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We have a nice big slice of handbag heaven here this morning.  Almost all of our new purses are in brand new condition and can either be found in department stores today or in just the recent past.  We have also added a lovely selection of cozy coats and knits from brands like Chanel and Celine to keep you warm all Winter.  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.  Remember, we cannot feature all of our fantastic items on the blog, but we do feature additional gems on our Instagram Feed.

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.  

IF A CLIENT IS WAITING AT THE DOOR RIGHT WHEN WE OPEN AT 10 AM, THEY HAVE FIRST CHOICE.  WE THEN HONOR PHONE CALLS IN THE ORDER THEY ARE RECEIVED, WITH EACH HOLD RECEIVING ONE BUSINESS DAY TO MAKE THEIR DECISION.  EMAILS ARE SERVED LAST.

PURSES:

CHANEL 2016 Navy Quilted Caviar Leather Accordion Flap Bag  –  SOLD

Enjoy this gorgeous navy quilted accordion shoulder bag all year round.  Its neutral tone and classic shape will go with everything in your wardrobe.  In brand new condition, you can be the first to sport this chic piece under your arm!  Quilted caviar leather creates the panels along the front flap and side accordion panels, while a plain caviar leather composes the back, base and side front edges.  An antiqued silver CC turn lock front clasp opens wide to a navy leather lined interior with a zippered and small slot pocket, as well as a slim exterior pocket right under front flap.  Finished with a navy and antiqued silver chain strap that can be worn doubled up, or extended longer as a single strap option.  Measures 9.75″ [L] (from bottom corner edges) x 7.25″ [H] x 5.25″ [W], with a 9″ double or 17″ singe strap drop.  Retailed for $4,100, priced at $3,000. SOLD

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GUCCI “Osiride Medium GG Supreme and Leather Top Handle Bag”  –  SOLD

Fashionistas around the world can’t get enough of Alessandro Michele’s recent collections at Gucci and it is not hard to see why.  His designs create a modern, edgy vibe to a classic Italian brand, perfect for all ages.  This unique top handle flap style satchel has a lovely mix of classic Gucci guccisima logo and the modern Michele touches.  Alternating curved panels of black smooth leather, gold grained leather and brown Guccisima logo print create the template for the exotic white tiger front clasp with jeweled eyes and tongue.  Alessandro designed this purse with a few smart options to carry.  Remove both straps and carry with the top handle, add the black leather shoulder strap for everyday use, or amp things up and add the textured gold chain strap for evenings and special occasions.  The antiqued gold front plaque features a pushlock clasp that lifts the tiger up to reveal a blush suede interior with one zippered and two slim slot pockets.   Measures 12″ [W] x 9″ [H] x 3.5″ [D] with an 18″ shoulder strap and 19″ chain strap drop.  Retailed earlier this year for $2,890.  In like new condition with tags.  Priced at $2,000.  SOLD

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BALENCIAGA Arctic Grey  “Medium Metallic Edge City Purse”

Balenciaga has been making their iconic City purse for years and years, with only minimal hardware updates.  This year they decided to add a little extra metal to their style and trim the corner buckles and panels that attach top handles with a rounded silver detail.  This updated look on a classic makes this a fresh new take that any modern fashionista would appreciate.  In Balenciaga’s Gris Acier grey color with silver hardware, this bag will be your new go to neutral carry all.  Top handles are detailed with suede braiding and removable shoulder strap includes a thick sliding piece that helps distribute the weight on your shoulder.  Front zippered pocket has the extra long tassel fringe that Balenciaga is know for and interior is lined in black canvas with one zippered and two open pockets.  Measures 15″ [W] x 10″ [H] x 6″ [D] with a 9″ shoulder strap drop.  In brand new condition, sold with protective dustbag, original tags and removable mirror.  Currently retailing for $2,350.  Priced at $1,500.

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GUCCI Metallic Burgundy “Soho Disco Crossbody” – SOLD

The Gucci Soho style purses have been a hit for years with their simple raised logo front, a perfect, not too ostentatious but noticeable branding.  One of the most popular of the Soho styles has been this hands free Disco crossbody that allows you to carry all your essentials without being too weighed down.  We have a gorgeous Fall color today in a slightly metallic burgundy grained leather with gold accents.  Designed in a simple structured square shape with a full zippered top that is accented with a fun fringe tassle on zipper pull.  Interior is lined in a cream canvas with one zippered and one open slot pocket.  Measures 8″ [W] x 6″ [H] x 3″ [D] with a 23″ maximum shoulder strap drop.  In like new condition, sold with protective dustbag.  Retailed for $1,190.  Priced at $749. SOLD

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LANVIN Dark Raspberry “Jiji Small Top Handle Satchel” –  SOLD

This oh-so ladylike top handle satchel shines apart from other handbags in it’s rich jewelry toned raspberry color.  This leather combined with bright gold hardware creates a luxe look that is fit for royalty.  With options to carry, this bag is versatile and can be carried with either the top handle or along the shoulder with the removable long strap.  Gold turn lock front clasp opens to a blue satin lined interior that is separated with another top zipper for added security.   Interior includes one zippered and two open style pockets.   Measures 10″ [W] x 9″ [H] x 5″ [D] with a 21″ maximum shoulder strap drop.  Retailed for $1,995.  In like new condition.  Priced at $699.  SOLD

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VALENTINO Metallic Bronze “Rockstud Pouch On Chain” – SOLD

Evenings out require us ladies to simplify our lives and only carry the absolute essentials.  The ever popular Rockstud design has just the right solution for those nights in this wallet organized pouch on a chain shown here in a metallic bronze grained leather with silver studs and chain strap.  Tuck the thin chain inside and wear as a clutch or let it hang daintly along the shoulder.  Flap style opening gives access to a black suede lined interior that is divided into two main compartments one with credit card slots.  A zippered pocket divides these two areas in main interior while another separate snap button pocket is included on front of interior right under flap.  Measures 7″ [W] x 5″ [H] x 2.5″ [D] with a 22″ chain shoulder strap drop.  In brand new condition, sold with protective dustbag and original box.  Currently retailing for $1175.  Priced at $699. SOLD

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LOUIS VUITTON Brown Damier “Olav PM Crossbody” – SOLD

Louis Vuitton often designs handbags that work on both women and men, and we love these versatile unisex styles.  This brown damier crossbody from 2004 is designed in a structured camera case shape that can hold a makeup pouch or shaving kit.  Designed with a full zippered top,  one slot style pocket on outside front and an adjustable canvas shoulder strap.  Interior is lined in rust orange canvas with one open side pocket.   Measures 8″ [W] x 8″ [H] x 3.5″ [D] with a 25″ maximum shoulder strap drop.  Priced at $399. SOLD

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SHOES:

GUCCI Black “Velvet Ballet Flat with Bee” Size 8 1/2 – SOLD

Be the playfully edgy and comfortable girl at your upcoming Holiday parties in these lavishly adorned velvet flats.  Part of Gucci’s current collection, these black velvet flats are designed in a smoking slipper style with some added glam.  A cluster of faux pearls in a gold setting rest on a flat grosgrain ribbon and are topped with a brass bee and spaced with green crystals.  Finished with a rounded toe and leather piping along top edges.  Italian size  Currently retails for $980.  In gently used condition, priced at $399. SOLD

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ACCESSORIES:

ALEXANDER McQUEEN Skull Paisley and Leopard Reversible Wool Shawl  –  SOLD

McQueen’s design house has had a signature skull and animalistic design aesthetic since Alexander himself founded the brand in 1992.  This huge soft wool scarf might, at first glance, seem like a traditional paisley print, but look closer and you will find skulls hiding in an almost Dia de los Muertos theme throughout.  The opposite side is all a brown leopard print for a glamorous second option.   Skull paisley side is bordered in a brick red with blue, coral, soft pink, olive green and burgundy colors within the pattern.  Measures a 52″ square.  Retailed approximately $750.  Priced at $349.  SOLD

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JEWELRY:

Palladium and Diamond Ring Size 6 1/4 – SOLD

Jewelry always come with a back story but none like the history behind the Russian cut diamond in this ring.  During the Holocaust, a prominent merchant in Vienna name Julius was sent to the concentration camps just a week before his twin daughters Rose and Amy were sent to London on the last safe Kindertransport train, saving their lives.  Julius was then recognized in the camps by a guard who knew him from Vienna and helped his escape where he skied through the Alps to safety.  Julius spent the duration of the war hidden by a Catholic cabinet maker in Belgium and was reunited with his children 10 years later.  He suffered tremendously throughout the war that when his daughter Amy passed away when he was in his 80’s, her twin Rose could not bear to tell her father she died.  Rose then spent the next 10 years of her life acting as both of the twin daughters for her father.  She called or wrote him twice on birthdays and Holidays, playing the part of both sisters.  Julius never knew of Rose’s selfless trick and died thinking both of his daughters were alive and well.  At the end of Julius’ life, he gave Rose two gorgeous Russian cut diamonds, one for her and one for her sister Amy.  Today, we have one of these diamonds to offer that has been modernly set in a simple palladium band with a open sided bezel that highlights the beauty of this stone that has been passed down for generations.   Diamond is a 1.12 carat round brilliant cut stone with a I1 clarity and H/I color grade.  Size 6.25.  Sold with current appraisal valuing ring at $6,725.  Priced at $3,800. SOLD

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YVES KAMIONER White Gold and Diamond Cluster Stud Earrings – SOLD

Designed by an expertly trained third generation Belgian jeweler, Yves Kamioner, these earrings are simply elegant and organic.  Three small diamonds are clustered like the berries that form at the tips of this Holiday season’s favorite, mistletoe.  This berry cluster design is set in a white gold setting that was tested at 17k with a 14k white gold post.  This setting also includes a hook at base where extra earring enhancers can be added.  Diamonds are all round Old European Cut and have a SI/I clarity and H/I/J color ratings.  These small studs measure 7.6 mm by 8.2 mm, for a sweet statement.  Sold with current appraisal valued at $1,500.  Priced at $799.  SOLD

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BALENCIAGA Black “Arena Leather Classic Double Tour Bracelet”

Wrap up your wrist in this studded leather bracelet that will go with everything.  Balenciaga used their recognizable classic studs in a dark brass along this black leather double wrap band bracelet.  Leather and hardware both have an antiqued finish that will only get better with age.  Sized as a medium which measures 22.5″ in total length with 3 hole options.  Sold with original box and pouch.  Currently retailing for $225.  Priced at $129.

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CLOTHING:

PRADA Dark Teal Blue and Black Floral Cotton Evening Coat Size 4-6

Not all of our Winter evenings are too cold, so there will be times when this gorgeous 3/4 sleeve cotton coat will be just the right amount of outerwear for a grand night out.  We love this vintage inspired modern design that features a dark teal blue base that is accented by large black flowers, very mod.  The vintage details continue with the glamorous cuffed bracelet length sleeves, perfect for a stack of gems on your wrist or an evening glove.  Finished with a portrait style collar that frames the neck elegantly and one button at base of collar, rest of buttons are hidden snap styles.  Fully lined in silk, for the final couture finish.  Italian size 40, fits like a size 4-6.  Retailed approximately $1,800.  Priced at $449.

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CLOSED Camel Reversible Shearling and Suede Coat Size S – SOLD

Wanting to stay warm and cozy this winter, then this coat will be just right.  Best part of this camel colored lambskin shearling double breasted coat, it’s reversible!  Keep the fuzzy lining on your body for insulation on the coldest days, or flip sides and wear your furry side out for all to pet.  Designed to hit at about mid thigh with pockets at side hips this coat is the perfect layering piece for our chilly winter days and nights.  Size S, fits like a size 6.  Retailed approximately $1,700.  Priced at $499. SOLD

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CHANEL Charcoal Cashmere Beaded Sweater Size 6

We have to start thinking about Holiday parties now that November is here to stay.  Pair this beaded cashmere sweater with a pair of slim velvet or satin pants and you will be set.  A dark charcoal cashmere knit fits loosely along the waist in a slightly longer than waist cut with side vents at hips.  The crew neck collar is accented with clusters of black beads and sequins for just the right amount of dark sparkle.  Finished with a 3/4 length sleeve and one button on left hip that features Coco’s profile.  French size 38, fits like a size 6.  Priced at $399.

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CÉLINE Cashmere Sweater Dress with Snakeskin Pockets

We were all sad to hear of Phoebe Philo’s departure as the creative director of Céline but you can still find her creative, streamlined and comfortable shapes in the resale market.  This dark olive sweater dress is made of a thick cashmere knit and is accented with genuine snakeskin and leather pockets at the front hips.  Pockets feature a color blocking of navy and black leather mixed with yellow and cream snakeskin, with each pocket deigned uniquely.  Finished with ribbed detail along cuffs of long sleeves, bottom hem and crew neck collar.  Marked a size small, fits a little oversized like an 8.  Retailed approximately $1,500.  Priced at $449.

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CHANEL Charcoal Cashmere Sweater Dress Size 8  –  SOLD

Finishing touches make all the difference in couture fashions.  This seemingly simple grey cashmere sweater dress has all the right details to amplify its designer status.  This tight knit cashmere dress features 3-D quilted pockets at front hips that have fully functioning push lock clasps at top edge.  The base of the dress also includes a vertically ribbed trim panel with a stiff backing that creates a structured base.  Dress hits about mid to low thigh perfect for either knee high or ankle booties for day and high heels for night.  French size 40, fits like a size 8.  Priced at $599. SOLD

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CHANEL Gold Cashmere Sweater Size 10-12  –  SOLD

Another perfect option for any Holiday party is this sparkling gold short sleeve sweater from Chanel.  The tan cashmere knit base includes a gold metallic thread throughout to sparkle from all angles.  Consider wearing this backwards, as the cutest details are on the back!  Cream and gold quilted key hole buttons are placed along the center back .  Finished with ribbed details on the short sleeves, waistband and crew neck collar.  French size 44 fits like a size 10-12.  Priced at $349.  SOLD

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