Couture Carrie

Saturday, May 28, 2016

Architectural Inspiration: Lovely Living Room

Architectural inspiration via Pinterest.

Narciso Rodriguez two-tone crepe dress; this and next at

Gianvito Rossi suede pumps.

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

Givenchy skull earrings in pale gold-tone and crystal...
Did you notice the skull on the table, darlings?
What do you think of this chic space and the look it inspired?

Friday, May 27, 2016

CC Loves... These Beauty Products!

Darlings, here are the beauty products that CC is loving lately!
Bottega Veneta Parco Palladiano Eau de Parfum, at

Colour Pop Brow Pencil in Blondie, at

Kate Somerville Age Arrest Eye Cream, at

KMS California Tame Frizz Smoothing Lotion, at ~ detangles and manages CC's frizzy summer hair.

Masque Bar Hydro Gel Eye Dark Spot Eye Patch, at helps diminish signs of aging in just 30 days.

Philip B Anti-Frizz Formula 57, at Smoothing Shine Drops with Vitamin E, lavender, jojoba, rice bran and soybean oils.

Rimmel London Super Curler 24 Hour Mascara, at, for amazing volume and lash curling power in one.

Welleco Australia The Super Elixir Nourishing Protein, at, an amazing organic sprouted brown rice protein with Peruvian cacao ~ delicious and nutritious!
Darlings, which beauty products are you using and loving these days?
Do any of these items catch your eye?

Nautical Chic

Darlings, it's the (unofficial) start of summer, so CC has assembled a special post for all of her fabulous fellow fashionistas!
CC hopes you enjoy these "nautical chic" pieces!

Dolce & Gabbana printed leather shoulder bag, at

Anya Hindmarch Carrefour Ephson leather shoulder bag, at

Dolce & Gabbana striped canvas espadrilles, at

 J. Crew striped canvas pumps, at

 Tibi Identity Stripe asymmetric silk camisole, at

 T by Alexander Wang striped jersey top, at

Gucci stripe-trimmed twill shorts, at

Madewell Parcel striped crepe trench coat; this and next at

Max Mara striped wool and angora blend coat.

Milly graphic stripe Mariella Dress, at

 Gareth Pugh one-shoulder striped crepe gown, at

 Solid and Striped The Poppy Bikini, at

Dolce & Gabbana blue and white striped one-piece, at

Have a wonderful Memorial Day weekend, darlings!
First and last photos via Pinterest.

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Fabulous Frocks for Sping

Darlings, CC has rounded up some of the most divine dresses from her favorite online shopping sites for your viewing pleasure and wardrobe inspiration... Enjoy!
Alexis bell sleeve lace dress in cobalt, at

Amanda Uprichard Delilah dress, at

Balenciaga printed silk-blend dress, at

Dolce & Gabbana printed silk dress, at

Erdem Sandra tri-colour lace dress, at

Gucci embellished ruffled silk crepon dress, at

Isolda off-the-shoulder floral-print silk dress, at

Jonathan Saunders Connie asymmetric striped crepe maxi dress, at

Jonathan Simkhai embroidered mesh trumpet hem dress, at

Kempner Sadie slip dress, at

Kenzo printed plisse-chiffon dress, at

Lanvin ruffled lace-paneled satin mini dress, at

Mary Katrantzou Caliente Solar rose-print ruffled silk dress, at

Max Mara Eulalia dress, at

Peter Pilotto Octave asymmetric-ruffle lace dress, at

Roberto Cavalli one-shoulder cheetah-print silk dress, at

Sacai embroidered organza and lace-paneled printed voile dress, at

Self-Portrait tiered guipure lace mini dress, at
Which of these fabulous frocks do you favor, darlings?
CC is smitten with the Jonathan Simkhai and Roberto Cavalli dresses!

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

CC Loves...

Darlings, here are the little lovelies that CC is currently smitten with! From chic sandals to gorgeous gowns, there's sure to be a perfect piece in this post for each of CC's fabulous fellow fashionistas... Enjoy!
Book: In the Name of Gucci, A Memoir by Patricia Gucci.
The gripping family drama (and never-before-told love story) surrounding the rise and fall of the late Aldo Gucci, the man responsible for making the legendary fashion label the powerhouse it is today, as told by his daughter.
Pick up a copy of this fab fashion tome to keep in your beach bag! It's a fascinating read.
See more at
Nicholas Kirkwood Outliner contrast suede sandals, at

Aquazzura Colorado embroidered suede sandals, at
CC covets!

Malone Souliers Beryl snakeskin and leather pumps, at

 Fendi shearling Baguette Micro bag, at

Stella McCartney Spot plexiglass clutch, at

Saint Laurent Monogramme envelope small printed textured-leather shoulder bag, at

Verdura gold and diamond knot choker, at

 Proenza Schouler sleeveless halter blouse, at

 Tibi sequined silk top, at

Alexander Wang cable pullover with flightsuit lacing, at

J. Crew Rhodes blazer, at
CC neeeeeeds!

Maje Grenat belted long wool coat, at

Stella McCartney striped sheer-knit midi skirt, at

Narciso Rodriguez textured crepe dress, at

CH Carolina Herrera dress, at

 Balenciaga textured short sleeve dress, at

Roksanda Margot bell-sleeve crepe dress, at

MaxMara devore gazar dress, at

Etro printed silk crepe de chine maxi dress, at

Rochas strapless duchess-satin gown, at
Darlings, what are you loving lately?
Do any of these pretty pieces catch your eye?