Monday, May 24, 2010

Delicious Draping

First things first, darlings! The winner of CC’s Sock Theory Tights Giveaway is the lovely Viv of Park and Vivianne ~ congrats!
CC has already covered the draped dress, so now it’s on to separates, darlings, and the draping is divine!
Fall 2010 runway coverage via
A.F. Vandevorst
Brian Reyes
Gary Graham
Koi Suwannagate
Ohne Titel
Vera Wang
Zac Posen
Rick Owens asymmetric drape top; this and next four at
RM by Roland Mouret Attis Carré top.
Narciso Rodriguez draped silk-chiffon blouse.
Vionnet draped satin-jersey tunic.
Roksanda Ilincic Duchesse Drape silk-satin top.
Ports 1961 draped top; this and next eleven at
L.A.M.B. drape leopard tunic.
David Lerner drape back burnout tee.
Vince drape long sleeve top.
Twelfth St by Cynthia Vincent asymmetrical drape tee.
Alice + Olivia sleeveless drape wrap cardigan.
Elizabeth and James draped sleeve blazer.
Rachel Roy Signature draped skirt.
Three Dots skirt with drape detail.
Catherine Malandrino draped tulip skirt.
Charlotte Ronson studded drape skirt.
ADAM Emma side draped shorts.
Rosa Cha drape halterneck bikini, at
Which drape you deem delish, darling?


ediot said...

hi darling. wow. i got real inspired by this. there are so many pretty ways to drape clothing. i got a similar skirt of the wang draped skirt last week(pink)- which i didnt see here in your collage but i think you know which i mean. seriously draping is so nice. this made me love it even more.thanks

xx ediot

laurel.bis said...

Ayudan a las que no tenemos un cuerpo perfecto y son tan favorecedores, me encanta la primera falda!! Bsss

stilettolover91 said...

Amazing post!!! I'm loving everything here!!


Draping done right is so elegant!

julianne. said...

wow! so stunning.
i love how unique this look is.
even though it looks so extravagant its really quite simple.
love it! <3

COCAMIA said...

Draping is so forgiving and can really flatter ones figure! I love trends that work for every woman!

Jennifer Fabulous said...

So, so gorgeous. I particularly love that bikini at the end! xo

Tianna said...

I ♥ that Charlotte Ronson skirt! The bikini is adorable too!

Lady Ren said...

Those are some pretty cool skits and shorts-
Glad I found your blog- Nice to meet you.

Diana Mieczan said...

That is such a flattering cut! I have to get one of those skirts!
Kisses and beautiful post :)

Helen said...

Got to say ~~~ I'm all for strategic draping!!!!!

Tights Lover said...

Love the draping! The Ohne Titel is definitely my favorite!

WeShop said...

Beautiful clothes. I'm a bit scared of draping as I worry it adds pounds (weight not cost!) but will consider giving it a go. xx

v [ hobovogue ] said...

draping's delicious indeed. always adds a touch of elegance and femininity to any outfit, so classy and beautiful.


Melanie said...

Love the drape-y fabrics. So gorgeous!

Melanie@Unravelled Threads

naomemandeflores said...

The draped skirts look amazing! Love them!

Pratishtha Durga said...

Love the pictures. And cant get over the fiery Rodarte pants...

Kristin said...

I think I will forever associated draping with Rami! Gave you some link love today!

Lisa Lisa Lisa said...

OOoh I love the VPL dress =)
And all of the flowy tops are great.
Great post!

La Feem said...

Love that second to the last row of tops, gorgeous!!

Mary Jo from TrustYourStyle said...

Oh, I'm dying over the draped skirts, esp that Vandevorst one! Just beautiful! Hope you're off to a good week :)

xo Mary Jo

Meg said...

great post! I love the draping open back -- very sexy :)


English Rose ♥ said...

If done well, draping can just be heaven.

Merci beaucoup for stopping by darling =]

Stay safe and chic ma chérie,
English Rose x

HiFashion said...

Draping is always so romantic! I love the Charlotte Ronson skirt.

The Style Strutter said...

Love that Charlotte Ronson skirt:)!!



It is so feminine and sexy!

janettaylor said...

Incredible beautiful!

Jaime @ La vie...J'aime said...

Loving the twenty8twelve look and the bathing suit!

Phivos Nicolaides said...


Nadine2point0 said...

Not sure if you sew/design ever Carrie, but I LOVE the way these drape treatments looks so natural....eventhough it can be so hard to intentionally make it look like that!!
Absolutely beautiful!

Savvy Gal said...

the right drape can certain enhance a gal's figure.

Inés said...

love pink skirt

Haute World said...

I love anything draped... in fact, I just wore a draped skirt today! Fabulous choices as always... the Ohne Titel outfit is calling my name and I adore the Vera Wang skirt!

Prutha said...

love the first outfit and the pink skirt the best!! love drapping..makes someone my figure look less bulgy on the tummy

follow if u like what u see?


Katie said...

Draping done right is always so stunning and flattering!

Grace said...

I love draping, it's so pretty and feminine! That Rachel Roy skirt is sooooo cute!

Madeleine said...

Hi Carrie :)
Drape clothing can be so beautiful when done right, fluid and elegant

Thank-you for this beautiful lay out

Draffin Bears said...

Hi Carrie,

I love these pretty draped outfits, they all look so elegant. Thanks for sharing.

Happy week

WendyB said...

This reminds me I have to return a drapey Gap t-shirt I got! Thanks! :-D

Le Sigh of a Fashionista said...

Ports always does the best draping. Swoon!

Ms Confashion said...

So much inspiration... I have to have something draped in a lot of pretty color- SOON!
You always find so many goods :-D
/xxx Nete

Trixy said...

So delicious indeed! I love the bikini

Viv said...

LOVE these draped looks. The skirts especially are unique.

Thanks again CC!! =)

S.Elisabeth said...

I love draped skirts! They're so beautiful!

Kristin Hjellegjerde said...

Drapes is the secret to look gloriously empowered:)

Winnie said...

I love draping, I love seeing it come down the runway, just so tactile!

Simply Luxurious said...

Draping really can do so much for a woman's figure. I love Thakoon's dress.

By the way, stop on by the blog, of all my lovely ladies, you most definitely style the heck out of this award. Congrats!
Have a beautiful week. =)

Nubia said...

Draping Can be so much fun but risky.. Depends how you wear it.. You found some amazing pieces here

tris1978ton said...

So sexy and feminine!

Join the Gossip said...

Those are some fabulous items!

p.s. I am hosting a giveaway, be sure to stop by and check it out!

B a la Moda said...

The draping pants at the top are really cool.

B* a la Moda

{ I V Y } said...

love love love this post!
draping is amazing!

knk said...

hi , how are you ,

this post very cool draping dresses remembers me the waves and curtains amazing outfits , i like them nice post

wulanasihsetyarini said...

oh yes honey, i like that dreapping on my look..

love the post


Fashion Butter said...

yes! love draping. vie said...

LOVE draping!! Hides what I don't love, shows what I do, adds som drama to an otherwise normal day! XX, Naphtali