MARGARITA BARRERA

I’ve been putting together a collection of Margarita Barrera belts for the last couple of months.  I find them from time to time, but they are very rare.  Margarita Barrera worked alongside Christopher Ross in the 80′s before launching her own line of belts.  I love Margarita’s work, and the finishes she used on her belt buckles. This hawk is huge and amazing!!  I have put six of them for sale on the site–along with some other cute home items.

This humming bird is the most massive belt buckle I’ve seen to date.  I love it–luckily, I found two, so I can keep one!

I hope everyone has a great weekend planned.  Carol and I are going to plant our herb garden if we are not blown away by the wind.

I spent so much time looking through my photo collection of trips to Japan–it’s my favorite country to visit, and I have to wonder if it will ever be the same?  I can barely look at the images and videos posted on line, and I’m thankful I don’t have a TV right now or I would be a complete basket case.  My heart aches for the people of Japan.

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17 Responses
  • benedetta March 12, 2011 at 4:36 PM

    Wow they are amazing.
    Have a nice weekend, mine will be a relaxing one after a work trip

    xx

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  • NancyDaQ March 12, 2011 at 4:43 PM

    Beautiful! I love all of them.

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  • arlene March 12, 2011 at 5:51 PM

    Hi Judy!
    What an absolutely amazing collection. I’m also just heart broken over the devastation in Japan. It’s nice you have such wonderful memories. Here’s to a good weekend :)
    Very best,
    Arlene

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  • Julie March 12, 2011 at 6:13 PM

    love the one with colibri and flower

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  • Prêt à Porter P March 13, 2011 at 1:53 AM

    I think you and jane single-handedly put Christopher Ross back on the map! The see no, speak no, hear no one is quite cute.

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  • Femi March 13, 2011 at 9:24 AM

    Great belts! these complete any outfit! x

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  • candice chu March 13, 2011 at 4:42 PM

    awww u always have the greatest stuff!!!! luv these!!

    CC

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  • Michelle March 13, 2011 at 5:07 PM

    i can’t help but feel so sorry for those in Japan. I think this might have been the first time where we have been able to see things at real time as far as the actual disaster happening. My heart goes out to them.

    You always find the best things online. I’m so happy I was able to find salvage some items from your dry goods shop.

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  • Simone March 13, 2011 at 5:43 PM

    Wow amazing collection!

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  • Tonia March 14, 2011 at 4:39 AM

    Lovely collection, and my prayers are with Japan.

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  • Tiffany March 14, 2011 at 12:49 PM

    Love those belts! So gorgeous…just not sure if I could pull them off as fabulously as you do!

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  • Victoria March 15, 2011 at 12:45 PM

    I love Japan too. The people, the culture, the fashion. I can’t watch the images online either. Check out my blog for ways to donate to Japan relief effort.

    Victoria
    http://diva-in-distress.blogspot.com

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  • Jen Smith March 16, 2011 at 3:43 AM

    Those belts are AMAZING!!!!

    jen
    http://blankwhiteframes.blogspot.com

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  • blue roses March 17, 2011 at 5:29 PM

    my sentiments exactly; although i like being an informed citizen of the world, i am glad i do not own a television, otherwise the media bombardment would be too overwhelming to ever handle.

    on a more frivolous note, this belt is absolutely stunning, and you are very lucky to ever find any of these.

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  • lau March 18, 2011 at 8:05 PM

    me encantan todos♥ http://laumassaferro.blogspot.com/

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  • Sarah March 20, 2011 at 5:26 AM

    I love your blog! Please check out mine and follow if you’d like :)

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  • Deathbyshoe March 20, 2011 at 4:11 PM

    These are gorgeous and so so funky. I love the monkey belt, too cute!

    -Danielle

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