What we liked: V-neck pocket sweater/dress things, non-shiny jackets, interesting puffy jeans, asymmetrical white tees, hats, shoes
What we didn't: Shiny bits that looked like a warrior from and 80s music video, diaper shorts, Easter basket grass skirts
Who: Rue du Mail
What it made us think...
What we liked: Belts, leather, structure, chain mail, zippers, calla lily jewelry
What we didn't: Repetition
Who: Rue du Mail
What it made us think of: Variations on TV static and test patterns
What we liked: Color blocking, textures, cutouts, shoes
What we didn't: The variation of...
We turn back to fashion this week with our Geek Peek into the life of the chic Martine Sitbon of Rue du Mail, known for dresses that are decidedly feminine while conveying a bit of an edge. Celebrity fans include Cate Blanchett, Sofia Coppola, Kirsten Dunst, Scarlett Johansson, Kate Moss and...
Thursday, March 3, 2011 Paris Fashion Week Autumn/Winter 2011 Pt 1: Anne Valerie Hash, Carven, Rue du Mail and Rochas
Rochas Simple and chic: style.com
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The Photodiarist said... Carven and Rochas really speak to me!
At a photo call for The Amazing Spider-Man in Tokyo on Wednesday, she paired a shoe-snob favorite, Salvatore Ferragamo's houndstooth-printed python pumps, with a pleated-and-folded Rue du Mail frock out of their Fall 2012 collection.
Appropriate the splashy orange-meets-statement shoe look...
Leather jackets and pops of black lent a serious undertone, while shift dresses were pure '60s. A handful of colorblock pieces with large square pockets kept things from being too retro and loose-fitting silhouettes throughout offered up a relaxed, sporty air.
In a poll conducted by the magazine, they found that a Hermes 'Birkin' bag was the favourite bag among their readers, so the actress/model carried a pink croc 'Birkin' whilst wearing a Rue du Mail Spring 2013 dress at the event.
Her ivory silk-georgette shift dress with razor-sharp...
Rue du Mail took on a mash up of the sixties and geometry. If you smash it all together you'll probably get a very cool and rather retro optical illusion.
Paris Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2012 Pt 7 - Femininity: Sophia Kokosalaki, Rue de Mail and Anne Valerie Hash
As a long-standing fan of Sophia's draped dresses, this collection made me happy to see her 'back':
Rue de Mail
I absolutely adored these ink-and-watercolor...
Olivia Palermo was spotted out and about in New York City sporting a $40 Elie Tahari For DesigNation Taxi Georgette Top, $210 Westward Leaning X Olivia Palermo 6.2 Saline Sunglasses, and Christian Louboutin Funky 120MM Black Patent Leather Strappy Sandals:
Her taxi and city scape graphic tee...