com/seamstofit.

ANY FEATURED PRODUCT CAN BE PLACED ON HOLD THROUGH THE END OF THE DAY. ONLY STARTING AT 10 AM FRIDAY MORNING.  BE AT THE DOOR OR FIRST TO CALL TO RESERVE A HOLD.

PURSES

LOUIS VUITTON Brown Monogrammed ‘Evasion’ Carry-All Luggage – SOLD

A perfect weekender, the “Evasion” bag by Louis Vuitton is roomy, structured, and thoughtful, with its front pocket lined with nylon for shoes.  The main interior opens with a double zip top to reveal light-colored canvas with a single open brown nylon pocket.  Circa 1995, this piece is an outstanding example of how Louis Vuitton stands the test of time.  This “Evasion” bag is in great condition, with only minor discoloration along the leather piping, and natural worn patina of the leather top handles.  It has a lock still attached as adornment (the combination has been lost long ago), and comes with its leather name tag and handle buckle strap.  Size 16″ [W] x 15″ [H] x 10″ [D].  The “Evasion” retailed for $1980, our price is $1000. SOLD

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BOTTEGA VENETA Terra Cotta Colored “Intrecciato” Leather Hobo – SOLD

Bottega Veneta is know for their “intrecciato” woven leather, and this bag is a fantastic representation of their craftsmanship.  The soft burnt orange leather is easy to carry under the arm, and has a single central zippered pocket, with an exciting contrasting turquoise suede lining that also forms four pockets along the corners of the hobo purse.  Size 16″ [W] x 7.5″ [H] x 6.5″ [D].  This bag retailed approximately $2000, our price is $799. SOLD

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JIMMY CHOO Royal Blue ‘Python Rivera’ Wristlet Clutch

A royal blue so eye-catching, that on python it’s electric, and this brand new “Python Rivera” clutch is an awesome statement piece.  A gold-tone flip-key claps secures the bag, and opens to reveal tan suede interior with a single zipped pocket.  The wristlet buckle strap is extra long, adding the edge and fashion forwardness that a blue python bag should have.  Size 9.5″ [W] x 6″ [H].  Brand new, this clutch retails $1295.  Our price is $599.

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CHANEL Pearlescent Leather Diamond Quilted ‘Cotton Club Pochette’ – SOLD

The pearlized leather of this bag is a perfect color opener for the season.  The shimmery lightness brings a touch of elegance to any outfit, and will contrast nicely with spring jewel tones.  The “Cotton Club” diamond quilted pochette is made unique with signature stitched CC’s set off-center, with opposing smooth-finished corner pocket.  The back also has an open, quilted pocket.  This small purse is secured by a silver top zip, with signature chain pull.  The interior is wine-colored canvas, with a single zipped pocket.  Pearlized leather is woven through the silver chain shoulder strap.  Size 8.25″ [W] x 4.75″ [H] x 1.25″ [D].  The “Cotton Club Pochette” retailed approximately $795.  Our price is $499. SOLD

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CHANEL Black Lambskin Wristlet, Circa 1997 – SOLD

At 20 years old, this wristlet by Chanel is in exquisite condition.  The black lambskin is extremely supple, and has both the branded stitched CC’s on one side, with their signature diamond quilting on the other.  A gold CC charm hangs from the zipped top, and opens to reveal a deep burgundy leather interior, with one additional signature zipper pulled pocket.  In wonderful shape, and a perfect addition to any outfit, any day, any season.  Size 8″ [D] x 4.75″ [H] x 2″ [W].  Priced at $499. SOLD

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LOUIS VUITTON Brown Damier ‘Trousse Square Pochette’ – SOLD

This tiny purse is perfect for those nights when you only need your “keys, phone, wallet”, or a great “bag within a bag”.  The checkered “Damier” printed canvas is mimicked in the square shape of this sweet pochette.  A gold tone zipper secures the piece, and opens to reveal a rust colored canvas interior.  Circa 2000, but in new condition.  Size 6.5″ [W] x 5.5″ [H] x 2.5″ [D].  Priced at $299. SOLD

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SHOES

JIMMY CHOO Beige Patent Leather with Black Slingback ‘Mandy’ Heels, Size 5

An amazing feminine cut, the “Mandy” heels by Jimmy Choo have a delicately pointed toe, and the black slingback straps leading from the outer edge, cross the foot on the bias in the most seductive way.  In like new condition, these heels come with their box and dust bag.  Size 5 (European 35).  The “Mandy’s” originally retailed $750, our price is $249.

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JEWELRY

CHANEL Sparkling Black Enamel on Silver Camellia Ring, Size 7 – SOLD

From the 2004 spring collection, this signature ring by Chanel is not only the favorite flower of Coco Chanel, but also bears the branded CC’s, and has a midnight sparkle in the black enamel, accentuated by silver trim.  Size 7.  In near new condition, with box and original tag.  The ring retailed for $429 in 2004, our current price is $329. SOLD

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ACCESSORIES

HERMÈS Silver ‘Bolduc’ Scarf Ring – SOLD

A signature accessory for Hermès scarf collectors.  This square silver/palladium plated scarf ring features a stitched trim surrounding the perimeter, with one side showing “Hermès – Paris” and the other with their horse drawn carriage logo.  Size 0.8″ in diameter.  With pouch and box.  The “Bolduc” scarf ring currently retails for $175, our price is $119. SOLD

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HERMÈS Cream, Black, Blue, and Pink ‘Qu’Import Le Flacon’ Silk Scarf by Catherine Baschet

This beautiful piece by Catherine Baschet was originally printed in 1988.  The title implies “provided we have the intoxication to import the bottle”, and could pertain to either perfume bottles, or flasks, as both scents and spirits can be intoxicating.  Either way, the extravagant collection of bottles in this scarf gives us a bit of a beauty buzz.  Size 35″ x 35″.  Our price is $199.

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HERMÈS ‘La Vie Du Grand Nord’ Silk Scarf by Aline Honoré – SOLD

From 2004, this piece, while winter in its motif, has the springiest of colors!  From bright reds, oranges, and yellows, to a melon-colored border, this piece brings so much life to an otherwise cold, and unforgiving environment.  As the name implies, designed with polar bears, reindeer, wolves, and native people fishing and hunting – it is living the Life of the Great North!  This piece is 35″ x 35″ and comes with its box.  Priced at $279. SOLD

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HERMÈS Porcelain Blue and White ‘Le Jardin de Leila’ Silk Scarf by François Houtin – SOLD

  François Houtin began his career as a garden and landscape designer, and upon learning the art of printmaking, he began his artistic career with prints inspired by “gardens, topiaries, and plant architectures”.  This finely printed piece gives way to a magical fantasy of lounging in a most decadent garden oasis.  The light porcelain blue and white etched drawing brings even more etherical lightness to the piece.  Size 35″ x 35″ square, with box and new tag.  Truly a work of art, this piece is currently on the Hermès website as a “wish list” item.  Our price is $399. SOLD

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HERMÈS ‘Ex-Libris En Kimonos’ Silk Scarf by Anamorphée

From 2011, the “Ex-Libris En Kimonos” by Anamorphée is a rare scarf by Hermès, and is a collectible.  “Ex-Libris” is  a bookplate that shows the name of the owner of the book, and in this case, the scarf shows the “owner’s” (Hermès’) “bookplate” with their horse drawn carriage and H logo artistically placed within the center of the piece.  All of the unique patterns and prints are reminiscent of Kimono fabrics and Japanese inspiration.  Size 35″ x 35″ square, with box and new tag.  Our price is $499.

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BOTTEGA VENETA Grey, Olive, Rust Brown, and Black Cashmere/Silk Shawl – SOLD

Cloud-like to the touch, this large (55.2″ x 58.4″) gauzy cashmere/silk blend shawl feels luxurious, and looks expensive.  The intricate print is reminiscent of crackled and decaying mosaic tiles found on the walls of many ancient buildings in Southern Europe.  The print is delicately placed upon a woven mesh center, with a fine fringed border in a greyish taupe.  This piece comes with its box and original tag, and retailed approximately $970.  Our price is $399. SOLD

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CLOTHING

BRUNELLO CUCINELLI Blushing Beige Silk Top with Pleated Bib, Size XS-S

Tailored perfection meets Brunello’s perfected palette.  This blushing beige silk top is finished with a finely pleated cotton/nylon bib with Peter Pan collar and Cucinelli’s signature silver milgrain trim.  A fresh and modern take on a suiting classic.  Size XS-S.  Priced at $199.

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PROENZA SCHOULER Black, Orange, and Silvery Grey Floral Print Silk Dress, Size 6

Flirty and feminine, this gorgeous and lively floral print brings a bit of fun to this fit n’ flare silk dress.  This fabulous tropical print is grounded by black horizontal seamed sides, and has a subtle twist to the sleeveless straps.  Size 6.  This piece originally retailed approximately $1200, our price is $399.

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MISSONI Salmon Pink to Grey Dawn Knit Blend Dress, Size 8

Brand new with tags, this stunning dress by Missoni is truly a woven work of art.  The piece is comprised of rayon, cashmere, wool, and nylon, and is lined with silk.  The crochet salmon pink bust is in line with what we expect from Missoni’s stitch, but the felted striped layers give this dress a touch of the unique.  Brand new, this piece retailed $1680, our price is 599.

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ROBERTO CAVALLI Black and Purple Orchid Printed Silk Dress, Size 8

Known for his graphic prints, this piece by Roberto Cavalli is in keeping with a blown-up purple orchid print across the sheer top.  The skirt is solid black, and fitted with a slip.  A black enamel and gold mirrored flower charm applique has been added to the left shoulder, and would pair perfectly with this weeks featured Chanel ring.  This gorgeous dress is ready to stop the room and bring intriguing attention to the sensual lady underneath.  Size 8 (Italian 44).  Priced at $399.

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FRIDAY FEATURES MARCH 10th 2017

  Boy do we have some great Bling Bling for you today.  Crystallized clutches and diamond detailed jewelry are the highlights of this weeks blog, but don’t miss the vintage Chanel and artistic clothing pieces thrown in too.  If any products catch your eye, call us at 503.224.7884, or email hannah@seamstofit.com. (Customers in person and phone calls are always first served at or after 10am PST, emails second.)  Remember, we cannot feature all of our fantastic items on the blog, but we do feature additional gems on our Instagram feed. Make sure you follow us so you are up to date with other amazing pieces at http://instagram.com/seamstofit.

ANY FEATURED PRODUCT CAN BE PLACED ON HOLD THROUGH THE END OF THE DAY. ONLY STARTING AT 10 AM FRIDAY MORNING.  BE AT THE DOOR OR FIRST TO CALL TO RESERVE A HOLD.

PURSES:

JUDITH LEIBER Art Deco Inspired Minaudiere Evening Bag

Judith Leiber’s crystal encrusted minaudiere evening bags are dazzling works of art.  These pieces are often in whimsical shapes and designs, but today we offer a more classic piece in a striped art deco inspired box shape.  Stripes of red, gold, green, black and silver adorn this two tiered box style clutch.  Clutch opens with onyx clasp on front center and reveals a gold leather lined interior with small comb and mirror accessories.   This gold trimmed piece is finished with an optional gold chain strap and leather base.  Measures 5.5″ [W} x 3″ [H] x 3″ [D] with a 19″ chain drop.  Sold with original accessories.  Priced at $499.

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CHANEL 1997 Brick Red Tiny Crossbody Purse  – SOLD

This vintage gem is not large enough for most cell phones these days. Simplify your life and take a break from technology for the night and focus on your friends and experiences.  [We stand corrected while, while phones with thick protective cases do not fit, an I Phone 6 does fit alone, just not much room for anything else.]   Crafted out of a brick red caviar leather, this is a durable and compact accessory.  Finished with a CC turn lock front clasp, gold bar attachments on sides, and a gold and red leather interwoven chain.  Back of bag has one additional slim pocket.  Measures 3″ [W] x 7″ [H] x 1.5″ [D] with a 20″ strap drop.  Priced at $429. SOLD

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BOTTEGA VENETA Dark Brown Intrecciato Leather Crossbody – SOLD

The softest of leather was used to weave this perfectly compact cross body bag by Bottega Veneta.  Leather is a very dark brown, almost black shade, creating a luxurious neutral for any outfit.  Each side of strap is knotted on sides for a little extra dimension.  Finished with a full zippered top and lined in a black nylon with one zippered interior pocket.  Measures 8″ [W] x 6″ [H] x 2.5″ [D] with a 22″ strap drop.  Similar styles retail for $1,500, priced at $499. SOLD

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SHOES:

GUCCI Woven Leather and Suede Peep Toe Booties Size 9

Grab these sexy booties next time you are ready for a date night and you will be sure to impress.  Black leather strips are knotted in a mesh weave along full front and sides of foot, while a suede panel runs along heel and ankle cap.  Finished with a 4 1/2″ heel and a suede trimmed peep toe.  Sold with original box and dust bag.  Italian size 39 1/2, fits like a size 9.  Retailed for $1,450, priced at $499.

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JEWELRY:

VAN CRAEYNEST 18k and Diamond Ring Set Size 4

Family owned for over 100 years, Van Craeynest creates some of the most delicately ornate jewelry we have ever seen.  Their motto is to “Create Poetry in Jewelry”.  This amazing ring set has a brilliant sparkling .73 ct center diamond, with a VS-2 clarity and H/I color, in a domed floral design.  The same vintage inspired detailing is used all around center diamond, with smaller diamonds within each flower’s center and along bar sides.  Accompanying accent band nestles perfectly underneath main ring for a hugging set.  Band features 10 round brilliant cut diamonds for a total carat weight of .28, with a VS clarity and G/H color. Size 4.  Sold with current appraisal valued at $7,750, priced at $4,000.

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14K Garnet and Diamond Ring Size 7 1/4

A deep and rich red garnet, this color is called the almandite garnet for it’s dark hue.  This detailed ring features a 8 ct garnet, with checkerboard style faceting, set in a rhodium granulated double collar style bezel.  Granulations are cut in a way to resemble diamonds, but is truly intricately cut metal.  Band is adorned with 3 small round cut diamonds on each side, with a .08 total carat weight.  Size 7 1/4.  Sold with current appraisal valued at $3,000, priced at $1,500.

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14k and Lapis Earrings

Lapis is growing more and more rare these days, especially the stones with a high amount of gold fleck throughout.  With that in mind, don’t miss these stunningly large pyramid shaped earrings trimmed in 14k yellow gold.  Each lapis stone is over 20 carats with pyrite crystal gold flecks throughout.  Stones measure about 1″ by 1″ and will make a gorgeous natural statement.  Sold with current appraisal value at $2,000, priced at $1,000.

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14k Opal and Diamond Ring Size 5 1/2

A unique vintage ring, this piece is equally feminine and artistic.  Eight marquis cut opals with strong blue, green and red undertones, are placed in a tiered flower setting.  This piece from the 1960’s,  has one side of flower adorned with 8 diamonds for a fun off balance design.  Size 5 1/2.  Sold with current appraisal valued at $1,800, priced at $899.

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14k Opal and Ruby Ring Size 5

Another vintage opal beauty, but this time accented with rubies!  One full carat oval opal is mounted in a Fleur-De-Lis crown setting.  Estimated to be from the 1970’s this ring would love to be an ornate adornment for your finger.  Rubies are set on each side of opal for a total weight of .50 carats.  Size 5.  Sold with current appraisal valued at $1,500, priced at $799.

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TIFFANY & CO. Platinum and Diamonds Tiny X Studs – SOLD

These tiny stud earrings manage to pack quite a sparkling punch despite their 7.5mm size.  A perfect pair to wear everyday, these platinum earrings are designed in a curved X motif, to help the light catch the diamonds from all angles.  A total of 22 diamonds adorn this pair for a .11 total carat weight.  Diamonds are of a VS clarity and F/G color.  Sold with original pouch and current appraisal valued at $1,650.  Priced at $799. SOLD

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DEAN HARRIS 18k Multi-Chain Necklace – SOLD

One of fine jewelry’s master of delicate details is Dean Harris, who expertly mixes organic yet modern elements.  This necklace is composed of 9 thin strands of 18k yellow gold.  Each link is twists around itself and is capped with tiny ball ends.  Measures 16″ in length, this piece will be an elegant and dainty addition to your collar.  Retailed for approximately $1,500, priced at $699. SOLD

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CLOTHING:

MARNI Black and Blue Brocade Coat Size 8

Whether worn as outerwear, or as a tunic, this wool blend coat is a perfect lightweight layer for Portland’s Spring.  A navy embroidered brocade design covers this black based fabric for a neutral with loads of visual interest.  Short sleeves are capped around shoulders in a vintage cut with a stiff propped up collar.  Finished with hook and eye closure front and pockets at the hips.  Italian size 42, fits like a size 8.  Priced at $299.

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DRIES VAN NOTEN Blue Geometric Silk Dress Size 10  – SOLD

Belgian based designer Dries Van Noten uses some of the most interesting mix of prints in fashion today.  This slate blue with navy geometric printed silk dress has panels of mixed patterns that all somehow organically mesh.  Continuing the mix of patterns, Dries added an embroidered gold and red fabric strip along collar and left shoulder.  Finished with elegant draping along front waist and bust and 3/4 length sleeves.  French size 40, fits like a size 10.  Priced at $399. SOLD

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ISABEL MARANT ‘Caty’ Floral Embroidered Dress Size L – SOLD

Isabel’s boho Parisian chic aesthetic is on full display in this loose knit floral embroidered shift.  A thick cotton was used to create the net style mesh main body as well as heavy embroidered large floral design.  While Marant styled this without anything underneath, the less brave of us can let whatever is your favorite color pop underneath.  Finished with a loose cut short sleeve and high scoop neck.  Marked a size large, fits like a 10-12.  Priced at $279. SOLD

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DRIES VAN NOTEN Mixed Printed Silk Blouse Size 12 – SOLD

Another example of Van Noten’s mixed prints comes with this short sleeve silk blouse.  He often uses real photographic images or paintings to create unique patterns.   Bust and sleeves are a  photo of ocean waves in dark greens and aquas.  Waist panel is a grey and black landscape painting of a quaint countryside.  Lapel on collar adds one more layer of pattern in a simple black with golden V pattern.  French size 42, fits like a size 12.  Priced at $159. SOLD

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Friday Features, March 3rd, 2017

 As March begins, so does our springtime fever!  We are craving blossoms, sunshine, fresh colors, and new items for this season’s wardrobe.  With so much coming in, and just a taste of what we have to offer on this blog, we are inundated with Chanel, Oscar de la Renta, Jason Wu, and Balenciaga (to name a few), and are excited to begin the season with a spring in our step!  If any products catch your eye, call us at 503.224.7884, or email hannah@seamstofit.com. (Customers in person and phone calls are always first served at or after 10am PST, emails second.)  Remember, we cannot feature all of our fantastic items on the blog, but we do feature additional gems on our Instagram feed. Make sure you follow us so you are up to date with other amazing pieces at http://instagram.com/seamstofit.

ANY FEATURED PRODUCT CAN BE PLACED ON HOLD THROUGH THE END OF THE DAY. ONLY STARTING AT 10 AM FRIDAY MORNING.  BE AT THE DOOR OR FIRST TO CALL TO RESERVE A HOLD.

PURSES

PRADA Black and Manila Leather ‘Vitello Soft Double Shoulder’ Bag

Brand new, this sophisticated piece of luxury is not only a sleek statement, but a bag for any day and all occasions.  This supple leather purse can be worn with either side exposed, with a neutral color-blocked double turn-key front, or use plain black single buckled flap side.  The double turn-key opens to reveal an accordion divided interior with a magnetic flap pocket inside.  The black buckled strap side is secured a magnet, and has a single compartment.  Both sides are expandable, with snap tops for adjustment, and the center may also be used as an additional pocket, or to store the shoulder straps to use as a clutch.  Brand new, with dust bag.  Size 11.5″ [W] x 8″ [H] x 3″ [D].  The “Vitello Soft Double Shoulder Bag” retails for $2800, our price is $1600.

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BALENCIAGA Black Lambskin Leather ‘Paper A4’ Tote – SOLD

Strikingly signature, with its familiar hardware and zipper pull front pocket, this large tote by Balenciaga has all the bells and whistles of their iconic style, but with plenty of functional room, perfect for the busy woman on the go.  The divinely textured lambskin is secured by a zip top that opens fully, revealing a roomy interior reminiscent of a doctor’s bag or luggage piece.  A single flap inside holds two open compartments for a small phone or keys.  Size 16″ [W] x 12.5″ [H] x 6.5″ [D].  In like new condition, our price is $899. SOLD

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MANSUR GAVRIEL Navy Suede Bucket Bag With Pouch – SOLD

A favorite bag for the trendy gal, the bucket bag by Mansur Gavriel has quickly turned iconic.  This version is done in a hearty dark blue suede.  The leather drawstring top opens to reveal a simple interior, and is complete with its detachable zippered pouch, and dust bag.  In like new condition.  Size 10″ [W] x 12″ [H] x 6″ [D].  This bucket bag retailed for $595, our price is $299. SOLD

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SHOES

CHRISTIAN LOUBOUTIN Taupe ‘Mixed Spiked Suede & Knotted Mesh Flats’, Size 7.5
-SOLD

Still currently for sale in fine retail shops, these radical flats are modern art for the foot.  Taupe suede caps the toe and heel, and is met by a black and bronzy brown woven mesh body.  The toes are embellished with tortoise shell pyramid spikes, creating a combo of textures and styles in a fairly neutral flat.  Size 7.5 (European 38).  In wonderful condition, with dust bag, and currently retailing for $695.  Our price is $399.  SOLD

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ACCESSORIES

CHANEL Vintage Black Lambskin Leather Tri-Fold Wallet – SOLD

Circa 1996, this wallet is still in fine condition.  Nearly new even.  The stitched signature front is a single snap pocket, and the back side opens to reveal a billfold with credit card compartments.  Size 4.5″ [W] x 4″ [H] when folded.  Like new, we have this vintage piece priced at $249. SOLD

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JEWELRY

DAVID YURMAN Sterling and 14K Yellow Gold ‘Crossover Wide Ring’, Size 8 – SOLD

Five bands of intermixed cable and smooth sterling are intertwined with a crossover 14k yellow gold X center.  Size 8.  The ring measures 18mm at its widest, with the back of the band narrowing to 8mm.  The “Crossover Wide Ring” by David Yurman retails for $850, our price is $399. SOLD

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DAVID YURMAN Sterling ‘Albion’ Black Onyx and Diamond Ring, Size 6 – SOLD

The “Albion” is a classic Yurman statement ring.  Sterling silver is fashioned into a double cable band which meets a square bezel filled with diamonds (0.22 cttw), surrounding an 11mm faceted black onyx stone center.  Size 6.  With original pouch and box.  The “Albion Black Onyx and Diamond Ring” currently retails for $900, our price is $499. SOLD

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JOHN HARDY Sterling and 22K Yellow Gold ‘Palu Oval Kick Cuff’, Size M – SOLD

Truly signature, and a work of art.  John Hardy’s braided cable cuff is in solid sterling, and has an articulated hinge for wearable ease.  The matching tips are in 22k yellow gold and in the “Palu” style, Palu being the word for “hammer” in Indonesian.  Size M, and measures 20mm at its widest, and narrows to 10mm in width.  The “Palu Oval Kick Cuff” retailed for $1295, our price is $649. SOLD

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ROBERTO COIN 18K White Gold and Diamond ‘Large Inside Outside Hoop’ Earrings – SOLD

Timeless elegance resides in these earrings.  The solid 18k white gold “Large Inside Outside Hoops” are covered in diamonds (1.10 cttw).  The “inside outside” refers to the placement of half of the diamonds facing the front outside of the earring, and the other half line the interior side of the back, so that front facing, diamonds are all you see.  The earrings are 35mm in diameter, and have Roberto Coin’s signature ruby tipped on the back edge of both pieces.  These hoops retailed for $3500, our price is $1800. SOLD

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CLOTHING

JASON WU Black Leather and Navy Cotton Dress, Size XS-S – SOLD

From the 2015 collection, this stunning dress is a perfect combination of edge and tailored sophistication.  The sleeveless black leather bodice meets a long, mid-calf pencil skirt in a densely textured navy cotton.  In wonderful condition, size XS-S, fits like a 2-4.  This dress by Jason Wu originally retailed just over $2000.  Our price is $499. SOLD

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ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Black Viscose Dress, Size S-M

The Little Black Dress just got a little more intriguing.  This piece by Alexander McQueen is comprised of a very fine knit viscose.  Wonderfully weighted, the full pleated skirt meets a puckered triple ribbon waistband, and the scalloped edges of the short sleeves and collar add just a touch of extra femininity.  Size S-M, fits like a 6-8.  Priced at $499.

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JASON WU Navy Silk Floral Print Dress, Size 8

Lady-like and etheric, this gorgeous dress by Jason Wu is from the 2012 spring collection, and is brand new with tags.  The sheer navy silk overlay is connected to a solid silk slip underneath.  The feminine blouse has cascading flower petals flowing into the skirt full of flowers in blue and brushed dove grey.  Grosgrain ribbon trims the piece, and has a button down front.  Size 8.  New, with tags, this dress retailed for $1795.  Our price is $599.

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OSCAR DE LA RENTA Cream Lambskin Leather Jacket, Size 8

It hardly gets more couture than this: cream lambskin leather with hand pleated swirling leather applique with silk cord looping throughout.  This piece has a zip front, and is silk lined.  Size 8.  New, with tags, this sumptuous leather jacket retailed for $3950.  Our price is $699.

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CHANEL Black, White, Navy, and Brown Tweed Skirt Suit, Size 8

This skirt and jacket suit speaks Chanel from a distance.  This mixed fiber tweed is a wonderful combination of all our matching neutrals, from black and white to navy and brown, with a bit of silver thread throughout.  The fringe trimmed skirt, meets a tailored ribbon edged jacket, with two heart shaped breast pockets.  Zip front, silk lined, with signature buttons.  Size 8 (French 40).  Priced at $1000.

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CHANEL Cream and Black With Colorful Patchwork Silk Blouse, Size 10 – SOLD

A unique design of billowing cloud patches, this silk cap sleeve blouse by Chanel is whimsical and texturally interesting.  Scalloped silver thread trims each “cloud”, some filled with striped pale greens and pinks, some with bright pink, purple, and blue floral print, and others filled in solid black.  Full back zipper.  Size 10 (French 42).  New, with tag/extra patchwork fabric.  Priced at $299. SOLD

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CHANEL Cream Cotton/Nylon Daisy Eyelet Skirt Suit, Size 12

A spring suit for a celebratory occasion, this skirt and jacket suit is of the highest craftsmanship and design.  The fine knit cotton is trimmed in large daisy eyelet embroidery along the hem of the skirt, and the cuffs, collar and pocket trim of the jacket.  The lines of the jacket and skirt waistband are made to sparkle with silver beaded fringe trim.  The jacket is open front, with a single signature button at the top.  New, with tag/fabric swatch/button.  Size 12 (French 44).  This amazing two-piece retailed for $6410, our price is $1200.

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FRIDAY FEATURES FEBRUARY 24th 2017

 With almost 1,000 items received since we re-opened last week, we have been thrilled with the quality of products you are all bringing us.  A big THANK YOU to all consignor’s for knowing exactly what to bring us!  This week is heavy on the designer handbags, from collectible Chanel pieces, to Louis luggage and brightly colored  Spring shoulder bags.  If any products catch your eye, call us at 503.224.7884, or email hannah@seamstofit.com. (Customers in person and phone calls are always first served at or after 10am PST, emails second.)  Remember, we cannot feature all of our fantastic items on the blog, but we do feature additional gems on our Instagram feed. Make sure you follow us so you are up to date with other amazing pieces at http://instagram.com/seamstofit.

ANY FEATURED PRODUCT CAN BE PLACED ON HOLD THROUGH THE END OF THE DAY. ONLY STARTING AT 10 AM FRIDAY MORNING.  BE AT THE DOOR OR FIRST TO CALL TO RESERVE A HOLD.

PURSES:

CHANEL RARE Black Satin and Gold Cage Chain Handbag

This is a true gem and a rare vintage find.  From 1995, we are drooling over this black satin compact handbag covered in gold chains!!! This has us imagining the days when Karl Lagerfeld was dressing supermodels like Claudia Schiffer and Linda Evangelista in gaudy and gorgeous over the top chains.  Black satin is stitched with CC at front top center of back, but is hidden behind all the gold chains in a lattice grid weave.  Top of bag has a zipper closure with CC etched ball charm zipper pull.  Interior is lined in black satin with one zippered pocket on each side.  Measures 7″[H] x 6.5″ [W] x 1″ [D] with a 7″ small chain handle drop.  A true collector’s item, priced at $2,500.

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LOUIS VUITTON Pistache Epi Leather ‘Marly BB Purse’

Perfectly popping for Spring this lemon-lime colored Epi leather is bold and unique.  From the 2014 collection, Louis Vuitton calls this the Pistache or pistachio color.  Sleek curved lines form sides of this small structured tote with both top handles and crossbody strap options.  Sides of purse have silver snap buttons to keep your belongings tightly secure. Lined in green suede with one zippered and 2 slim side pockets.  Measures 12.5″ [W] x 7.5″ [H’ x 5″ [D] with a 3.5″ top handle drop and 23″ shoulder strap drop.  Sold with original dust bag.  In like new condition.  Retailed for $2,350, priced at $1,400.

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LOUIS VUITTON ‘Eole 50’ Rolling Suitcase – SOLD

We were recently in the Charles de Gaulle airport in Paris, and almost everyone was rolling their Louis luggage through the halls.  Be like the French, and pick up this damier printed luggage piece from 2008 that is in excellent shape, and take it with you on your next adventure.   A well thought out design, this rectangular shaped roller has a gold buckled top clasp that opens wide to help you see and organize your belongings.  One gold zippered pocket rests on outside of piece for items that you might need easy access to.   Lined in brown canvas with 2 side organizing pockets.  Measures 19″ [W] x 10″ [H] x 12″ [D].  Sold with original dust bag.  Retailed for $2,340, priced at $1,400. SOLD

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PRADA Pumice ‘Double Bag’ Tote – SOLD

Chanel your inner Olivia Pope with this neutral structured double handle tote.  From Prada’s current collection, a grained pumice colored leather that will go with anything.  An open top tote design, but with one magnetic snap center compartment for security.  Finished with silver hardware and buckles along handle strap attachments.  Snap buttons on sides can be opened for more access to interior.  Measures 13″ [W] x 10″ [H] x 5.5″ [D] with a 6″ handle drop.  Sold with original dust bag.  In like new condition.  Currently retailing for $2,600, priced at $1,300. SOLD

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CELINE Coral ‘Trotteur’ Purse – SOLD

The Trotteur purse first introduced in 2013, was such a hit for Celine, that each year they release new colors or tweak the design.  This coral color from 2014 is a lovely pink hued leather perfect for sunny days or shine through on a rainy Portland afternoon.   A rounded hobo shape has extra dimension with 3-D seam that runs along sides and base.  Front of bag features a full flap with hidden clasp underneath, while back of bag has a silver zippered pocket.  Interior is lined in matching coral leather with one dividing center compartment.  Measures 11″ [W] x 9″ [H] x 4″ [D] with a 14.5″ minimum and 19″ maximum shoulder drop.  Sold with original dust bag.  In brand new condition.  Retailed for $2,600, priced at $1,000. SOLD

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LOUIS VUITTON Damier ‘Ribera GM’

This rounded luggage tote from 2001 has a striking profile and is an elegant alternative to your typical weekender bag.  Crafted out of the brown damier print with leather top handles, this bag will keep you stylish no matter where you jet off to.  Gold zipper runs entirely across top of tote so interior is easily accessible.  Lined in brown canvas with one zippered side pocket.  Measures 20″ [W] x 13″ [H] x 13″ [D] with a 4″ handle drop.  Retailed for $1,940, priced at $1,000.

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REED KRAKOFF Cream and Grey ‘Atlantique’ Tote

Reed Krakoff’s ‘Atlantique’ tote always features two tones that compliment but do not overpower each other.  This cream neutral large tote is accented by cement grey detailing in separate pouch and top handle accessories, for an understated statement.   Designed in a trapeze shape with tan, light grey and cream lining, this purse opens wide  and is bright inside, so nothing can be lost.  Finished with silver hardware and pockets on all four sides.  Measures 19″ [W] x 13″ [H] x 6″ [D] with a 5″ handle drop.  Sold with original dust bag and in like new condition.  Retailed for $1,890, priced at $1,000.

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LANVIN Suede’Gloria Turnlock Saddle Bag’ – SOLD

This honey colored suede is oh so soft and yummy!!  Accented with a brassy gold turn lock front clasp and a brown leather top handle, this purse has vintage detailing but a modern aesthetic.  Flip up front flap and find that purse can accordion open wide to have full access to both black satin lined interior compartments.   Measures 13″ [W] x 10″ [H] x 6″ [D] with a 8″ handle drop.  In brand new condition.  Retailed for $2,590, priced at $799. SOLD

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LOUIS VUITTON ‘Cabas Mezzo’ Tote – SOLD

Louis monogram totes fly out the door here at Seams, so be the first to call to reserve this perfect shoulder tote with plenty of interior room.  Tan leather is used for base and side corners of tote as well as top handles.  This piece from 2002, shows only minimal signs of wear on top handles.  Lined in brown canvas with one zippered side pocket and key ring on top side.  Measures 15.5″ [W] x 13″ [H] x 6″ [D] with a 10″ handle drop.  Retailed for $1,440, priced at $699. SOLD

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LOUIS VUITTON Red Epi Leather ‘St. Tropez’ Purse – SOLD

 Brighten up your outfits, from jeans to day dresses, with this cherry red grained leather.  From 2008, this proves that the Epi leather is one of the most durable materials used today, there is not a single sign of wear throughout.  Two thin leather straps connect to smooth, rolled LOUIS VUITTON embossed panel at top of bag.  Interior is lined in red canvas with one zippered side pocket.   Measures 12″ [W] x 11″ [H] with a 9.5″ handle drop.  Retailed for $840, priced at $399. SOLD

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CHANEL Vintage ‘Micro Flap Crossbody’ – SOLD

Live life like you are in 1996 again, with no need for a huge cell phone, just your one credit card and house key.  Take this to your next concert and you will be dancing all night with your hands free tiny purse.  A soft lambskin leather is stitched with CC on front flap and interior has a gold key ring.  One chain link on strap is open, where leather was broken and then professionally repaired.  Measures 2.5″ [W] x 3.75″ [H] with a 21″ chain strap drop.  Priced at $349. SOLD

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SHOES:

CHRISTIAN LOUBOUTIN ‘Marpolo’ Slingback Heels Size 9 1/2 – SOLD

Sturdy block heels, yes please!  We love a shoe that takes us to new heights but will not have us stumbling all night.  This patent slingback features a front platform with criss cross vamp straps along toe box, and a 4″ thick heel.  In like new condition, with extra rubber traction sole applied to front half of shoe.  Italian size 40, fit like a size 9 1/2.  Retailed for $895, priced at $299. SOLD

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JEWELRY:

Toby Pomeroy 18k Gold and Diamond Necklace – SOLD

In a day and age where sustainability is on everyone’s mind, our choices in fashion should reflect that as often as it can.  Toby Pomeroy grew up in India, where he learned a foundation of living life in a harmonious balance.  This ethos is reflected in his high end jewelry designs using only recycled gold and sterling metals.  This 18k hammered gold open circle pendant is detailed with 9 small diamonds for just the right amount of sparkle.  Finished with an adjustable silk cord with maximum length of 14″ and 18k yellow gold rounded tips.  Sold with protective Mario’s jewelry box.  Retailed for $925, priced at $399. SOLD

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JOHN HARDY ‘Kali Hinge Cuff’ SOLD

John Hardy’s Kali collection is meant to resemble the natural formations of river rocks.  This solid sterling piece measures 6 1/2″ circumference with a hinged clasp.  Stack with your other Hardy pieces for a visually stunning wrist.  Retailed for $750, priced at $349. SOLD

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ACCESSORIES:

HERMÈS ‘Wa Ko Ni’ Scarf

French painter Antoine Tzapoff began his career in the 1970’s and produced beautiful portraits of his favorite subject, North American Natives.   This scarf is a reproduction of one of Antoine’s most detailed paintings, Wa Ko Ni, an Apache princess surrounded by the forests of her land.  With an orange and purple bold border, this portrait is stunningly lifelike.   This is one of the most unique Hermès designs out there, and would be perfect framed on the wall, as was originally intended.  Measures a 35″ square.  Sold with original box.  Priced at $399.

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HERMÈS ‘Parcours D’H’ Scarf – SOLD

Printed like a labyrinth maze this silk scarf was designed by Dimitri Rybaltchenko.   Even though it is  hard to focus on at first, it is designed with an H center and even features an Hermès staple, a horse within.  Two corners show origin and end of maze with silver balls ready to begin, or just finishing.  Don’t miss out on this iconic and collectible piece that reflects the true Hermès character.  Measures a 35″ square.  Priced at $399. SOLD

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HERMÈS ‘Mexique’ Scarf – SOLD

If you were disappointed you did not get one of our 2 ‘Mexique’ scarves last week, another client brought us a different color scheme.  This blue and periwinkle background compliments the bright gold design beautifully.  An Aztec inspired design by Cathy Latham, this piece celebrates the ancient culture of our neighbors to the south.  Measures a 35″ square.  Priced at $299. SOLD

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CHANEL Vintage Satin Bow Belt Size 8

The last of our vintage Chanel collection this week is from 1995 and is a wide satin belt with large bow that can be worn in front or back of waist.  Belt is lined in leather so the satin does not wear off with use.  Finished with a square buckle and gold metal prong.   French belt size 90/36, fits like a size 8 waist.  Priced at $249.

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PRADA Saffiano ‘Travel Wallet’ -SOLD

Part of Prada’s current collection online, this wallet is a staple for the brand and hopefully for you too!  Durable saffiano grained leather is used in this large wallet with room to hold all your life’s needs.  Silver zipper that wraps around 3 sides of wallet, opens to reveal one side with checkbook or travel documents compartment.  Opposite side has 12 credit card slots, zippered coin compartment and bill sized compartment.  Measures 9″ [W] x 5″ [H].  Sold with original box.  Retailed for $665, priced at $249. SOLD

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LOUIS VUITTON Key Holder – SOLD

This monogram piece from 2000 is a great piece to grab out of your purse for quick trips to the store.  Just large enough to hold a few credit cards, some cash and a key or two, you can carry only your essentials.  Finished with a gold key ring inside and a gold LV embossed zipper pull.  Measures 4.5″ [W] x 2.5″ [H].  Priced at $99. SOLD

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CLOTHING:

PRADA Silk Floral Dress with Knit Details Size 4

Miucci Prada is know for incorporating vintage inspired prints into her modern pieces.  Even the super current label tag has a vintage vibe.  The dusty rose silk fabric has a bold black floral print.  Silk is expertly tailored with fold pleats along sides under bust, and a slightly dropped waist.  Knit details adorn the 3/4 sleeve cuffs and high neck collar, in a grey and maroon striped design.  Italian size 40, fits like a size 4.  Priced at $499.

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PIAZZA SEMPIONE Grey Wool Belted Coat Size 6

Have you ever wanted to stay in your robe all day long?  Now you can do that in the chicest way with this plush textured wool coat with robe like draping.  Collar is designed to be folded around neck for a relaxed and cozy finish.  A taupe suede belt elevates this piece from the bedroom to the office.  Finished with taupe lining for cuffed sleeves and snap buttons at waist under belt.   Size 6, but fits slightly over sized.  Priced at $399.

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VALENTINO Voluminous Wool and Silk Sweater Size S-M -SOLD

Play with your volumes and textures in this all in one gorgeous sweater by Valentino.  A slightly cropped cut, this piece would look elegant with a high waist pant or pencil skirt.  Crafted out of a ribbed wool with sheer silk flatter short sleeves, this 2008 sweater, has all the right drama.  Size S-M.  Priced at $229. SOLD

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WELCOME TO SPRING AT SEAMS TO FIT!

 Welcome back Seams to Fitters!  We have been working (and playing) hard during our break between seasons to bring your a new batch of over 50 new and amazing pieces to transition us all into our Spring season.   This is just a small sample of what we have been saving so stop by our shop to see what else we have waiting to add to your new Spring closet.  If any products catch your eye, call us at 503.224.7884, or email hannah@seamstofit.com. (Customers in person and phone calls are always first served at or after 10am PST, emails second.)  Remember, we cannot feature all of our fantastic items on the blog, but we do feature additional gems on our Instagram feed. Make sure you follow us so you are up to date with other amazing pieces at http://instagram.com/seamstofit.

ANY FEATURED PRODUCT CAN BE PLACED ON HOLD THROUGH THE END OF THE DAY. ONLY STARTING AT 10 AM FRIDAY MORNING.  BE AT THE DOOR OR FIRST TO CALL TO RESERVE A HOLD.

PURSES:

LOUIS VUITTON  Takashi Murakami ‘Cherry Blossom Pochette’ – SOLD

This adorable and petite purse from 2003 features Takashi Murakami’s cherry blossom print in a soft pink.  Smiling flowers are mixed within the traditional LV logo design for a fresh and joyful design.   Purse can be worn short along shoulder or, strap can be hooked in a side loop for a wristlet strap.  Finished with a tan leather bow and gold pyramid studs along trim of zippered top. Interior is lined in tan suede.  Measures 8.25″ [W] x 4.75″ [H] x 1.5″ [D] with a 6″ handle drop.  Sold with original dust bag.  Retailed for $710, priced at $399. SOLD

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LOUIS VUITTON ‘Musette Tango’ -SOLD

A truly classic LV piece, this compact shoulder bag is just large enough to hold your daily essentials, while never allowing you to overload.   Despite being made in 2002, this purse has withstood it’s 15 year age very well, with just a honey colored patina along leather strap and corners.  Flap front is secured with a snap button and opens to reveal a tan suede lined interior with one slim side pocket.  Measures 10″ [W] x 7.5″ [H] x 2″ [D] with a 12 1/2″ maximum strap drop.  Sold with original dust bag.  Retailed for $830, priced at $399.  SOLD

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BURBERRY Haymarket Plaid Tote – SOLD

Large enough to be your weekender bag, this structured double handle tote is crafted out of a durable coated plaid canvas with dark brown leather accents.   Top of tote has 2 snap button clasps for each large side compartment and one zippered center compartment.  Interior is lined in black canvas with one side zippered pocket.  Finished with 2 buckled front pockets and brass hardware.  Measures 15″ [W] x 9″ [H] x 7″ [D] with a 6.5″ strap drop.  Retailed approximately $1000, priced at $449. SOLD

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LORO PIANA Navy Canvas Drawstring Sling Purse

An effortlessly chic piece, this blue canvas sling style backpack is the perfect grab and go bag.  Its elongated design ensures that you can hold anything that you might need throughout the day, including a change of shoes.  Accents of a honey colored tan leather ground the blue canvas, while brushed silver hardware finish this purse in a simple way.  Drawstring style top can be loosened to reveal a rust canvas lined interior with one zippered and one open slim side pockets.  Measures 12″ [W] x 17.5″ [H] x 8″ [D].  Sold with original dust bag.  Priced at $499.

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MULBERRY Gunmetal’Roxanne’ Satchel

British brand Mulberry creates purses that are perfect for the edgy fashionista that isn’t afraid of extra adornment.  This gunmetal pebbled leather satchel is designed with brass studs and hardware for a mixed metal masterpiece.  Top buckled strap and front pockets, open with snap buttons, no need to unbuckle each time.  Interior is all leather with one zippered side pocket.  Measures 13.5″ [W] x 9″ [H] x 7″ [D] with a 9″ handle drop.  Retailed for $1045, priced at $499.

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LOUIS VUITTON ‘Keepall 45″ Duffel Bag – SOLD

This duffel would love to accompany you on your next trip, whether it’s just a weekend away with girlfriends, or hopping on a plane to tour Europe.  From 1998, but hardly used, this soft sided duffel shows wear only with the honey patina along handles.  Finished with a small buckle to keep handles together, a luggage tag and lock.  Interior is lined in tan canvas with no inside pockets.  Measures 18″ [W] x 10.5″ [H] x 8″ [D] with a 4.5″ handle drop.  Retails for $1,350, priced at $749. SOLD

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PROENZA SCHOULER Olive Suede ‘PS1 Medium” Purse

Proenza Schouler’s PS1 collection has been an ‘It Bag’ for years, seen on celebrities and fashion bloggers around the globe.  This rich dark olive suede purse will fit in with Portland’s green scenery perfectly.  A flap front messenger style is an easy hands free piece but beware, it will make all your friends green with envy.   Brushed silver hardware finish this piece in a subdued way.  Interior is lined with a grey and blue printed canvas with zippered side pocket and another zipper pocket and slim compartment under front flap.  Measures 12″ [W] x 9″ [H] x 6″ [D] with a 17″ strap drop.  Retails for $1,780, priced at $899.

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CHANEL 2004 Black Drawstring Hobo -SOLD

A different take on the Chanel quilting design, this double strap hobo is crafted out of  black caviar leather with a flat stitched grid quilting.  From 2004, this purse features a side drawstring pull with long tassel fringe tips and a large gunmetal CC etched square bead on tassel.  This beauty will rest perfectly under shoulder for a comfortable and effortless style.  Interior is lined in Chanel printed black fabric with one zippered side pocket.  Measures 12″ [W] x 9″ [H] x 6″[D] with a 9″ strap drop.  Priced at $1,000. SOLD

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LOUIS VUITTON ‘Bosphore Backpack’ – SOLD

Louis Vuitton modernized their collection of backpacks starting back in 2008 with extra pockets and zippers, and we love it!  These new designs feel less traditional and have better organization with the two front pockets, as well as a slim pocket along side and back that will be safe and secure fitted along your body.  Flap top opens to reveal a drawstring style top that can open wide to give full access to interior that is lined in brown canvas.   Finished with two adjustable canvas straps and brassy gold hardware.  Measures 12″ [W] x 15″ [H] x 4.5″ [D].   In like new condition, retailed for $2,090, priced at $1,200. SOLD

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SHOES:

CHRISTIAN LOUBOUTIN Bright Jade ‘Pigalle 120’ Patent Pumps Size 5 – SOLD

What a color!!  This bright blue patent, which Mr. Louboutin calls jade, shines even more in the luster of the patent leather.  An elegantly sloped style, these pumps are finished with a pointed to and a 4 1/2″ heel.  Sold with original box and dust bag.  Italian size 34 1/2, fit like a size 5.  Retailed for $850, priced at $249. SOLD

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VALENTINO GARAVANI Blush Pumps with Black Woven Ankle Strap Size 5 – SOLD

These ankle strap pumps have a vintage feel with modern details.  A soft dusty rose leather creates a classically feminine look, but the black woven strips along ankle strap bring these shoes into the 21st century.  Finished with a rounded almond toe and a 4″ heel.  In like new condition, sold with original box and dustbag.  Italian size 35, fits like a size 5.  Priced at $229. SOLD

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MARNI Black and Brown Patent Platform Heels Size 6 1/2

We think the shoe designers at Marni might be having the most fun designing out of all the companies out there.  Each of their shoes have a playful and architectural elements in their design, creating uniquely stylish shoes.  This pair of black patent platform heels have classic vamp and ankle straps but have a modern curved 5″ heel.  A very subtle dark brown strap is used on the vamp strap closest to peep toe, for just enough added dimension.  Sold with original box and dustbag.  Italian size 36 1/2, fits like a 6 1/2.  Priced at $199.

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PRADA Black Round Toe Pumps Size 7-SOLD

Looking for the ideal classic black pump?  These manageable 3 1/2″ heels are simply perfect.  A round toe and a chunky heel, create a walkable and stable heel that can be worn all day.  Italian size 37, fit like a size 7.  Priced at $159. SOLD

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MANOLO BLAHNIK Black and White D’Orsay Pumps Size 7

You can never go wrong with the classic black and white combo.  These 3 3/4″ heels from Manolo Blahnik have an elegant D’orsay side cutout shape that creates an sleek line along foot.  Finished with an almond toe and square shaped heel.  Sold with original dust bag.  Italian size 37, fits like a size 7.  Priced at $199.

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COSTUME NATIONAL Black Modern Shaped Heels Size 7 1/2

Black pumps with an avant garde edge anyone?   These smooth black leather heels have a high curved shaped heel panel, triangular edged 3 3/4″ heel and a square formed toe box.  Italian size 37 1/2, fit like a size 7 1/2.  In brand new condition.  Priced at $199.

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CHRISTIAN LOUBOUTIN Grey and Cream Snakeskin Pumps Size 7 1/2 – SOLD

A luxurious neutral pump to add to your Spring wardrobe.  This pair of cream and grey 3″ heels are crafted out of a genuine snakeskin with leather lining on interior.  Finished with practical details like a rounded toe and low heel, these shoes will keep you in a strut from day to night.  Sold with original dust bag.  Italian size 38, fit like a size 7 1/2.  Retailed approximately $950, priced at $279. SOLD

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CHANEL Cream and Bronze Ballet Flats Size 7 1/2 – SOLD

Most days, we all want to just reach for our favorite pairs of flats instead of any type of heel.  We have 2 color options of the classic Chanel ballet flat today.  This pair is a cream leather with bronze toe cap and grosgrain ribbon trim.  Finished with a leather bow and stitched CC along toe and micro wood heel.  French size 38, fit like a size 7 1/2.  Priced at $279. SOLD

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CHANEL Silver Ballet Flats Size 7 1/2 – SOLD

Our second pair of Chanel flats are these silver leather cuties with a crackled gunmetal toe cap and micro wood heel.  Finished with the same classic details as always, a grosgrain ribbon trim, leather bow and stitched CC on toe.  French size 38, fit like a size 7 1/2.  Priced at $269. SOLD

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CHANEL Patent and Wool Camellia Slides Size 10 – SOLD

Slip into these delicate black patent slides and you will feel be ready for any occasion.  Black patent leather is used along the 3 1/4″ heel and top vamp strap, but has a wool Camellia flower on top for an extra ladylike elegant detail.  French size 41, fit like a size 10.  Priced at $229. SOLD

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CHRISTIAN LOUBOUTIN Metallic Cage Platform Heels Size 10

Take your outfit to new heights with these sky high platform cage heels from Christian Louboutin.  Louboutin’s heels are always a sexy take on footwear, and this pewter leather pair woven straps that resemble an unlaced corset are no exception.  Designed to keep you as comfortable as possible in a 6″ heel, these shoes feature a secure heel panel and ankle strap and a 1 1/4″ front platform to keep you stable.  Sold with original dust bags.  French size 40 1/2, fit like a size 10.  Priced at $299.

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VIVIENNE WESTWOOD WORLD’S END @ OPENING CEREMONY ‘Three Tongued Trainers’ Size 10 1/2 – SOLD

Vivienne Westwood’s World’s End line started in 1983 and was one of the first unisex lines ever created.  Her visionary designs created the beginning of punk fashion back in the day when she first designed for the Sex Pistols.  Opening Ceremony, NYC’s most eclectic and hip stores, re-issued pieces from this line for their 2015 collection.   This pair of high top sneakers were the first sneaker to ever hit a runway show, so don’t miss out on getting a piece of history.  Featuring a triple tongue that can be worn in a variety of ways,  and a lace up under tongues.  Finished with a 1 1/2″ platform sole and a square shaped toe box.  European size 41, fit like a size 10 1/2.  Retailed for $475, priced at $199. SOLD

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ACCESSORIES:

CHANEL Pearl White 4202 Sunglasses – SOLD

These sunglasses will make any day, even one you are hiding from, glamorous.  A pearly white cat eye frame is trimmed with a brushed gunmetal detail along inside edges of lens.  The same brushed metal detail is used for nose bridge and side arms.  Sold with original box and protective fabric pouch.  Retailed for $375, priced at $249. SOLD

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CHANEL Pink ‘Square Signature’ Sunglasses – SOLD

Bold and feminine, these square shaped sunglasses are a fun and flirty way to finish any Spring ensemble.  A rounded square frame is detailed with a white interlocking CC detail on sides and silver bar detail along arms.  Sold with original case and box.  Retailed for $340, priced at $199. SOLD

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LOUIS VUITTON  Metallic Brown ‘Petit Soupcon Rond’ Sunglasses – SOLD

Mesmerize your friends when the sunlight hits the golden flecks that shimmer within the dark brown frames of these adorable round sunglasses.  Side arms are detailed with a gold LOUIS VUITTON etched bar and tips.  Sold with protective fabric pouch.  Retailed for $675, priced at $299. SOLD

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HERMÈS ‘Brazil Maxi Twilly’ by Laurence Bourthoumieux – SOLD

Celebrate the culture of Brazil in this bright orange silk scarf printed with elaborate feather head dresses worn by dancers in Carnival.  Set on a bright orange backdrop, the design is created in a cream, yellow and brown color palette, with strips of brown and white linear accents throughout.  Hermès’ twilly shape is an elongated rectangle with pointed tips.  Sold with original box.  Measures 84″ [L]  x 7.75″ [W].  Priced at $249. SOLD

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HERMÈS Slate Blue’Mexique’ by Cathy Latham – SOLD

We are excited to offer the next Hermès scarf in two different color palettes so choose your favorite.  This version features a teal toned slate blue background with bright pinks, greens and gold Aztec inspired design.  A gold idol centers the print with a plume of colorful feathers along top and gold highly detailed pendants on each side.   This print was created by one of Hermès’ original designers, Cathy Latham, whose collectible pieces have been reproduced in different colors throughout the years.  Sold with original box.  Measures 35″ square.  Priced at $299. SOLD

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HERMÈS Orange ‘Mexique’ by Cathy Latham Scarf – SOLD

If you are looking for a brighter version of the Mexique scarf, then this one will catch your eye.  Two tones of orange create the background, while purple, bright blue and gold add vibrant accents.  This design was originally introduced in 1985, but each year a different color is re-issued.  Measures a 35″ square.  Sold with original box.  Priced at $299. SOLD

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CHANEL Black Leather Belt with Gold CC Buckle Size S – SOLD

Looking for a little Chanel in your life, but can’t quite splurge on a handbag, then grab this perfectly simple black lambskin belt with a gold interlocking CC buckle.  This piece will be perfect either worn dressy with a fitted sheath or casually on a pair of slouchy boyfriend jeans.  Marked a size 80/34, but fits small, a size 4 hip, or size 6 waist.  Priced at $249. SOLD

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Louis Vuitton ‘Mini 25mm’ Monogram Belt Size S – SOLD

This skinny belt is a perfect piece to loop through your jeans to add a polished designer finish to any outfit.  Just 25mm wide, and finished with a rounded square gold buckle and LV etched tip on end.  Marked a size 80/32, fits like a size 6 hip, or size 8 waist.  In brand new condition. Retailed for $385, priced at $199. SOLD

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CHANEL Red Caviar Leather Jewelry Case – SOLD

Keep your jewelry safe in designer style with this adorable red caviar leather case.  A gold zipper with CC pull tab along top opens to find a velvet lined interior for safe keeping.  Your jewelry can be separated with extra velvet piece that come completely out of case, and velvet ring that snaps into base where a necklace can be safely coiled.  Finished with a stitched interlocking CC on top.  Measures 4 3/4″ round and 2 1/2″ tall.  Priced at $289. SOLD

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CHANEL Black Caviar Leather Key Holder – SOLD

When your key ring gets too overloaded to manage, separate the essentials into this 6 gold key ring holder crafted out of Chanel’s black caviar leather.  Finished with a gold CC zipper pull and interlocking CC stitched front.  Measures 4.5″ [W] x 3.5″ [H].  Retailed for $400, priced at $249. SOLD

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PRADA Burgundy Ruched Gaufre Leather Wallet

Prada’s gaufre designs are a soft gathered detailing using the softest of leathers.  This zip around wallet is a burgundy leather with gold hardware.  Interior is organized with four credit card slots, and one billfold sized pockets on each side and a zippered center coin pouch.  Measures 7.5″ [W] x 4.5″ [H].  Sold with original box.  Retailed for $800, priced at $279.

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JEWELRY:

MISSONI Multi-Color Woven Silk Necklace

Spring and Summer means a little more skin is showing, so why not decorate your bare decolletage with this statement necklace from Missoni.  Interlocking circles of various sizes are woven with mixed blues, green and cream silk threads, with three silver links left bare.  One peach strand is woven between circle links and hooks along back of neck with silver chain clasp.  Brand new with tags, retailed for $275, priced at $139.

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PATRICIA VON MUSULIN Carved Lucite Cuff

New York based sculptural artist Patricia Von Musulin is famous for her statement lucite pieces.  This cuff is a major piece measuring 1 1/2″ wide, but has a simplicity to it in the clean carved edges and clear lucite composition.  Interior measures at 6″ in circumference.  Artist signature is etched in side corner.    Retailed for $1,000, priced at $429.

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PATRICIA VON MUSULIN ‘Baroque Fantasy’ Amber Earrings

Another example of Von Musulin’s art in wearable form, are these spiral dome shaped amber clip on earrings.  Amber is a beautiful light golden color with lots of dark inclusions within to show the beauty of nature.  Set on with a backing of sterling and a clip on clasp.  Measures a 1 1/2″ circle.   Retailed for $690, priced at $299.

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JUDITH RIPKA Rose Quartz and Sterling Ring Size 8 1/4

Judith Ripka is a master at details within her metal work.  This sterling statement piece is covered in tiny strips of silver in rows all along ring.  A lovely and large, pale pink faceted rose quartz stone is mounted with prongs, and shines from each angle. Ring measures 1 1/4″ long by 7/8″ wide and is a size 8 1/4.  Sold with original pouch. Retailed for approximately $500, priced at $249.

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LUNA FELIX 18/22k White Sapphire Ring Size 6 1/2 – SOLD

Luna Felix creates jewelry under this philosophy: “”Each woman should celebrate the glorious passage of their lives. Poets write the words, I set the poetry in motion by sealing each woman’s vision of herself in gold and precious stones.”  Every piece is a mini work of art using the highest grade of gold and gemstones that are superb.  This square cut white sapphire is set on an 18k yellow gold band with 22k dot details on each side of stone and along bezel.   The clarity of the white sapphire, glows in a more golden tone due to mounting.  Size 6 1/2.  Retailed for $1,850, priced at $1,000. SOLD

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LUNA FELIX 18/22k Agate Dome Ring Size 6 1/2 – SOLD

Make an organic statement in this second example of Luna Felix’s ornate designs.  A large domed agate is the center of this show and is a lovely mix of cream and brown swirls.  The juxtaposition of such a natural stone with the elaborate gold setting is absolutely stunning.  Scroll style swirls and small dot details are used along bezel while band is two bands soldered together with a trio of dot details at top.  Size 6 1/2.  Retailed for $3,500, priced at $2,000. SOLD

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CLOTHING:

YVES SAINT LAURENT Raw Silk/Wool Coat Size 2

Evening occasions call for outerwear that enhances an outfit, not just covers it.  This structured piece from French icon Yves Saint Laurent will keep a level of sophistication for night.  Formed out of a raw silk and wool blend with rounded short sleeves and a open front, this coat can be worn belted at the waist or left open.   Puckered seams along back under the waist keep the lines on this evening piece long and simple.  Finished with silver loop style buckle at belt.  French size 34, fits like a size 2.  Priced at $349.

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MARNI Colorblock Shift Dress Size 4 – SOLD

Marni shift dresses are their go to silhouette and work for women who of all shapes and sizes who love the boxy cut.  This modern design is printed with a black, white, tan and green square pattern that looks like a painting.  Crafted out of a viscose and linen blend, this dress has a 3/4 length sleeve and vent style slits on side.  Finished with a wide front neckline and a square cut back collar.  Italian size 40, fits like a loose size 4.  Priced at $299.  SOLD

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LELA ROSE Neon Yellow Dress Size 4

Lela Rose’s feminine designs are always a cheerful spread of bright colors, florals or gorgeous lace details.  This neon yellow dress is made of a stretch acetate silk blend and features fold pleat ruching along right hip for a flattering hourglass shape.  A wide cut neckline and 3/4 sleeves make sure just the right amount of skin is showing.  Size 4, Retailed approximately $1,000, priced at $349.

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CHANEL Pale Yellow Cotton Coat Size 6

Springtime in Portland is all about the layers.  Some days call for doubled up cashmere, but when the sun peaks out a cotton coat is just what we want to grab.  This soft yellow cotton coat from the 2001 Cruise collection is a simple and sunny piece.  Gold leather wrapped buttons close the front, but are hidden once fastened.  Finished with a a 3/4 length sleeve and pockets at front hips.  French size 38, fits like a Size 6.   Priced at $399.

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DONNA KARAN Tweed Skirt Size 6

 Tweed skirts can often feel too formal and bulky for everyday wear, but this piece from Donna Karan, the master of dressing a female figure, breaks that mold.  A slim pencil style cut hits just below the knee, and a joyful combination of red, orange, black and white tweed keep the feel more playful than rigid.  Tweed is a nylon viscose and hemp mix or a texturally stimulating fabric that is fully lined in silk.  Size 6, priced at $249

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ALEXANDER WANG Pink Leather Top One Size – SOLD

Leather is not just for the fall and winter, play with pops of colorful leather this season too and you will be perfectly on trend.  This bubble gum pink lambskin leather top has an unstructured cut that creates a dolman sleeved crop style.  The trapeze drape of the leather fits loose along front, and has a gathered bubble shape in back.  Pair with a high waited pencil skirt and heels for your next date night.  Finished with a 3/4 sleeve with snap buttons on cuff. Marked as one size.  Brand new with tags.  Retailed for $599, priced at $249. SOLDdscn0028dscn0030dscn0038

MARNI Floral Cotton Dress Size 8

Be a walking work of art in this cotton dress with painted red and cream Lilies.  the dimension and shape can be played with using drawstring ties at collar and waist that can loosen or tighten depending on your mood.  Finished with a silver zipper on top half of center and bracelet length sleeves.  Italian size 44, fits like a Size 8.  Priced at $379.

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CHANEL Black Silk Skirt Suit Size 8

A lightweight silk suit from Chanel’s Spring 2006 collection, this black piece is equally functional as separates as it is together.  Jacket fits a little longer than hip length with four front pockets, each with a lucite dome style button.  The same buttons adorn the back side seams and small CC details on sleeve cuffs for 360″ details.  Skirt is a slight A-line cut that hits just below the knee.  French size 40 fits like a size 8.  Brand new with tags, retailed for  $4445, priced at $1200.

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CHANEL Cream and Black Tweed Coat Size 8 – SOLD

The texture and details of this tweed coat from Fall 2003 are incredibly tactile and alluring.  The cream and black tweed is crafted out of a velvet feeling viscose/hemp fabric blend that is soft to the touch.  Each seam edge is trimmed with alternating snap buttons that can be played with connecting to create new rippled shapes along pockets, collar and cuffs.  Fully lined with a grey and purple floral printed silk.  French size 40, fits like a size 8  Priced at $1000. SOLD

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ARMANI COLLEZIONI Purple Painted Silk Dress Size 10

Spring and summer season mean we will have plenty of weddings to attend.  This soft purple and cream silk stretch dress by Armani is a perfect piece for any of those upcoming events.  Print evokes feelings of paintbrush strokes in a ethereal way.  Twisted knot detail at waist and deep v neck will make sure your shape is flattered.  Finished with a short sleeve and fully lined in poly.  Size 10.  Priced at $299.

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HELMUT LANG White Split Back ‘Torsion’ Blazer Size 10

Another perfect Spring lightweight layer is this viscose stretch one button blazer by the master of effortless fashion, Helmut Lang.  Cut with a longer length, this jacket will pair beautifully with skinny cut pants for a long and lean look.  A horizontal slit in center of back will be just the right modern  peek-a-boo.  Long sleeves are crafted out of a crepe viscose with a slightly sheer effect. Size 10.  Brand new with tags.  Retailed for $835, priced at $299

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AVANT TOI Cashmere and Silk Cardigan – SOLD

Avant Toi’s creative director Mirko Ghignone, has been designing for the past 20 year, being the first to master the art of air brush dying his cashmere knits.  His aesthetic creates the naturally varied color dimension that has a incredibly unique look.  For this cardigan he also paired a scrap of an Hermès silk scarf for the full back of sweater.  Scarf has a classically Hermès carriage and equestrian motif.  Finished with raw edge seams and and panel of felted cashmere along waist and shoulder seams.  Size M-L.   Retailed approximately $900, priced at $279. SOLD

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CHALAYAN Tan Vent Jacket

British based designer Hussein Chalayan creates clothing that are impeccably tailored and draped in a minimalist design.  This tan elongated blazer made of a triacetate and viscose blend has a boxy, yet slimming cut for a modern look.  Back of jacket has a vertical split down the center, for an unexpected extra layer of design.  A one button closure in front is placed low at hips with a deep v style collar.  Size 10.  Retailed for $1,100, priced at $299.

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LAST DAY OF END OF WINTER SALE

Today is the last day of our end of winter sale.  There are still plenty of amazing deals to awaiting you.  So come in before the snow starts falling, or when the your husband’s friends are all over watching the Super Bowl, and shop with us.

PLEASE NOTE SEAMS TO FIT WILL BE CLOSED FOR INVENTORY AFTER SALE FROM FEB 6TH-16TH, BACK ON FRIDAY FEB 17TH WITH A WHOLE NEW STORE FOR SPRING!-

PURSES: 

GUCCI Mulberry Red ‘Jumbo Babouska Tote’

Travel in style with this large mulberry red leather carry-all tote from Gucci’s “Babouska” collection.  Dense rich red leather leads to a darker, more structured pebbled leather flap top, which is completely secured by a full wrap-around belt.  Matte gold and pewter colored studding trim the piece, adding to its luxurious look.  Unbuckled, the bag opens to reveal a roomy nylon lined interior with a large zipper pocket.  Complete with signature gold and embroidered heart charms, and dust bag.  In brand new condition.  Size 17.5″ [W] x 11.25″ [H] x 6″ [D].  The “Jumbo Babouska Tote” retailed $3500, our price is $1800-SALE PRICE STARTING 2/3/17=$900.

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CHLOÉ Black Leather and Rust-Colored Python ‘Alice’ Tote

Sophistication meets edge with this gorgeous “Alice” tote by Chloé.  Black matte leather is perfectly tailored and contrasted by a rich rust orange python skin center.  The front of the bag has two black leather pockets, one hidden behind the signature flap front snap pocket, and the back has a mirrored design, but the black accent pocket is in python.  Gold hardware finishes the piece, and is secured by a full gold zip top.  The interior is quite roomy, lined in canvas, and has an additional triple pocket inside, one zipped, and two open.  Size 18″ [W] x 11″ [H] x 7″ [D].  The leather and snakeskin “Alice” tote retailed $3795, our price is $1000-SALE PRICE STARTING 2/3/17 $500.

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MICHAEL KORS COLLECTION Black Leather and Python Foldover Convertible Clutch

Sleek and supple, this lovely convertible clutch by Michael Kors Collection is an elegant everyday bag.  This piece can be worn on the shoulder, cross-body, or held as a clutch.  The fold over python flap lifts to reveal three individual compartments, all lined in tan suede.  The back pocket is magnetically closed, while the flap secures the front two compartmentalized sections.  Gold-tone hardware completes its fine finish.  In new condition, size 12″ [W] x 9″ [H].  This bag retailed $1100, our price is $499-SALE PRICE STARTING 2/3/17 $249.50.

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STELLA McCARTNEY Black Crinkled Faux Patent Leather ‘Beckett’ Shoulder Bag -SOLD-

From the queen of vegan fashion, this unique crinkled faux patent leather “Beckett” shoulder bag is a great accent for any outfit.  Spice up clean suiting lines with a little crinkled edge, or make a jeans and t-shirt day a bit more elevated.  The foil-like faux patent leather folds over and is secured with a gold-tone push-lock signature clasp.  The bag unfolds to a tall 14″, and reveals not only a fabulous gold lining, but also comes with a small black detachable zippered pouch.  Size 13.5″ [W] x 8″ [H] x 6″ [D].  Originally, the “Crinkled Faux Patent Leather Beckett Shoulder Bag” retailed $1290, our price is $399-SALE PRICE $199.50. -SOLD-

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VALENTINO GARAVANI ‘Lace Bow Crossbody’ Bag

Sweet and stylish, this lovely little bag is comprised of a taupe patent leather covered in black lace.  The cross-body strap is also patent leather, but in black.  The front of the bag is stylized with a signature bow, and has two zip top openings.  The interior is lined with black satin.  Size 8″ [W] x 8″ [H].  In like new condition.  Priced at $299-SALE PRICE STARTING 2/3/17 $149.50.

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SHOES:

CHRISTIAN LOUBOUTIN Black ‘Le Mer 45 Patent Chic’ Heels, Size 6.5

A splendidly simple pump for the holiday weekend, these kitten heels by Christian Louboutin are classic yet modern, sleek yet practical, and perfectly pretty.  The vintage-inspired square toe is complimented by an hourglass heel.  Like new, with box and dust bag.  Size 6.5 (European 37).  Priced at $229-SALE PRICE STARTING 2/3/17 $114.50.

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OFFICINE CREATIVE Hand Made Loafers Size 7

There is nothing like a pair of shoes that have been hand made from start to finish.  The cobblers at Italian brand Officine Creative believe that the time and expertise involved in crafting a pair of shoes is “A unique expression of Italian creativity and regard for fine quality.”  These polished loafers are a rich caramel brown leather with a stacked wood kitten heel.  Finished with an almond shaped toe and a tapered cutout along tongue of shoe.  Brand new, sold with original box.  Italian size 37, fit like a size 7.  Retailed for $550, priced at $279-SALE PRICE STARTING 2/3/17 $139.50.

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DOLCE & GABBANA Leopard Print Calf Hair Flat Boots, Size 8.5 – SOLD

Wildly gorgeous, these tall flat boots by Dolce and Gabbana are in near new condition, complete with box and dust bag.  The stove-pipe leopard print dyed calf hair meets a chocolate brown lizard leather trim at the top of the calf for a texturally intriguing look.  Size 8.5 (European 39).  These beauties retailed for $1525, our price is $449-SALE PRICE STARTING 2/3/17 $224.50. SOLD

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CHRISTIAN DIOR Black Suede Cuffed Boots with Bow, Size 9.5 – SOLD

Elegantly feminine, these black suede mid-calf boots are brand new, and have a stylized cone heel with a stitched trim fold-over cuff, complete with large bow at the top of the calf.  Brand new, size 9.5 (European 40).  Priced at $199-SALE PRICE STARTING 2/3/17 $99.50. SOLD

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CHANEL Black Patent and Satin Platform Heels Size 10

Evening heels with some attitude!  These patent platform heels have all the right details for a chic statement.  A curved front 1.5″ platform and satin toe strap create the front features, while a gold granulated buckle and CC on back of 5 1/2″ heel help the shoe shine from all directions.  Sold with original dust bag.  French size 40 1/2, fit like a size 10.  Priced at $199-SALE PRICE STARTING 2/3/17 $99.50.

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YVES SAINT LAURENT Blue Suede ‘Tribute 80’ Pump, Size 10.5

Yves Saint Laurent’s Tributes are a superb silhouette, and these brand new navy suede “Tribute 80″ heels are pump perfection.  The hidden platform turns these 4.5-inch heels into a walkable 80mm (3.25”), and would elevate any power suit, holiday party dress, or go great with skinny jeans and a leather jacket.  Brand new, with box and dust bag.  Fits like a 10.5, but is a European 42.  The “Tribute 80” pumps retail $795, our price is $349-SALE PRICE STARTING 2/3/17 $174.50.

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JEWELRY:

ELIZABETH LOCKE 18K Yellow Gold and Citrine Brooch

Another renowned designer by the name of Elizabeth, this piece is created by Elizabeth Locke based out of Manhattan.  Know for her Etruscan, Greek, and Roman inspired jewelry designs, Elizabeth Locke’s pieces are drawn from historic places in time, and are handmade pieces of art.  This brooch is hammered 18K yellow gold, and has center faceted mixed cut citrine stone approximately measuring 24.85 x 18.72 x 13.76, and weighing 34.05 cts.  The piece is surrounded by alternating square cut and briolette cut citrine stones.  With appraisal, this piece approximately retails $13,7o0, our price is $3000-SALE PRICE STARTING 2/3/17 $1,500.

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ELIZABETH GAGE 18K Yellow Gold Citrine/Mother Of Pearl Doublet Clip Earrings with Diamonds

Another brilliant design by Elizabeth Gage.  These dazzling 18k yellow gold clip earrings have oval cabochon checkerboard-faceted citrine quartz centers (approximately measuring 15.55 x 13.50 x 9.75mm, and weighing 14.16 cttw) atop white Mother of Pearl backings.  Single round brilliant full cut diamonds (0.20 cttw) are set in a square head on the top side of each earring.  Copper guilloche enamel stripes accent the frame of the citrine center.  With box and appraisal, these earrings are estimated to retail $11,800.  Our price is $6000-SALE PRICE STARTING 2/3/17 $3,000.

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CLOTHING:

MARNI Brown Wool Blend Coat with Fur Collar and Tweed Ribbon Applique, Size 2-4

This 1940’s inspired herringbone striped wool blend coat has alternating tones of brown with subtle red pinstripes throughout.  Vintage meets Marni in design with the drop shoulder and boxier shape, and is trimmed with a brown fur collar, with black and navy tweed ribbon applique down the right side, with basket-like bobbles sew in.  Size 2-4 (Italian 38).  Priced at $499-SALE PRICE STARTING 2/3/17 $249.50.

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PROENZA SCHOULER Charcoal Wool Coat Size 4 – SOLD

Inspired by menswear, this gorgeous coat has simple and straight lines for a streamline look.  A charcoal wool and cotton blend has been given a soft felting treatment, with an added dimension of a frayed navy wool stripe on base of coat.  Cuffs on sleeves are a dramatic elongated style, perfect for the understated and modern woman.  Size 4.  Retailed approximately $1,400, priced at $429-SALE PRICE STARTING 2/3/17 $214.50. SOLD

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PRADA Burgundy Satin Tulip Skirt Size 4

The architectural feminine shape of this skirt is utterly divine.  A deep burgundy satin shines just right for a gorgeous evening piece.  Skirt hits right at the knee with a perfectly gathered pleat that forms into a bow right above knee.  Fully lined in thin tulle to keep shape three dimensional.  Italian size 40, fits like a size 4.  Brand new with tags.  Retailed for $2,025, priced at $199-SALE PRICE STARTING 2/3/17 $99.50.

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JIL SANDER Silver Wool Blend Coat Size 4-6

Minimalist designer, Jil Sander creates timeless pieces that don’t overpower, but instead compliments the woman that wears them.   This wool blend coat is created out of silver threads tightly woven for a sleek effect.  The tailoring is simple but creates a defined waistband and a small simple lapel. Finished with pockets at the hips and a satin lining. German size 34, fits like a size 4-6.  Priced at $299-SALE PRICE STARTING 2/3/17 $149.50.

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CHANEL IDENTIFICATION Red and Blue Tweed Skirt Size 6 – SOLD

Chanel is synonymous with tweed, so don’t miss this iconic skirt from the Fall 2000 Chanel Identification collection.  A red and navy blue wool tweed is cut in an a line shape with gunmetal chain along waistband.  A final CC metal adornment is placed along left hip.  Fully lined in silk.  French size 40, fits like a size 6.  Priced at $249-SALE PRICE STARTING 2/3/17 $124.50. SOLD 

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JASON WU Cranberry Cotton Beaded Coat Size 6

When Michelle Obama first wore a white one shouldered Jason Wu dress to her first inaugural ball in 2009, she vaulted the career of the extremely talented but unknown designer.  Bring a little of Michelle’s style into your own closet with this cranberry colored belted trench coat with heavily embellished shoulders and back.  Each patch of embellishments feature both heavy thread and beading details in a floral motif.  Black satin finishes each edge of cotton twill in a polished style.  Size 6.  Priced at $399-SALE PRICE STARTING 2/3/17 $199.50.

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OSCAR DE LA RENTA White Tweed Skirt Suit with Sequin and Ribbon Trim, Size 8

Like golden snow falling on an already dusted landscape, this stunning two-piece is etherically elegant.  The cotton blend ribbed tweed is given light with subtle gold thread woven throughout, and the sprinkling of gold and pearl sequins and beads that cascade along the pleated ribbon trim.  The jacket is open along the front, and both pieces are lined with silk.  Size 8.  Priced at $399-SALE PRICE STARTING 2/3/17 $199.50.

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CHANEL Natural Lambskin Shearling Skirt With Pale Yellow Feather Hem, Size 8

Flirt with luxury in this supple ecru lambskin shearling skirt, made fun with 8-inches of pale yellow turkey feathers along the hem.  Winter meets glamour and whimsy with this amazing skirt from Chanel’s Fall of 2000 Collection.  Size 8 (Chanel 42).  Brand new, with tags, this piece originally retailed $4140.  Priced at $499-SALE PRICE STARTING 2/3/17 $249.50.

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JEAN PAUL GAULTIER FEMME Black Wool Double-Breasted Long Pea Coat, Size 8

A pea coat designed for the feminine form, this finely ribbed wool coat is double-breasted with black ceramic anchor buttons, and finished with a black patent leather belt.  Lined in a royal purple silk, this coat looks as good as it feels.  Size 8.  Priced at $429-SALE PRICE STARTING 2/3/17 $214.50.

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OSCAR DE LA RENTA Black Knit Dress with Green, Black, and Silver Sequins, Size M-L

Oscar de la Renta is impeccably couture, and we love that this elegant piece is made edgy with a python-inspired sequin front.  The black knit is comprised of wool, silk, and cashmere, and is completely embellished down the anterior with vertically cascading green, black, and silver sequins, that extend into a grid pattern.  Size M-L.  Priced at $499-SALE PRICE STARTING 2/3/17 $249.50.

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OSCAR DE LA RENTA Pink Sequin Knit Gown Size M-L

Mesmerize the whole city when you wear this full length pink knit dress that is entirely covered in sequins.  A deep v neck adds extra sex appeal to this body hugging long sleeve style. Crafted out of a cotton and silk knit this dress from the 2014 Resort collection is a show stopper.  Marked a size L, fits like a size 10.  Brand new with tags.  Priced at $499-SALE PRICE STARTING 2/3/17 $249.50.

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THE ROW Black and Navy Shift Dress with Beaded Center Trim, Size 12

A simple silhouette meets architectural design.  Cap sleeved, black finely ribbed acetate/viscose blend main, is complimented with a navy satin-like center, framed in black beading, reminiscent of an Empire State hourglass.  The dress is lined in silk, and is made unique with two hidden side zippers that unzip high into the waist, to create an open tunic look if preferred.  Size 12.  Priced at $429-SALE PRICE STARTING 2/3/17 $214.50.

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Friday Features, January 20th, 2017

 Today is a day of new beginnings, and while we may find that new beginnings come with challenges and difficulties, there are always new opportunities to approach, see, listen, and speak with freshness and compassion.  As always, we stand in solidarity with the women of Portland and the world, and if there’s one thing we can guarantee on this new day, is that ladies’ style, fashion, and the desire to feel good through looking good will never end.  We hope these few products after the storm, can bring a ray of sunny satisfaction to the new owner of any of our fabulous features.  If any products catch your eye, call us at 503.224.7884, or email hannah@seamstofit.com. (Customers in person and phone calls are always first served at or after 10am PST, emails second.)  Remember, we cannot feature all of our fantastic items on the blog, but we do feature additional gems on our Instagram feed. Make sure you follow us so you are up to date with other amazing pieces at http://instagram.com/seamstofit.