20 divine mews houses

Written by Venerdì, 04 Marzo 2016
(2 votes)
Read 546451 times

Back to the Georges book, one of the people interviewed was Christine Barro, who was the accessories buyer during the 80's and 90's until the store closed.

I visit every time I'm in Melbourne for a browse, and when I was in there last year, I got chatting to her in the store while I admired some beautiful costume jewellery in one of the display cases.

The store stocks all manner of things from umbrellas and hats to bags, sunglasses, scarfs, gloves and jewellery…. and after a lot of though I bought a long necklace, made by a Paris atelier called Goossens. Christine brings in all sorts of unusual things, and Goossens, it turns out, have an interesting history. They produce the famous Sautoir necklaces for Chanel, and have done so since they were first designed in conjunction with Coco Chanel in the 1950's. I had been drawn to the necklace in the display case and had commented to Christine that it was very Chanel like, minus the logos, so it was no surprise to then find that they made the costume jewellery for Chanel, Yves Saint Laurent, Balenciaga, Dior and many others. If you're ever in Paris they have a showroom at 380 rue Saint- Honore to visit, which is definitely my kind of specialty shop.

So in terms of "Orchids on your Budget" I've stayed strong in the face of overwhelming numbers of emails entreating me to buy in the Internet Sales (and I've spent a lot of quality time unsubscribing from lists), and I've yet to set foot in a physical shop in Adelaide for the January sales… but I did buy one thing in the Netaporter sales. I'd been keeping my eye on it for weeks, waiting patiently until it dropped to 70% off. I have a feeling my Grandmother would have approved. It's a Lela Rose sheer lace coat (above). Not exactly a practical day-to-day item, it's definitely more a special occasion thing… but I think it's a timeless cut and will jazz up a plain black dress or trousers and top combo and providing I don't stack on the weight will be something that I'll be able to wear for many years to come.

Share this post:
Last modified onVenerdì, 22 Aprile 2016 05:01
Super User

Maecenas ultrices viverra ligula, vel lobortis ante pulvinar sed. Donec erat magna, aliquam vitae semper vitae, accumsan vel nisl. Vivamus pellentesque orci sit amet odio dictum eget commodo nulla consequat.

templaza.com

102149 comments

  • BJ사슴
    BJ사슴 Venerdì, 17 Settembre 2021 08:26 Report Comment Link

    I know this if off topic but I'm looking into
    starting my own blog and was curious what all is required to get set up?

    I'm assuming having a blog like yours would cost a pretty
    penny? I'm not very internet smart so I'm not 100% certain. Any suggestions or
    advice would be greatly appreciated. Appreciate it

  • ポーカー 無料
    ポーカー 無料 Venerdì, 17 Settembre 2021 08:26 Report Comment Link

    I know this web page gives quality based articles or reviews and additional information, is there any other
    website which offers these stuff in quality?

  • 더나인카지노
    더나인카지노 Venerdì, 17 Settembre 2021 08:25 Report Comment Link

    If you wish for to obtain a great deal from this article
    then you have to apply such techniques to your won blog.

  • 솔레어카지노
    솔레어카지노 Venerdì, 17 Settembre 2021 08:24 Report Comment Link

    I have been exploring for a little bit for any high-quality articles or weblog posts in this sort
    of area . Exploring in Yahoo I ultimately stumbled upon this site.
    Reading this information So i'm happy to show that I've a very
    excellent uncanny feeling I came upon just what I needed.
    I most definitely will make sure to do not fail to remember this website and give
    it a glance regularly.

  • 100 human virgin brazilian hair

    whoah this weblog is fantastic i really like studying
    your articles. Stay up the great work! You already know, many persons
    are looking around for this information, you can aid them greatly.

  • 일노
    일노 Venerdì, 17 Settembre 2021 08:23 Report Comment Link

    What i don't understood is if truth be told how you're now not actually much more smartly-favored than you may be now.
    You are very intelligent. You realize therefore considerably in terms of this topic, produced me in my opinion imagine it
    from a lot of numerous angles. Its like men and women aren't
    interested unless it is something to accomplish with Lady gaga!
    Your individual stuffs great. All the time maintain it up!

  • ベラジョンカジノ 入金

    Hi there would you mind stating which blog platform you're using?

    I'm looking to start my own blog in the near future
    but I'm having a tough time selecting between BlogEngine/Wordpress/B2evolution and Drupal.
    The reason I ask is because your design seems
    different then most blogs and I'm looking for something completely unique.
    P.S Apologies for getting off-topic but I had to ask!

  • the king 카지노
    the king 카지노 Venerdì, 17 Settembre 2021 08:17 Report Comment Link

    For most recent news you have to pay a visit the web
    and on world-wide-web I found this site as a
    finest web site for most up-to-date updates.

  • バカラ
    バカラ Venerdì, 17 Settembre 2021 08:17 Report Comment Link

    Howdy! I could have sworn I've visited this website
    before but after looking at many of the articles I realized it's new to me.
    Regardless, I'm definitely pleased I stumbled upon it and I'll be bookmarking it and checking
    back regularly!

  • taxi nice airport
    taxi nice airport Venerdì, 17 Settembre 2021 08:11 Report Comment Link

    Wonderful beat ! I wish to apprentice while you amend your site, how
    can i subscribe for a blog web site? The account
    helped me a acceptable deal. I had been tiny bit acquainted of
    this your broadcast provided bright clear idea

Leave a comment

Make sure you enter all the required information, indicated by an asterisk (*). HTML code is not allowed.