Posts Tagged ‘ silk ’

The Phrase Vintage Inspired Clothes

February 12, 2009
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The Phrase Vintage Inspired Clothes

In 2008, I made a pledge to wear as little mass-produced clothing as possible and started to seek out individual designers and websites that featured handmade items. Little did I know that by innocently Googling the phrase “vintage inspired clothes” one day last summer would cause me to become an addict.

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My Precious Baedeker Shirt

May 27, 2008
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I think the last time I had worn taffeta was as a little girl: a poofy skirted dress that always impelled me to twirl around and around pretending I was a ballerina. But then my eyes beheld a beautiful sight one day and I realized that I just HAD to have something in that...

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Practical and Beautiful

May 17, 2008
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Ivey Abitz has come to my wardrobe rescue. I can choose designs in the fabrics and colors that work well for me so I can mix-and-match to my heart's content.

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Staying Cool in the Florida Heat – in Ivey Abitz

March 31, 2008
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it is getting to be that time of year in florida that i dread. because i know in a month it's going to get hot. then it will be scorching. then....right around july and august, just when you think it can't get any hotter - and this gets me every year - it does...

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simple everyday laundering methods for ivey abitz garments

March 13, 2008
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i really do believe that these ivey abitz clothes are made to wear every day, and i do wear them every day. i wear them to work at our soap company where i am making things by hand. i am getting into all sorts of creams, essential oils, carrier oils, soaps, body products and...

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