Thursday, April 24, 2014

Divine Dresses by Amy Matto

Darlings, CC is so excited to (re)introduce you to Amy Matto, an amazingly talented designer from right here in CC's lovely home state of Connecticut!  
Here'a a bit about Amy's line from her website: 
"The Amy Matto customer is deliberate in her fashion choices, seeking understated elegance and appreciating the best quality fabrics and craftsmanship. She is sensual and feminine while being sophisticated and appropriate. Beautiful lines and flattering forms accentuate the modern feminine ideal. Celebrity fans of the brand include Halle Berry, Sharon Stone, Cindy Crawford, Bethenny Frankel and Kelly Rutherford."
Amy lives in Greenwich, Connecticut with her husband Kevin, twin boys Ranger and Dax, and golden retriever, Harley.
CC adores the beauty and versatility of Amy Matto's pieces, and hopes you enjoy these divine dresses, all available at amymatto.com.
Ava Dress ~ CC has and absolutely adores the a-line shape and the retro floral print!

Beach Dress.

Brook Dress.

Ellie Dress.

Harper Dress.

Keely Dress.

Madden Dress.

Tricia Dress.
Which of these pretty pieces do you prefer?
Be sure to like Amy Matto on Facebook and follow Amy Matto on TwitterInstagram, and Pinterest so you can keep up with all the gorgeousness, darlings!
xoxox,
CC

CC Loves...

Darlings, here are a few of the little lovelies that CC is currently smitten with!
Deborah Pagani gold La Folle ring, at barneys.com.

Lizzie Fortunato Till Dawn earrings, at shopbop.com.

Bijoux Heart gold-plated multi-stone necklace, at net-a-porter.com.

Prada square frame acetate sunglasses, at net-a-porter.com.

Zac Zac Posen Loren embossed leather shoulder bag, at theOutnet.com.

Charlotte Olympia Sunny Basket raffia and metallic leather tote, at modaoperandi.com.

Sophie Hulme mini tote bag, at shopbop.com.

Jil Sander metallic Jil bag, at barneys.com.

Delpozo embroidered organza top, at modaoperandi.com.

Muuba Abila quilted leather jacket, at theOutnet.com.
CC neeeeeeeds!

Vivetta Roda cut-out linen dress, at modaoperandi.com.

Roberto Cavalli printed stretch-jersey dress, at net-a-porter.com.

Leona lilac lace dress, at pixiemarket.com.

Peter Jensen canvas dropped waist dress, at asos.com ~ CC adores the card print!

Juan Carlos Obando ruched halter-neck gown at barneys.com.
CC adores the brass grid plaque belt that comes with it!

Black Halo Raquel strapless gown, at shopbop.com.

Yves Saint Laurent La Laque Couture nail polish in Bleu Celadon, at barneys.com.
What are you loving these days, darlings?
xoxox,
CC

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Ujena Swimwear: Bodacious Bikinis

Darlings, CC is so excited to introduce you to Ujena Swimwear, a fabulous collection of bikinis, maillots, cover-ups and dresses proudly made in the USA!  The family-owned company was founded in 1984.  All of Ujena's spectacular swimsuits are hand cut and sewn in their northern California factory.  In addition to having beautiful beachwear, Ujena has the most amazing customer service, fitting bathers of all shapes and sizes.  They even offer custom, design-your-own swimwear!  CC hopes you enjoy these bodacious bikinis, all available at ujena.com.
Buckle Up Bikini.
Plaid perfection!

Carlita bikini.
CC has and absolutely adores... 
The fit is both comfortable and flattering, and the ruffles make for an understated, sexy vibe!

Electric Coral Itsy Bitsy Bikini.

High Fashion Hippie Braided Bikini.

Metallic Swirl Love Your Booty Bikini.

Pop Star Camo Bikini.

Seventies Sport Bikini.

Seychelles Crochet Bikini.

Summer Blossom Skirted Bikini.

Wild California Tie Bikini.
Which of these sassy suits are you smitten with?
Be sure to follow Ujena Swimwear on Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest so you can keep up with all the gorgeousness, darlings!
xoxox,
CC

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Beguiling in Black

Darlings, CC is well aware that it is spring... 
But that doesn't mean you should don exclusively pastels and florals!
Remember to add some of your most beguiling black clothing and accessories into the rotation...
Whether it's a gorgeous pair of black lace pumps, your favorite LBD, or a sexy string bikini, black is back!
Christian Louboutin Sweet Charity studded leather shoulder bag, at net-a-porter.com.
CC loves the edginess of this piece!

Hunting Season horn detail python flap clutch, at intermixonline.com.
Such a gorgeous mix of textures, don't you think?

Ancient Greek Sandals Kori lace-up leather gladiator sandals; this and next at net-a-porter.com.
Gladiators are an absolute must-have for this spring/summer season, darlings!

Gianvito Rossi lace and suede pumps.
Classically elegant, and ultra-versatile.

Valentino Cage Noir slingback pump, at intermixonline.com.
An instant collector's piece.  Worth every penny.

Giuseppe Zanotti double side-zip ankle boot at barneys.com.
CC covets!

Valextra leather 'X' small bracelet, at barneys.com.
Such a sweet little statement piece.

Isabel Marant Boden leather mini skirt, at net-a-porter.com.
Unique and classic at once!

Yigal Azrouel croc embossed leather bustier, at intermixonline.com.
On CC's wish list for sure!

Balmain cotton and silk-blend pique tuxedo jacket, at net-a-porter.com.
Terrific tailoring!

Veronica Beard tuxedo jumpsuit, at intermixonline.com.
According to Rachel Zoe, the new go-to "dress"!

Carven glossed faux raffia dress, at net-a-porter.com.
CC adores the texture and the full skirt!

The Row Sharlow dress, at barneys.com.
Lovely leather, darlings!

AQ/AQ Skye mini dress, at shopbop.com.
If the deep V isn't your style, just wear it backward!

J. Mendel crepe and lace tulip hem floor length gown, at barneys.com.
The height of elegance.

Tatu Couture Josephine collar and harness worn with Sylvia bra, at tatucouture.com.
CC highly recommends this range of haute underpinnings!

Gucci crystal-embellished cutout swimsuit, at net-a-porter.com.
Sparkle on the beach!
Which of these black pieces would you wear?
xoxox,
CC