New Ivey Abitz Website

March 19, 2017
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New IveyAbitz.com

Ivey Abitz has launched a new website to showcase and sell bespoke clothing designs and accessories. The new IveyAbitz.com is designed for responsiveness across multiple devices. Now visitors can view look books and shop on a smartphone as well as a desktop computer. The website launch coincides with the debut of the Spring 2017 Collection....

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Philosophy of Clothing Design in the Ivey Abitz Limited Edition 2016 Collection

September 9, 2016
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Philosophy of Clothing Design in the Ivey Abitz Limited Edition 2016 Collection

The latest Ivey Abitz collection is inspired by the bloom of the hydrangea, a favourite of the designer that lasts all through summer and well into autumn. It symbolizes the designer's quest for Absolute Beauty through design that satisfies the creative soul.

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Tiny Look Book

October 25, 2013
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Here is a rare macro view of the 2013 Fall/Winter Collection by Ivey Abitz. See the normal size look book at IveyAbitz.com/2013fallwinter/.

Macro view of Fall/Winter looks by Ivey Abitz

Fall/Winter Looks

Finding a perfect blend of quality, detail, and lifestyle

May 23, 2013
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Finding a perfect blend of quality, detail, and lifestyle

Years ago I had decided I would dress for myself and not need someone else’s approval for my own individual style. I even took a stab at sewing myself, but my design concepts were much better than the finished product! So, when I looked up the Ivey Abitz website, I...

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Gilbert Cardigan Inspired by Sailing Captain

May 10, 2013
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Gilbert Cardigan Inspired by Sailing Captain

The Gilbert Cardigan is a namesake of the dearest sailor and captain we've ever known, Captain Gilbert. He sailed the Great Lakes with his family, and his kindness left an indelible mark on us.

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A Glimpse at Recent Ivey Abitz Orders

March 15, 2013
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Ivey Abitz order

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Look of Loyalty

March 10, 2013
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Loyal dog with well dressed woman.

Cynthia and Evie wearing the Look of Loyalty

I snapped this on a Sunday walk thru Central Park. Cynthia (left) is wearing the Blanchefleur Duster Coat over the Fennefleur Frock with boots from the Vintage Shoe Company. Evie is wearing her custom made sweater from a knitter in upstate New York. The “Look of Loyalty” theme for this first collection of 2013 is actually a permanent theme of Ivey Abitz life. And I was amazed at how this scene was like one of Cynthia’s watercolor looks brought to life:

Watercolor of Ivey Abitz clothing

A watercolor from the 2013 Collection One by Ivey Abitz

Holiday Interview with Cynthia Ivey Abitz

November 30, 2012
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Holiday Interview with Cynthia Ivey Abitz

It can be tough to tear a busy designer away from her piles of fabric swatches even for 5 minutes. (Yes, even when you are married to her - which I am.) But that's what I did on the one week anniversary of the 2012 Holiday Collection. I sat Cynthia Ivey Abitz (CIA) down...

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Holiday Look Video

November 26, 2012
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See bespoke Holiday Looks by Ivey Abitz, with a personal message from the designer Cynthia Ivey Abitz.

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Embroidered Fabrics Selling Out

July 27, 2012
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Embroidered Fabrics Selling Out

The Limited Edition Summer 2012 collection includes 3 elegant embroidered fabrics. Of the three, Lake Embroidered Silk Charmeuse just sold out, so if you are interested in ordering bespoke Ivey Abitz garments in an embroidered fabric (at 20% off through 08/05/12), then don’t delay. See all the fabrics from this collection at our fabric...

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