Flirty summer dresses and bold, colorful Hermes scarves are the highlights of the products this week.  If any products catch your eye, call us at 503.224.7884 or email hannah@seamstofit.com (customers in person and phone calls are always first served at or after 10am PST, emails second). Remember, we cannot feature all of our fantastic items on the blog, but we do feature additional gems on our Instagram feed. Make sure you follow us so you are up to date with other amazing pieces at http://instagram.com/seamstofit.

SHOES:

ALEXANDER WANG “Lyoka” Cutout Oxfords Size 6 1/2

Edgy and sensible, these black leather shoes work the best of both sides of the fashion equation.  Circular cutouts graduate in size as they work their way toward the toes for an elongating illusion.  A solid leather t strap securely fastens around the ankles, finished with a polished silver buckle.  Sold with original box and dustbag.  European size 36 1/2, fit like a size 6 1/2.  Retailed for $625, priced at $199.
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THOMAS WYLDE Studded Sandals Size 9

In 2006 Thomas Wylde started small with just one retailer, Maxfields in LA, but has since grown into a international brand that values the use of high quality materials, making items that are fun, yet functional.  These sandals are crafted out of an incredibly soft and comfortable leather, with black squared off pyramid studs adorning each strap.  Finished with a thong style strap between big and first toe and a buckle at ankle.  Size 9.  In like new condition.  Retailed for approximately $350, priced at $149.

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ACCESSORIES:

HERMES “Art des Steppes” Scarf – SOLD

Annie Faivre’s “Art des Steppes” scarf from 1991 depicts the life of a nomadic culture.  The boldly colored fabric pieces placed throughout are interpretations of traditional Chinese rugs used for temporary shelters for nomadic tribes and their horses.  A black silk background is accented by vibrant pinks, oranges, blue and greens, for a uniquely bold color scheme.  Measures 35″ square.  Priced at $249. SOLD

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HERMES “Chasse en Inde” Scarf – SOLD

‘Chasse en Inde’ or Hunt in India is a lively depiction of a hunting scene with a myriad of animals all seeming to outrun their hunters.  Elephants, tigers, horses, camels and humans alike participate in this chase in vivid blues, reds and golden tones.  Designed by Michel Duchene in 1986.  Measures a 35″ square, priced at $229. SOLD

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HERMES “Bride de Couer” Scarf – SOLD

A historic design from 1969, this scarf celebrates one of Hermes’ most traditional themes, all things equestrian.  Francoise de la Perriere chose a horse bridal and reigns for this ornamental design.  A dark brown trim is accented by a white square center with light blue and gold design.  Each corner depicts a gold metal horse bit designed as two snakes that meet face to face at closure.  Measures 35″ square.  Priced at $199. SOLD

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JEWELRY:

14K and Semi Precious Stone Collar Necklace

Adorn yourself with this colorful rainbow collar style necklace with rows of Citrine, Blue Topaz, Peridot, Amethyst, and Garnet.  Each row consists of 4 faceted, diagonally prong set stones in alternating order.  Stones are 4mm round cut with a total of 240 stones set in 14k yellow gold.  Necklace measures 16 1/2″ long and 13mm in width.  Finished with a box’n’tongue clasp with safety clasps.  Sold with current appraisal, valuing necklace at $6,000, priced at $3,000.

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CLOTHING:

ARMANI COLLEZIONI Black and White Dress Size 2

Summer time cocktail parties are a perfect occasion to show off this perfectly tailored, yet flirty sleeveless dress by Armani Collezioni.  A black silk torso is adorned with 4 small ruffles for an understated feminine touch.  Skirt is crafted out of a creamy white cotton blend with a black speckled tweed design.  Size 2, priced at $299.

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BALENCIAGA Yellow Silk Tank Dress Size 2

Stand tall in the sun and let the breeze flow through, in this loose cut sleeveless silk dress by Balenciaga.  A simple tank cut style dress is amplified with the grid texture that adorns the vibrant yellow silk.  Pair with a sexy pair of heels for your next date night and you will turn heads.  Size 2, priced at $349.

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M MISSONI White Knit Maxi Dress Size 4 – SOLD

If you are traveling to the ocean, make sure to pack this gorgeous white knit maxi dress, because this piece is dreaming of sitting waterside.  A cotton/poly knit is vertically pleated with horizontal strips of open mesh knit in tiers down the body.  A gathered necktie finishes the low cut v neck bustline for a sexy finish.  Italian size 40, fits like a size 4.  Brand new with tags, retailed for $995, priced at $499. SOLD

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ETRO Linen Floral Dress Size 6-8

The juxtaposition of shadowed and outlined floral prints create a bold yet neutral design for your next summertime occasion.  A linen fabric with a full satin lining composes this tailored sheath dress with capsleeves and small tuck pleats at collar.  Italian size 44, fits like a size 6-8.  Priced at $329.

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