Couture Carrie

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Runway Report: Chic Striped Gowns

Darlings, how gorgeous are these gowns from the Spring 2017 collections? Taking nautical chic to whole new level, these divine dresses are the height of preppy elegance!
Photos via vogue.com.
Adam Selman

Alexander McQueen

Balmain

Carolina Herrera

Delpozo

Elie Saab

Erdem

Fendi

Les Copains

Paule Ka

Scotch & Soda

Talbot Runhof

Tracy Reese
Which of these striped gowns are you smitten with, darlings?
CC is loving the Elie Saab and Carolina Herrera dresses!
xoxox,
CC

Monday, February 20, 2017

CC Loves...

Darlings, here are the little lovelies that CC is currently smitten with!
 Pomellato Sabbia 18-karat rose gold diamond ring, at net-a-porter.com.

2 Katerina Makriyianni gold-plated chrysoprase and pearl earrings, at net-a-porter.com.

Loewe Punk Elephant leather shoulder bag, at net-a-porter.com.

Mulberry Postman's Lock small leather clutch, at mytheresa.com.

Bottega Veneta leather shoulder bag, at mytheresa.com.

 Valentino Rockstud patent leather kitten-heel pumps, at mytheresa.com.

 Malone Souliers sandal, at modaoperandi.com.

Gianvito Rossi Gianvito 105 velvet pumps, at mytheresa.com.

Saint Laurent Babies velvet ankle boots, at net-a-porter.com.

Christian Louboutin Mercura metallic leather-trimmed suede ankle boots, at net-a-porter.com.

 Francesco Russo cutout embroidered lace-up leather sandals, at net-a-porter.com.

 Saint Laurent silk-satin halterneck top, at net-a-porter.com.

Gucci leather trousers, at mytheresa.com.

Fendi wool and cashmere-blend sweater with shearling collar, at mytheresa.com.

Marni calf hair coat with fur collar, at mytheresa.com.

 Peter Pilotto embroidered silk dress, at mytheresa.com.

 Balmain lace-up jacquard knit mini dress, at net-a-porter.com.

Oscar de la Renta floral jacquard gown, at net-a-porter.com.

Jason Wu floral-appliqued fil coupe gown, at net-a-porter.com.
Darlings, what are you loving lately?
Do any of these pretty pieces catch your eye?
xoxox,
CC

Sunday, February 19, 2017

Architectural Inspiration: Beautiful Bedroom

Architectural inspiration via Pinterest.

 Givenchy pleated midi dress in black stretch satin; this and next at net-a-porter.com.

Aquazzura fringed suede sandals.

Ana Khouri conical drop earrings; this and next at barneys.com.

 J. Mendel chevron-pattern mink fur minaudiere.
Darlings, what do you think of this chic space and the look it inspired?
xoxox,
CC

Saturday, February 18, 2017

Architectural Inspiration: Minimalist Chic

Architectural inspiration via Pinterest.

Jonathan Simkhai lace-up pique dress; this and next three at net-a-porter.com.

Jimmy Choo Romy suede point-toe pumps.

 Elizabeth and James Cynnie Nano shearling and textured-leather shoulder bag.

Tiffany & Co. T Chain 18-karat gold necklace.
Darlings, what do you think of this chic space and the look it inspired?
xoxox,
CC

Friday, February 17, 2017

CC Loves... These Beauty Products!

Darlings, here are the beauty products CC is loving lately!
By Terry Eye Designer Palette Gem Experience 2, at net-a-porter.com.

Chanel Blue Serum, at chanel.com: nourishes and reduces wrinkles.

Dior Lacquer Stick in Diabolo, at dior.com.

Lipstick Queen Famous Last Words Lip Gloss in Rosebud, at net-a-porter.com.

Malin + Goetz Recovery Treatment Oil, at malinandgoetz.com, a luxurious, nourishing, fast-absorbing face oil that CC uses before moisturizing.

Rimmel London Oh My Gloss, at drugstores and rimmellondon.com, a fabulous, affordable and gorgeous gloss in a bevy of beautiful shades.

Sisley Paris Self Tanning Hydrating Facial Skin Care, at net-a-porter.com.

Tom Ford Beauty Shade & Illuminate Lips in Saboteur, at net-a-porter.com.

Zo Medical Rozatrol Normalizing Serum for red, sensitized skin, at zoskinhealth.com.
Which of these items catches your eye, darlings?
xoxox,
CC