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Don’t let Friday the 13th spook you this October, just focus on the Chanel party that keeps rolling here at Seams to Fit!  Today we have three new purses to offer, as well as vintage earrings and a highly coveted chain belt all from the iconic French fashion house.  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.



CHANEL Black ‘Large Classic Flap Bag’ – SOLD

Chanel makes this purse every year, and it’s no wonder, because it is among the best in their amazing history of designs.  Large, though not overwhelming, this flap bag rests on the shoulder with the double chain strap, or converts to a cross body style when worn as a single strap.  This purse was purchased in 2000, but is in brand new condition with  original packaging and paperwork included.  In the coveted black soft lambskin leather with gold hardware, this purse will never leave your shoulder.  Interior is lined in burgundy leather with one zippered pocket and one open slot pocket.  Measures 12″ [W] x 8.5″ [H] x 3″ [D] with a 25″ single strap and 13″ double chain strap drop.  Brand new, sold with original box and dust bag.  Currently retailing for $5,000.  Priced at $4,000. SOLD 


CHANEL Black ‘Classic Medium Double Flap Bag’ – SOLD

Slightly more compact than the previous purse, but with three more slim compartments under the first flap and still plenty of room to hold your daily essentials.  From the 2014 collection this iconic double flap bag is crafted out of black lambskin leather and finished with gold hardware on sliding chain strap and CC turn lock front clasp.  In great condition but some small wear from chain strap under first flap.  Interior is lined in burgundy leather with two side pockets in main compartment, slim front pocket under second flap.  Beneath the top flap is one zippered pocket on underside and slim compartment on backside.  Measures 10″ [W] x 6.5″ [H] x 2.5″ [D] with a 16.5″ single or 9″ double strap drop.  Sold with original dust bag and authenticity card.  Currently retailing for $4,900.  Priced at $3,200. SOLD


CHANEL Grey Quilted ‘Large French Riviera’ Purse – SOLD

Our only caviar leather Chanel purse today is this rare dark grey style made for only two years.  This purse is from the 2014 French Riviera collection and features similar details as the Classic Flap bag, only with a slightly softer structure and an additional roomy pocket placed in front under the silver turn lock clasp.  Caviar leather is trimmed with a slightly darker grey smooth leather to help protect the bag for years to come.  Interior is lined in a light grey canvas with one zippered pocket on backside.  Finished with silver hardware that are all etched with branding designs. Measures 12″ [W] x 8″ [H] x 3″ [D] with a 19″ single or 10.5″ double chain strap drop.  Sold with original dust bag and authenticity card.  Retailed for $3,400.  Priced at $2,500. SOLD


CELINE Tomato Red ‘Medium Luggage Tote’ – SOLD

Make a big statement this Fall with an over sized luggage tote that can be used as an extra roomy daily bag, or ideally, on your next quick weekend trip.  Crafted out of a tomato red pebbled leather with raised curved seams along front and back that create a feminine hourglass design element.  This size was discontinued after the Spring 2012 collection, but this purse was purchased during the last available season.  All your belongings will stay safe and secure with a full zippered top and short curved handles that can rest snugly under the arm.  Finished with black piping trim and gold hardware on small zippered front pocket and metal feet on base.  Measures 15″ [W] x 14.5″ [H] x 8″ [D] with 6.5″ top handle drop.  In brand new condition, sold with original dust bag.  Retailed for $3,500, priced at $2,000. SOLD


GUCCI ‘Small Dionysus Supreme GG Shoulder Bag’ – SOLD

Since 2015, Alessandro Michele has taken the creative director role at Gucci and his eclectic and daring designs have revamped the classic brand and brought it into the modern age.  Each collection he creates is inspired by ancient cultures, with this Dionysus collection celebrating the Greek God that famously rode a tiger gifted to him by Zeus.  This shoulder bag is from the current 2017 collection and showcases Michele’s aesthetic perfectly.  A mix of the classic Guccisima print in a modern accordion envelope shape, with edgy finishing details of a double tiger head metal U-hook on front clasp and brushed silver sliding chain strap.  Beige and brown logo printed canvas is accented with black suede along flap front and accordion sides and base.  Interior opens wide and is lined in black suede with one center zippered compartment.  An additional slim pocket is placed in front under second black suede flap.  Measures 11″ [W] x 7″ [H] x 3.5″ [D]  with a 15″ single or 8.5″ double strap drop.  In brand new condition, sold with original dust bag.  Currently retails for $2,290.  Priced at $1,800.  SOLD


BALENCIAGA Olive ‘Mini Papier A4 Crossbody’ – SOLD

Compact, yet with practical expanding sides that will hold all you need.  This olive toned pebbled leather mini tote is from the 2015 collection and is accented with brass hardware.  Squarely structured, this purse has brass zippers down both side panels that can undo and help open the purse wide for easy access to anything you might need to grab.  Interior is lined in a bright orange leather to help you see your belongings with one slim pocket on backside.  Finished with a tiny zippered pocket in front, removable mirror and tassel fringe on side zippers.  Sold with original dust bag.  Measures 10″ [W] x 7.5″ [H] x 4.25″ [D] with a 21″ cross body and 3.25″ top handle drop.  Retailed for $1,775.  Priced at $699. SOLD


3.1 PHILLIP LIM Black Leather ‘Large Soleil’ Bucket Bag – SOLD

Simply sleek, this chic yet practical bag by Phillip Lim is from just the Fall 2016 collection, and this piece is in brand new condition.  The leather bucket bag is structured, yet open, and has a drawstring top closure.  The “Large Soleil” also includes an attached zippered pouch inside.  Like new, with dust bag.  Size 12″ [W] x 12.5″ [H] x 5.5″ [D].  Currently retailing for $1050, our price is $449. SOLD






LANVIN Tassel Studded Loafers Size 7 1/2 – SOLD

Lanvin certainly modernized the classic loafer with this highly detailed style.  A shiny black patent leather is designed like a classic penny loafer, but with an edge.  Tassels line the top of foot along the tongue, with each tassel adorned with a gold tip.  The sole of the shoe was not even forgotten in the aesthetic with gold Phillips head screws lined up along front soles edge.  In brand new condition, sold with original dust bag.  Italian size 38, fit like a size 7 1/2.  Retailed for $890.  Priced at $299. SOLD


GUCCI Porcelain Rose Wingtip Loafers Size 8 – SOLD

Wear these beauties as a Fall neutral taupe shoe, but your outfit will have extra dimension with the warm rose undertones within the color.  This color was from Spring 2017, but Fall styles are still for sale today, and we think this shade works year round!  A sensible round toe loafer with a 2″ thick and stable heel, these shoes will work for you no matter where your day takes you.  Embellished with tassel details along tongue and a gold interlocking GG buckle on outside foot.  European size 38, fit like a size 8.  Currently retailing for $790, priced at $299. SOLD


CHRISTIAN LOUBOUTIN ‘Watersnake Sakouette Flats’ Size 8 – SOLD

Let your feet shine this winter in these rich jewel toned flats by master shoe artist, Christian Louboutin.  A mix of purple, red and blue tones shimmer in every glint of light on these watersnake smoking slippers, making a luxurious finishing touch to any fall ensemble.  Trimmed with black grosgrain ribbon trim along edge and a rounded toe.   Sold with original dust bag.  French size 38 1/2, fit like a size 8.  Retailed approximately $950.  Priced at $299.  SOLD


MARNI Gold Tipped Chelsea Booties Size 10 – SOLD

Marni takes their eclectic spin on the classic Chelsea booties with a high gloss black leather and a popping gold toe cap.  Meant to trudge through the streets this fall, these booties add a fun and bold statement for our winter doldrums.  Finished with the classic elastic side panels that signify the Chelsea style, and make the booties easy to slip on and off.  In brand new condition, be the first to take these for a spin. Italian size 40, fit like a size 10.  Retailed for $995.  Priced at $399. SOLD



CHANEL 1994 ‘Rue Cambon’ Chain Belt Size M – SOLD

Trends from the 1990’s are all over the runways and street styles of today’s fashionistas.  Create your own throwback look with this black leather and gold metal chain belt from 1994 when you pair this with a simple sheath dress or high waisted skirts or jeans.  Two gold 31 Rue Cambon medallions attach three rows of chain and leather that drape individually along waist.  A third medallion will hang off the side hip where belt attaches to itself.  Measures 35″ in total length, fits best at a size 8 waist, or 6 hips.  Sold with original box.  Priced at $399. SOLD



PIPPA SMALL 18k and Hematite ‘Urchin Earrings’

Pippa Small has been helping stones radiate their energy and tell their stories in her high end jewelry line for over 20 years.  Each piece is hand crafted and has a bold yet delicate nature.  These 18k yellow gold wrapped hematite earrings are set in a chandelier style, reminiscent of a sea urchin.  A large (2.5 cm wide) flat faceted hematite stone rests at top of chandelier with three smaller stones organically dropping beneath.  Measures 2″ in total length.  Sold with original Twist earring pouch.  Retailed approximately $1,300.  Priced at $699.


ROSANNE PUGLIESE 18k and Peach Moonstone Earrings – SOLD

After working for Calvin Klein for years, Rosanne Pugliese learned the art of a clean and sophisticated design.  She took this expertise and aesthetic with her when she created her eponymous high end jewelry line.  This pair of 18k and peach moonstone earrings are elegant and have a soft glow within the cabochon prong set stone.  An organic 18k yellow gold wire drops the open backed stone away from the ear so the light can hit it from all angles.  Measures 1.5″ in total length.  Sold with original Twist earring pouch.  Retailed approximately $1,000.  Priced at $499. SOLD


CHANEL Early 1980’s Gold and Black CC Drop Earrings -SOLD

Wanna be one of the original super models for Halloween this year, Evangelista, Campbell, Crawford?  These statement earrings will complete any costume, but will also translate to your everyday life, but maybe more nightlife than day life.  A large granulated gold textured disc drops off a smaller circle with a clip on backing.  From the early 1980’s these earrings are embellished with a black CC design on bottom disc drop.  Measures 1.5″ wide and a 2.5″ length.  Priced at $299.  SOLD


CHANEL 1993 Gold CC Disc Earrings – SOLD

If the early 1990’s taught us anything, is was that bigger was better.  These earrings with a hallmark that dates these to 1993 are a perfect example of the big and bold style that has come back decades later.  A hammered gold disc is detailed with raised interlocking CC center and a raised bar edge trim with five small circle details outer circle.  Measuring 1.5″ in width and height, with a clip on style back.  Priced at $249. SOLD



LORO PIANA Black Cashmere Coat with Raccoon Hood Size 6 – SOLD

Loro Piana cashmere is unlike any other.  They only source the material from the underside of the Hircus goats, who live in such harsh temperatures, that they have developed an extra soft and warm fur on their bellies to keep them warm.  This material will keep you as cozy as these goats in the coldest moments Portland winter will offer.  A black simple straight cut style that hits about mid thigh, this coat is meant to be belted at the waist to add shape.  Finished with a removable raccoon fur hood and deep pockets along hips to keep every inch of you covered.  Italian size 42, fits like a size 6.  Retailed approximately $6,000.  Priced at $799. SOLD



MISSONI Mauve and Grey Knit Belted Coat Size 6 – SOLD

Wrap your self in this intricate and decadent knit sweater coat and you will be epitomizing the Italian Missoni lifestyle.  A mix of soft pink, silver metallic and grey threads are knit in different warp and weft patterns throughout each panel of this belted sweater.  Front features diagonal and vertical striped knit panels while thicker horizontal stripes are placed along back.  This cozy piece can be worn loose with the open front, or finish things off with the thin black leather belt that accompanies this piece.  Falls about mid calf for an almost full length statement.  Italian size 42, fits like a size 6.  Priced at $399.  SOLD