Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Architectural Inspiration: Crazy Colors

First things first, darlings! The winner of CC's Ayana Designs Necklace Giveaway is the lovely Jess ~ congrats!

Architectural inspiration via marieclairemaison.com.

Lela Rose pleated cotton-twill dress; this and next at net-a-porter.com.

Miu Miu suede platform pumps.

Madewell Tickertape Sky Print Scarf; this and next at shopbop.com.

Kenneth Jay Lane red twine bangle.

Darlings, what do you think of this colorful space and the look it inspired?

Monday, May 30, 2011

More Bodacious Bikinis

Today it’s sassy solid bikinis, darlings! Chic and simple, these solid-colored suits keep the focus on your fabulous figure!
Whether you choose a bandeau or a stringkini, you will be the most beautiful babe on the beach!
All bikinis at victoriassecret.com.
Which bikini is your favorite today?
CC is partial to this hearted one!
Happy Memorial Day, darlings!

Sunday, May 29, 2011

Beautiful Bikinis for Beach Weekend!

Darlings, it’s Memorial Day Weekend, which means it’s time to strut your stuff in a fabulous two-piece bathing suit!

Didn’t stock up for the season yet?

No worries, CC has selected her favorite bikinis from victoriassecret.com for your shopping pleasure!
These pretty patterned bikinis are sure to delight, either seaside or poolside!
From pretty paisleys to sexy stripes, there’s something for every fashionista.
Which bikini is your favorite?

CC loves a good bandeau...

but string bikinis are CC's preferred suits.
Happy Memorial Day Weekend, darlings!

Saturday, May 28, 2011

Sultry Skirts

Darlings, CC adores these skirts, from swingy minis to sophisticated pencils!
Runway coverage via style.com.
Basso & Brooke
Carlos Miele
Chris Benz
Christian Siriano
Clements Ribeiro
Holly Fulton
Jonathan Saunders
Just Cavalli
Lela Rose
Mandy Coon
Mary Katrantzou
Matthew Williamson
Vivienne Westwood Red Label
Which skirt do you find sassiest?
P.S. Many apologies if you've seen this post before... it has been resurrected after the Blogger debacle of a few weeks ago!

Friday, May 27, 2011

Architectural Inspiration: Lush Living

First things first, darlings! The winner of CC's Popina Swimwear Giveaway is the lovely HipDroppedSttitches~ congrats, and happy shopping!

Architectural inspiration via nuevo-estilo.es.

Diane von Furstenberg Shannah silk-crepe strapless maxi dress; this and next at net-a-porter.com.

Elizabeth and James E-Latch crocodile-effect leather sandals.

Kenneth Jay Lane gold circle link necklace; this and next at shopbop.com.

WGACA Vintage Chanel charm bracelet.

Darlings, what do you think of this space and the look it inspired?

Thursday, May 26, 2011

CC Loves...

Here are just a few of the things that CC is loving right now, darlings!
These Alberto Parada stackable rings.
These House of Harlow 1960 pave Stargazer earrings, at shopbop.com.
These ALTernative Creations crocheted earrings. CC is so into crochet right now!
This Project Isuga scarf. For every scarf purchased, Project Isuga feeds one school child for one day in Africa.
This Milly small leather shoulder bag, at net-a-porter.com.
These Ralph Lauren Collection Janna tasseled leather peep-toe pumps, at net-a-porter.com.
This Rachel Pally long cutout dress; this and next at shopbop.com.
This Torn by Ronny Kobo striped dress.
This cucumber soap by CC’s West Hartford, CT neighbor Soap by Judy. Fabulous news, darlings ~ Judy is offering CC readers 10% off any mail-in order form purchase; just mention Couture Carrie on the mail-in order form!

This Sibu Beauty facial cream. Leaves CC's skin feeling soft, smooth and refreshed! Lovely scent as well!
This gorgeous corset from www.wickedeliclingerie.co.uk. You can also purchase this corset at wholesale from Dash Direct Wholesale Lingerie!
What are you currently smitten with?
P.S. If you'd like to win a fabulous Noir ring from CreativeContrast.com, simply visit their Customer Love page and fill out the form! CC just did!