Jacket, Dress & Bloomers (i think!) I'm including this post in Window Shopping even though I ended up taking pictures indoors at Niche in The Grove Arcade. These pieces are by Magnolia Pearl, based in Texas, for which Niche is the only local source. "Suit" with Jacket Open Though I tend to avoid upscale shopping … Read more
Homegirl didn’t want to be in a blog but this garment certainly does! What’s weird is that this piece looked almost mass-manufactured in real life but it has the slightly rough edges that I’m currently appreciating in this snapshot. Need to see it on somebody!
Work by Gigi Reneé This delicate layered work caught my eye in the window of Vintage Moon at 82-B N. Lexington, in part, because I couldn't tell if it was one piece or two. Turns out that it's a combination of a petticoat from 1892, i.e. a real antique, and a piece by designer Gigi … Read more
King of the Window I'm sure many of you have seen this noble man[nequin] in the window of The Costume Shoppe at 32 N. Lexington.