Hommage également à ma mère, l'une des femmes les mieux habillées du Vietnam, qui allait acheter ses soieries pour la Haute Couture à Paris et que j'accompagnais chaque semaine chez les marchands de tissus dont je n'oublierai jamais l'odeur du tissu neuf q
19 août 2015

Prada's Flower Brooches

Prada's Flower Brooches. A sugary rhinestone detail to complement the candy pink tone of the Sixties dresses from Fall/Winter 2015-2016
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14 août 2015

Ikat Chapan in Red and Yellow, Central Asia, 19th-20th Century

Ikat Chapan in Red and Yellow, Central Asia, 19th-20th Century. Estimate: 480 EUR. Photo Aucionata Dyed silk fabric (Ikat). Provenance: Important Austrian private collection The present Chapan is a traditional garment of Central Asia, which is worn as a jacket over the dress and can be made of different materials. In this case, it is a light woman coat of ikat, a colored silk fabric. It is decorated in red and yellow colors and lined with a patterned cotton fabric.The coat shows some wear, but is in good... [Lire la suite]
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02 août 2015

Hermes to probe, punish 'cruelty' to crocs used for handbags

This file photo taken in New York 21 June 2007 shows an employee holding a 129,000 USD crocodile-skin Hermes "Birkin" bag for the press to see, during a private opening for the new Hermes store on Wall Street. British singer-actress Jane Birkin asked French luxury group Hermes to rename the mythical Hermes crocodile bag series bearing her name, "until better practices that meet international standards" are in place for the slaughter of these animals, in a statement that was transmitted to AFP on July 28, 2015. AFP. AFP PHOTO/... [Lire la suite]
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30 juillet 2015

Black Crocodile Leather 'Sellier Kelly' Bag, Hermes, Paris

Black Crocodile Leather 'Sellier Kelly' Bag, Hermès, Paris. Estimate $10,000-15,000. Sold for $10,000. Photo Doyle New York With interior pockets, with handle, signed Hermes, Paris, without lock & key. 9 1/2 x 13 5/8 x 5 1/2 inches. With signed fabric drawstring bag. Good condition. With slight wear to edges and corners. One small abrasion to strap. Doyle New York. Fine Jewelry. June 11, 2015
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30 juillet 2015

John Dumas for Hermès, Brown crocodile Kelly Bag, Leather, Paris, 1990s

John Dumas for Hermès, Brown crocodile Kelly Bag, Leather, Paris, 1990s. Estimate: 6 000 € / 7 800 €. Photo Auctionata AG Embossed manufacturer logo above the clasp as well as on the eyelets, the right buckle, and the strap . Handbag removable shoulder strap; 3 inner pockets. With original dust bag. Dimensions: 32.5 x 28.5 x 12 cm. Good condition  Designed in 1935, this bag gained by their bearer - the American style icon Grace Kelly - cult status and was named... [Lire la suite]
27 juillet 2015

Andrew GN PreFall 2015 embroidered gown with Iznik-inspired woven motif in HARPER’S BAZAAR INDIA

Andrew GN PreFall 2015 embroidered gown with Iznik-inspired woven motif in HARPER’S BAZAAR INDIA, July 2015 issue, “Mum’s the word” fashion editorial – Styling by Krishna Mukhi, photographer Anushka Nadia Menon
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21 juillet 2015

Hermès 60cm Vache Naturelle & Tigre Royal Linen Travel Plume Bag, 1997

Hermès 60cm Vache Naturelle & Tigre Royal Linen Travel Plume Bag, 1997. Estimate USD 3,000 - 4,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Gold Hardware, interior is canvas. Includes clochette and keys for locking zipper. 22.5" Width x 14.5" Height x 8" Depth. Very Good to Excellent Condition. Very light wear to leather. If summer travel is in your future, no travel bag is chicer. This oversized Plume with its tan-colored Vache Naturelle leather and fierce silkscreened Tiger Royal design is sure to turn heads when... [Lire la suite]
21 juillet 2015

Hermès Limited Edition 30cm Black Calfbox So Black Birkin Bag,

Hermès Limited Edition 30cm Black Calfbox So Black Birkin Bag, 2010. Estimate USD 10,000 - 15,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 PVD Hardware, interior is Black Chevre Leather with one zip pocket and one slip pocket. Includes lock, keys, clochette, clochette dustbag, care card, care card dustbag, dustcover, dustbag and box. 12” Width x 8” Height x 6” Depth. Blindstamp N Square. Excellent Condition; as new. This limited edition So Black Birkin is a modern interpretation of the... [Lire la suite]
21 juillet 2015

Hermès 32cm Matte Rouge H Porosus Crocodile Retourne Kelly Bag, 2010

Hermès 32cm Matte Rouge H Porosus Crocodile Retourne Kelly Bag, 2010. Estimate USD 50,000 - 55,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Palladium Hardware. Interior is Rouge H Chevre Leather with one zip pocket and two slip pockets. Includes lock, keys, clochette, shoulder strap, dustbag, clochette dustbag, ribbon and box. 12.5" Width x 10" Height x 5" Depth. Blindstamp N Square - Crocodylus Porosus. Excellent Condition The Hermès Kelly bag is arguably the most iconic Hermès model in... [Lire la suite]
21 juillet 2015

Hermès 23cm Matte Mykonos Nilo Crocodile Double Gusset Constance Bag, 2013

Hermès 23cm Matte Mykonos Nilo Crocodile Double Gusset Constance Bag, 2013. Estimate USD 35,000 - 40,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Palladium Hardware, interior is Mykonos Agneau Leather with two sections, one slip pocket and one zip pocket. Includes dustbag, care card, care card dustbag, and box.; 9" Width x 7" Height x 3.5" Depth. Blindstamp Q Square - Crocodylus Niloticus. Excellent Condition; as new. Plastic on the hardware.  The Constance bag, with its shoulder strap and... [Lire la suite]