FASHION | MIXED METALS


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My collections are very much resort and Dolce Vita-inspired. I love the timeless shape of the caftan. The caftan embodies elegance. It holds allure, beauty and mystery and can be worn absolutely anywhere from resort to beach to dinner. Our 2017 collection explores the glamorous roots of resort wear with a muted palette of silver and nude, and hints of platinum and gold metallic sparkle. Signature pieces like our Boubou caftan provide instant glamour.

In Paris, I love to visit my friend Jonathan (Jay Ahr) someone with whom I collaborated this month to introduce a new capsule collection of elegant metallic clutches – a re-interpretation of his classic Milk Bag (Its name is an acronym for what the bag can carry: money, iPhone or ID, lipstick and keys). We used soft hand braided leather, in sophisticated metallic colors to match our silver bronze gold and black pieces . We created the baby clutch for day and night, a big clutch for work, and I had to have a Caba — the workbasket of Provencal women which is perfect for work, beach, travel, and it holds my dog Boubou. My Caba has become my favorite bag.

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I also love Gianvito Rossi for shoes; Necklaces and earrings by Iraj Moini and Verdura. I also love everything snake, like the Bulgar Serpenti collection If we can post expensive pieces then
Bulgari Serpenti collection and I love Bucellati rings.

For bags I love Hermes bags (and vintage jewelry) and Nancy Gonzalez croc clutches.