Archive for January, 2010

TIME OUT

Things at Atlantis Home have been a bit crazy lately, so yesterday Karen and I decided to take a day away from the computers and do something we both love–tapping into creativity.  Karen decided to take a safari into Africa, and I channeled Cyndi Lauper, and decided girls just want to wear newspaper.  Here are [...]

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A GREAT CHANEL FIND

Recently I found this incredibly insane Chanel faux fur jacket on E-bay for $199.00!!  I really couldn't believe it!  You never know what you will find on E-bay.  After a bit of research, I discerned this jacket was from the Fall/94 collection.  I'm so excited to have this piece in my vintage collection–it's outrageously fun! [...]

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SONG OF THE EXILE

One of my favorite blogs to have discovered of late is                                               

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HANNA BERNHARD

Over the Christmas holidays I spent a lot of time on line, and was delighted to find Hanna Bernhard's site.  She is the most amazing jewelry designer I have ever encountered.   It's hard to find words to describe the impact of her jewelry.  The scale and detail is amazing!  Hanna Bernhard is actually a [...]

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INSPIRING

I'm looking to dress my house up a bit since deciding that we will stay here and not move…out with the old american primitive pieces.  I have already consigned them.  I would like something a little more grown up.  My favorite source for inspiration is   I'm not usually a stripe person, but I love [...]

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THE ORIGINAL BAD ASS–SIGOURNEY WEAVER

Every woman wants to be a bad ass in films these days–but the original bad ass is no doubt–Sigourney Weaver—I love her….images to follow………   Love this photo..   The Alien series scared me to death…I'm not sure I've finished one completely.     Go Sigourney…..   I loved her in Galaxy Quest….     [...]

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BLOGGER MEET-UP AND OTHER THINGS

Right after Christmas I met up with Crystal from    Crystal, Carol and me……   Again Design Studio–my favorite!!   Carol loves to shop here too…   Pillows made from vintage scarves–they sound kind of fragile, but they are actually tough and durable. I'm wearing a Moschino safety pin jacket….Carol is wearing BCBG.  Rachel Merrill [...]

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HUSSEIN CHALAYAN

Remember the amazing thigh high boots with garters from Hussein Chalayan's fall 09 collection?   Well–I managed to acquire a pair of these beauties!!  They are fabulous.  The leather is so soft, and they are so comfortable too…   Aren't they gorgeous?  Jane and I are looking forward to styling more outfits with them later….I [...]

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CLOTHES CAMERAS AND COFFEE

One of my favorite young bloggers is Roz from               Don't you love her photography?          Roz is definitely multi talented!  Check out her blog!  Thanks Roz! Atlantis Vintage will re-open with a clearance sale tomorrow night at 9:00 PM central time.  That's January 10th.  Everyone stay [...]

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TEEN VOGUE

 Jane Keltner wrote a great article in this months Teen Vogue about Jane, her blog, and our design collaboration with     Jane and  I were especially pleased with the bell sleeves!  Gryphon did such a fantastic job interpreting our  original sketch.    We were inspired by the style of Amelia Earhart when we first [...]

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