Happy Saint Patrick’s Day Seams To Fitters! While we do not have anything overtly green to feature this week, with any luck you will be the lady who gets to walk away with some Hermès, Chanel, or Louis Vuitton this fortuitous Friday! If any products catch your eye, call us at 503.224.7884, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. (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.
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LOUIS VUITTON Brown Monogrammed ‘Evasion’ Carry-All Luggage – SOLD
A perfect weekender, the “Evasion” bag by Louis Vuitton is roomy, structured, and thoughtful, with its front pocket lined with nylon for shoes. The main interior opens with a double zip top to reveal light-colored canvas with a single open brown nylon pocket. Circa 1995, this piece is an outstanding example of how Louis Vuitton stands the test of time. This “Evasion” bag is in great condition, with only minor discoloration along the leather piping, and natural worn patina of the leather top handles. It has a lock still attached as adornment (the combination has been lost long ago), and comes with its leather name tag and handle buckle strap. Size 16″ [W] x 15″ [H] x 10″ [D]. The “Evasion” retailed for $1980, our price is $1000. SOLD
BOTTEGA VENETA Terra Cotta Colored “Intrecciato” Leather Hobo – SOLD
Bottega Veneta is know for their “intrecciato” woven leather, and this bag is a fantastic representation of their craftsmanship. The soft burnt orange leather is easy to carry under the arm, and has a single central zippered pocket, with an exciting contrasting turquoise suede lining that also forms four pockets along the corners of the hobo purse. Size 16″ [W] x 7.5″ [H] x 6.5″ [D]. This bag retailed approximately $2000, our price is $799. SOLD
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.
CHANEL Pearlescent Leather Diamond Quilted ‘Cotton Club Pochette’ – SOLD
The pearlized leather of this bag is a perfect color opener for the season. The shimmery lightness brings a touch of elegance to any outfit, and will contrast nicely with spring jewel tones. The “Cotton Club” diamond quilted pochette is made unique with signature stitched CC’s set off-center, with opposing smooth-finished corner pocket. The back also has an open, quilted pocket. This small purse is secured by a silver top zip, with signature chain pull. The interior is wine-colored canvas, with a single zipped pocket. Pearlized leather is woven through the silver chain shoulder strap. Size 8.25″ [W] x 4.75″ [H] x 1.25″ [D]. The “Cotton Club Pochette” retailed approximately $795. Our price is $499. SOLD
CHANEL Black Lambskin Wristlet, Circa 1997 – SOLD
At 20 years old, this wristlet by Chanel is in exquisite condition. The black lambskin is extremely supple, and has both the branded stitched CC’s on one side, with their signature diamond quilting on the other. A gold CC charm hangs from the zipped top, and opens to reveal a deep burgundy leather interior, with one additional signature zipper pulled pocket. In wonderful shape, and a perfect addition to any outfit, any day, any season. Size 8″ [D] x 4.75″ [H] x 2″ [W]. Priced at $499. SOLD
LOUIS VUITTON Brown Damier ‘Trousse Square Pochette’ – SOLD
This tiny purse is perfect for those nights when you only need your “keys, phone, wallet”, or a great “bag within a bag”. The checkered “Damier” printed canvas is mimicked in the square shape of this sweet pochette. A gold tone zipper secures the piece, and opens to reveal a rust colored canvas interior. Circa 2000, but in new condition. Size 6.5″ [W] x 5.5″ [H] x 2.5″ [D]. Priced at $299. SOLD
JIMMY CHOO Beige Patent Leather with Black Slingback ‘Mandy’ Heels, Size 5
An amazing feminine cut, the “Mandy” heels by Jimmy Choo have a delicately pointed toe, and the black slingback straps leading from the outer edge, cross the foot on the bias in the most seductive way. In like new condition, these heels come with their box and dust bag. Size 5 (European 35). The “Mandy’s” originally retailed $750, our price is $249.
CHANEL Sparkling Black Enamel on Silver Camellia Ring, Size 7 – SOLD
From the 2004 spring collection, this signature ring by Chanel is not only the favorite flower of Coco Chanel, but also bears the branded CC’s, and has a midnight sparkle in the black enamel, accentuated by silver trim. Size 7. In near new condition, with box and original tag. The ring retailed for $429 in 2004, our current price is $329. SOLD
HERMÈS Silver ‘Bolduc’ Scarf Ring – SOLD
A signature accessory for Hermès scarf collectors. This square silver/palladium plated scarf ring features a stitched trim surrounding the perimeter, with one side showing “Hermès – Paris” and the other with their horse drawn carriage logo. Size 0.8″ in diameter. With pouch and box. The “Bolduc” scarf ring currently retails for $175, our price is $119. SOLD
HERMÈS Cream, Black, Blue, and Pink ‘Qu’Import Le Flacon’ Silk Scarf by Catherine Baschet
This beautiful piece by Catherine Baschet was originally printed in 1988. The title implies “provided we have the intoxication to import the bottle”, and could pertain to either perfume bottles, or flasks, as both scents and spirits can be intoxicating. Either way, the extravagant collection of bottles in this scarf gives us a bit of a beauty buzz. Size 35″ x 35″. Our price is $199.
HERMÈS ‘La Vie Du Grand Nord’ Silk Scarf by Aline Honoré – SOLD
From 2004, this piece, while winter in its motif, has the springiest of colors! From bright reds, oranges, and yellows, to a melon-colored border, this piece brings so much life to an otherwise cold, and unforgiving environment. As the name implies, designed with polar bears, reindeer, wolves, and native people fishing and hunting – it is living the Life of the Great North! This piece is 35″ x 35″ and comes with its box. Priced at $279. SOLD
HERMÈS Porcelain Blue and White ‘Le Jardin de Leila’ Silk Scarf by François Houtin – SOLD
François Houtin began his career as a garden and landscape designer, and upon learning the art of printmaking, he began his artistic career with prints inspired by “gardens, topiaries, and plant architectures”. This finely printed piece gives way to a magical fantasy of lounging in a most decadent garden oasis. The light porcelain blue and white etched drawing brings even more etherical lightness to the piece. Size 35″ x 35″ square, with box and new tag. Truly a work of art, this piece is currently on the Hermès website as a “wish list” item. Our price is $399. SOLD
HERMÈS ‘Ex-Libris En Kimonos’ Silk Scarf by Anamorphée
From 2011, the “Ex-Libris En Kimonos” by Anamorphée is a rare scarf by Hermès, and is a collectible. “Ex-Libris” is a bookplate that shows the name of the owner of the book, and in this case, the scarf shows the “owner’s” (Hermès’) “bookplate” with their horse drawn carriage and H logo artistically placed within the center of the piece. All of the unique patterns and prints are reminiscent of Kimono fabrics and Japanese inspiration. Size 35″ x 35″ square, with box and new tag. Our price is $499.
BOTTEGA VENETA Grey, Olive, Rust Brown, and Black Cashmere/Silk Shawl – SOLD
Cloud-like to the touch, this large (55.2″ x 58.4″) gauzy cashmere/silk blend shawl feels luxurious, and looks expensive. The intricate print is reminiscent of crackled and decaying mosaic tiles found on the walls of many ancient buildings in Southern Europe. The print is delicately placed upon a woven mesh center, with a fine fringed border in a greyish taupe. This piece comes with its box and original tag, and retailed approximately $970. Our price is $399. SOLD
BRUNELLO CUCINELLI Blushing Beige Silk Top with Pleated Bib, Size XS-S
Tailored perfection meets Brunello’s perfected palette. This blushing beige silk top is finished with a finely pleated cotton/nylon bib with Peter Pan collar and Cucinelli’s signature silver milgrain trim. A fresh and modern take on a suiting classic. Size XS-S. Priced at $199.
PROENZA SCHOULER Black, Orange, and Silvery Grey Floral Print Silk Dress, Size 6
Flirty and feminine, this gorgeous and lively floral print brings a bit of fun to this fit n’ flare silk dress. This fabulous tropical print is grounded by black horizontal seamed sides, and has a subtle twist to the sleeveless straps. Size 6. This piece originally retailed approximately $1200, our price is $399.
MISSONI Salmon Pink to Grey Dawn Knit Blend Dress, Size 8
Brand new with tags, this stunning dress by Missoni is truly a woven work of art. The piece is comprised of rayon, cashmere, wool, and nylon, and is lined with silk. The crochet salmon pink bust is in line with what we expect from Missoni’s stitch, but the felted striped layers give this dress a touch of the unique. Brand new, this piece retailed $1680, our price is 599.
ROBERTO CAVALLI Black and Purple Orchid Printed Silk Dress, Size 8
Known for his graphic prints, this piece by Roberto Cavalli is in keeping with a blown-up purple orchid print across the sheer top. The skirt is solid black, and fitted with a slip. A black enamel and gold mirrored flower charm applique has been added to the left shoulder, and would pair perfectly with this weeks featured Chanel ring. This gorgeous dress is ready to stop the room and bring intriguing attention to the sensual lady underneath. Size 8 (Italian 44). Priced at $399.