22.9.09

{mostly london + a little new york}





. . . ending London Fashion Week with softly falling metallic confetti, Burberry Prorsum's reinvention of the trench coat in shades of camel and nude was luxurious, short, and draped loveliness . . .



. . . and for a last look at New York, more draping at Reem Acra, mixed with soft, floaty silks and satins and handfuls of princess jewels . . .

{images: style.com}

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23 Comments:

Blogger KLEE said...

all lovely pieces!

love-decoded.blogspot.com

September 24, 2009  
Blogger Nicole Leigh said...

burberry prosum was my favorite!!

September 24, 2009  
Blogger Adriana said...

that burberry trench, pic #1 is to die! I love it

September 24, 2009  
Blogger Farfallina said...

Burberry's new line is fabulous, indeed! Love the colors, the textures the draping.... A dream come true. (but terribly expensive probably!)

September 24, 2009  
Blogger .v said...

loveeeed the burberry show!

September 24, 2009  
Blogger {this is glamorous} said...

good question, miss felicity -- the first, abbey in the fifth because it's fun and a little rock 'n roll, the sequin encrusted is pure fun!, and the last is such an interesting take on the trench

hope you're having a lovely week -- thursday already!

xo

September 24, 2009  
Blogger Kaijuu said...

Oh, I want to DANCE in them!

September 24, 2009  
Blogger Samantha said...

Does anyone know where you can get a classic trench for the dollar?

Student with style on a budget here... My black one is on its last leg, wont get me through the next season.

xx,
Samantha

September 24, 2009  
Blogger {this is glamorous} said...

hello, Samantha -- definitely -- here are a few options:

Gryphon’s Timeless Trench:
http://www.net-a-porter.com/product/30137

A.P.C.'s Belted Cotton Trench:
http://www.net-a-porter.com/products/34513

Topshop has a great selection: http://www.topshop.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/ProductDisplay?beginIndex=0&viewAllFlag=&catalogId=19551&storeId=12556&productId=1317256&langId=-1&categoryId=&parent_category_rn=

Banana Republic’s Classic Trench:
http://bananarepublic.gap.com/browse/product.do?cid=40924&vid=1&pid=664157&scid=664157012

could also check Zara + H&M:
http://www.zara.com
http://www.hm.com/

hope that helps!

xo

September 24, 2009  
Blogger Bowie Bride said...

surprisingly, i'm loving the socks with heels look.

September 24, 2009  
Blogger Katherine said...

I love all the draping and ruching! Very cool trend...

September 24, 2009  
Blogger Amy said...

So lovely! I really like the construction on the draped pieces.

September 24, 2009  
Anonymous FXOX said...

Dear R, I totally missed the sequin one - how did I do that??! You're right it is very groovy and ( now that Ive seen it there!!) definitely the funkiest:-)

hugs to you bug

FXOX

September 24, 2009  
Blogger eva ravenstein said...

that red reem acra dress is awesome

September 24, 2009  
Blogger Monica from Hola!design said...

wow! I love british fashion. Burberry's new collection is to die for. I love those ads with Emma Watson!

September 24, 2009  
Blogger Nicole said...

So beautiful, got to love the classics.

September 25, 2009  
Blogger Maryam in Marrakesh said...

Wowza on the Burberry Prorsum. My favorite black leather bag (with tiny studs on a satchel) is Prorsum and I love it!

But must say that the Burberry models are way too skinny. The legs look a bit scary.

September 25, 2009  
Blogger nina said...

Gorgeous picks!

September 25, 2009  
Anonymous Anne @ The City Sage said...

LOVE the burberry of course, but there's a special place for reem in my heart--I wore her at my wedding and never felt more beautiful! her modern take on goddess folds is unparalleled...

September 25, 2009  
Blogger Kristin said...

That last Reem Acra is dreamy enough to walk down the aisle in!

September 26, 2009  
Anonymous Nay-K said...

OMG the first dress is amazing!!!

September 27, 2009  
Blogger Aran said...

i loved the burberry show. classic and modern. and loved emma watson on the front row!

September 28, 2009  
Anonymous jiovanni said...

I'm lovin it.

October 11, 2009  

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