Alexander Wang Rogue Small Satchel, Bottega Veneta Intrecciato Flap Clutch, Chanel Hooded Toggle Jacket, Clifton Nichols Jr Sterling Moth Collar Necklace, Clifton Nicholson Jr Argus Pheasant Peacock Coral Lariat, Gucci Silk Dress, Hermes Balcons du Guadalquivir Enamel Bangle, Jimmy Choo Large Solar Hobo, Louis Vuitton Fowler Pochette, Marc Jacobs Degrade Sequin Cape, Tahitian Pearl and Diamond Earrings
The Holidays are in full swing, and we continue to receive a wonderful array of gift-able items for that special someone in your life, or perhaps a personal seasonal indulgence. Either way, we have a eclectic mix of fun and fabulous fashion that’s sure to please. If any products catch your eye, come on down to our shop when we open, call us at 503.224.7884, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. (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.
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LOUIS VUITTON 2003 Charcoal Monogram Matte ‘Fowler Pochette’
Intriguing with its gunmetal finish, this matte monogrammed “Fowler Pochette” is a sleek little shoulder bag with an edgy disposition. More practical in size than the typical “Pochette” inserts, this piece is a true shoulder bag, and while petite, can easily carry a modern phone, wallet, and keys without difficulty. Tan leather accents ground and balance this purse through the piped trim and underside of the handle, and is secured by a full zipped top in brushed silver hardware. The “Fowler Pochette” opens to reveal a simple interior of black canvas. Size 9.75″ [W] x 6.5″ [H] x 1.5″ [D]. In wonderful condition, with just slight wear to the darted corners. With dust bag. The “Fowler Pochette” originally retailed for $750, our price is $349.
BOTTEGA VENETA Black Intrecciato Woven Leather Clutch
Bottega Veneta has been revered as one of the premier leather fashion houses in Italy since 1966. Their “intrecciato” woven leather is signature to their design, and this lovely clutch looks as luxurious as it feels. Perfectly supple and soft in structure, this hand-held flap bag is secured by a hidden magnet, and opens to reveal a beige natural suede interior. There are two divided compartments, separated by a zipped pocket in the center. This piece includes it’s original mirror, authenticity card, and dust bag. In beautiful condition, with the only slight discoloration to the inside lining. Originally retailing approximately $1,500, our price is $429.
ALEXANDER WANG Black Croc-Embossed Leather ‘Rogue Small Satchel’ – SOLD
In like new condition, this small little satchel is not only charmingly edgy, but playfully practical, and also carries with it a bit of brazen bossiness in its attitude. The very structured body of the bag is fully croc-embossed, with magnetically held down side flaps, a pouch in the front pocket attached to a zip-line, two small top handles with a detachable cross-body strap, and the base is fully studded with Alexander Wang’s signature spiked feet. The silver-tone double-zipped top opens to reveal a black and white micro checked canvas and a single slide pocket inside. Size 9.5″ [W] x 7″ [H] x 4″ [D]. Like new, with authenticity card and dust bag. The “Rogue Small Satchel” originally retailed for $995, our price is $499. SOLD
JIMMY CHOO Plum-Colored Leather ‘Large Solar Hobo’ Shoulder Bag
A gorgeously rich color, this marbled plum leather hobo is strikingly unique, while still remaining a rather interesting neutral for the wardrobe. The large style of this hobo makes it a great carry-all. Matching colored snakeskin comprises the top handle and zipper pull. Brassy gold tone hardware compliments the muted purple, and is elevated with two gold “bracelets” orbiting the top of the bag. Of course, we love the bangled branding, however, we also appreciate the thoughtfulness of the ability to remove them via the hooked clasp along the shoulder strap. The zipper opens wide to reveal a light tan suede lining with both a zipped and open pocket. Size 15″ [W] x 10″ [H] x 6″ [D]. In wonderful condition, complete with authenticity cards and dust bag. The “Large Solar Hobo” originally retailed for $1,375, our price is $599.
HERMÈS Red and White ‘Balcons du Gaudalquivir’ Enamel Bracelet – SOLD
A perfectly peppermint-colored bangle for the Holiday season, this enamel 1.5-inch wide Hermès bracelet makes a great gift; complete with its original suede pouch and box. The palladium plated trim adds a darkened silver finish around the seasonal red and white “Balcons du Guadalquivir” scroll designed enamel, while the interior is solid black. This piece is size 70 (which is 7 centimeters in diameter, approximately 8.25 inches in circumference), and is 1.5 inches wide. This beautiful bangle is in new condition, and is priced at $399. SOLD
CLIFTON NICHOLSON, JR. 1976 Sterling Butterfly Collar Necklace – SOLD
From the original collection that was showcased at Nordstrom in the late 1970’s, this solid sterling silver butterfly collar necklace is an iconic collectible for Clifton Nicholson lovers. Inspired by the nature outside his window on his Southern Indiana property, Clifton Nicholson, Jr. has been admired for decades as a naturalist, sculptor, and Aviary owner. This sterling necklace has been expertly crafted, and is truly a work of art, as well as a fashionable take on a feminine bow tie. Signed as his 58th piece in 1976, this collar is an amazing heirloom. Priced at $399. SOLD
CLIFTON NICHOLSON, JR. Lavender Sponge Coral Beaded Lariat with Sterling Argus Pheasant and Peacock Feathers
A rare piece by the esteemed sterling sculptor, Clifton Nicholson, Jr., this lariat is a lovely natural interpretation, connecting the sea to the sky with lavender sponge coral beads and sterling feathers. Clifton Nicholson Jr. continued his work with nature beyond jewelry by opening a bird sanctuary in Indiana, called Roughwood Aviaries, where he has a variety of unique and fantastic birds. The rare Argus Pheasant, as well as peacocks, are birds bred in the Aviary, and are the source of inspiration for this particular piece. The lariat hang 21 inches, and has Clifton’s signature braided silk cord in a muted mauve-color at the nape. Forty-one lavender-colored fossilized sponge coral beads hang in graduation (21, and 20 on each side respectively) leading to approximately 45 grams of sterling silver feather dangles. Priced at $699.
14K YELLOW GOLD, DIAMOND and TAHITIAN PEARL Earrings
Elegant, feminine, and festive, these custom-made diamond and Tahitian pearl earrings are gorgeously simple yet architectural in design. Two round, brilliant full cut diamonds sit in the 14k yellow gold post. Each diamond is just under a half carat (approx. 0.45 and 0.47 cts) and leads to a thin gold articulated stick dangle with another diamond atop dark purple Tahitian pearl in each ear. The smaller diamonds are approximately 0.14 cttw, and color and clarity vary with each diamond. This piece is accompanied by an appraisal, valuing these stunning earrings at $4,100. Our price is $2,000.
GUCCI Black with White Polka Dots Silk Ruffled Dress, Size 4-6
Brand new, with tags, this playfully pretty dress from Gucci’s 2011 collection is just waiting to attend its perfect party. The galactic white polka dotted print has scattered signature GG’s and gives a hint of an infinite starry night. Sheer long sleeves are contrasted with a solid black main, and the full silk dress is expertly ruffled through the skirt and blousy draped sleeves. A long key-hole slices down the back, adding a bit of unexpected sexiness. Size 4-6 (Italian 42). Brand new, this dress retailed $2,250, our price is $599.
MARC JACOBS Blue ‘Dégradé Sequin-Embellished Cape’, Size 6
The ultimate in sparkling winter fashion, this blue with brown-black plaid wool/nylon cape has black and silver “icicle” sequins couturely placed like snow falling on a cityscape. Densely woven, and structured like a blazer, this button front cape is a luxurious show-stopping piece of tailored magic. Size 6. The “Dégradé Sequin-Embellished Cape” originally retailed for $4,800, our price is $499.
CHANEL Navy Full-Length Wool Coat, Size 6
A vintage treasure from Chanel (circa 1997), this full-length navy boiled wool coat is in immaculate condition. High fashion from a distance, this piece is finished to perfection in its subtle seaming, structural shoulder and waist, full zip front, with red zig zag yarn trimmed pockets at the hip. Fits like a 6 (French 40). Priced at $899.
CHANEL Navy Micro-Bouclé Wool Hooded Jacket, Size 8 – SOLD
From Chanel’s 2006 Fall Collection, this navy micro-bouclé wool jacket is an everyday take on the tweed classics. This piece is pleated down the front along the faux horn signature toggle buttons, along the gathered center of the back, and down the sleeves, giving this hoodie a touch of softly architectural high-fashion design. Size 8 (French 40). Priced at $699. SOLD