Couture Carrie

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Pretty Patterned Gowns, Part I

Darlings, there were so many gorgeous gowns in pretty prints and patterns on the Fall 2016 runways, CC had to group them into two separate posts! Here's Part I of the survey ~ enjoy!
Photos via
Alberta Ferretti

Alexander McQueen

Andrew Gn

Carolina Herrera

Christian Siriano


Dennis Basso

Dolce & Gabbana

Dries Van Noten

Emilia Wickstead

J. Mendel

Julien Macdonald

Mara Hoffman

Marc Jacobs
Which of these gowns do you deem most gorgeous, darlings?
CC is smitten with the high-low Julien Macdonald dress!

Monday, June 27, 2016

CC Loves...

Darlings, here are the little lovelies that CC is currently smitten with!
Percossi Papi gold-plated multi-stone earrings, at

 Gianvito Rossi white lace bootie, at

Altuzarra lace-up canvas pumps, at

Paula Cademartori multicolor Lotus sandal, at

Balenciaga Prism leather and mesh wedge sandals, at

Charlotte Olympia Wild At Heart metallic leather platform sandals, at

 Givenchy Nightingale small leather tote, at

Anya Hindmarch Diamonds Maxi Featherweight Ebury lattice leather tote, at

Gucci Padlock small embellished leather shoulder bag, at

Valentino printed silk scarf, at

Altuzarra Ortiz chiffon-paneled embellished broderie anglaise top, at

Jonathan Saunders Dina one-shoulder embroidered printed silk-twill top, at

Hillier Bartley metallic silk blouse, at

Isabel Marant Bering embellished wool coat, at

MSGM multicolor stripe skirt, at

Alice McCall Delilah print ruffle dress, at

Balenciaga wide-leg crepe jumpsuit, at

Oscar de la Renta ruffled printed silk crepe de chine gown, at

Marc Jacobs tulle-panel sequin-embellished gown, at
What are you loving these days, darlings?
Do any of these pretty pieces catch your eye?

Sunday, June 26, 2016

Architectural Inspiration: Marvelous Master Bath

 Architectural inspiration via Pinterest.

Roland Mouret Godfrey one-shoulder wool-crepe gown; this and next three at

Brian Atwood Mercury suede-trimmed printed elaphe pumps.

Victoria Beckham alligator and gold-tone box clutch.

Etro gold-plated cuff.
Darlings, what do you think of this beautiful bathroom and the look it inspired?

Saturday, June 25, 2016

Architectural Inspiration: Beautiful Bedroom

Architectural inspiration via Pinterest.

 La Perla Anchor cutout neoprene swimsuit; this and others at

 Roberto Cavalli Broderie anglaise cotton voile gown.

Diane von Furstenberg Valencia leather wedge sandals.

 Dannijo Mae oxidized silver-plated Swarovski crystal cuff.

 The Row market leather-trimmed canvas tote.
Darlings, what do you think of this chic space and the look it inspired?

Friday, June 24, 2016

CC Loves... These Beauty Products!

Darlings, here are the beauty products that CC is loving lately!
The Organic Pharmacy Tan Accelerator, at
Fabulous news, darlings! The Organic Pharmacy is having a friends and family sale from June 28th - July 2nd, offering 20% off on all products, treatments and facials both in store and on line! Be sure to take advantage of this awesome discount and treat yourself to something special!
NYC store: 353 Bleecker St.
Beverly Hills store: 453 N Beverly Dr.
Happy shopping!
Sea Radiance Gentle Cleanser; this and next at hydrates and nourishes your skin as it removes makeup and impurities.

Sea Radiance Rapid Eye Lift ~ provides immediate and long lasting improvement in the appearance of crow's feet, fine lines and wrinkles around the eyes.
Airelle Skincare Intense Hydrating Complex, at, with copper and vitamin E: helps improve skin's texture and adds radiance while moisturizing. Use code CoutureAirelle15 for 15% off your purchase, darlings!

Byredo Palermo Eau de Parfum, at, with notes of rose and bergamot.

Josie Maran Argan Enlightenment Illuminizer, at ~ a concentrated radiance liquid that brings an instant gorgeous glow to CC's skin.

Jurlique Rosewater Balancing Mist, at so refreshing and smells amazing!

Le Labo Discovery Set eau de parfums, at

Me Clear Anti-Blemish Device, at the first blue LED light acne spot treatment. Use 2 minutes 3 times a day and see results in just 24 hours.

Molton Brown Black Peppercorn Body Wash, at, an herby fresh scent for him.

Philip B. Scent of Santa Fe Balancing Shampoo, at, with sage and juniper berry; a gentle daily cleanser for all hair types.

TenOverTen Nail Polish in Ludlow 015, at

Yves Saint Laurent Beauty Couture Palette Eyeshadow in 10 Lumieres Majorelle, at
Darlings, do any of these items catch your eye?