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Just Zip It!

Did you know The Duchess of Windsor designed….

In the 1930s, The Duchess thought the Zipper would make an interesting design for a necklace. Her design was called The Zip and became a rage in England. 72 more words

Hat From the Past

 The late Duchess of Windsor at a millinery show in Paris on this day in 1952. I suspect many of us would give our eye teeth to attend such an event! 9 more words

Vintage: Hats From The Past

The Michael Kors Collection- Fall/Winter 2015

As fall started this week I started to think back to New York Fashion Week, last February when Michael Kors presented Fall 2015 Ready-to –Wear collection. 944 more words

New York Fashion Week

Jewel of the day: Verdura Curb Link Pendant

So what’s a girl to do if you have a thing for high end jewellers like Verdura, but not the funds to indulge? Fear not, because like many luxury brands, they offer a somewhat entry level piece. 51 more words


The Origins of Cartier’s Legendary Panthère Jewels

No other animal figure is more emblematic of a jewelry brand than Cartier’s panther. The iconic cat pounced its way into the French Maison’s designs in the early 20th century, at a time when animal skins were all the rage in the fashionable world. 1,124 more words