Saturday, January 3, 2009

Luxe Lace-ups

Luscious laces, lovelies! Not just for trainers anymore!
At left, a stunningly laced Alexander McQueen silk tulle dress, featured in W.
At right, image courtesy Fellow Fashionista Kate of Crave.
Alexandra Neel lace-back platform pump, at shopbop.com
Antique metallic Deb flat, at lolaymaria.com.
Barbara Bui bootie; this and next at shopbop.com.
Jil Stuart Jana suede lace high-heel bootie.
CC’s lace-up canvas Prada boot-sneakers
Christian Louboutin Bloody Mary pump at barneys.com.
Dolce Vita Cher cutout heels in granite suede, at pinkmascara.com.
These divine Alexander McQueen lace-up boots are currently half price! This and next at net-a-porter.com.
Marc by Marc Jacobs back lace-up sailor pants
Emilio Pucci printed cotton kaftan (at right)
Zac Posen paneled cotton dress with laced shoulders
Ingwa Melero silk halter dress, at asos.com.
Kiki de Montparnasse Poppy corset belt at kikidm.com.
Chantilly lace boy short, on sale for $4.99; this and next at victoriassecret.com.
Lace-up corset top. Sexy!
Last look: Zimmerman Bo swimsuit, at shopbop.com.

Get laced, darlings!
xoxox,
CC

63 comments:

The End said...

The 'Neel laced back pump' o so cool!
Accessories caught my eye the most though....back laced shorts were genius!

;)

hollyshambles.x said...

I love laced-up flats, like those metallic ones :) they're beautiful! x

DIARIO DE UNA ESTILISTA said...

Love Mc Queen..its my favorite designer! Im not so much into lace in shoes and boots although i included them in my shoe collection.
XOXO. Andrea.

Songy said...

I do love lace-ups. They are sexy. I thought you might like this one too.

http://cestsibelle.blogspot.com/search/label/lace%20up

Fashion_Girl22 said...

Lace up pieces are extremly sexy. I think the Victoria's Secret photo proves it. Call me blind but, I honestly never knew the Aleander McQueen and Dior haute Couture dresses werre lace up before. Thanks for pointing that out!
I love those knee high lace ups. Thy are extremly daring!

Dreams said...

Hola guapa!!
Happy New Year!!!

Felicidades por tu blog. Is very interesting...

Kiss
Dreams

LoveMore said...

hello hello,
coooool post! love that first editorial shot! hot hot. and love your new header! fresh for 09??

also the scrabble pic is my fav of the lot too :)

xxx LM

cybill said...

The shoes! oh the gorgeous glorious lace up shoes!!!

Sharon Rose said...

Hi CC-I love your boots the best, they rock!!

fashintuition said...

I'm loving those Alexandra Neel's lace-back platform pump! They're gorgeous :)
BJS *keep it stylish*

J'Adore Fashion said...

love the alexander McQueen lace up boot--love lace up in the right things/places!!!
xoxxo

JW said...

Love the Dolce cutout heels! Just beautiful! :)

JW said...

BTW, Love your new banner! Gorgeous!!

Wana said...

gosh CC, i looove the Barbara Bui bootie; and ur prada number!!

ivy fan fic said...

love the new header! fantasitic as always.

what we needed blogspot

CaraMia ♥Hippie Couture♥ said...

anything lace up has my vote, especially corsets! hope your holidays were fabulous! i've been super busy but it's good to be back :)

2009 is going to be the best year yet!

new year's resolution: to keep up with cc! how do you do it? :)

cm

Fabutopia said...

HOT! when we're young we hated laces, and as we grow up they become so sexy!

Lisa said...

LOVELY LACE-UPS!

beautiful prada's cc.

happy 09

x

Dooder City said...

I love the new banner! Again, you just cannot go wrong with loving McQueen!
xo,
d-

Swell Vintage - Frankie said...

Oh my god, I literally love every single item on this page! Those Marc Jacobs shoes made me dribble...

Oh CC, you're a genius...

x

Savvy Mode SG said...

i like the victoria secret lace up udie, very cute.

Doll legs said...

O I love lace ups in lingerie,and the bath suit its very sexy too, but I don´t know about the tan you get with it,ajjaj,Hey CC I hope you have a wonderful 2009!!! :)

Fashion Carnival said...

i love lacies.. they are so trendy..

Elena said...

Oh those Louboutans... Gorgeous!

Sydney said...

those lace up pumps?

gave me a heart attack.

i was so surprised by their beauty.

as for barney's.. can't stand the place.

too many beautiful things...

Gaya said...

Madre mía!!! Creo que me he enamorado de todos los zapatos que has puesto!! Inspiraciones para esta semana en mi trabajo, jeeje. Un beso

Make Do Style said...

Gosh the bloody mary numbers are to die for!

Meg said...

I love the dress with the ties on the shoulders!

Crave said...

Thank you for the tag Miss Carrie!! Love the post! The lace up detail is quite fem fatale but sweet too.

Happy New Year!

chicforcheap said...

The swim suit is my favorite!

Zepequeña said...

Amazing photos!

Zepequeña.

Kelly said...

I love all the shoes! Especially the ones laced up the back!

ivy fan fic said...

Thanks so much. Stay sexy!
xoxo

what we needed...

She's Dressing Up said...

Wow the lace up swimsuit is amazing!

janettaylor said...

Adorable chic! One of my favourite...

xoxo: Janet

MizzJ said...

Haha that bathing suit looks like it would give you the worst tan lines. Those first two dresses are divine though, like wearing clouds!

Allison said...

Ooh, Alexander McQueen - seriously, could it get any better?!

Your new banner is beautiful as well, darling.

xo

Tinsley said...

you always have such great finds on these themed posts! i saw a brown pair of leather lace up zara booties a few days ago and i really want them!

WendyB said...

I confess I have more than one pair of laced, tall boots. I think they're so sex-ay. Love anything corset-like too.

The Seeker said...

OMG I love that lace-back platform pump!

Love this post.

xoxo

Juliet said...

I think these are so intelligent. Or that's the impression I try to get with it. I love the new header!

juliet xxx

Miss Karen said...

I love love love lace up shoes! And the little corset too is just gorgeous :D

michelle said...

Love this! It's so subtly sexy hehe

Thu said...

i like the black boots. the lace makes them look so much hotter.

Frieda l'écuyère said...

I like ghillies for a long time! Beautiful new banner!

_Nia_ said...

What a fabulous shoes CC and that black corset is to die for! <3

Rosanna said...

these are beautiful!!! i love lace ups!!!

AusAnna said...

the lace up swimmers are amazing!

Cathy Voyage said...

Wow, what for shoes and dresses!

Terencesambowrites said...

one word-CALIENTE......well i dnt mind being laced to the bed :o)

yiqin; said...

Ah awesome. I have always wanted lace up boots! Brilliant picks.

detailsofthefabric said...

OMGGG these are gorgeous photos! i LOVE the black corset top and the brown lace up heels. Absolutely lust-worthy. =) You find such amazing stuff online! Hope you had a great xmas and new year celebration! Apprehensive about the new year or excited? ;p I'm kinda apprehensive... thanks for your comment btw! =)

dapper kid said...

Oooo beautiful shoes, I love the lace detail on the back of that shoe! And the corset is simply sexy!

the yellow elephant said...

i love the Antique metallic Deb flats! They are stunning! Happy New Year, lovely CC!
xx

THE HOUSE OF STYLE said...

Carrie im dying for the louboutin bloody mary shoes! they are perfect.i really like those grey suede cut out shoes too!
muah x
Marian

Susie Bubble said...

Kiki de M belt is killing it....love it!

tatel said...

OMG I really really all thos shoes!!

chauss said...

love the laces!

Bambola said...

The lace up back shoes, the zac posen dress & the swimsuit.

There is something so sexy about lace up.

Shay said...

I have a laced anything obsession, loves it!

clareassiral said...

there's something very teasing about lace ups on shoes and clothes that entices and adds the sex appeal.

Camille said...

Christian Louboutin's Bloody Mary's mesmerize me. What a find!

Dana said...

Oh CC, I'm tryin to catch up, but your posts are so great and constant that I don´t know where to begin...

I love textures, I'm a huge fan

Those laced up shoes are to die for

I don´t know how I feel about hearts.. sometimes I love them, but I'm not that girlie.

Thanks for your comments :)