END OF SUMMER SALE PREVIEW

GET READY SEAMS TO FITTERS, OUR END OF SUMMER SALE STARTS IN ONE WEEK!!!!

ALL BOLD SALE PRICES WILL BE HONORED STARTING FRIDAY AUGUST 25TH AT   10 AM.  NO PHONE ORDERS ALLOWED UNTIL AFTER 2 PM.

Today we are preparing you all with a small selection of some of the best deals that will be available starting next Friday the 25th.  This is just the beginning of all of the wonderful products that await you, so make sure to stop by next weekend to see all the fabulous finds we have to finish your summer off right!

 

PURSES:

LOUIS VUITTON 2013 Monogrammed ‘Pegase 65’ Rolling Luggage

In near new condition, this large rolling luggage by Louis Vuitton is the ultimate in travelling luxury.  This zip around suitcase has been thoughtfully compartmentalized. A large exterior open pocket (with a hidden zipped pocket inside) makes for easy access to those items you need readily available, and opens to reveal zipped compartments in the double protection flaps, the shoe pocket along the inside edge, and the large zipped pocket against the inside top of the suitcase.  This piece comes complete with garment bag and hanger, lock and keys, an extra detachable handle, luggage tag, and exterior protection case.  Size 17″ [W] x 25.5″ [H] x 8″ [D].  In wonderful, like new condition.  The “Pegase 65” originally retailed for $4300, our price is $2000.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $1,000

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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.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $800

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PRADA Pale Yellow and Tan Python Hobo Purse

A texturally phenomenal shoulder bag by Prada, this entire piece is comprised of python skin, and is in a lovely desert sand color of pale yellow and tan.  The hobo shape adds comfort and wearability, and despite the luxurious exotic skin, this piece is surprisingly practical.  The front of the bag has a fully zipped outer pocket, a zipper also secures the top of the bag, and one additional zipped pocket inside.  Complete with ID tag, and dust bag.  Size 13″ [D] x 8″ [H] x 4″ [D].  This python hobo by Prada originally retailed $3150, our price is $1000.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $500

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PRADA Yellow Chain Hobo

Carry sunshine on your shoulder with this pebbled leather hobo from Prada’s Spring 2015 collection.  A large style hobo that is structured, yet slouchy in all the right ways.  Finished with a silver logo emblem in front and a chunky silver chain that lays flat on shoulder for comfort.  Top of purse has a magnetic closure that opens to a suede lined interior with two slim side pocket, one zippered and one with a magnetic clasp.  Measures 17″ [W] x 10.5″ [H] x 6″ [D] with a 10″ shoulder drop.  Retailed for $2,390, priced at $899.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $449

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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.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $399.50

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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.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $299.50

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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.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $249.50

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DONNA KARAN Cream and Gold Tassel Bucket Tote

Perfect for summer, when you need to carry sunscreen, sunglasses, maybe an extra pair of flip flops, this open bucket style tote can handle it all.  A cream pebbled leather has added dimension with the vertical stitched stripes and gold tassels that adorn the entire bottom trim of bag.  This style has no top closure, but does rest right under arm for security.  Interior is lined in tan suede with one zippered pocket and one zippered envelope pouch.  In great condition, and sold with original dust bag. Measures 17″ [W] x 12″ [H] x 7″ [D] with a 7″ handle drop.  Retailed approximately $1,000, priced at $299.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $149.50

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SHOES:

ALEXANDER WANG Black Leather ‘Abby’ Sandal with Silver Metal Block Heel, Size 5.5

Easy edge.  Stabilized with a wide strap of supple black leather across the foot and ankle strap with heel cage, these “Abby” sandals are a comfortable statement.  The silver metal block heel adds extra support, without compromising design or edgy intrigue.  The heel is unique, not only in its industrial look, but also in its architecture.  The metal splits from the leather sole, adding bite to an otherwise balanced shoe.  In great condition, with box and dust bag.  Size 5.5 (European 35.5).  The “Abby” sandals retail for $550, our price is $199.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $99.50

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AQUAZURRA White ‘Tulum’ Sandals Size 6

Fringe is not just for festival season, wear these sandals with your jeans and tee shirt or favorite sun dress any day.  Three white leather straps are placed on each side of foot with a thin strap that laces up panels along top of foot.  Each panel is trimmed in small fringe on edges, as well as gold rounded studs.  Leather tie is meant to be wrapped around the ankle multiple times with a set of fringe tassels on each end that will happily swing with every step.  Italian size 36, fit like a size 6.  Retailed for $650, priced at $179.  SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $89.50

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FROM THE OFFICE OF ANGELA SCOTT ‘Mr. Fry Striped Oxfords’ Size 6

Founded in 2010, this Los Angeles based company strives to create unique shoes, each hand crafted at a family run shoe cobbler in Portugal.  Angela Scott herself was inspired to design shoes after her life of admiring her grandfather’s dapper style.  Her shoes often invoke traditionally masculine styles, but are “designed by a woman, and for a woman”.  These navy and white striped laceless oxfords are crafted out of a hand painted leather, with a lightweight cream rubber sole.   These never been worn shoes have a design that is well thought out inside and out, with the interior sole made of a cork and leather combination for comfort and durability.  Size 36, fit like a size 6.  Brand new, sold with original box.  Retailed for $450, priced at $199.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $99.50

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CHANEL Black Cambon Quilted Flats Size 6 1/2

Classic and timeless, these flats will stylishly adorn your feet for many seasons to come.  A black lambskin leather is quilted throughout and a patent interlocking CC is placed along the front toe box for a iconic Chanel look.  Trimmed in a grosgrain ribbon along edge and finished with an adorable bow at top of foot.  Size is not marked on shoe, but our measurements guess the fit to be a size 6 1/2.  Priced at $299.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th-  $149.50

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LANVIN Jeweled Kitten Heels Size 6 1/2

Adorn your feet with these highly detailed slingback heels from Lanvin’s summer 2013 collection.  A tan leather and brass chain is woven together along toe strap with clear and gunmetal crystals atop.  Slingback strap features a buckle on each side of the foot, continuing the hardware trend.   Finished with a 3 1/4″ wood heel.  French size 36 1/2, fit like a 6 1/2.  Sold with original box.  Retailed for $1,248, priced at $229.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $114.50

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JIMMY CHOO ‘Mansy 50’ Sandal, Size 7

Brand new, these striking sandals by Jimmy Choo are an easy-going statement.  A walkable 2-inch striped wooden wedge meets a golden pewter metallic patent leather, with a yummy cognac-colored matte leather trim along the toe strap and buckled ankle.  Size 7 (European 37.5).  With box.  These brand new beauties retailed $675, our price is $299.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $149.50

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YVES SAINT LAURENT Bright Coral ‘Tribute’ Heels Size 7 1/2

If you yourself light up the room with energy, then let these vibrant and bold shoes match your personality.  A high gloss coral patent leather is used to craft these iconic YSL heels.  Straps are woven together in a basket style along toes with a t-strap that connects to a buckled ankle strap.  The front 1 1/4″ platform will help stabilize you in these sky high 5 3/4″ heel so you can strut your stuff all night.  French size 38, fit like a size 7 1/2.  Retailing currently for $895, priced at $229.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $114.50

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LANVIN Black Grosgrain Fabric D’Orsay Pump with Wood Platform Heel, Size 7.5

A perfect summer black pump, these ladylike d’orsay cut heels are comprised of a soft black grosgrain fabric upper, accented with a brown leather buckled ankle strap, and blonde wood platform heel (4.5″).  Size 7.5 (European 38).  Priced at $199.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $99.50

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MANOLO BLAHNIK Beige Leather and Lace Heels, Size 8

Simply exquisite, these elegant latte cream colored leather heeled sandals have lady-like lace across the toe and (4.5″) heel, while the back of the shoe is accented with a corset-style lace-up.  Like new, with their box and dust bag.  Size 8 (European 38).  Originally these sandals retailed for $765, our price is $299.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th-  $149.50

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NICHOLAS KIRKWOOD Baby Blue ‘Beya’ Flats Size 8

This style is currently for sale in major department stores, so make sure you grab this on trend piece before it’s gone.  The baby blue shade  will pair easily with any ankle cut pant or jeans for an effortlessly chic look.  Shoe features a pointed toe with stitch detail along side front.  The subtle gold mirrored heel will add just the right of polished shine to your feet.  Brand new, sold with original dust bag.  Italian size 38 1/2, and fit like a size 8.  Currently retailing for $475.   Priced at $229.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $114.50

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VALENTINO ‘Thebes’ Sandals Size 8.5

Channel your ancient Greek warrior goddess with these dramatic and edgy sandals by Valentino.  Perforated black leather straps lay across the top of foot with a black and metal masked Deer head connecting the two straps.   Embellishment on top features mixed toned metals that will armor your feet in warrior like style.  A thin leather strap wraps around ankle three times for a complete Grecian sandal aesthetic.  Sold with original box and dust bags, worn only once.  Retailed for $1495, priced at $499.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $249.50

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MAISON MARTIN MARGIELA Silver Painted Oxfords Size 8 1/2

Shine bright from your feet up with these silver painted oxfords from eclectic yet minimal French designer Martin Margiela.  These shoes have the option to be worn laced up, or go for the simple sleek look and choose the lace-less style.  For a complete design, these shoes even have their soles painted silver!  French size 39 1/2, fit like a size 8 1/2.  Brand new in box.  Retailed for $675, priced at $249.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th-  $124.50

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GUCCI ‘Salandia’ Muted Mauve Leather Peep Toe Flats, Size 9

Brand new, with box, these sleek and simple muted mauve leather flats are a great everyday shoe.  Perfect for work or play, these peep toe ballet flats have a silver-tone  horse-bit buckle across the top of the foot, keeping them signature and sophisticated, while the open toe keeps them lighthearted.  Size 9 (European 39).  With box.  Originally, the “Salandia Peep Toe Flats” retail $595, our price is $299.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $149.50

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PRADA Coral Studded Mules Size 9 1/2

Feminine yet edgy, these mules have the best of both worlds.  Crafted out of a coral patent saffiano grained leather with gold studs covering the front vamp toe strap.  Pair with a colorful dress at the next wedding you attend, and you will finish your outfit with a classy and modern edge.  Finished with a 3″ gold metal martini shaped heel  Italian size 39 1/2, fit like a size 9 1/2.  Sold with original dust bag.  Retailed for $695, priced at $199.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $99.50

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PEDRO GARCIA ‘Nayeli’ Slingback Wedge Size 9 1/2

Another brand new pair of shoes ready for you to be the first to strut your stuff in.  These slingback sandals are a shiny black leather with top vamp strap crafted out of a nylon fabric that is wonderfully comfortable.  Give yourself some height without compromising stability in these 2″ flatform sandals.  Easy to put on and off, with a velcro strap, these simple beauties are a no brainer with any outfit.  Size 40, fits like a size 9 1/2 with a narrow toe box.  In brand new condition, sold with original box.  Retailed for $525, priced at $199.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th-$99.50

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PIERRE HARDY Gladiator Sandals with Cream Patent Platform Heel, Size 10

Powerful and sexy, these saddle brown leather gladiator sandals are trimmed with a metallic copper-tinted gold along the foot and back of heel.  The cream patent leather platform and heel (5.5″ total height) add purpose and presence, and is perfectly complimentary in its unique juxtaposition.  Size 10 (European 41).  Originally retailing $1590, our price is $199.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $99.50

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JEWELRY:

HAMMERMAN BROTHERS 18K Gold Lion Brooch/Slide Pendant with Diamonds, Emeralds, and Ruby

For over 75 years, the Hammerman Brothers “remains one of the few American Made manufacturing and Design Houses.”  Each piece is unique, old-world crafted, and made with the highest quality precious stones.  This solid 18k gold lion brooch/slide pendant is truly a sculptural work of art.  While the gold is carved to feline perfection, this piece comes to life with its precious jeweled features.  Two emeralds (0.28 cts) comprise the lion’s eyes, while 24 diamonds (0.45cttw, clarity: VVS-VS, color: E-F) set in 18k white gold make up the eyebrows, whiskers and teeth.  The lion also holds a single round cabachon ruby in its mouth.  This piece measures 59.68mm [H] x 49.43mm [W], and weighs 69.35 grams.  With appraisal, this incredible, collectible brooch is valued at $7000.  Our price is $5500.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $2,750

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18K, Sapphire, and Diamond Ring, Size 4.75

Brilliantly beautiful, this gorgeous sapphire and baguette diamond ring is a stunning revival.  The oval faceted sapphire is approximately 1.23cts, and there are 10 tapered baguette diamonds (0.60 cttw) book-ending the center stone.  Set in 18k yellow gold, the sapphire lights up with the brightness of the gold tone and lightness of the diamonds.  Size 4.75.  With appraisal, this piece retails approximately $3650.  Our price is $1800.

 SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th-$900

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14K White Gold Sea Star Ring With Brown and Colorless Diamonds, Size 6.5

Sea stars, or starfish, are a common aquatic summertime motif in both our wearable styles and beach home decor.  Why not add to the oceanic fantasy with a bit of diamond, allowing the beloved sea creature to live its name out as a “Star”.  This stunning ring is comprised of 14k white gold, and the 32 brown diamonds (weight: 0.66cttw, clarity: SI-1-2, color: fancy light brown) in the center of the starfish are set in rhodium.  The “stars” are bead set with a double row of “colorless” diamonds (weight 0.56cttw, clarity: VS-SI, color: H-I) , which mimic the spiny skin of the sea star.  Immaculately finished, and truly a magical statement, this piece is valued at $3000.  Our price is $1500.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th-$750

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Gail Bird and Yazzie Johnson 18k Coral and Pink Tourmaline Ring Size 8.5

Friends since childhood, Gail Bird and Yazzie Johnson have been designing contemporary jewelry with roots in Native American aesthetic for the past 30 years.  This stunning piece is set in 18k hand textured yellow gold with a pink tourmaline and oblong coral stone set separately but side by side.   Each stone has the bezel set in a textured prong style that adds an industrial texture to these feminine stones.  Size 8.5.  Each ring is a custom piece, but a comparable piece would retail for $2,800, priced at $1,200.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th-$600

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DAVID YURMAN ‘Aqua Chalcedony and Diamond Ring’ Size 3.75

The stones in this set are a true aqua color, and will have you dreaming of being along a sunny seaside.  The rounded cabochon center stone sits within an 18k mounting with diamonds on each side.  A sterling cable band is accented with 18k yellow gold bars on each side of diamond clusters.  Diamonds total an approximate of .90 carats.  Size 3.75.  Priced at $649.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $324.50

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18K Gold, Seed Pearl, and Aquamarine Chandelier Earrings

Delicate and divine, these beautiful 18k yellow gold decorative wire chandelier earrings have five strands of seed pearls (in each ear) that lead to briolette-faceted aquamarines.  There is a total of 80 seed pearls (2.75mm each), and 12 aquamarines (6mm x 4mm each).  The earrings are 4.25 inches in length from hook to lowest aquamarine dangle.  With appraisal, these earrings are valued at $1250.  Our price is $599.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $299.50

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CLOTHING:

GUCCI Rust Lamé Silk Jacket and Tank Set Size 2

Our imagination is running wild thinking of Diane Von Furstenberg wearing this jacket set to dance all night at Studio 54 in the 1970’s.  Crafted out of a rust silk with silver lamè thread woven throughout, for an all over sparkle.  Jacket is cut in a menswear inspired longer, one button style with extra buttons along sleeve cuffs.  When the dancing gets you too hot, remove the jacket to reveal racerback style tank and you will be back in business.  Italian size 40, fits like a size 2.  Priced at $199.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $99.50

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PROENZA SCHOULER Geometric Silk Tank Dress Size 4

Another great summer dress from New York based design house Proenza Schouler.  This adorable dress is a loose cut with a blue and black geometric design.  A dark waistband breaks up the body in a flattering way.  Styled with a snap button front bust detail and spaghetti straps that criss cross in back, this dress will flow easily with you on a hot summer day.  Size 4.  Priced at $399.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $199.50

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JUNYA WATANABE COMME DES GARCONS Oversized Fringe Shirt Size S

You all must have seen all the amazing fashion at this years MET Gala, I mean who could forget Rihanna’s petaled floral extravaganza deigned by the nights honoree, Rei Kawakubo and Comme des Garcons.  C.D.G. has been creating some of those most avant garde and whimsical fashions since the 1970’s, and continues to impress and dress fashionistas like Lady Gaga and Alexa Chung.  This shirt was designed by Junya Watanabe, another Japanese designer who has her own sub-line within Comme des Garcons, but continues Kawakubo’s aesthetic.   A white cotton is designed in a tent like shape along hips with one opening for the body on left side waist, so most of the volume puffs out on right hip.  Finished with white fringe along bust line and a henley style button collar.  This piece will make you feel like a walking piece of origami.  Size S.  Priced at $189.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th-$89.50

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PROENZA SCHOULER Yellow with Grey and Green Feathered Foliage Print, Size 6

Bright, bold, and super fun, this green and grey feather-like foliage print is perfectly “Echered” throughout the design, and is brought even more to life with a great marbled yellow backdrop.  Reminiscent of the Persian Silk Tree, this print is full of intangible texture.  The back of the piece calms and grounds itself with a simple black panel.  Comprised of acetate, viscose, and spandex.  Size 6.  Brand new, with tags, this dress retailed $1150.  Our price is $499.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th-$249.50

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OSCAR de la RENTA Woven Silk Draped Dress Size 6

Elegant and sophisticated, this deep teal blue dress will work for any wedding or special occasion this summer.  The draped panel along the front and back sides give this dress an ethereal quality that will flow and move with you gorgeously.  Crafted out of a woven silk fabric this piece, from the 2010 collection, has a subtle sheen to it that will have you shining like a jewel.  Finished with a low v cut in back and a higher scoop style front collar.  Size 6. Priced at $379.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $189.50

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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 $169.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $84.50

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MISSONI MARE Purple, Green, Tan, and Copper Knit Jumpsuit, Size 6-8

This super sheer, super chic foliage knit jumpsuit is over-the-top cruise-wear perfection.  The muted purple, green, and tan colors are livened by a copper thread that makes this piece sparkle throughout.  Whether yachting through the Greek Isles or lounging in Saint-Tropez, this jumpsuit is brings swanky fashion to the beach: the 70’s “It Girl” is back!  Complete with wide stretch belt, for a finished, more fitted look.  Size 6-8.  Priced at $199.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $99.50

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SUNO White Cotton/Silk Black Polka Dotted Maxi Dress, Size M

Spring/Summer Resort 2017 is the last collection for the Suno brand, but this piece is sure to carry its fashion-forward name long into the future.  The white gauzy cotton/silk over-layer is vertically shredded and printed with black polka dots.  Raw edges in a finely cinched pleat trim the waist and neckline.  A very pale lavender, grey, and black repeating flame-like design makes up the under-layer, which is revealed throughout the shredded piece, and trims the full-length wrapping slit down the front.  Size M.  This marvelous dress is priced at $229.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $114.50

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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 $699.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $349.50

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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 $399.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $199.50

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YVES SAINT LAURENT Dark Cherry Red Grecian-Draped Dress, Size 8

Beautiful in its deep rich color, and exquisite in its master drape, this dress is truly elegant.  The triacetate/polyester blend feels silk-like, but with a durable weight.  The front drapes like drawn theater curtains across the bust, and a sash completes the waist, falling gracefully to the left side.  The back is simple, but with a twisted drape across the drop waist and fully pleated skirt.  Size 8 (French 40).  Priced at $399.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $199.50

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VALENTINO RED Green Cotton Eyelet Dress Size 8

This dress has a feminine flirt going on, with the pleat and eyelet peek a boo details and full skirt.  Crafted out of a cotton stretch, this fit and flare style is adorned with panels of micro pleats spaced with strips of eyelet cutouts and woven cotton zigzags.  Keep cool with the little pockets of breeze that will flow through the open cutouts, but stay modest with the skirt slip sold with dress.  Italian size 44, fits like a size 8.  Priced at $249.

SALE PRICE STARTING AUG 25th- $124.50

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Friday Features, August 11, 2017

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Summer is the season for relaxation and indulgence.  This week’s lovely items are not only fun and full of whimsy, but add light opulence to these hot months.  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, and emails third.)  Remember, we cannot feature all of our fantastic items on the blog, but we do feature additional gems on our Instagram feed, so make sure you follow us at http://instagram.com/seamstofit.

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

PURSES:

JIMMY CHOO Multi-Colored ‘Scarlet Large Printed Tote’ – SOLD

Light in both weight and attitude, this brightly printed “Scarlet” tote by Jimmy Choo is as fun as it is practical.  The snakeskin printed zebra motif is edgy and playful, while the mint green to rich lavender to navy, yellow, and rust colors makes this piece pop with lively whimsy.  The tote is a treated canvas, keeping the bag light-weight despite its size.  Tobacco brown leather comprises the trim, two top handles, and signature tie down the front of the bag.  Lined in brown canvas, with a single snap closure at the top, two expandable snapped sides, and both a zipped and open interior pocket.  Size 13″ [W] x 9″ [H] x 5.5″ [D].  In like new condition.  The “Scarlet” tote originally retailed for $895, our price is $399. SOLD

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ACCESSORIES:

LOUIS VUITTON 2003 Black Leather Key and Card Holder – SOLD

This tiny black pebbled leather pouch is just the right size for credit cards and keys.  A great accessory for the grab-and-go lifestyle, or an easy-to-find pouch inside a bag to keep those elusive keys from hiding.  The black textured leather is trimmed with yellow stitching, and has gold-tone hardware along the bottom corners, zipper pull, and interior key chain.  Size 5″ [W] x 2.75″ [H].  In wonderful condition.  Priced at $99. SOLD

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JEWELRY:

JAMIE JOSEPH Chrysoprase, Sterling and 14K Yellow Gold Ring, Size 7 – SOLD

We love Jamie Joseph’s organic designs and talented eye for gemstones, and this piece is no exception.  Set in sterling silver, with a 14k yellow gold bezel, the center is filled with an oblong faceted chrysoprase chalcedony stone.  While the gorgeous “green ray” of color attracts us first, chrysoprase is also the stone of “Divine Truth, and promotes joy and happiness, while healing the heart of energies of depression and anxiety.”  This piece retailed $990.  Our price is $499. SOLD

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14K White Gold and Diamond Leaf Band Ring, Size 6

Feminine fancy is wonderfully articulated in this finely carved 14k white gold foliage-themed band.  Each leaf has a single round brilliant-cut diamond set inside, for a total of 24 diamonds.  The band measures 7.82mm in width, with 0.56 total carat weight.  Each diamond weighs approximately 0.016 to 0.025cts, and have clarity of SI-1 to I-1, and color G-H.  With appraisal, this lovely ring is valued at $1650, our price is $849.

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TIFFANY & CO 18K Yellow Gold Knotted Necklace – SOLD

Nautical themes are found throughout summertime fashion, and this necklace is nautical elegance at its best.  The 24″ solid 18k yellow gold finely woven chain is double stranded, and ties itself in 9 knots spaced a perfect 2-inches apart.  The 17-gram weighted necklace is an exquisite piece from day to night, and adds a tastefully rich accent to any outfit.  With original necklace case.  This vintage Tiffany knotted necklace retailed for $2500, our price is $1300. SOLD

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14K White Gold Sea Star Ring With Brown and Colorless Diamonds, Size 6.5

Sea stars, or starfish, are a common aquatic summertime motif in both our wearable styles and beach home decor.  Why not add to the oceanic fantasy with a bit of diamond, allowing the beloved sea creature to live its name out as a “Star”.  This stunning ring is comprised of 14k white gold, and the 32 brown diamonds (weight: 0.66cttw, clarity: SI-1-2, color: fancy light brown) in the center of the starfish are set in rhodium.  The “stars” are bead set with a double row of “colorless” diamonds (weight 0.56cttw, clarity: VS-SI, color: H-I) , which mimic the spiny skin of the sea star.  Immaculately finished, and truly a magical statement, this piece is valued at $3000.  Our price is $1500.

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18K Yellow Gold ‘BELIEVE’ Bracelet with Diamond

The word “believe” can mean many things to many people.  Conveying trust, faith, or imagination, this powerful word is carried throughout most of our lives and usually resides in our hearts.  Wear your heart on your sleeve with this amazing 18k solid yellow gold bracelet that spells “Believe” in cursive across the wrist.  The I is dotted with a single bezel set round brilliant full-cut diamond (weight: 0.06cts, clarity: I-1, color: G-H) for a bit of added elegance and spiritual strength.  The bracelet is 55mm in diameter, and has a hook clasp for ease and security. With appraisal, this piece is valued at $4350.  Our price is $2000.

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BVLGARI 18K White and Yellow Gold ‘Bi Color Parentesi’ Bracelet

Bvlgari’s “Parentesi” collection was inspired by “the joints of Roman pavements”.  This piece mimics that ancient architecture, and is comprised in solid 14k interchanging white and yellow gold links.  The cuff is articulated by the yellow omega-styled “joints” and is flexible.  The internal diameter is 50mm, and measures 14.33mm in width.  This piece weighs out to 69.33 grams, though feels surprisingly light on the wrist.  This vintage “Bi-Color Parentesi” gold bracelet comes with an appraisal, valuing the piece at $6900.  Our price is $3500.

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FRIDAY FEATURES AUGUST 4th 2017

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Treat yourself to something special after surviving this heat wave.  We have Chanel choices, options from current seasons, and unique jewelry items to offer today, so take your pick!  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, and emails third.)  Remember, we cannot feature all of our fantastic items on the blog, but we do feature additional gems on our Instagram feed, so make sure you follow us at http://instagram.com/seamstofit.

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

PURSES:

CHANEL ‘XL Shopping Tote’ – SOLD

A collector’s dream come true, this extra large tote from 1995 is an iconic Chanel piece.   Crafted out of super soft lambskin leather with 24k gold plated chain top handles, this piece is the epitome of luxury.  An extra large signature stitched CC in front will have you proud to wear this Chanel on your arm.  Tote is designed as an open top with fully leather lined interior and one zippered pocket on back wall.  Measures 16″ [W] x 12.5″ [H] x 4.75″ [D] with a 12″ strap drop.   Sold with original dust bag.  Priced at $2,000. SOLD

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BALENCIAGA Grey ‘Town Crossbody’ – SOLD

A purse that will live easily under your arm is this pre-distressed leather cross body bag from Balenciaga.  Its crinkled leather will just get better with time and love, no need to worry about keeping this one pristine.  Need another reason to love this piece?  It’s convertible!  Carry hands free with cross body strap option, or remove long strap and use as a hand held style, also fits tightly underarm.  This grey color will go with all your wardrobe year round, making it your new go to favorite.  Finished with dark brass studs and hardware and fringe leather strings for added whimsy.  Interior is lined in black canvas with zippered and open side pockets.  Measures 13.5″ [W] x 9.25″ [H] x 3″ [D] with a 5″ top handle drop and 27″ maximum cross body strap drop.  Retailed for $1,765, priced at $699. SOLD

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SHOES:

CHANEL Black Cambon Quilted Flats Size 6 1/2

Classic and timeless, these flats will stylishly adorn your feet for many seasons to come.  A black lambskin leather is quilted throughout and a patent interlocking CC is placed along the front toe box for a iconic Chanel look.  Trimmed in a grosgrain ribbon along edge and finished with an adorable bow at top of foot.  Size is not marked on shoe, but our measurements guess the fit to be a size 6 1/2.  Priced at $299.

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YVES SAINT LAURENT Bright Coral ‘Tribute’ Heels Size 7 1/2

If you yourself light up the room with energy, then let these vibrant and bold shoes match your personality.  A high gloss coral patent leather is used to craft these iconic YSL heels.  Straps are woven together in a basket style along toes with a t-strap that connects to a buckled ankle strap.  The front 1 1/4″ platform will help stabilize you in these sky high 5 3/4″ heel so you can strut your stuff all night.  French size 38, fit like a size 7 1/2.  Retailing currently for $895, priced at $229.

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NICHOLAS KIRKWOOD White or Baby Blue ‘Beya’ Flats Size 8 WHITE SOLD

Take your pick of which summer color you love most with your option of either an ivory white or baby blue shade.  This style is currently for sale in major department stores, so make sure you grab this on trend piece before it’s gone.  Either shade will pair easily with any ankle cut pant or jeans for an effortlessly chic look.  Shoes feature a pointed toe with stitch detail along side front.  The subtle gold mirrored heel will add just the right of polished shine to your feet.  Baby blue pair are brand new and are sold with original dust bag, while the white pair have been worn once.  Each pair are an Italian size 38 1/2, and fit like a size 8.  Currently retailing for $475.  White pair priced at $199 – SOLD.  Blue pair at $229.

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VALENTINO ‘Thebes’ Sandals Size 8.5

Channel your ancient Greek warrior goddess with these dramatic and edgy sandals by Valentino.  Perforated black leather straps lay across the top of foot with a black and metal masked Deer head connecting the two straps.   Embellishment on top features mixed toned metals that will armor your feet in warrior like style.  A thin leather strap wraps around ankle three times for a complete Grecian sandal aesthetic.  Sold with original box and dust bags, worn only once.  Retailed for $1495, priced at $499.

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JEWELRY:

MONIQUE PÉAN 18k Diamond and Peach Moonstone Stud Earrings

We should all be conscientious of how our choices in fashion affect the global community, that’s one of the reasons why we all love consignment right?  Designers, like Monique Péan, are making it easier these days to shop according to your morals, by using sustainable materials that are ethically sourced and crafted by true artisans.  These amazing studs earrings are made out of 18k recycled yellow gold with a trim of fair trade pave diamonds surrounding a translucent peach moonstone.  Measuring just over 1/4″ square, these earrings will be a subtle yet mesmerizing addition to your jewelry collection.  Retailed for $3,200, priced at $1,600.

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REINSTEIN ROSS 18k White Gold and Diamond ‘Regular Hoopstock Hoops’

Wear these hoops everyday and you will have a special sparkle with you all the time.  A brushed 18k white gold creates a slightly more casual day to day look, but the 10 sparkling pave set diamonds will ensure these shine in the evening too.  Hoop will round perfectly around lobe with a tightly hugged back to keep the earrings in place no matter what you do.  Measures 5/8″ in diameter.  Retailed for $2,450, priced at $1,200.

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TIFFANY by ELSA PERETTI 18k and Silk Necklace – SOLD

Elsa Peretti has been designing for Tiffany since 1974, and has created some of their most organic and luxurious pieces sold for decades.  Her signature collection includes simple  silk necklaces that are adorned in solid 18k gold pendants, for a classic and luxe style.  Today we offer a open teardrop shape pendant on an 18″ black silk cord.  Pendant measures 2″ in length and 1 1/2″ in width.  Sold with original box.  Retailed approximately $1,550, priced at $799. SOLD

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DAVID YURMAN ‘Cable Classic Gold Dome Hinged Cuff’ – SOLD

When you love Yurman, it shows best with a stack of bangles stacked on your arm.  Get this hinged cuff as your large anchor to the stack and the rest will fall into place easily.  A sterling curved cable 10mm thick is adorned with 14k yellow gold domes tips with a hinged opening in back.   Measures 6 1/4″ in diameter.   Retails currently on Yurman’s website for $1,450.  Priced at $649. SOLD

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Friday Features, July 28th, 2017

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Beauty is relentless, and we continue to have a plethora of gorgeous items coming in, from the flashy to the fabulously fun!  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 exactly at 10 am, customers in person are served first, phone calls are second, and emails third.)  Remember, we cannot feature all of our fantastic items on the blog, but we do feature additional gems on Instagram, so make sure you follow us at http://instagram.com/seamstofit.

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

PURSES:

LOUIS VUITTON 2003 Monogrammed ‘Keepall 50’ Duffel – SOLD

In excellent condition, this “Keepall 50″ monogrammed duffel is a perfect travelling companion.  Large enough to pack for the weekend, and small enough to carry on an airplane, this piece is sized 19.7″ [W] x 11.4″ [H] x 8.7” [D].   Despite its age, this bag was hardly used, and is in near new condition, with the only noticeable wear being a watermark on the back of the luggage tag and one of the base straps.  Complete with luggage tag, handle buckle, and lock and keys.  The “Keepall 50” currently retails for $1370, our price is $799. SOLD

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ALEXANDER WANG Black Leather ‘Abby’ Sandal with Silver Metal Block Heel, Size 5.5

Easy edge.  Stabilized with a wide strap of supple black leather across the foot and ankle strap with heel cage, these “Abby” sandals are a comfortable statement.  The silver metal block heel adds extra support, without compromising design or edgy intrigue.  The heel is unique, not only in its industrial look, but also in its architecture.  The metal splits from the leather sole, adding bite to an otherwise balanced shoe.  In great condition, with box and dust bag.  Size 5.5 (European 35.5).  The “Abby” sandals retail for $550, our price is $199.

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DAVID YURMAN Amethyst and Sterling Cable Link Bracelet with 18K Gold Spacers

Amethyst is a calming stone, promoting balance and peace for the wearer.  This gorgeous interpretation by David Yurman has three large (2cm x 1.5cm) faceted amethyst stones book-ended with small 18k yellow gold spacers set between sterling cable links.  This piece is 8 inches in length, and weighs 28 grams.  A lovely, and signature bracelet by David Yurman.   Our price is $499.

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SUZANNE KALAN 18K Yellow Gold, Diamond, and White Topaz Teardrop Earrings

Californian designer, Suzanne Kalan’s fine aesthetic shines through her antique-inspired designs.  These stunning white topaz teardrop earrings are a beautiful balance of presence and timelessness.  The white topaz teardrop is framed with small diamonds set in 18k yellow gold.  They hang 24mm from the ear, and are a delicate 8mm in width.  A single diamond sits above, attached to the hook, while the drop is articulated to capture movement and light.  These breathtaking beauties come with their box and pouch, and originally retailed for $1200.  Our price is $649.

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JES MAHARRY ‘Blue Moon’ Lapis Lazuli Ring with 14K Rose Gold Bezel and 18K Yellow Gold Band, Size 6 – SOLD

“Be Free and Love Life” is Jes MaHarry’s motto.  Her stones are meaningful, and intentionally and consciously sourced.  This “Blue Moon” ring carries with it Lapis Lazuli’s meaning of “wisdom and truth”, and even has the words Truth, Love, and Peace engraved on the inside of the 18k yellow gold band.  The lapis (18mm in diameter) itself is surrounded by a moon and star carved 14k rose gold bezel.  Size 6.  With pouch. This piece currently retails for $1400.  Our price is $699. SOLD

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BLUE TOPAZ and DIAMOND Earrings Set in 18K White Gold

Brilliant, and breathtakingly ice blue, these sparkling light blue topaz earrings simply dazzle.  The 10mm square brilliant-cut light blue topaz stones are surrounded by just over half a carat of diamonds (weight: 0.55 cttw, color: G-H, clarity: VS-2 to SI-1).  The earrings are lever set in 18k white gold, with diamonds continuing up the lever to the ear, hanging 21.5mm in length.  With appraisal, these gorgeous earrings are valued at $2650.  Our price is $1200.

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DIAMOND Emerald-Cut Earrings Set in Platinum with 18K Post

For any age, for any occasion, every girl wants a pair of diamond stud earrings.  These simple yet stunning diamonds are emerald-cut and step-faceted, weighing 0.71 cttw, with color E/F, and a clarity of VS-1, VS-2.  Each earring (size 5mm x 3mm) is set into a platinum 4-prong basket head, atop an 18k yellow gold threaded post, with and 18k white gold screw back.  With appraisal, these diamond studs are valued at $3500.  Our price is $2000.

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CLOTHING:

ROCHAS Charcoal and Ivory Striped ‘Satin Flounced Duchesse Top’, Size 4 – SOLD

For 90 years, the Rochas brand has been, “a sculptor of the modern woman, whose elegant inspiration the brand is constantly reinventing.”  This immaculately structured top is designed with flare, flirtation, artistic elegance, and sculptural intrigue.  The polyester/silk blend give a stiff satin finish.  A surprise from all sides, this piece is reminiscent of an elevated cropped apron in front, and turns to reveal a sporty racer-back with feminine bow and peplum waist.  Great paired with a pencil skirt (as pictured below), a tapered pant, or perhaps a creative layer atop a fitted dress.  This conversational piece is a fun and lively bit of fashion.  Size 4 (European 40).  The “Satin Flounced Duchesse Top” retailed for $860.  Our price is $279. SOLD

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SUNO White Cotton/Silk Black Polka Dotted Maxi Dress, Size M

Spring/Summer Resort 2017 is the last collection for the Suno brand, but this piece is sure to carry its fashion-forward name long into the future.  The white gauzy cotton/silk over-layer is vertically shredded and printed with black polka dots.  Raw edges in a finely cinched pleat trim the waist and neckline.  A very pale lavender, grey, and black repeating flame-like design makes up the under-layer, which is revealed throughout the shredded piece, and trims the full-length wrapping slit down the front.  Size M.  This marvelous dress is priced at $229.

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YVES SAINT LAURENT Dark Cherry Red Grecian-Draped Dress, Size 8

Beautiful in its deep rich color, and exquisite in its master drape, this dress is truly elegant.  The triacetate/polyester blend feels silk-like, but with a durable weight.  The front drapes like drawn theater curtains across the bust, and a sash completes the waist, falling gracefully to the left side.  The back is simple, but with a twisted drape across the drop waist and fully pleated skirt.  Size 8 (French 40).  Priced at $399.

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FRIDAY FEATURES JULY 21st 2017

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 We have some unique artisan pieces to showcase for you today.  From collectible chunky jewelry, delicate lace, and hand crafted shoes.  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 exactly at 10 am, customers in person are served first, phone calls are second, and emails third.)  Remember, we cannot feature all of our fantastic items on the blog, but we do feature additional gems on Instagram, so make sure you follow us at http://instagram.com/seamstofit.

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

 

PURSES:

LOUIS VUITTON ‘Batignolles Vertical PM’ Handbag- SOLD

Hand held and compact, this small tote is perfect for any petite Louis lover.  Traditional brown monogram is accented with tan leather piping, top handles, and buckles on sides.  This purse has slight versatility in its shape, with the option to cinch side buckles tight and secure, or to open them wide for easier access to interior.  Original owner had Louis Vuitton replace top leather piping, for a brand new finish.  Interior is lined in brown canvas with one open side pocket and one small cell phone sized pocket.  Measures 9.5″ [W] x 9″ [H] x 6″ [D] with a 5 1/2″ handle drop.  Sold with original dust bag.  Retailed for $1,030, priced at $549. SOLD

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SHOES:

FROM THE OFFICE OF ANGELA SCOTT ‘Mr. Fry Striped Oxfords’ Size 6

Founded in 2010, this Los Angeles based company strives to create unique shoes, each hand crafted at a family run shoe cobbler in Portugal.  Angela Scott herself was inspired to design shoes after her life of admiring her grandfather’s dapper style.  Her shoes often invoke traditionally masculine styles, but are “designed by a woman, and for a woman”.  These navy and white striped laceless oxfords are crafted out of a hand painted leather, with a lightweight cream rubber sole.   These never been worn shoes have a design that is well thought out inside and out, with the interior sole made of a cork and leather combination for comfort and durability.  Size 36, fit like a size 6.  Brand new, sold with original box.  Retailed for $450, priced at $199.

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PEDRO GARCIA ‘Nayeli’ Slingback Wedge Size 9 1/2

Another brand new pair of shoes ready for you to be the first to strut your stuff in.  These slingback sandals are a shiny black leather with top vamp strap crafted out of a nylon fabric that is wonderfully comfortable.  Give yourself some height without compromising stability in these 2″ flatform sandals.  Easy to put on and off, with a velcro strap, these simple beauties are a no brainer with any outfit.  Size 40, fits like a size 9 1/2 with a narrow toe box.  In brand new condition, sold with original box.  Retailed for $525, priced at $199.

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JEWELRY:

LUZ by HOUMAN OMIDIFAR ‘Enigma Diamond Ring’ Size 7

With diamonds covering almost every space on this statement ring, you will never tire of watching the sparkle.  An 18k white gold band is designed with a mixture of black and white diamonds in alternating motifs.  Sides of this curved square shape feature a scroll like design with either black, white diamonds, or both.  Both the top and bottom edge of ring are trimmed in diamonds, one side black the opposite white.  Each corner of rings edges has a ruby placed at the tip for even more detailing.  Ring includes a total of 1.24 carats of white diamonds and 1.24 carats of black diamonds with 0.16 carats of rubies.  Size 7.  Currently retails for $7,870, priced at $3,800.

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CHRISTIAN DIOR ‘Gourmette de Dior’ Diamond Ring Size 6 1/4 – SOLD

Shield your finger with this pave diamond encrusted 18k white gold ring from French powerhouse Christian Dior.  Built like armor with a chain link band and a solid gold curved bar at the front with a mix of various sized pave diamonds, for an extra dazzling sparkle.   Contains an estimated .50 total carat weight of diamonds.  Fits a size 6 1/4.  Retailed $5,200, priced at $1,500. SOLD

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IRADJ MOINI Mixed Quartz Bracelet – SOLD

Iradj Moini got his start in the jewelry business designing for Oscar de la Renta, but ever since he started his own line in 1989, he has been a collected designer for those who love to wear gorgeous statement pieces.  Fashion icon Iris Arfel included lots of Moini pieces in the collection of her jewelry shown at the MET Museum in 2006.  He also has three pieces in a permanent exhibit at the Louvre, so don’t miss out on getting this piece of wearable art.  Pale green quartz beads are individually knotted in nine rows, connected with a gold bar slide clasp.  While these beads are gorgeous, the real star of the show is the multi stone cluster that rests on top of wrist.  A mix of carved amethyst, faceted citrine, pink and green quartz beads are positioned in a flower like shape with smaller cluster of stones in center.  Top stone cluster measures 2″ square and total length of bracelet is 7″ long  Retailed approximately $2,000, priced at $599. SOLD

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CLOTHING:

PETER COHEN Olive Lace Dress with Blue and Teal Underlay Size 8 – SOLD

Subtle details are what truly make couture designs, and this dress has it all.  A delicate olive cotton fabric has been designed in a circular mosaic lace pattern that lets the colorful underlay shine through.  Panel at bust has a royal blue silk under layer, while the skirt has a slip in a teal blue shade.  The color contrast on this fit and flare style is muted under the olive lace, but your true fashionista friends will notice the artistic difference.  Brand new with tags.  Marked a size medium, fits like a size 8.  Retailed for $1,825, priced at $599. SOLD

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BRUNELLO CUCINELLI Slate Grey Cotton Tunic Size 10 – SOLD

This tunic/jacket will be the perfect layer for summer or fall in Portland.  Pair with white skinny jeans and platform sandals now, or layer a turtleneck underneath for the fall season, this will become your year round go to piece.  A neutral slate grey cotton stretch is designed with a mandarin style collar and a button front that opens at waist for a flowing yet tailored tunic.  Cut longer in the back, this piece will help elongate and slim the body.  Marked a size XL, but fits like a size 10.  Brand new with tags.  Retailed approximately $2,000, priced at $499. SOLD

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Friday Features, July 14th, 2017

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 Happy Friday, Seams To Fitters!  We are excited to tempt you with a few mid-summer splurges: even more Chanel earrings, a Nava Zahavi ring, and a few other goodies from some our favorite brands like Isabel Marant and Alexander Wang.  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 exactly at 10 am, customers in person are served first, phone calls are second, and emails third.)  Remember, we cannot feature all of our fantastic items on the blog, but we do feature additional gems on Instagram, so make sure you follow us at http://instagram.com/seamstofit.

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

SHOES:

ALEXANDER WANG ‘Devon’ Blush Adobe Pebbled Nubuck Leather Zip-Front Espadrille Platform Flats, Size 7 – SOLD

Sometimes the simplest styles create the most intriguing fashion.  These “Devon” espadrille 1-inch platform flats do just that.  The finely pebbled nubuck leather comes in a unique blush color, reminiscent of adobe clay.  A silver zipper with o-ring pull sits vertically atop the foot, and the bright metal shines in contrast with their deliciously textured matte color, leading to the woven espadrille sole, for an edgy “boho” look.  In like-new condition, with box and dust bag.  The “Devon” flats originally retailed $375, our price is $129 SOLD

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SCHUTZ ‘Julez’ Natural Raffia Woven Platform Espadrille Lace-Up, Size 7.5 – SOLD

“Attitude, Innovation, and ‘Living for Pleasure’,” is the philosophy behind the Brazilian-made brand.  Brand new, these “Julez” woven straw platform espadrilles are perfect for a little summertime elevation, without a heel.  A rubber sole meets a graduated platform wedge (from 1.5″ to 3″ in height), which leads to a finely woven oxford-esque straw laced upper.  Forget your sneakers, this is a great shoe for casually kickin’ around with a little artisanal attitude.  Size 7.5.  The “Julez” retail for $240, our price is $119. SOLD

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JEWELRY:

CHANEL Gold-Tone Granulated Interlocking Signature CC Post Earrings – SOLD

From Chanel’s Fall 2008 Collection, these earrings are the traditional logo we have seen in most collections over the years, however, these studs are uncommon with their fine granulated relief of four leaf clovers, bows, and signature CC’s throughout the design.  These light-weight post earrings are 12mm in length and 17mm across.  Priced at $219. SOLD

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CHANEL Season 28 Gold-Tone Quadruple Coin Clip Earrings – SOLD

A fabulous vintage pair from Chanel’s Season 28 (circa 1991), these bright gold-tone clip earrings have four “coins” layered together with the French coat of arms and signature name in a raised relief throughout.  As are most items in this coveted brand, these clip earrings are truly collectible.  They measure 30mm at their widest width, and are 35mm in length.  Each earring weighs about 10.5 grams.  With box.  These rare beauties are priced at $329. SOLD

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NAVA ZAHAVI Pale Blue-Green Peruvian Chalcedony Opal Ring, Set in 24K Gold, Size 6 – SOLD

Nava Zahavi is unique jewelry designer, combining classical design with natural inspiration.  To quote Ms. Zahavi: “When designing my jewelry, I use the finest quality semi-precious stones, wrapped in 24 karat gold as if embraced by the sun.  I aspire to create designs of enduring beauty….designs that speak of ancient history, yet maintain a fresh, contemporary feel.”

This lovely ring has a 14k yellow gold band which meets a 24k yellow gold bezel surrounding a facet-trimmed oval pale milky blue-green Peruvian chalcedony opal.  Size 6.  This ring originally retailed $1210, our price is $599. SOLD

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MIZUKI 14K White Gold & Diamond “Dagger” Pendant Necklace

Japanese born, New York designer Mizuki Nagasawa is known for her fusion of Japanese meets Western design.  This piece is elegantly edgy with its dagger pendant filled with eight graduated diamonds.  The 18-inch 14k white gold chain meets a 2-inch long pointed pendant.  The pendant has eight graduated diamonds ranging from less than 0.01ct to 0.04ct at is largest.  (0.15 cttw, clarity: SI, color: G/H)  This very pretty, very cool necklace is accompanied by an appraisal, valuing it at $1500.  Our price is $749.

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CLOTHING:

ISABEL MARANT ÉTOILE ‘Lyin Embroidered Cotton Voile Ruffle Mini Dress’ Size 6

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From Isabel’s current 2017 Summer Collection (and still available on her website) this flirty little number makes forward-fashion easy.  The black cotton voile keeps this piece light and airy, and a white embroidered geometric arrowhead-like design is scattered throughout, with a repeating chain along the scalloped ruffled edges.  The tiered ruffle meets the short sleeve perfectly, and gives flounce and femininity with a sweet scalloped trim along the ruffles and collar.  With slip.  Size 6 (French 38).  The “Lyin” mini dress currently retails for $445.  Our price is $199. – SOLD

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FRIDAY FEATURES JULY 7th 2017

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Chanel jewelry lovers, get ready for today’s features!  We have a number of collectible pieces to choose from, so hopefully everyone gets something they love.  Remember, we have a two item hold limit, but we will make an exception if interested in the whole three piece Chanel set.   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 exactly at 10 am, customers in person are served first, phone calls are second, and emails third.)  Remember, we cannot feature all of our fantastic items on the blog, but we do feature additional gems on Instagram, so make sure you follow us at http://instagram.com/seamstofit.

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

 

SHOES:

PRADA Black Studded Heels Size 7 – SOLD

Edge up and amplify any outfit with these studded saffiano grained patent leather heels by Prada.  Pair with cuffed boyfriend jeans and a slinky tank, or modernize a feminine dress by adding these strappy heels with a rebellious vibe.  Bright gold flat topped studs adorn all of the straps that criss cross along the foot, leaving a simple 4 1/4″ heel.  Finished with a slim front platform and a buckled ankle strap.  Italian size 37, fit like a size 7.  Sold with original box and dust bag.  Retailed approximately $800, priced at $249. SOLD

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VALENTINO Rockstud Espadrille Flats Size 7 – SOLD

Valentino’s Rockstud Collection has reinvigorated this design house, creating highly sought after pieces for the urban fashionista, not just the drama of the red carpet.  These caramel brown pebbled leather flats have a simplicity in their design, but attitude in their embellishment.  Rock studs are placed only along the double ankle strap and along the trim of heel cap.  Sole is crafted of a woven raffia with a cream crocheted toe cap.  Italian size 37, fit like a size 7.  Retailed for $795, priced at $229. SOLD

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PRADA Black and White Cutout Flats Size 7 1/2 – SOLD

Black and white never goes out of style, and neither does comfort, so these graphic flats will last you a lifetime.  A sleek almond toe shape with flat bow at the toes, these shoes evoke femininity and modernism.  Black leather serves as the base with peaks of white patent leather along each square cutout.  Italian size 37.5, fit like a size 7.5.  Retailed for $750, priced at $249. SOLD

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ACCESSORIES:

PRADA Aviator Sunglasses 5920 – SOLD

We love this take on the classic aviator style, adding a hint of color for dimension and a ladylike finish.  Silver rimmed rounded frames are accented with a matte burgundy lucite trim along top.  The details continue along sides with a tortoise trim on arm tips.  In brand new condition, sold with original box and case.  Retailed approximately $350, priced at $169. SOLD

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JEWELRY:

CHANEL 2014 Earring / Brooch / Necklace Set Each Sold Separately WHOLE SET SOLD

For Karl Lagerfeld’s Pre-Fall 2014 runway, he designed what he called the “Back to Dallas” collection.   Full of fringe, feathers and Southwestern inspired jewelry, this shoe highlighted all that is big and bold in Texas.  Today we offer a collection of jewelry from this line: a pair of earrings, a brooch and a long necklace.  Each piece features a combination of rich purple and red stones in the classic CC design, with the necklace adorned with faux pearls.  All pieces are sold separately, but would be a great set to own as a whole.  See individual descriptions for more details.  SET SOLD

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CHANEL 2014 Faux Pearl CC Necklace – SOLD

Make a classic and playful statement with this long single strand necklace.  Faux pearls are individually knotted and in various sizes for a graduated dimension.  Two sections of gold medallions filled with coral and purple gemstones are placed along the sides of necklace in an offset design.  Two medallions are filled with coral stones on either side of a purple and coral gem filled CC with gold cable trim along each bezel.  Fished with a silver clasp with a small CC charm in back.  Measures 42″ in total length.  Sold with original box.  Priced at $799. SOLD

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CHANEL 2014 Red and Purple Brooch – SOLD

Wear alone or add more to the previous necklace with this CC shaped brooch.  A gold tone setting is detailed with cable and dot trim along edges.  Purple cabochon teardrop shaped gems fill the interlocking CC shape with a triangle shaped coral stone at the cross over of each C.  Measures 2 1/8″ wide and 1 1/2″ high.  Priced at $299. SOLD

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CHANEL 2014 Red and Purple CC Earrings – SOLD

Complete the set with these earrings in the same color pattern.  Set in a gold toned bezel, small round purple stones line up around the interlocking CC with slightly larger red coral stones at top and bottom.  Measures 3/4″ wide and 5/8″ in length.  Finished with a post stud back.  Priced at $279. SOLD

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CHANEL 2013 Splatter Painted Pearl Drop Earrings – SOLD

Channel your inner Chanel artiste in these pearl drop earrings from the Fall 2013 collection.  A textured silver CC sits on top of these post stud earrings with a faux pearl drop on base.  Each piece has been artistically splattered with black paint for an avant-garde finishing detail.  Measures just under 1/2″ wide with a 1″ length.  Priced at $299. SOLD

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CHANEL 2014 Gunmetal Rhinestone and Pearl Drop Earrings – SOLD

Looking for a dark sparkle for day or night?  These post back drop earrings are a perfect mix of rough metal, rhinestones and pearls.  For the preppy girl who has a hint of edge.  Interlocking CC design is a mix of textured gunmetal and sparkling rhinestones, with a faux pearl drop base.  Measures 1/2″ wide with a 1 1/4″ drop.  Sold with original box and pouch.  Retailed for $350, priced at $249. SOLD

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CATHY WATERMAN Ruby Chalcedony and Diamond Necklace

Cathy Waterman’s jewelry designs have a delicate simplicity about them, and are crafted out of the highest grade materials.  This 18″ strand of faceted ruby chalcedony sits perfectly along the collar, with the pendant resting right below the clavicle.  Pendant is a platinum spiral shape with 18 pave set diamonds.  Finished with a platinum toggle clasp.  Retailed for $1,100, priced at $549.

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RHINESTEIN ROSS 18k Huggie Hoops with Enhancers – SOLD

You get to play mix and match with this set of simple 18k brushed white gold huggie hoops that come with 3 different enhancers for your choice of styles.  For everyday use, wear the hoops alone, or mix things up with the three different enhancers.  Choose one or a combo of milky quartz, green tourmaline or faceted clear quartz.  Hoops measure just 1/2″ with a 5/8″ maximum enhancer drop.  18k hoops alone retail for $690, each enhancer $175, for a total retail value of $1,215.  Priced at $599. SOLD

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Friday Features, June 30th, 2017

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Louis Vuitton Ladies, this blog’s for you!  We have some exciting Limited Editions and accessories for you this week, as well as an amazing handful of Roberto Coin jewelry, a Michele watch, and of course, several wearable wonders too!  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 exactly at 10 am, customers in person are served first, phone calls are second, and emails third.)  Remember, we cannot feature all of our fantastic items on the blog, but we do feature additional gems on Instagram, so make sure you follow us at http://instagram.com/seamstofit.

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

PURSES

LOUIS VUITTON ‘Limited Edition Perforated Speedy’ – SOLD

In new condition, this 2006 collectible “Speedy” is completely perforated, and is highlighted with a Kelly green suede lining, which playfully peaks through the perforated pockets.  As the “Speedy” style goes, this bag has a zip top, two hand-held handles, and a “doctor” style shape.  What makes this piece extraordinary is the bright green lined front slide pocket, additional slide pocket on the side with decorative signature lock, and the fully lined green suede interior with an extra open pocket inside.  Near new, with dust bag.  Size 12.5″ [W] x 9.25″ [H] x 7.25″ [D].  The “Speedy” is one of the most classic bags by Louis Vuitton, but this rarity has personality.  In 2006, the “Limited Edition Perforated Speedy” retailed $1240.  Currently, it’s collectible price is $1000. SOLD

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SHOES

MAISON MARTIN MARGIELA Beige Perforated Leather Knot Sandals, Size 9.5 – SOLD

Brand new, these blushing beige beauties are as walkable as they are interesting.  Supple taupe-beige matte leather lays across the toe and back of the ankle, while a blushing beige perforated leather knots like a Windsor tie over the vamp, and buckles on the side.  Brand new, with box and dust bags.  Size 9.5 (European 40).  Priced at $249. SOLD

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VALENTINO Black Patent Leather ‘Rockstud’ Flats, Size 11 – SOLD

Currently, the hottest trend accenting our feet is the edgy “Rockstud” by Valentino.  This version is in a comfortable, yet stylish flat.  Black patent leather comes to a feminine pointed toe, and is trimmed in the palest mauve matte leather, complete with the gold-tone pyramid “Rockstud” trim.  Size 11 (European 42).  These “Rockstud” flats retail for $745, our price is $249. SOLD

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ACCESSOIRES

LOUIS VUITTON Tanned Leather ‘Braided Vachetta Belt’ – SOLD

A great summertime accessory, this lightly tanned braided leather belt is a complete 85 inches in length, perfect for nautical styling this season.  The belt double-wraps around the waist, and can be tied in various ways to showcase the gold-tone signature tips on either end.  Get creative with sailor knots, and wrap this piece over any summer dress or lace into a Bermuda short for a finishing touch to the maritime summer months.  With box and dust bag.  Priced at $199. SOLD

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LOUIS VUITTON 2004 ‘Cosmetic Pouch’ – SOLD

A perfect travelling companion, or daily compartmentalized insert to your everyday bag, this “Cosmetic Pouch” by Louis Vuitton is simple, practical, and sure to please.  This piece is secured by a zipper across the length of the top, and the interior is simply a single open space.  In wonderful condition.  Size 7.5″ [W] x 4.5″ [H] x 2.25″ [D].  The LV “Cosmetic Pouch” originally retailed for $360, our price is $199. SOLD

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LOUIS VUITTON 2001 ‘Geode Organizer’ Wallet – SOLD

A truly practical piece for today’s necessities, this “Geode Organizer” is large enough to fit an iPhone, plus any cards, cash, or receipts you might need, and even a pen!  This zip-around monogrammed wallet opens like a book to reveal 6 card slots, three full-length pockets, and a single pen holder down the center.  In great condition.  Size 4.75″ [W] x 7.5″ [H] x 1″ [D].  Priced at $299. SOLD

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LOUIS VUITTON ‘Limited Edition Perforated Compact Zip Wallet’ – SOLD

Another rare piece from the 2006 Limited Edition Collection, this “Perforated Compact Zip Wallet” is brought to life with a deep fuchsia lined interior.  Divided into two sections, this piece opens with a snap on one end to reveal a bill fold with 5 card slide pockets.  The other side is a zip around style with two spaces in accordion-like opening.  One exterior side pocket has even larger dot perforations, adding an even more playful pop of color.  This piece is in new condition.  Size 4″ [W] x 4.25″ [H] x 1.25″ [D].  Priced at $399. SOLD

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MICHELE Stainless Steel ‘Serein Diamond’ Watch

This large timepiece is a classic statement.  The face is 3 centimeters in diameter, and is surrounded by 92 diamonds (0.23 cttw).  The stainless steel slight oval frame is 4 centimeters in diameter, and the matching link band is 2 centimeters in width, and approximately 8 centimeters in diameter across the wrist.  Complete with box.  The “Serein Diamond” watch retailed $1995, our price is $1000.

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JEWELRY

ROBERTO COIN 18K White Gold ‘Perl’Amore’ Bracelet – SOLD

For over 20 years, Roberto Coin has been a leading craftsman of some of the finest Italian jewelry, and one of the more coveted designers of elegant adornment.  The hallmark of his pieces is a small ruby, which is always designed to sit against the skin, a “magical signature {which} represents the message of good wishes that Roberto Coin dedicates to his passionate clientele.”

This piece is comprised of an etched 18k white gold link chain with two silver, and two gold Baroque pearls.  The bracelet measures 10″ in total length, but when clasped, the wrist diameter is 2.5 inches.  The Baroque pearls vary slightly in size, but are approximately 12mm x 15mm.  This piece is priced at $399. SOLD

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ROBERTO COIN 18K ‘Satin’ Gold Huggie Earrings with Diamond Enhancers – SOLD

Modern and simply elegant, these brushed “satin” 18k yellow gold earring are perfect accent to enhance every day.  The huggie style fits close to the ear lobe, and opens on a hinge.  Both earrings have a single round, brilliant cut diamond that hangs in a white gold setting from the base of each earring.  The signature ruby gently presses against the back of the lobe, for a bit of secret magic.  These earrings measure 13mm in diameter, and are 15mm in length including the diamond dangle.  Priced at $799. SOLD

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ROBERTO COIN 18K White Gold ‘Perl’Amore’ Diamond and Baroque Pearl Necklace

This stunning piece from Roberto Coin’s “Perl’Amore” Collection is comprised of an elegant 18k white gold 16-inch fine link chain, which leads to a large gold Baroque pearl pendant.  The pearl measures 20mm x 15mm, and has a gorgeous swirl of 22 round, brilliant cut diamonds along the top of the pendant.  The signature ruby is hidden at the back of the bail, sitting just above the heart.  With box.  This beautiful pearl necklace retailed for $2100, our price is $1000.

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CLOTHING

CHANEL Carnation Pink Cashmere/Linen Sweater and Skirt Set, Size 2 – SOLD

Brand new (with tags), from the 2013 Cruise Collection, this sweet two-piece is both feminine and flirty.  The sleeveless knit top is accented with a ruffled trim along the arms and neck, and has a signature enamel button on the left hip, just above the ribbed hem.  The skirt has a matching ribbed waist with signature enamel button, and is fully, finely pleated with vertical ruffles.  Size 2 (French 34).  This brand new outfit originally retailed $3480, our price is $1200. SOLD

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PROENZA SCHOULER Yellow with Grey and Green Feathered Foliage Print, Size 6

Bright, bold, and super fun, this green and grey feather-like foliage print is perfectly “Echered” throughout the design, and is brought even more to life with a great marbled yellow backdrop.  Reminiscent of the Persian Silk Tree, this print is full of intangible texture.  The back of the piece calms and grounds itself with a simple black panel.  Comprised of acetate, viscose, and spandex.  Size 6.  Brand new, with tags, this dress retailed $1150.  Our price is $499.

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FRIDAY FEATURES JUNE 23rd 2017

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 Summer is finally in full swing here in Portland so celebrate this week’s solstice with a new piece for your hot weather wardrobe.  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 exactly at 10 am, customers in person are served first, phone calls are second, and emails third.)  Remember, we cannot feature all of our fantastic items on the blog, but we do feature additional gems on Instagram, so make sure you follow us at http://instagram.com/seamstofit.

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

 

PURSES:

LOUIS VUITTON Pebble Taupe ‘Lockit MM’

Be a smart fashionista and grab this tote that is still in stores today, at a fraction of the price.  Crafted out of Louis Vuitton’s ‘Veau Cachemire’ the softest leather they use, in their ‘Galet’ or pebble color, this purse reaches a new height of luxury in an everyday style.  Practically designed for any women, with an option for a cross body or hand held style.  Silver hardware and logo detail in front center add a subtle shine to this neutral piece, that will go with anything from your jeans and tees to your tailored dresses.  Lined in taupe suede with a zippered and two slim open pockets inside.  Finished with silver lock and key at zipper and silver feet on base to keep the purse protected and lasting forever.  Purchased in 2014, but never worn, in brand new condition.  Measures 18″ [W] x 12″ [H] x 6.5″ [D] with a 5″ top handle and 20″ maximum shoulder strap drop.   Sold with original dust bag and tags.  Currently retails for $4,250, priced at $3,200.

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LOUIS VUITTON ‘Thompson Street’ Beige Patent Shoulder Bag – SOLD

Another Louis Vuitton in brand new condition!  A beige patent leather with a shiny champagne iridescence, this piece can be styled from day to night.  Designed as a slim shoulder style but with slightly swollen sides along base to make room for all your daily essentials.  Tan leather is used for piping and shoulder strap and still retains its perfect brand new color.  Lined in beige leather with one slim interior pocket.  Sold with original dust bag.  Measures 10.5″ [W] x 7.5″ [H] x 3″ [D] with a 12.5″ maximum shoulder drop.  Retailed for $920, priced at $499. SOLD

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SHOES:

CHRISTIAN LOUBOUTIN Slate and Cream Dip Dyed Flats Size 8 – 8 1/2 – SOLD

Summer outfits will compliment these nautical like dip dyed flats perfectly.  A brushed nubuck suede is dyed with a solid slate blue toe with a mixed cream drip dyed striped pattern along sides and back of foot.  Finished with a scalloped trim along top of shoe and a rounded toe.  French size 39 1/2, fit like a size 8 medium- 8 1/2 narrow.  Sold with original dust bag.  Retailed approximately $650, priced at $229. SOLD

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MAISON MARTIN MARGIELA Silver Painted Oxfords Size 8 1/2

Shine bright from your feet up with these silver painted oxfords from eclectic yet minimal French designer Martin Margiela.  These shoes have the option to be worn laced up, or go for the simple sleek look and choose the lace-less style.  For a complete design, these shoes even have their soles painted silver!  French size 39 1/2, fit like a size 8 1/2.  Brand new in box.  Retailed for $675, priced at $249.

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ACCESSORIES:

CHANEL Tortoise Sunglasses 02461 – SOLD

With the sun shinning bright this weekend, pick up these simple yet luxe tortoise sunglasses from Chanel.  A rounded rectangle style frame is accented with gold interlocking CC’s on the side arms.  Sold with original case to keep these lenses protected. Priced at $229. SOLD

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BURBERRY ‘Haymarket Leighton Wallet’ – SOLD

Compact and practical, this fold up style wallet is designed to hold a lot without too much bulk.  A tan Haymarket plaid is trimmed and lined in black leather.  Each folding section has a snap button to safely secure your belongings.  Interior includes eight credit card slots, one large billfold compartment and a zippered coin pouch.  Measures 4.5″ [W] x 4″ [H].  Sold with original tags and dust bag.  Retailed for $295, priced at $129. SOLD

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JEWELRY:

18k Ruby and Diamond Tennis Bracelet

Adorn your wrist with this stunning sparkler that includes rich red rubies and brilliant diamonds set in 18k gold.  The center row of rubies include 52 round brilliant cut gems totaling 4.51 carats.  Each link is accented with a diamond above and beneath each ruby, for a total of 104 diamonds.  Stones are a round brilliant cut with a total carat weight of 6.02 and a VS clarity and F/G color range.  Finished with a box’n’tongue clasp that has an additional safety latch.  Measures 6 1/2″ in length and 8.75 mm in width.  Sold with original box and current appraisal valued at $20,000.  Priced at $8,000.

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CLIFTON NICHOLSON Sterling Graduated Bead Necklace – SOLD

Clifton Nicholson pieces are often composed of castings of flora and fauna, but this piece is a sleek and bold strand of graduated sterling balls that hang long, a full 45″ of sterling.   Each end of the necklace has a black woven silk cord with sterling tips that wrap back around neck to create a tie in front between silver strands.  Each end piece is 21″ for a total length of 87″.  Retailed for approximately $1,000, priced at $449. SOLD

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DANIELLE WELMOND Herkimer Diamond Ring Size 5.25 – SOLD

We learn something new everyday, and today it was what a Herkimer Diamond is.  This stone is actually a double terminated quartz crystal that is renown for its clarity, raw natural faceting, and durability; these are the hardest crystals in the world.  Each stone grows within exposed dolostone, and can be found only in upstate New York. Due to their double termination, these stones not only absorb positive energy, but also radiate it.  This ring features a large stone in the center that is cradled in a 14k lace detailed bezel.  A sterling silver band is etched in ridges to create texture from all angles.  Size 5.25, and sold in original Twist box.  Retailed for $760, priced at $399. SOLD

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CLOTHING:

ISABEL MARANT ETOILE Gauzy Cotton Maxi Dress Size 4 – SOLD

An ideal dress for this hot weather this weekend, with the gauzy airy cotton fabric and loose flowing cut, this is the epitome of summertime chic.  A vanilla cotton gauze has crafted details in the fringed crocheted collar and thick crochet belt.  Belt can be cinched at any waist or hip size, just let any extra belt hang low.  This dress, from the 2016 summer season, is finished with pockets at the hips and raw edges.  French size 36, fits like a size 4-8 due to loose cut.  Priced at $249. SOLD

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OSCAR de la RENTA Woven Silk Draped Dress Size 6

Elegant and sophisticated, this deep teal blue dress will work for any wedding or special occasion this summer.  The draped panel along the front and back sides give this dress an ethereal quality that will flow and move with you gorgeously.  Crafted out of a woven silk fabric this piece, from the 2010 collection, has a subtle sheen to it that will have you shining like a jewel.  Finished with a low v cut in back and a higher scoop style front collar.  Size 6. Priced at $379.

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JUST CAVALLI Cockatoo Printed Tunic Tee Size M – SOLD

Wearable art makes life a bit more interesting, don’t ya think?  If you do, then grab this modern Renaissance inspired printed tunic tee, complete with a majestic cockatoo wearing an elaborate crown in center, cherubs along shoulders and vibrant flowers on sides.  Cut in a tee shirt style that hits just below the hips, this piece is an easy to wear, but bold piece to integrate into your wardrobe.  Finished with a solid black jersey back, and shortsleeves.  Size M.  Retailed for $485, priced at $169. SOLD

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VALENTINO RED Green Cotton Eyelet Dress Size 8

This dress has a feminine flirt going on, with the pleat and eyelet peek a boo details and full skirt.  Crafted out of a cotton stretch, this fit and flare style is adorned with panels of micro pleats spaced with strips of eyelet cutouts and woven cotton zigzags.  Keep cool with the little pockets of breeze that will flow through the open cutouts, but stay modest with the skirt slip sold with dress.  Italian size 44, fits like a size 8.  Priced at $249.

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Friday Features, June 16th, 2017

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This week features luxurious luggage, sassy sandals, and gobs of glitz!  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 exactly at 10 am, customers in person are served first, phone calls are second, and emails third.)  Remember, we cannot feature all of our fantastic items on the blog, but we do feature additional gems on our Instagram feed, so make sure you follow us at http://instagram.com/seamstofit.

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

LUGGAGE:

LOUIS VUITTON 2013 Monogrammed ‘Pegase 65’ Rolling Luggage

In near new condition, this large rolling luggage by Louis Vuitton is the ultimate in travelling luxury.  This zip around suitcase has been thoughtfully compartmentalized. A large exterior open pocket (with a hidden zipped pocket inside) makes for easy access to those items you need readily available, and opens to reveal zipped compartments in the double protection flaps, the shoe pocket along the inside edge, and the large zipped pocket against the inside top of the suitcase.  This piece comes complete with garment bag and hanger, lock and keys, an extra detachable handle, luggage tag, and exterior protection case.  Size 17″ [W] x 25.5″ [H] x 8″ [D].  In wonderful, like new condition.  The “Pegase 65” originally retailed for $4300, our price is $2000.

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SHOES:

CHLOÉ Black Leather ‘Suzanna’ Studded Slide Sandals, Size 7 – SOLD

Edgy and exciting, these black leather “Suzanna” 3.5-inch heels by Chloé are stylish, sassy, and bring modernity to a slide sandal.  A 1.25″ black leather straps holds the foot secure, and has a wide 3-inch leather vamp with gold abstract studding.  Like new.  Size 7 (European 37).  The “Suzanna” sandals retail for $795, our price is $299. SOLD

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JIMMY CHOO ‘Mansy 50’ Sandal, Size 7

Brand new, these striking sandals by Jimmy Choo are an easy-going statement.  A walkable 2-inch striped wooden wedge meets a golden pewter metallic patent leather, with a yummy cognac-colored matte leather trim along the toe strap and buckled ankle.  Size 7 (European 37.5).  With box.  These brand new beauties retailed $675, our price is $299.

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ACCESSORIES:

LOUIS VUITTON Damier Card Holder – SOLD

Simple and stylish, this Damier checkered card holder is divided into three compartments, all open from the top.  An elevated way to pass out business cards, or it can substitute as a wallet for credit cards and I.D.  Size 4″ [W] x 2.75″ [H].  Priced at $99. SOLD

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JEWELRY:

18K Gold, Seed Pearl, and Aquamarine Chandelier Earrings

Delicate and divine, these beautiful 18k yellow gold decorative wire chandelier earrings have five strands of seed pearls (in each ear) that lead to briolette-faceted aquamarines.  There is a total of 80 seed pearls (2.75mm each), and 12 aquamarines (6mm x 4mm each).  The earrings are 4.25 inches in length from hook to lowest aquamarine dangle.  With appraisal, these earrings are valued at $1250.  Our price is $599.

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SARA WEINSTOCK Black and White Diamond 18K Rose Gold Reverisble Ring, Size 6.5 – SOLD

A jewelry “storyteller”, Sara Weinstock loves to connect art to women with jewelry.  This is great example, as fine jewelry doesn’t usually carry more than one look, but this unique ring is reversible!  Perfect for refined individuality.  Twenty black diamonds comprise the vertical bridge of one side of the ring, while six articulated bands of 18k rose gold have 6 white diamonds set in random rows on the opposite side.  Size 6.5.  This piece retailed $1280, our price is $699. SOLD

 

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Blue Topaz and Diamond 18K White Gold Necklace – SOLD

Etheric in its breathtaking brilliance and “floating” setting, this beautiful 18k white gold necklace has two 15-inch strands that meet a near flawless, Swiss blue, mixed cut blue topaz pendant (14.74cts, and measures 18x13x8.5mm).  The topaz seems to “float” along the collarbone, while two round cut diamonds (0.06cttw, color: H/I, clarity: SI) hang on opposite chains above the large gemstone.  Custom-crafted, this piece is truly unique, and simply gorgeous.  With appraisal, this necklace is valued at $1550.  Our price is $799. SOLD

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TIFFANY & CO. 18K Rose Gold and Diamond ‘Metro’ Infinity Ring, Size 5.5 – SOLD

Truly timeless, and also still for sale on Tiffany’s website, this lovely 18k rose gold “Metro” infinity diamond (0.20cttw) ring is a perfect promise for that special someone, or a great stacking piece.  Size 5.5.  With box and case.  Currently retailing for $2200, our price is $1000.  SOLD

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AKOYA Pearl Necklace with 18K Gold, Pearl, and Diamond Pendant – SOLD

Custom made, this classic, yet artisanal 29.5″ Akoya pearl necklace has the most unique pendant attached.  There are 119 pearls in total, and the pendant is comprised of an etched 18k yellow gold, which is scalloped around six pearls, and 9 prongs of 14k white gold with round single/old-mine cut diamonds in each prong.  Both sides of the pendant match, bearing 18 diamonds (0.22 cttw) in total.  With appraisal, this necklace is valued at $3525, and our price is $1700. SOLD

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18K Yellow Gold and Semi-Precious Gemstone Collar Necklace – SOLD

Flashy and fabulous, this 18k yellow gold statement necklace has geometric, articulated carved segments, each with a bright semi-precious stone.  There are 6 amethyst stones (5.46cttw), 5 rhodolite garnets (6.60 cttw), 5 blue topaz stones (6.05 cttw), and 17 green peridot pieces (5.27 cttw), each in a emerald step cut, and bezel set.  With appraisal, this stunning necklace is valued at $6675.  Our price is $3000. SOLD

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SARA WEINSTOCK Black and White Diamond 18K Rose Gold ‘Rectangle Saddle’ Ring,   Size 6  – SOLD

Sara Weinstock does it again with this amazingly sparkly black diamond “Rectangle Saddle” ring.  The 18k rose gold “saddle” is filled with black diamonds, and the Y branched sides have 14 white diamonds on either side.  The approximate total diamond carat weight is 3.22.  Size 6.  This piece retailed for $7840.  Our price is $4000.  SOLD

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HAMMERMAN BROTHERS 18K Gold Lion Brooch/Slide Pendant with Diamonds, Emeralds, and Ruby

For over 75 years, the Hammerman Brothers “remains one of the few American Made manufacturing and Design Houses.”  Each piece is unique, old-world crafted, and made with the highest quality precious stones.  This solid 18k gold lion brooch/slide pendant is truly a sculptural work of art.  While the gold is carved to feline perfection, this piece comes to life with its precious jeweled features.  Two emeralds (0.28 cts) comprise the lion’s eyes, while 24 diamonds (0.45cttw, clarity: VVS-VS, color: E-F) set in 18k white gold make up the eyebrows, whiskers and teeth.  The lion also holds a single round cabachon ruby in its mouth.  This piece measures 59.68mm [H] x 49.43mm [W], and weighs 69.35 grams.  With appraisal, this incredible, collectible brooch is valued at $7000.  Our price is $5500.

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14K White Gold, Diamond, and Tanzanite Bracelet

Brilliantly blue, this show-stopping tanzanite and diamond tennis bracelet is absolutely beautiful.  There are 17 natural tanzanite stones, each oval mixed brilliant cut (1.00-1.20cts each, 24.45cttw), with two diamonds between each piece of tanzanite.  There are a total 34 round brilliant cut diamonds (0.02cts each, color: G-H, clarity: I-1, I-2).  The stones are set in 14k white gold, which brings the focus to the stones themselves, rather than the setting.  The bracelet is 6.5 inches in length, and is secured with a tongue and groove style clasp.  With appraisal, this piece is valued at $12,990.  Our price is $6500.

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