Couture Carrie

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Runway Report: Pretty Printed Dresses

Darlings, CC has rounded up all of the prettiest printed dresses from the Fall 2016 collections... From haute animal prints to oversize paisleys, there's sure to be a fabulous frock in this post for each of CC's fellow fashionistas!
Photos via
Andrew Gn


Bottega Veneta


Christian Dior

Dennis Basso

Dries Van Noten


Holly Fulton

House of Holland

Iris van Herpen

Jenny Packham

Jill Stuart


Marco de Vicenzo


Proenza Schouler

Saint Laurent


Tommy Hilfiger

Topshop Unique

Trina Turk


Vivienne Tam
Which of these fabulous frocks do you favor, darlings?
CC is smitten with the Dennis Basso and Iris van Herpen dresses!

Monday, September 26, 2016

CC Loves...

Darlings, here are the little lovelies that CC is currently smitten with!
Style Tribes: The Fashion of Subcultures by Caroline Young, at This beautifully written and illustrated book explores the fashions and ideology of youth movements over the last 100 years, from flappers to the Harlem Renaissance to mods, punks, and Harajuku. Pick yourself up a copy, or buy one for your favorite fashionista!
 Smith + Mara Big Dipper ear cuff, at

Etro silver-plated enamel earrings, at

 Renee Lewis antique diamond long drop earrings, at

 Line + Hue Saturn earrings, at

Erickson Beamon Awaken gold-plated Swarovski crystal necklace, at

Christian Louboutin So Kate pumps, at

 Dolce & Gabbana embellished printed brocade pumps, at

 Givenchy cutout ankle boots in black leather and lace, at

Valentino Japanese Butterfly suede Mary-Jane shoes, at

 Isabel Marant Laith knee boots, at

Fontana Milano 1915 "A Lady Bag" satchel, at

 Victoria Beckham Liberty leather tote, at
Canvas by Land's End tuxedo shirt. CC has and absolutely adores, darlings! Have you checked out Canvas by Land's End yet? The range is so chic and sophisticated! Visit for more!
 Marques'Almeida asymmetric ruffle long-sleeved tulle top, at

Ellery blue off shoulder elbow cut top, at

 Derek Lam crochet top, at

 Toga graphic-print pleated-cady and satin maxi skirt, at

 Jonathan Simkhai towered embroidered dress, at

Gareth Pugh asymmetric crepe dress, at

Isabel Marant Etoile lame Mae dress, at

 Stella McCartney Astrid silk-crepe gown, at

Carmela lilac dress, at
CC needs!
What are you loving these days, darlings?
Do any of these pretty pieces catch your eye?

Sunday, September 25, 2016

Architectural Inspiration: Divine Dining Room

Architectural inspiration via Pinterest.

Donna Karan New York asymmetric stretch-jersey dress; this and next two at

DKNY oversized faux fur coat.

Christian Louboutin So Kate 120 leather pumps.

Proenza Schouler PS11 Tiny leather bag, at

Finn triple-baguette stud earrings, at
Darlings, what do you think of this divine dining room and the look it inspired?