Window Shopping: The Diane Von Furstenburg Edition

When i first started this blog, i had a page with some of my most longed for fashion loves, that page included a Kate Spade bag, a pair of Jimmy Choo’s and a classic wrap dress by Diane Von Furstenburg.
That page isn’t on the blog any more  and my lusting after a Kate Spade  bag and a pair of super high Jimmy Choos has long gone. However the love of the classic wrap dress and retro prints of a DVF dress still remains.
From time to time i window shop at Matches Fashion and take in some of the DVF range and dream of wearing, what is to me, the epitome of all dresses.

Julian Dress

Β£162.00 sale price from Β£325.00

The iconic wrap dress which originates from whence she first started back in the 1970’s and then relaunched with the same cut of dress in 1997. Classic, timeless pieces.
The thing i love about a wrap dress is how beautifully flattering they are for every shape. I have owned quite a lot of wrap dresses in my time, from when i was a skinny 18 year old to now 10 years later with a lot bigger *ahem* curves. With a sales price tag of Β£162.00 i can not tell you how tempted i am to buy one of these beautiful pieces that would become the prized possession to me in the wardrobe department. It’s just one of those dresses that would be a treat to me… a nod to myself as an adult. the pat on the back, the well done you’ve worked hard, you deserve this… πŸ˜‰
And while we’re at it, if i had an unlimited pot of funds to spend, here’s how i’d accessories the wrap dress:

DVF Boots

VENESSA ARIZAGA Necklace

Top Handel DVF Tote

One day i shall own a DVF wrap dress… i truly believe if you want something enough you can make it happen… Positive Mental Attitude… right?!

Do you have a dream piece that you cyber stalk?









This is a collaboration post with www.matchesfashion.com, thank you for supporting the companies i have the opportunity to work with… off to go cyber stalk some more… meet me there?

24 Comments

  1. January 14, 2013 / 12:24 pm

    oh my, kaye spade is at the top of my must have lists.. i haven't grown out of that obsession just yet! chloe cat eye sunnies too. love!

    • January 14, 2013 / 3:18 pm

      i had a kate spade.. it was lovely and then i sold it on ebay as i hardly used it… i think i may have been under the weather or a leetle cray-cray lol! xx

  2. January 14, 2013 / 12:25 pm

    She is such a classic lady and her designs are absolutely timeless!
    -Kati

    • January 14, 2013 / 3:18 pm

      She is isnt she! i didn't know she was married to a prince and was a princess previously! xx

  3. January 14, 2013 / 3:19 pm

    yes ..handbags! a designer bag is on the list for me too. something i can keep for years and use every day but that every time i look at it it will make me smile! xx

  4. January 14, 2013 / 7:59 pm

    thnx for your lovely comment.
    love your blog. yes i love wrap dress.. they are so comfy and easy to put on.
    xo sabbi

  5. January 14, 2013 / 9:47 pm

    I love the puzzle dress, it is so super cute!

  6. January 14, 2013 / 11:39 pm

    Wrap dresses seem so easy – unfortunately I don't own one. Pretty dresses, I am a cyber stalkers of crazy jumpers xx

  7. January 15, 2013 / 2:18 am

    I can see why you're lusting over those dresses they are gorgeous! And so perfectly classic with a little twist in the print. I am currently been looking for some real leather boots instead of having to wear cheap boots made of chintzy material. But they are so expensive, so I totally understand your dilemma πŸ™‚

  8. January 15, 2013 / 2:36 am

    dvf can do no wrong in my eyes and yes….I cyber stalk a pair of alice & olivia pants EVERY day!!!
    brooke @ what2wear

  9. January 15, 2013 / 9:36 am

    Hey Rachel, thanks for your super nice comment on my blog! πŸ™‚ It really means a lot to me.
    Your blog is great and I really like your style! Glad that I found it.

  10. January 15, 2013 / 3:03 pm

    Thanks for your comment over on my blog. I am loving dropping by today and seeing this post on wrap dresses. I am also a big fan and love DVF. I loved the children collaboration at Gap last year but it was all a bit too girly for my boy to pull off πŸ™ Rubbish!

  11. January 15, 2013 / 8:17 pm

    Hey! Thank u so much for your comment on my page! I' a new follower πŸ™‚

  12. January 15, 2013 / 11:28 pm

    My Marc Jacobs bag is that item for me. I use it every day and adore it. It will always be special to be! I quite fancy some Westwood… X

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