When I first saw Australian-born, Vancouver-based Blake Hyland‘s jewelry, it was the teeth caught my attention. His jewelry is made from deer jaw, snake bone, and carp fish, mixed with sterling silver and distressed leather. Of course the prices reflect… Continue Reading
I bought a set of Shu Uemura brushes about fifteen years ago when I lived in Paris and they are still in excellent condition. The ones I have are natural hair, although you can get them in synthetic as well… Continue Reading
The gold shiny seashell bag and the enamel shell jewelry in this Lanvin collection remind me of the cheap items I used to covet as a tween. Of course, Lanvin has made these look covetable, too, even though they are… Continue Reading
These shoes make me wonder why we don’t see more couture shoe collections, with fine jewels placed onto extraordinary shoes. I guess it is a risk thing, no one would want to wear a diamond on the back of their… Continue Reading
I love the combinations of pastels, camel tones and brights (yellow, pink and red) in this Diane Von Furstenberg resort collection. The wedges and platforms look really comfortable, and I’m feeling all of these pieces would work amazingly well in… Continue Reading
There’s nothing particularly exciting or innovative about the Emporio Armani accessories collection (aside from the layered heel above, which I suspect they copied from Finsk because I saw that one a long time ago) but these are all pieces I’d… Continue Reading
I’ve mentioned Fleet Ilya on this blog before, but this brand is long overdue a proper feature here. I was first introduced to the brand several years ago by a student in one of my lingerie design courses. Ever since… Continue Reading
I love the odd proportions and the trompe l’oeil heels in this Aperlai collection. There are so many good shoe brands out there… how is one to catch up?
The Jean Paul Gaultier Autumn Winter 2010 accessories collection features some amazing shoes and bags. I love the distorted crocodile bags, the protruding pointy toes on the wedges and the laced up heels.