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Ears to the Streets: Puttin’On The Ritz!


This Spring we are expecting to see you ladies a bit more dolled up than usual! Adding a bit of high-class attitude to your looks by including a dressy element whether it be lady-like gloves, fancy-pants suspenders or trading-up your “59Fifty” for an old-world fedora. Here we’ve put together some key elements to “Puttin’ On the Ritz” this season. This phrase, “Puttin’ On the Ritz”, dates back to the 20′s/30′s and means to ‘dress very fashionably’. So let’s break-out the tulle trimmed hats, add a pair of spats to your look or a bow-tie to your hair and strut your stuff girl! Here’s a sneak peak…see the whole story after the jump!

Text through out are lyrics from Irving Berlins revised song lyrics of his original 1929 classic “Puttin’ On the Ritz”. First Row: Promotional movie Poster from 1930 movie, look from Ralph Laurens SP ’08 collection, look from Alexander Herchcovitch SP ’08collection, Treizeor bows. Second Row: vintage fancy man pillow, “La Moufette” limited edition braces from Trafalgar, Tuxedo Style sock garters from Sock Dreams. Third Row: Reversable Spats by Official Tourist, look from Treizeor SP ’08, tuxedo stripe. Fourth Row: look from Bottega Veneta SP ’08, Christain Lacroix glovelettes, “Lil’ Dap” hat from Still Life, Sock garters from Miss Dater. Fifth Row: Liza Minelli in Cabaret, look from Treizeor SP ’08, look from KArl Lagerfeld, Office Tramp SP ’08. Sixth Row: Bows from Treizeor. Seventh Row: Tiffany watch, look from Ralph Lauren SP ’08, Miss Dater garters in action, Bow ring from Claire Pain. Eighth Row: Chirstian Lacroix glovelettes, Spats by Posso the Spat, look from Cavern SP ’08, leopard gloves from Girl Props. Ninth Row: Bows from Lady Luck Rules OK!, watch from Nixon, look from Alexander Herchcovitch SP ’08. Tenth Row: look from Ralph Lauren SP ’08, Leather bow headband from Claire Pain and “Chain Reaction”braces from Trafalgar.


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One Response to “Ears to the Streets: Puttin’On The Ritz!”

  1. ladylexx Lexx says:

    You just blew my mind with that mood/inspiration/style board! LOVE!

    Those reversable spats by Official Tourist & Christian Lacroix glovelettes are SERIOUS!

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